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

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

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