Tag: ramen

Food & Drink, Restaurant

Raleigh’s PokéGo: poké gets the customizable treatment

Raleigh has a new poké spot: PokéGo. The new fast-casual restaurant that specializes in poké bowls, the Hawaiian exported dish that revolves around diced sushi-grade […]

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]