Ramen noodles are always a good choice for a quick and inexpensive meal. But who says you can't cook it beyond boiling for a few minutes and then adding the seasoning packet?

Here is a collection of simple Ramen recipes. Ramen noodles don't have to be restricted, some of these recipes appear to be quite sophisticated. And the best part is that they're all very simple to prepare and budget-friendly. So get ready to swirl and slurp as you work your way through this fantastic list.

TikTok Ramen

Whether you like TikTok or not, there's a reason this dish is so popular on the app. Brown sugar, soy sauce, garlic, and an egg are all used in this delicious ramen, which is baked into the noodles to help seal in the taste.

Cheeseburger Ramen Casserole

This cheeseburger ramen casserole combines ground beef with the pleasure of ramen noodles and fresh chopped tomatoes for a dish with a quirky name. Everything comes together to make a dish that can only be described as cheeseburger ramen, and it's delicious.

Beef and Broccoli Ramen Stir Fry

Beef with broccoli is a classic stir-fry combination. It's now available in ramen form. This meal only takes half an hour to prepare and serves six people. It's ideal for a large family supper or a lot of leftovers.

Ramen Carbonara

Many people's favourite comfort food is ramen, and this ramen carbonara is no exception. This ramen is packed with delightful comforting flavours and ingredients like salty bacon, cheese sauce and slurpy noodles, and it just takes fifteen minutes to cook.

Garlic Shrimp Ramen

With this fantastic garlic shrimp ramen, flavorful garlic shrimp and green broccoli help to provide more flavour to traditional ramen noodles. The shrimp only takes a few minutes to cook, while the onions and broccoli are simply sautéed in olive oil until soft. This ramen is both stunning and delicious.

Curry Chicken Ramen

This curry chicken ramen is simple to make and quite delicious. This curry chicken ramen is dressed to impress, ignoring the provided ramen seasoning pack and integrating chicken thighs into the ramen and curry.

Shrimp Ramen Stir Fry

Another stir fry to add to the list and another stir fry to wow you. It's a quick and easy one-pot meal that only takes thirty minutes to prepare. There are chewy ramen noodles, sweet soy sauce, sweet sesame-infused shrimp, green vegetables and more in this dish.

Wow, ramen can be cooked in so many different ways. Pick up a few of those small packets the next time you're in the grocery store.