Ramen is all the rage these days in Illinois. If you’re in Chicago, it seems like every street corner has savory noodles waiting to be slurped. But if you don’t live in the city, really good ramen can become rare. These restaurants outside of Chicago will take care of that problem. As it turns out, there’s a sublime selection of ramen waiting to be discovered across the state.

The next time you’re ravenous for ramen in Illinois, don’t be discouraged if you can’t dine in downtown Chicago. All around Illinois, you’ll find gourmet international restaurants like these. They may be hidden away, but you’re bound to be return and feast another day as soon as you’re able.

What’s your favorite ramen place in Illinois? Where can we get the best global grub outside of Chicago? Share your thoughts in the comments!

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