Ramen Takara - Browns Bay

4 Anzac Road, Browns Bay, Auckland 0630
$$ Japanese New

Ramen Takara takes great care in crafting tasty, authentic Japanese dishes using locally sourced fresh, raw ingredients. We aim to provide an unique experience that all New Zealanders can enjoy.

Reservations

Business Info

  • Address: 4 Anzac Road, Browns Bay, Auckland 0630
  • Cross Street: -
  • Cuisine: Asian | Japanese |
  • Cost: | Inexpensive
  • Category: Casual Dining
  • Star Rating:
  • Reservations: Recommended
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • Meals Served: Lunch | Dinner |
  • Parking: Street |
  • Payment Options: VISA | MasterCard | Cash | Apple Pay | Android Pay | Debit |
  • Corkage Fee: N/A
  • Phone: 094766041
  • Features: Full Bar, Ocean View, Takeout Available, Wheelchair Access, Healthy Options,
  • Occasion: Child Friendly, Dining Alone, Vegetarian, Dog Friendly, Quick Bite, Trendy / Hip, Date Night,

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Business Hours

Reservations Available
Monday
Closed - Restaurant
Tuesday
All Day - Restaurant noon - 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday
All Day - Restaurant noon - 9:30 p.m.
Thursday
All Day - Restaurant noon - 9:30 p.m.
Friday
All Day - Restaurant noon - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday
All Day - Restaurant noon - 9:30 p.m.
Sunday
All Day - Restaurant noon - 9 p.m.
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Customer Reviews & Ratings

4.75 out of 5 stars based on 805 votes

Overall: 10/10
Food: 4/10
Service: 6/10
Ambience: 5/10
Value: 4/10
May 25, 2022
Chiew Choong W.
taste wise is good but lack of ingenuity . two things need improvement, noodle and also the quantity of it,

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
May 16, 2022
Kayana B.
Love Ramen Takara!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
May 09, 2022
Cameron B.
Great everything, staff, menu, atmos, the lot! Never fails

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 7/10
Value: 8/10
Apr 28, 2022
Irene H.
Excellent service and food. Took grandchildren for lunch and we all enjoyed it.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Apr 18, 2022
Jo G.
We love Takara and go there as often as we are able. The staff are just amazing - friendly and efficient. The food quality and value for money are outstanding. No improvements needed!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Mar 25, 2022
Christine S.
Always great

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Mar 22, 2022
Kayla H.
Love this place, great service, great food and drinks.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Mar 06, 2022
YUKARI H.
LOVE your food and hospitality.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 8/10
Mar 05, 2022
Sher H.
Love Ramen Takara, staff super friendly and efficient. Ambience is great. Clean and fresh venue.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 2/10
Service: 9/10
Ambience: 6/10
Value: 8/10
Feb 23, 2022
Paula S.
The tonkotsu ramen was very watery and not very flavourful. No rich pork flavour. The Karaage chicken wasn't crispy at all.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Feb 04, 2022
Elena S.
Our favourite local, never disappoints. Great variety of dishes to satisfy any ramen craving; helpful attentive staff. There is a good reason Ramen Takara keeps popping up on Top 50 cheap eats in Auckland

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Feb 04, 2022
Rod K.
Love your place . Food and service excellent as usual.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jan 20, 2022
Hamish L.
It was an amazing delicious meal for my partners birthday, and we loved the cake which was a wonderful and heartfelt surprise! All the food had the chefs heart and soul in every bite. Thank you Takara Ramen c u again soon!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jan 14, 2022
Rachael D.
Best Japanese food! So much so it reminds me of eating Ramen in Japan! Service is friendly, welcoming and attentive. Prices are generous as are the portions. The pork belly spring rolls are outstanding. So good!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Dec 20, 2021
Lorelle W.
I love this restaurant. The kids do too.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Dec 16, 2021
Ryan C.
Great service, food is Amazing

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Aug 08, 2021
Melissa L.
My favourite place, the staff are amazing (especially Kento!) And the food is next level. I have never been disappointed there and visit almost every week. Thank you Ramen Takara ❤

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 8/10
Ambience: 8/10
Value: 0/10
Jul 21, 2021
Luke A.
Difficult to get staffs attention for more beverages and people talking very loudly - this isn't the shops fault though. Overall excellent experience will be back again and again

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jul 08, 2021
Paul T.
Fantastic as always

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jun 22, 2021
shareece j.
everything was perfect! thank you

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jun 20, 2021
Jo G.
Excellent value and food consistently of a very high quality. Very authentic decor and great vibe.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jun 14, 2021
Terry T.
Our fave place in Browns bay.. friendly staff.. super efficient and great atmosphere

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jun 13, 2021
Renee L.
Yummy food and pleasant staff.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
May 26, 2021
Jo C.
Always great service and food

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
May 10, 2021
Malayka Y.
LOVE Ramen Takara!!!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
May 03, 2021
Sheryl K.
We all enjoyed our dinner at Ramen Takara. Many thanks for a great night.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Apr 04, 2021
Leanne A.
Friendly and helpful staff. Made my sister's birthday special and very accommodating. Great value for money!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Mar 24, 2021
Jason the pukeko baker J.
Was awesome as always

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Mar 09, 2021
Cathie K.
Always a good place to eat. Interesting food and friendly waiting staff.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Feb 22, 2021
Pip D.
Ramen Takara is a solid go to of ours and it never disappoints. The food is always outstanding and the service great!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Feb 14, 2021
Justin K.
Amazing experience as always

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Feb 11, 2021
Sarah S.
Our favourite place, didn't disappoint. Love it!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 9/10
Value: 10/10
Jan 14, 2021
Rachael D.
Always outstanding! Exceptional food, service and a beautiful beach location! Authentic gyoza and ramen noodles and karage that will keep you going back for more. How lucky are we having this on our door step! Thank you!!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jan 11, 2021
Moira H.
Very authentic run by Japanese...tasty quick food with friendly, accommodating staff

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Dec 14, 2020
Albertine R.
I'm a frequent customer at Ramen Takara because the food is always so delicious, it's affordable and the service is excellent! Best restaurant in Browns Bay for sure.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Nov 10, 2020
Melanie H.
Delicious food (the karage chicken and teriyaki salmon are the best), awesome atmosphere, quick service and super-friendly staff. Can’t fault this place - we keep coming back!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Nov 03, 2020
Lily N.
Food was amazing, and excellent service.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Oct 31, 2020
Michelle V.
Amazing food, staff were so friendly and gave wonderful service. Such a great atmosphere, I'd highly recommend to everyone. We will definitely be back. ❤

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Oct 17, 2020
Cheryl A.
A good experience

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Sep 25, 2020
Jeremy E.
Straight tens we always love going there the food is great and the staff are so friendly and helpful.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Sep 12, 2020
Sarah W.
Amazing restaurant, delicious food. I’m always so happy when I get to eat from Ramen Takara!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Sep 07, 2020
Audrey H.
Love going here. It's always consistent

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Aug 10, 2020
Tracy L.
Amazing food!!! Staff very friendly... Great place highly recommend.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Aug 05, 2020
Michaela R.
The food was so tasty! The customer service was brilliant. The man behind the bar did an excellent job with serving us drinks as it looked like he was super busy but still did an outstanding job. You are all great. Thank you so much!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jul 25, 2020
Nicolette T.
Amazing food and service, the tuna starter was the best I had ever had! Will be back.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 8/10
Value: 9/10
Jul 21, 2020
Teresa C.
The service and the food is excellent.As you have a lot of customers it would have been better if you had more space so tables wont be too close to each other.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jul 20, 2020
Zivana A.
Absolutely adore this place!!!!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jul 19, 2020
Charlene N.
Ramen Takara is one of our favourite places to eat - we never leave disappointed!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Jun 28, 2020
Jo G.
We LOVE Takara!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 9/10
Jun 28, 2020
Mel H.
Delicious food, great service as always. Love Ramen Takara!!