Best Pho, Ramen, Pasta and Other Noodles in Philly

Five best noodle places in Philadelphia right now.

Pho Ha | Photo by Claudia Gavin

Pho Ha | Photo by Claudia Gavin

So many noodles in so many forms. From Asian to Italian, from quick lunches, to luxurious dinners, here are the best noodle dishes in Philadelphia, culled from Philadelphia magazine’s Best of Philly issue.

Best Pho in Philadelphia

Pho Ha
Pho is super-abundant in Philly these days, but Pho Ha’s aromatic broths and oily chili paste lift it to the top ranks. 610 Washington Avenue, East Passyunk, 215-599-0264.

Best Pasta in Philadelphia

The chicken liver rigatoni has the most fanatical boosters, but don’t miss the seasonal specials, like the gemelli with green beans and basil pesto, or the sweet pea ravioli with mortadella mousse. 640 North Broad Street, 215-763-0920.

Best Ramen in Philadelphia

Ramen Bar
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 of noodles. 4040 Locust Street, University City, 215-243-9999.

Best Stir-Fry in Philadelphia

Go ahead and get crazy when placing your order on the touch-screen menu. Throw in extra organic kale! Add more pineapple! Then watch as your fresh ingredients get tossed in the seasoned woks. (Don’t worry: You won’t be waiting long.) Multiple locations,

Fast Noodles

Noodles & Company
The addicting, filling steak Stroganoff from this fast-casual chain should be your new comfort-food go-to.
Locations in Moorestown and Wilmington.

All of the Best of Philly bar restaurant winners are now online.