Top Dumpling Spots in Flushing

We rated our Top Dumpling Spots in Flushing based on our personal preference.  Have you all tried each of these places and how would you rank them differently? Shanghai You Garden – Soup Dumplings Kung Fu Xiao Long Bao – Soup Dumplings Nan Xiang Xiao Long Bao – Soup Dumplings White Bear – Spicy Wontons Chu Kee Dumplings-  Fried New World Mall – All types New York Food … Continue reading Top Dumpling Spots in Flushing

Ichiran Ramen – NYC

Ichiran, a popular ramen chain in Japan has finally made its way to the US.  Ichiran is known world-wide for their specialty in Tonkotsu, which features a pork based broth.  They also make their own ramen noodles & specialty spicy powder.  Mostly located in Japan, they also have a branch in Hong Kong and recently opened their first US location in NY.  At the Brooklyn location, … Continue reading Ichiran Ramen – NYC

Sugarfish – Flatiron NY

For all LA transplants that miss the sushi from Sugarfish, you can now rejoice!  This very well regarded sushi restaurant, with multiple outposts in LA, has finally opened up shop in the Flatiron section of New York City.  They offer very high quality sushi at reasonable prices.  We had the opportunity to stop by recently, and can happily say that the sushi lives up to … Continue reading Sugarfish – Flatiron NY

Ippudo Ramen – New Grand Menu

Still regarded as one of the TOP ramen shops in NYC, Ippudo, has recently launched their new grand menu, featuring a completely vegetarian ramen.  In addition, the new menu includes fall off the bone chicken wings, spare ribs, eggplant baos, and okonomiyaki.  While these appetizers are great additions, the focus will continue to be on its ramen, as it should be. The new Akamaru New … Continue reading Ippudo Ramen – New Grand Menu

Flattopps

When you know Astoria brunch favorite, Queens Comfort, is behind their sister restaurant Flattopps, you know it will not disappoint.  Located right on Ditmars Ave, Flattopps offers a hip vibe, highlighted with 2 arcade machines in the back, serving up a menu specializing on juicy burgers and strong drinks. We couldn’t help ourselves but to order the Pastrami Bombs featuring Yukon potatoes, pastrami, and Chinese … Continue reading Flattopps

RaMein – Gourmet Ramen on the Go

Gourmet ramen dishes and outdoor food markets are usually never mentioned in the same sentence.  However, new vendor, RaMein is looking to change that.  They are offering 4 ramen dishes including the classic Pork Tonkotsu ramen to LIC Flea visitors.  The container/cup is bright red and easily recognizable and portable.  If you have ever been to Ippudo’s fast casual ramen shop, Kuro-Obi, then you will get … Continue reading RaMein – Gourmet Ramen on the Go

Adoro Lei

Not your typical pizza spot, Adoro Lei offers an upscale & cozy atmosphere with an impressive menu. You can get there by taking trains 1,2 to Canal St. or A,C,E to Spring St. What’s unique about Adoro Lei is that they offer the classic Italian Neapolitan thin crust pizza with a modern twist. Their menu has a wide selection of Red/White pizza, Pasta, appetizers, and … Continue reading Adoro Lei