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Ramen DANBO is coming to West Village, New York!

We’re about to open our newest restaurant in West Village, New York – our third location in the USA. Our Grand Opening will be Aug. 20th, 2020 at 11:00 AM. There will be a soft opening from Aug. 17th to 19th, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM and 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Notice: Kitsilano location closed from Monday, February 24th to Friday, February 28th, 2020

Please note that our Kitsilano location will be closed from Monday, February 24th to Friday, February 28th, 2020, due to interior construction work. We appreciate your understanding, and apologize for any inconvenience.

Our Robson location will be open, and pleased to serve you during the interruption.

The Kitsilano location will return to regular service on Saturday, February 29th.

Warm regards from all of us at Ramen DANBO, Kitsilano.

Vancouver Locations – Cashless Notice

To facilitate quicker and smoother service, please note that from April 1st, 2020, we will only accept payment via any credit or debit card. Cash payments will not be available.

Curry Tonkotsu Ramen – a seasonal winter item, available from November 16th

When flavors from Japan meet the spices of India, amazing things happen. Our chefs have created an original creamy Tonkotsu broth with authentic Japanese curry spices. Spicy Rekka, Chashu-men, and Vegan versions are available. We recommend that you combine your ramen with a bowl of white rice for a truly satisfying taste experience.  Come in today and try it!  Limited quantities will be served each day, and for a limited time only.

We’ve updated our Customer Appreciation Stamp Cards

Please note the following rules regarding the use of our Stamp Cards:

• One stamp per ramen order, per customer.
• Please present the card when paying for your meal.
• After collecting your 5th or 10th stamp during your current visit, you can receive your free offering upon your next visit to Ramen DANBO.
• Please inform your server when ordering, if using your stamp reward for ramen or gyoza.
• At the time of payment, stamps for ramen ordered by multiple customers in one group can be placed on a single card.
• Stamps collected on separate cards cannot be added together.
• Any card that contains a stamp that is not authorized by Ramen DANBO will be considered void.
• We are unable to replace stamped cards that are lost by the customer, for any reason.
• For use at our Canada and USA locations only.

You may continue to use previously issued Stamp Cards. Please note that these rules apply to new Stamp Cards, as well as all previous editions.

We look forward to serving you!

Notice: Kitsilano location closed from Tuesday, February 19th to Friday, February 22nd, 2019

Please note that our Kitsilano location will be closed from Tuesday, February 19th to Friday, February 22nd, 2019, due to interior construction work. We appreciate your understanding, and apologize for any inconvenience.

Our Robson location will be open, and pleased to serve you during the interruption.

The Kitsilano location will return to regular service on Saturday, February 23rd.

Warm regards from all of us at Ramen DANBO, Kitsilano.

Ramen DANBO Gift Cards available at all locations

This year, give the gift of great taste! Ramen DANBO Gift Cards are a perfect idea for the holiday season, and are currently available at all of our locations.

Drop by today and purchase a gift card, while supplies last!

Photo: Wes Hicks, Unsplash.com

Ramen DANBO is coming to Brooklyn, New York!

We’re about to open our newest restaurant in Brooklyn, New York – our second location in the USA. Our Grand Opening will be held on Dec. 10th, 2018. A soft opening will be held on Dec. 7th, 8th, and 9th. To prepare, we are now hiring. Please feel free to contact us here if you are interested in a position.

Ramen DANBO is coming to Seattle!

This coming Fall 2017, Ramen DANBO is opening a new restaurant in Capitol Hill, Seattle – the first location in the USA. To prepare for the grand opening, we are now hiring. Please feel free to contact us here if you are interested in a position.

Notice: Kitsilano location closed all day on Monday, June 5th, 2017

Please note that our Kitsilano location will be closed all day on Monday, June 5th, 2017 due to scheduled maintenance. We appreciate your understanding, and apologize for any inconvenience.

Our Robson location will be open, and pleased to serve you during the interruption.

The Kitsilano location will return to regular service on June, June 6th

Warm regards from all of us at Ramen DANBO, Kitsilano.

Notice: Kitsilano location opening from 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 31st

Please note that our Kitsilano location will be opening later than usual, from 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 31st due to scheduled glass repairs. We appreciate your understanding, and apologize for any inconvenience.

The Kitsilano location will return to regular service on Wednesday, February 1st.

Warm regards from all of us at Ramen DANBO, Kitsilano.

Curry Tonkotsu Ramen! A DANBO original, available for a limited time only.

When flavors from Japan meet the spices of India, amazing things happen.  Our chefs have created an original recipe, and we’re the first to bring Curry Tonkotsu Ramen to North America.  We recommend that you combine your ramen with a bowl of white rice for a truly satisfying taste experience.  Come in today and try it!  Limited quantities will be served each day, and for a limited time only.

Ramen DANBO is pleased to announce our second Vancouver location, on Robson Street! Opening Thursday, Nov. 5th at 11:00 a.m.

The customer response to our first location in North America, in Kitsilano, has been phenomenal and beyond expectations.  We’re very pleased to announce the launch of our second location, at 1333 Robson Street, in the chic and lively West End of Downtown Vancouver.

Robson Street is already famous for brand name stores, fashion, and fine dining with an international flavour.  Now Robson Street will also be known for first-class authentic and traditional Fukuoka-style Tonkotsu ramen!

Preparations for the launch of our new shop are well under way – please join us on Thursday, November 5th from 11:00 a.m. for the grand opening.

Ramen DANBO in the local Vancouver Media

The opening of our newest location in Kitsilano has created some buzz in the neighbourhood, and in the local media.  Have a look at what some of Vancouver’s notable blogs have to say:

Vancity Buzz: Authentic Japanese Noodles with a twist
Vancouver’s ever-expanding ramen scene can count one more contender for stellar slurp-able noodles and soup. Ramen Danbo, located in Kitsilano on 4th near Burrard, has recently opened its doors, serving up steaming bowls of specialty broth and noodles with a few custom twists….
http://www.vancitybuzz.com/2015/05/ramen-danbo-vancouver-kitsilano/

Nosh and Nibble: Ramen Danbo – Tonkotsu Ramen and Gyoza Review – Vancouver
Hey guys happy Saturday! Today I have an exciting ramen review to share with you from Ramen Danbo, Vancouver’s newest Japanese opening in Kitsilano! Does the ramen provide warmth and relaxation or brittle sadness? Read on to find out…
http://noshandnibbleblog.com/post/119683187978/ramen-danbo-vancouver-tonkotsu-gyoza-review

The Happy Sloths: New Kitsilano Restaurant: Ramen Danbo Review
Hey everyone, I am back today with another food post, featuring the new Ramen Danbo on West 4th in Kitsilano. Known for their authentic flavors and with over twenty locations in Japan, Ramen Danbo first opened in 2000. I visited their first Canadian location in Vancouver earlier this month, to read more about the restaurant and what I ate, click…
http://www.thehappysloths.com/2015/05/ramen-danbo-review-vancouver.html

Nomms: Japanese Noodles Fukuoka Style
Ramen Danbo is a new Japanese ramen noodle restaurant that took over the space from Zakkushi Kitsilano on 1833 W 4th Avenue. Seems like the ramen craze hasn’t slowed down one bit in Vancouver.  I think I will add Ramen Danbo to my list of best ramen noodles in Vancouver…
http://nomss.com/ramen-danbo-vancouver-kitsilano/

You can also join other foodies and take part in the conversation about Ramen Danbo at Yelp.ca – kindly leave a comment about your Kyushu Hakata Tonkotsu ramen experience:
http://www.yelp.ca/biz/danbo-vancouver

Join us for our Special Grand Opening on Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.

Vancouver, are you ready to treat yourself to some authentic Fukuoka-style Kyushu Hakata Tonkotsu ramen? Hurry before the line-ups start, and join us at our new location in Kitsilano (the first outside of Japan), on West 4th avenue, just west of Burrard Street.

Early-arriving guests will be provided with a limited number of coupon cards that can later be exchanged for either a free serving of extra noodles, a half serving of pan-fried Yaki Gyoza, or a soft-boiled egg ramen topping.

You can also get your hands on a coveted Ramen DANBO stamp card. 5 stamps gets you a free serving of pan-fried Yaki Gyoza, and 10 stamps results in a free Classic Tonkotsu Ramen. We’ll be giving away extra stamps to some lucky customers during our opening week!