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Boru Noodle Bar

36 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2938
+1 401-846-4200
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“noodles” (20 reviews)
“ramen” (22 reviews)
“pork belly” (10 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
36 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2938
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is great! No frills, small, and the winter menu is a little small, but everything is cooked perfectly and bursting with flavor. We had the pork belly buns, so good we ordered a second round. We had the brussel sprouts and the cauliflower...More

Thank TDK44
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Came here with friends as it has great review from trip advisor. I was a bit disappointed that they only have two ramen selections (house ramen and spicy miso). When my order of the house ramen came, the soup tasted a bit bitter than the...More

Thank JunB900
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

I have been to Boru at least 20 time this past year and I simply cannot get enough of their ramen soup. I’ve tried all of the varieties but I keep going back to the house ramen with the unctuous pork belly and the velvety...More

Thank Reggiephx
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Great food, fun little casual place, small menu but the quality is great, the street it’s on is also very fun to walk around on.

Thank AshBee89
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We went for lunch and it was amazing! The chili basil wings were fantastic. Great flavor and super crispy. The tuna poke was delicious and the ramen bowls were so good! Don’t miss as this place if you love ramen!

Thank Explorer583995
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

The chicken Thai ramen was packed with amazing flavor. The short rib sticky buns were yummy too. My only complaint was that the meat tasted old or maybe cooked the day prior. I’m a super picky person when it comes to fresh meat, so it...More

Thank Takemetoalaska
Reviewed 1 June 2018

We've been going to Boru for the last four years when we visit Rhode Island and it has NEVER disappointed. The food is freshly made and the portions are generous. The pork buns (two to an order) are sheer perfection, and of course the pork...More

Thank PAL52772
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Pork is clearly where these folks specialize. The steamed pork buns were a great few bites each and the house ramen had so many flavors going on it was hard to place but unquestionably delicious. Spicy miso ramen was heavier on the spicy than the...More

Thank Aiden M
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Calamari was very tasty and crispy. Good serving size for the beef and mushroom ramen. Love the steamed bun!

Thank Charm2003
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

One of the best places in Newport, fairly priced and the food is delicious!!!! Get the Tuna Poke in the summer, it’s phenomenal!!!!

Thank jld102682
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840-2938
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-846-4200
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