Posts Tagged ‘ ramen ’

Cheap Eats in Japan

Feb 27th, 2009 | By | Category: Food

You may have heard that dining out is expensive in Japan but that doesn’t have to be the case. In fact, you can sample a wide variety of foods from Japan for under $10! Bento Boxes Grocery Stores and konbini (convenience store) usually have a selection of pre-made bento boxes that average around US$5 or […]

Japan’s Superbowl at Ippudo Ramen

Feb 13th, 2009 | By | Category: Food

It’s super, it comes in a bowl, it’s Ippudo Ramen! R eally tasty food from Japan, A vailable almost everywhere, M eaty broth that will tantalize your taste buds, E veryone can afford it, and it’s N ot the same as the dried stuff you had as a kid! When most of us think about […]

Nihon on the Net – 12/7/08

Dec 7th, 2008 | By | Category: Nihon on the Net

If you are planning a trip to Tokyo for the holidays take note:  Tsukuji Fish Market will ban spectators at the morning auctions from December 15th to January 17th. Oscar winning animator, Hayao Miyazaki, of “Ponyo On the Cliff by the Sea” fame, spoke at a rare press conference in Tokyo at the Foreign Correspondent’s […]

Ramen Burgers – What will they think of next?

Nov 26th, 2008 | By | Category: Food, Lifestyle

If you love a good burger and often find yourself craving a good bowl of ramen then you need to head to Kitakata in Fukushima prefecture where a local restaurant has combined the two in an unusual way that has created a bit of a food craze.  The Ramen Burger has hit the Japanese food […]