Tag: ramen

Food & Drink, Restaurant, Travel

Revel in the ramen at Charlotte’s Futo Buta

Right off the Bland Street light rail station in Charlotte lies Futo Buta, a hip, idiosyncratic ramen-ya that serves some of the best ramen in […]

Food & Drink, Restaurant, Travel

Tackling Tokyo: exploring the best food city in the world (Part 2)

This is part two of a three-part series that recaps my recent vacation to Tokyo. You can see part one here.  FISH ‘N DIPS My […]

Cashiers at the H Mart food court in Cary.
Food & Drink, Restaurant

Korean fare holds food court at Cary’s H Mart

If Bill Hader’s kittenish character Stefon from “Saturday Night Live” was asked to describe Cary’s newest Korean grocer H Mart, it might go something like […]

Food & Drink, Restaurant

Tepid tonkotsu ramen at Raleigh’s Sono

Sweater weather is finally upon us, and my husband and I find ourselves craving a bowl of ramen. We truck into downtown Raleigh and plant […]

Food & Drink, Travel

Grub Street Diet: Day 1 in New York City

DAY 1: Thursday  As soon as the plane wheels skid the ground in New York City, my husband and I make a beeline for the […]

Tonkotsu ramen at Cary's Noodle Boulevard
Food & Drink

Slurp up! Cary’s latest ramen spot Noodle Blvd worth the visit

Cary’s latest ramen spot Noodle Blvd has only been open a paltry two months, but the little noodle eatery is already worth a visit. The inside […]

Food & Drink, Restaurant

Raleigh’s Thaiphoon Bistro: now serving ramen

I’ll admit that I was skeptical about the prospects of ordering ramen at a Thai restaurant on Glenwood South. But, as a meeting with friends […]

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Durham’s Dashi fits the bill

The Triangle finally got a dedicated ramen parlor. Dashi on 415 East Chapel Hill Street in Durham opened in last year to high anticipation after […]

Shoyu ramen at Sono in downtown Raleigh
Food & Drink, Restaurant

Ramen at Raleigh’s Sono is worth slurping

The noodle soup cravings start hitting around this time of the year. It’s freezing outside and you’re pining after something warm. Or, anything to fight […]