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Ramen Isshin

Ramen Isshin

Another ramen place opened up in Toronto, now this time from Kingyo Izakaya called Ramen Isshin (@RamenIsshin) The restaurant was quite spacious seated with dark-wooden tables; the noodle kitchen was situated at the front. I visited on Easter Monday (delayed post!) in which they had a special where when you order any bowl of ramen, … Continue reading

La Carnita

La Carnita

This is a much delayed post from early this year. Arrived at La Carnita (@la_carnita) on a Tuesday evening at around 6PM, there wasn’t much of a line up. Yay! They mainly serve tacos with local ingredients and spices. Tortilla Chips to share w/ ancho chili powder & 3 dips – Guacamole Sikil, Pak Mezcal, … Continue reading

Ryoji Ramen & Izakaya

Ryoji Ramen & Izakaya

Ryoji  situated in Little Italy/ Portugal. Quite an odd place to find a Japanese restaurant there. Ryoji is relatively big; there’s an area to lounge, a sushi bar and plenty of seats accompanied by mirrored ceilings. It’s a lot bigger than their competitors (Sansostei,Santouka, Kinton…). I went on a Friday for lunch and it was rather empty. It’s probably … Continue reading

Hapa Izakaya

Hapa Izakaya

Hapa Izakaya is a Vancouver izakaya that opened its first Toronto restaurant in Little Italy early Fall 2012. Yes, another one joining the Toronto izakaya family! 😀 This is quite a delayed post as my visit was actually during their soft opening in September, their first day opening! My friends initially had a tough time … Continue reading

Raijin

Raijin

Raijin is another ramen shop that opened in downtown Toronto recently. It is actually opened by one of the chefs of Yours Truly and Daiji Matsubara who is known for his Vancouver ramen emporiums. I came here on a Thursday for lunch and there was no line up compared to their competitors (yay!). Raijin is … Continue reading