About Us

Thanks for visiting our website!  Hokkaido Ramen & Izakaya is a casual Japanese ramen restaurant and bar located in Helena, Montana.  We offer a wide variety of authentic Japanese ramen dishes in a full service dining room and bar, and we also offer carry-out if you’re short on time.  All of our food is prepared fresh to order with only the finest and freshest ingredients, and we work very hard to give you an amazing food experience.

Our specialties are the Garlic Tonkotsu Ramen, the Spicy Miso Ramen, and the Unagi Don, but whatever you order, it’s sure to be delicious!  Come by and see us soon!


What’s in Our Name?

We often get asked about our name and what it means.  Well, this should give you some background on what we’re all about…

Hokkaido is the northernmost island of Japan’s main islands known for its volcanoes, natural hot springs, snow skiing, and exceptional cuisine.

Ramen is a Japanese noodle soup dish with oriental-style wheat noodles served in a rich and savory broth with pork or chicken, fresh vegetables, scallions, and a boiled egg.

Izakaya is a casual type of restaurant and pub in Japan that serves Japanese comfort food along with beer, sake, and other drinks.

Hokkaido Ramen & Izakaya brings all of these together to provide you an authentic and amazing Japanese dining experience.  We hope you enjoy it as much as we do!