Monthly Archives for March 2013

Kotoya vs. Hayatemaru: Ramen Showdown

I finally tried Kotoya this Monday, and then went back to Ramen Hayatemaru (twice) this week, so I thought it’d be fun to do a quick “showdown” between the two newcomers to the Westside ramen scene.  This won’t be an … Continue reading

29. March 2013 by The Offalo
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Ramen Hayatemaru on the Westside

[I don’t know if anyone’s noticed, but I’m trying to increase my posting a bit.  One way I’m doing it is with these same-day “flash” reviews, like the one I did for Tacos Punta Cabras.  Here’s another…] I’ve heard very … Continue reading

04. March 2013 by The Offalo
Categories: Japanese, Ramen | 3 comments

Winter Omakase Counter at Sushi Taro (Washington, D.C.)

[This is the second review in my “Three Winter Omakase” series.  Winter Omakase at Shunji was the first.  Winter Lunch Omakase at Kiriko will be the third.] I had to travel to the Washington, D.C. area last month for work, … Continue reading

02. March 2013 by The Offalo
Categories: Japanese, Sushi | 6 comments