Addison, TX 75001
- Mon-Thurs 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11pm, Sun 12pm-10pm
- Wheelchair accessible
- Lunch, Dinner
You can get ramen in a few places in Dallas, but the area was without a dedicated ramen shop until Ramen Hakata opened in Addison. True to Hakata-style, the soup is offered up at a low cost, without too many frills or extras. You can order extra noodles, soft-boiled eggs, garlic and other garnishes if you like, but no matter what you throw at your bowl you’re still left with a simple but delicious meal.
If you’re in the mood for snacking before you slurp, a few appetizers deserve your attention. The chicken karaage offers bite sized morsels of crispy fried chicken, and the chasu bun offers the same round of pork found in the ramen with a sweet sauce in a steamed bun. And then there’s the gyoza, which are fried to a crisp here, with little crunchy bits clinging to the wrapper. Paying a visit to Ramen Hakata without ordering them could be construed as criminal intent.
Get the Food & Drink Newsletter
Our weekly guide to Dallas dining includes food news and reviews, as well as dining events and interviews with chefs and restaurant owners.
Related Stories (4)
Wabi House Brings Ramen to Lower Greenville, Because You Can't Be Late to the Noodle Trend
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 7 a.m. by Amy McCarthy
Food trends seem to be about three (or 10, sometimes) years late in making their way to Dallas from the East and West coasts. Even as the scene here has accelerated in recent years, we've lagged behind other cities in terms of offer...
Ramen Hakata: Noodle-Bowl Bliss in a Suburban Strip-Mall Box
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 10:01 a.m. by Scott Reitz
There are many ways to disguise a restaurant located in the aesthetic black hole of a strip mall, but most designers start with the windows. When used properly, drapes, blinds and window tints wrap the dining room in a shroud, creat...
Dallas' 10 Best Bowls of Ramen
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 10:14 a.m. by Amy McCarthy
Thanks to a seemingly unstoppable food trend, ramen is no longer those disgusting packets you subsisted on in college. Iterations of the Japanese staple dish have been showing up on menus across Dallas for the past few years, especi...
A First Look at Ramen Hakata in Addison
Monday, August 11, 2014 at 9:01 a.m. by Kathryn DeBruler
Coming in, sitting down, scanning the menu, ordering, waiting, eating and finally, satisfactorily patting our bellies while saying "wasn't that good" before going home. This is the order of things, the way we eat out. It is a compla...