Ippudo Westside – Hell’s Kitchen

Ippudo is a tasteful Japanese ramen restaurant on W 51st Street, tucked in slightly at a lower level than the street with a large Japanese sign that makes a passerby hesitantly trust that this is the correct restaurant. The interior is stylish and comfortable, and the place gets packed immediately upon opening. We came on…

Vandal – Lower East Side

After my visit to the New Museum last week, I was very intrigued by the tons of cool and trendy restaurants around the area. Vandal immediately caught my attention, and after some investigation, I realized this restaurant was definitely one to go to immediately. What really sealed the deal was the moment I learned that…

Ivan Ramen Slurp Shop – Hell’s Kitchen

Ivan Ramen is located in Gotham West Market, a trendy and upscale cafeteria with a variety of cool bars and restaurants to grab a great bite to eat. Gotham West Market is a very comfortable and enjoyable setting, with warm colors and wooden walls covered in funny or creative signs.     Nothing makes a college…