Ramen Burger
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Inventor Keizo Shimamoto
Type of food Lunch, Dinner, Ramen, Burger
Where to buy Smorgsburg outdoor flea market, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Basic ingredients Ramen noodles, beef patty, scallions, arugula, secret shoyu sauce

Origin Edit

The Ramen Burger was invented by ramen blogger and ramen chef Keizo Shimamato (35 yrs old). The original Ramen Burger was voted one of “The 17 Most Influential Burgers of All Time” by Time Magazine.  


The Ramen Burger is a combination of ramen and a burger. The traditional bread buns are replaced by patties made from ramen.  

Original Ramen Burger ingredients: 

  • Ramen noodles from Sun Noodle (New Jersey ramen manufacturer) made into patties
  • USDA fresh Certified Angus Beef Butcher’s Blend prime beef patty with a 75-25 lean-to-fat ratio (medium-rare to well-done) from Schweid & Sons.
  • super secret shoyu sauce
  • spiced arugula
  • scallions

Where to find it Edit

Shimamoto's original Ramen Burger is available at the Smorgasburg outdoor flea market in Williamsburg for $8 and at other select locations

How to make it Edit

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