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The 8 Best Ramen Places in Hayes Valley, San Francisco

Updated: March 5, 2021

Finding the top Hayes Valley restaurants has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the best restaurants, we reviewed the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to easily compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours.

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Iza Ramen Lower Haight

Asian
San Francisco, Hayes Valley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Mangrove Kitchen

Thai
San Francisco, Hayes Valley
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Marufuku Ramen SF

Japanese
San Francisco, Lower Pacific Heights
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Nojo Ramen Tavern

Japanese · $18 avg. price for 1 bowl ramen
San Francisco, Van Ness - Civic Center
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Hinodeya Ramen Bar

Japanese · $15 avg. price for 1 bowl ramen
San Francisco, Lower Pacific Heights
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Ramen Yamadaya

Asian
San Francisco, Lower Pacific Heights
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Namu Stonepot

Korean · $12 avg. price for 1 bowl ramen
San Francisco, North Panhandle
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Umai Ramen House

Japanese
San Francisco, Lower Pacific Heights
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate this list?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. For these results, 3104661 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 31320 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1904 lists and articles from SFist, Zagat and TimeOut and others were carefully reviewed by Feastfox. The spots that made the cut have been featured in SFist - The 9 Best Ramen Shops In San Francisco (And One In Oakland), Zagat - 8 Must-Try Ramen Spots in the Bay Area and TimeOut - The best ramen shops in San Francisco. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With Feastfox, money never makes the list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Pick your dollar sign

Know what prices to expect in every neighborhood. Deal-seekers will love the lower prices at North Panhandle, while those who love to splurge may enjoy what Van Ness - Civic Center has to offer. Knowing the average price of 1 bowl ramen will help you know what to expect next time you dine out.

NeighborhoodAve. price for 1 bowl ramen# Ramen restaurants
Van Ness - Civic Center$183
Lower Pacific Heights$129
North Panhandle$121

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