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“Good but CROWDED!”
Review of Santouka

Santouka
Ranked #171 of 2,490 Restaurants in San Jose
Cuisines: Japanese
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Not sure if it is worth the wait. But when I am traveling, I tend to take the long lines. It is long for a reason, right?

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank ptirvine
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

We were looking for Japanese good quality food for lunch and we came to this wonderful place, like time travel lung in Asia! The Ramen restaurant is inside the food market! There was a 20-30 mins wait, you choose your soup, there are many combinations. It was very agreeable wait, you have several choices for a great budget! The food is delicious and authentic! You buy and sit to eat. Next to it there is amazing Japanese ice cream, not to miss, get the waffle 3-taste boat for 4,50! Then visit the Japanese book store! Amazing experience, food and time!

Date of visit: July 2016
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Thank Maria M
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Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

If you are hungry for ramen, Santouka Ramen is great!

Santouka Ramen is usually inside of every Mitsuwa Marketplace.

Good authentic ramen, quick and cheap! And you can go to grocery shopping at Mitsuwa after eating Ramen!

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank MrsHMeyer
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Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

This is my favorite ramen place outside of Japan! They have all the typical broths (soy, miso, etc.). Be aware that busy times like lunch on the weekends can mean 1 hour wait times for food.

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank rzsandoval
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Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

This is my favorite ramen place in the Bay Area! The taste is super good. Even though there is always a long time (at least 20 mins), I think it is still worthy! Highly recommend it if you like ramen!

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Rachel S
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