Review: Kazoku Ramen

Linda Hoang - March 15, 2016
Kazoku Ramen Edmonton - Japanese

Our ramen options in Edmonton continue to get better and better! More areas in the city are also being covered – you’ve got Nomiya in the south, Kobe Sushi Ramen even farther south, Prairie Noodle on 124 Street, Yuzen (only on Saturdays) in St. Albert north, and so many more… On the west end (most conveniently located for Mike and I), is Kazoku Ramen, which opened in October. When …

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Review: Nomiya Japanese (Ramen)

Linda Hoang - January 9, 2016
Nomiya Edmonton - Ramen - Sushi

Last weekend Mike and I went with our friends Fred and Catherine to try the ramen at Nomiya Japanese Restaurant on Calgary Trail. Since we got back from our trip to Japan in October, Mike and I have been craving ramen much more than we had pre-trip. While the opening of the Prairie Noodle Shop was a very welcome addition to the ramen options in …

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Review: Prairie Noodle Shop (Ramen!)

Linda Hoang - December 16, 2015
Prairie Noodle Shop - Edmonton - Ramen

There’s a new ramen shop in town and it is damn good. After more than a year of holding ramen pop-ups in various spots across Edmonton, the long-awaited permanent location for the Prairie Noodle Shop has finally opened along 124 Street! Interest in ramen (Japanese-style noodle soup featuring those familiar, yellow wheat noodles) has spiked in our city over the last few years. Some Japanese …

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Travel Japan: Top 15 Things To Do in Japan (Osaka, Kyoto, and Tokyo)

Linda Hoang - November 1, 2015
Travel Japan - Guide to Japan - Tokyo Tower

This October, Mike and I took our first big trip outside of North America to his top bucket list country: Japan! There was a ridiculous seat sale over the summer, for flights departing September through November 2015 to Osaka. We got our flights (arrive in Osaka, depart from Tokyo) for just $800 per person (STEAL of a deal especially considering East Coast Canada flights can …

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Review: Ninja Club Japanese Bistro

Linda Hoang - December 16, 2014

A couple of weeks ago my brother Oscar mentioned to Mike and I that there was a new Japanese/ramen place in town – the Ninja Club Japanese Bistro located at 10324 Whyte Avenue. It’s just over a month old – so still pretty green! Sometimes it’s hard to try a place when it’s still so new because there will inevitably be kinks that they’ve yet …

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