WELCOME TO DASHI!


Dashi is a Japanese ramen shop and izakaya (Japanese pub) in Downtown Durham, North Carolina.  Centering on exquisite ramen noodle bowls, our menu also features innovative small plates and a unique sake and shochu list.  

RAMEN SHOP & IZAKAYA IN DOWNTOWN DURHAM

Dashi is a Japanese ramen shop and izakaya (Japanese pub) in Downtown Durham, North Carolina.  Centering on exquisite ramen noodle bowls, our menu also features innovative small plates and a unique sake and shochu list.  Enjoy steaming noodle bowls in our first floor ramen shop, or small plates upstairs in the izakaya!

Soon after we opened in February, Indy Week readers voted Dashi Best Japanese Restaurant in Durham and Best New Restaurant in Durham, and Dashi was runner up for Best New Business in Durham and received an honorable mention for Best Late Night Meal in Durham!


R a m e n  S h o p
11:30am - 2:30pm
5:00pm - 10:30pm

Grab a stool at the open kitchen in our dining room, or take a seat at a table! We've got ice cold beer on tap, and steaming bowls of ramen!

I z a k a y a
5:00pm - 10:30pm

Dashi’s bar is located on the second story of the restaurant, and is accessible by the stairs located to the right of the restaurant entryway.  In the evenings, the bar is a perfect place to enjoy drinks and small plates!

L a t e  N i g h t
Monday - THURSAY
10:30pm - MIDNIGHT

FRIDAY & SATURDAY
10:30PM - 1:00AM

Tuck into our izakaya and stay for a while - we have a special late night menu until we close!