I really try not to eat within the hotel at which I’m staying. Usually, but not always, hotel food isn’t all that great. Even if it is good, it is often fairly generic. Room service is even worst, and also incredibly expensive. But sometimes, you just can’t help it. And this time, a case of […]
Before we left Hawaii for New York, I learned of an interesting ramen shop thanks to Sun Noodle. It’s name is Mentoku Ramen, and they’re located in New York’s theater district. Their claim to fame? Whipped cream ramen.
For those of you that don’t know him, Ivan Orkin isn’t your usual ramen master. A “Jewish kid from Long Island,” Ivan is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America. He learned how to make, and became famous for his Jewish influenced ramen in Japan. Fast forward a few years, and a couple Tokyo […]
Who makes the best burger is a very touchy subject. I’d argue that discussions surrounding the subject matter can be even more intense than those concerning politics. And we all know how intense those discussions are now in the U.S. But, like many of that can appreciate a good burger, I keep a mental list of […]
After a satisfying brunch at Jane, the wife and I headed out on our Big Apple Day 3 adventures. Now, we didn’t really have any plans for this day. We were thinking about going to the 9/11 Museum, but that didn’t happen. The metro line we took from Jane skipped the Cortland St. station and […]
Our third day in The City was a Sunday. So, what does one do on a Sunday morning? Brunch of course! Narrowing down where to go proved to be incredibly difficult. I don’t even remember how we ultimately decided, but we chose to go to Jane Restaurant in Greenwich Village.