The Kwangju Ilbo took a look at 라멘만땅, a chain with that opened a location in Bongseon-dong in September, 2008. 광주드림 did an article in March:
Those of you in Suncheon might be interested in Tomo (map here), in Geumdang, which opened over the summer.
My fiancee and I were excited about the self-proclaimed "Japanese style cafeteria," but were disappointed with the westernish interior---faux brick, leather chairs, and black and white pictures of old white people on the walls---and the limited menu. Walking by a couple days ago, though, I see they're advertising 일본라멘 and 일본우동. But having had a lot of ramen in Hakata and a lot of Udong in Kagawa, I'm not optimistic about how Suncheon'll stack up.