Tag Archives: Los Angeles

Overdue Ramen Quarterly Report

Sorry folks, we totally forgot to do this in August! But we have been trying new places and we are pretty thrilled to be writing this overdue quarterly report! Here are our thoughts, with a link to the blog post. … 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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Backdraft

Hey friends, Joan here. Remember that movie, Backdraft? With Kurt Russell, William Baldwin and Robert de Niro? Well, I never saw it. But I remember that one part of the tram ride at Universal Studios, where you’re in a roaring … 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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LA Tourists

Hey everyone, While my sister and her husband were in town, I took them around a bit of Downtown LA. We started in Little Tokyo then down to City Hall. Check out some of the sights! FYI, I have a … Continue reading

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Tsujita Tsukemen

Hey everyone, tis Joan. I better write this now since I’m going on a ramen run later tonight with Tanya!!! The blog laziness has returned…. I had ramen with my cousin Michelle a few nights ago. We were considering going … Continue reading

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Sweet and Spicy

Hey folks, Joan again. I have begun my quest for tsukemen! Because I was in Santa Monica visiting Michelle, I couldn’t resist going to Kotoya again! (Yes, I love that place…) It was a Friday night and the restaurant was … Continue reading

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Reunited and It Feels so Good!

Hey everyone, Joan here! I originally didn’t plan on writing this post since I have written about this place so many times. But I figure I might as well, the blog is looking neglected… Haha! Sean and I paid a … Continue reading

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Birthday Celebration Continues

My birthday is apparently not over. I just had birthday ramen with Angie and Matt when I returned from San Francisco. Then Sean decided to take me out for birthday ramen again on Tuesday! I chose Men Oh Tokushima Ramen … Continue reading

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Reunion Ramen

Hey everyone, This past Sunday night, I had ramen with an old friend of mine, Jeraldin. I had not seen her in over 10 years! Jeraldin and I went to school together back when we both lived in Hawaii. When … Continue reading

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