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799 San Antonio Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303-4801
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  • Excellent60%
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16 Sep 2017
“Awesome apot”
17 Jul 2017
“Great ramen”
Closes in 16 min
11:30 - 14:00All hours
799 San Antonio Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303-4801
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We came from out of town, looking for a quick place to grab yummy food before concert at shoreline. Place was awesome! Enjoyed some edamame, agedashi tofu and sesame wings appetizers, which were awesome. We sampled the house ramen, and a couple of the rice...More

Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Fast service. Clean. Parking. Friendly waitstaff. Perfect for lunch!! Vegetarian ramen plus tofu was good.

Thank redgeorgiadawg
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Recently arrived from a trip to Japan and stumbled upon Dohatsuten. My taste buds felt like I had never left Japan. I have tried several of the Ramen and onigiri. Can't get enough. Have been back about 5 times since I returned from Japan. Oishii!...More

Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Don't go there if ambiance and decor is important to you. But if you want excellent Ramen and don't mind the wait, by all means go to Donhatsuten. The broth is tasty and the pork slices are tender and full of flavor. You can't go...More

Thank dancingfish1
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Dohatsuten is my favorite restaurant in Palo Alto. Food is fresh, portions are big, staff is friendly. Hands down the best ramen I've ever had. The miso broth is perfect. It's a small space but outdoor seating is available. Check the hours before you go...More

1  Thank Sasquatcz1
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We wanted to try real ramen for the first time, and this place came highly recommended. We ordered pork gyoza, and signature ramen - one mild, and one spicy ( and it was really spicy in the best way possible ). All of the food...More

1  Thank elinzabeth
Reviewed 9 October 2013

This place is pretty unassuming, with a sign advertising "Japanese Tapas and Ramen" on a busy 4 lane dividied road, so I've gone by many times without stopping by. Last night I had their "Hyper" ramen and it was amazing. Best I've had in California.

2  Thank Owen B
Reviewed 8 October 2013

I have enjoyed Dohatsuten Ramen for the past couple of years. Their house special is probably the best Ramen I have had outside of Japan. They are located in a small building just off San Antonio Road, and can be a challenge to get there....More

3  Thank Douglas T
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11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 799 San Antonio Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303-4801
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
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