Tag Archives: tsukemen

The View from the Phlebotomist & Ikemen is Down

7 Oct


A view from Little Tokyo.

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Daikokuya – the Godfather of LA Ramen

20 Feb

This post is long overdue, and woefully incomplete. I lost my photos of most of my meal and haven’t replaced them yet. But the occasion of Daikokuya’s 11th anniversary necessitates a post of the place that inspired my, and most of LA’s, ramen awakening.

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Ikemen – Ramen and Tsukemen Vying for Little Tokyo Dominance

30 Jan

Just when you thought little Little Tokyo could not have any more ramen openings, Hollywood’s Ikemen opens a branch in the very recently shuttered Curry House To Go space. Does this new entrant have anything to say?
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Tsujita – Holy Moley! Second Location! Night Noodles?

18 Jan

Huge news! via Grubstreet

Grubstreet claims to have confirmed that the now-shuttered Miyata Menji (nee GReats) space across the street from Tsujita will become the new second location of Tsujita. There is speculation that this new location will relent to the cries of millions of desperate tsukemen-seekers and start serving noodles at night. They’ll have to retrain their wait staff to now greet every person to come in at night with a different greeting: “You know we don’t serve noodles for dinner here? But you can go across the street.”

Fooddouche review of Tsujita lunch

Fooddouche review of Tsujita dinner

Tsujita Update – Ramen Slipping?

14 Nov


Took advantage of the holiday to sneak over to Tsujita to revisit the awesomeness that is their ramen and tsukemen.. For the first time, I walked away with a criticism.
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Tsujita – Ramen Perfected

20 Jul


Let’s just say it – this might be the single most delicious thing in LA right now.

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