Looking to sample the best noodles around town?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top sources serving such fare in Santa Ana, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list. Read on for a rundown.

Santa Ana-area shoppers historically spend more in April at restaurants than most other months of the year, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a software provider that helps small business owners build an email marketing strategy. Estimated daily customers at Santa Ana-area restaurants grew to 55 per business in April of last year, second only to March with an average of 56, and 4% higher than the average for the rest of the year.

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1. Spicy Noodle House

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First on the list is Spicy Noodle House. Located at 3314 S. Bristol St., the Thai and Chinese spot is the highest-rated noodle spot in Santa Ana, boasting 4.5 stars out of 849 reviews on Yelp.

2. Noodle Place

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Next up is Noodle Place, at 2321 E. Fourth St. With 4.5 stars out of 259 reviews on Yelp, the Chinese spot, which offers noodles and more, has proved to be a local favorite.

3. Hai Ky Mi Gia

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Riverview West's Hai Ky Mi Gia, at 4504 W. First St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the Vietnamese spot, which offers noodles and more, four stars out of 79 reviews.

4. Kitchen #9

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Last but not least isĀ Kitchen #9, an Asian fusion spot that offers sandwiches, noodles and more in Heninger Park. It's another go-to, with four stars out of 21 Yelp reviews. Head over to 320 S. Main St. to see for yourself.

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