Feel like a burger with your noodles?
These culinary items are not usually served together but the dish is proving popular in New York.
According to media reports, the inventor of the ramen burger - as the dish has been dubbed - is Keizo Shimamoto.
The New Yorker with Japanese roots has made it his goal to have the dish of a burger nestled in a bed of fried ramen noodles become a hip food choice.
Hundreds of people order a plate of burger and noodles every day at his food stall in Brooklyn.
Rivals quickly recognised the trend and have added the Ramen Burger to their menus.
The dish has also become a trend online and has its own page on social network website Facebook.The Twitter hashtag #ramenburger has taken off as well.