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Best Ramen

2018 Best Ramen

Hiro’s Gates of Hell at Hiro Ramen House

You’ll sweat a little while you’re eating it, and that’s fine. Your mouth will be aflame, too, but you’ll keep going like a masochist, slurping the chewy noodles – swimming in an aromatic Berkshire pork broth slick with chili oil – until you’ve finished every last bite. Bring a light beer (it’s BYO), and make sure it’s cold. You’ll need it. View Profile »

1102 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-626-5172 | Website

2016 Best Noodles


308 East Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, PA Website

Both pho newbies and pho addicts find common ground at this shop, which uses Lancaster chicken, thin-sliced grass-fed beef and never any MSG. But its […] Read more »

2015 Best Ramen

Ramen Bar

4040 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA Website

Ramen is all about the broth, and the pork-bone tonkotsu here is rich, dense and velvety. You’ll want to stretch it over an extra helping […] Read more »

2012 Best Ramen

Nom Nom Ramen

20 South 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA Website

The rich, silky broth and springy noodles will have you forgetting your college ramen-and our long, shameful citywide ramen famine. Read more »