Kuro-Obi Ramen by Ippudo

San Mateo, CA

DATA

626 SF

CLIENT

Panda Restaurant Group

ROLE

Design Architect

AO provided the design for the 1st west coast quick serve concept for Ippudo Ramen. As a casual offshoot of Japan’s famed Ippudo retaurant, Kuro-Obi aims to elevate the precise craft of true Japanese ramen by making it into a take-away format.

Key AO Experts

Jeff Rabbitt, Architect; Ruba Younan, LEED AP