There's been a little bit of a lull in the ramen boom of late. When the scene isn't particular strong, it's more important than ever to know your best bets. Here are eight great places to slurp in the Seattle area.
For 2016, I've narrowed down the ramen field to my favorite eight. A couple of these are barely clinging in contention as top-tier ramen joints.
After a tonkotsu ramen immersion in Fukuoka (and Tokyo), I return to Seattle to try three new restaurants serving the same style of ramen here. One is great, one is good...and one is a flop.
If you’re trying to make authentic Japanese ramen, continue to call it by its original name: ramen. But if you’re not trying to be authentic, then let’s call your creation something new: Wramen.
There’s a ramen boom in Seattle, with noodle pop-ups, new restaurants serving ramen, old restaurants jumping on the bandwagon, and even ramen at a farmers market. (On top of all this, several more ramen joints are due to open in the Seattle area this fall.)…