20 for 2020: Japanese Restaurants in NYC Earn Michelin Stars

With the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games just nine months away, it seems only fitting that 20 New York-based Japanese restaurants would earn Michelin stars. The world’s oldest restaurant guide announced the New York City restaurants elected to receive the coveted accolades. Seventy-six restaurants in New York City earned stars, and 20 of them are establishments specializing in Japanese cuisine. Not much has changed … Continue reading 20 for 2020: Japanese Restaurants in NYC Earn Michelin Stars

JAPANFes. Presents a Two-Day Ramen Contest 🗓 🗺

NY Ramen Contest Saturday, October 5 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Upper West Side – Broadway between 115th and 116th Streets Admission: $10 per bowl of ramen (cash only) Sunday, October 6 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. East Village – 4th Avenue between 9th and 10th Streets Admission: $10 for one bowl of ramen (cash only) JAPANFes. is hosting a two-day competition featuring … Continue reading JAPANFes. Presents a Two-Day Ramen Contest 🗓 🗺
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Tonchin’s Pop Up Sake Event with Manzairaku 🗓 🗺

Tonchin New York’s Pop Up Sake Event Monday, November 19 from 5:30 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Tonchin New York – 13 W. 36th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues) Tokyo-style ramen and cocktail bar is having a pop up sake event featuring Manzairaku sake. At this one-night-only special event, guests will enjoy a flight of this delicious sake produced in Ishikawa Prefecture and Tonchin’s signature … Continue reading Tonchin’s Pop Up Sake Event with Manzairaku 🗓 🗺
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Japanese Music and Dance at BentOn Cafe 🗓 🗺

Japan Music Junction – Hosted by Kohei & TiA Friday, June 1 at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:00 p.m.) Benton Cafe/Menya Jiro – 123 William Street (between Fulton and John Streets) Admission: Minimum one ramen or bento order Supported by JAPAN Fes., local entertainment personalities Kohei and TiA will host Japan Music Junction, a showcase of Japanese performers at BentOn Cafe’s FiDi location. Japanese … Continue reading Japanese Music and Dance at BentOn Cafe 🗓 🗺
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JAPAN FES. Presents a Two-Day All-Japan Ramen Contest

All-Japan Ramen Contest Manhattan Saturday, April 28 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Chelsea – 8th Avenue between 15th and 16th Streets Admission: $10 for 1 bowl of ramen (cash only) JAPAN FES. will host two ramen contests this weekend, and for the first time all of the competitors are from Japan! Seven ramen shops representing different prefectures and showcasing distinct styles from East and … Continue reading JAPAN FES. Presents a Two-Day All-Japan Ramen Contest