Category Archives: Little Osaka

Journey Through Sawtelle

Hey friends, Joan here. Even before I moved to the Westside, I had begun my journey through the infamous street of Sawtelle, an area also known as Little Osaka. Every block has a ramen shop and each one has something … Continue reading

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BFF!

Hey everyone, Joan here! Sorry it’s been a while! As you might have read in one of our last blog posts, (Here’s to a New Year) things have been crazy busy with Tanya and I. We’re still busy, but we … Continue reading

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Funky Ramen Trio

Hey friends, Just writing a quick post for ya! Before a gig, my friends, Max and JohnPaul, joined me for dinner at Tsujita Annex. The last time I went there I had their tsukemen, which was delicious yet overwhelmingly heavy. … Continue reading

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Police Force Ramen

Did you know that the Shinsengumi were a special police force of Japan during the final years of the Tokugawa shogunate? The Shinsengumi kept the peace in Kyoto between 1853 and 1867, when Japan opened up to the West and … Continue reading

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New Bodhi Rock Tradition

Hey everyone! After another first Sunday of the month at the Basement Tavern in Santa Monica, I have (hopefully) influenced the Bodhi Rock band to start a new tradition….. late night ramen after the gig! My thumb… after a night … Continue reading

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Ramen Converts

Hey friends, Joan here. I have acquired new converts to join my ramen cult. Muahaha! After a Matthew Jude Band gig at the Joint in LA, I thought I’d take some friends on a late night ramen run at Tatsu. … Continue reading

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Post-Reggae Ramen

Hey everyone, Joan here. After a night of reggae and dancing with my friends, Bodhi Rock, I was soooo hungry and wanted ramen. The only place I knew of that was open past midnight was Tatsu Ramen in Little Osaka. … Continue reading

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Adventures in Little Osaka

Hey everyone, Joan here. It’s been a while since Tanya had ramen in LA and I finally got to take her! We went to Ramen Hayatemaru, a place that opened about 4 months ago, in West LA. Tanya here. I … Continue reading

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