Brooklyn


October 10, 2016

You Need This in Your Life: Bacon and Egg Mazemen from YUJI Ramen

by Florentyna Leow

Living in Japan, I’m not used to spending a lot of money for ramen. But recently, while visiting New York – Brooklyn, to be exact – I shelled out $20 for a bowl of ramen and I would do it all over again.

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March 5, 2014

Event Recap: Ramen Shop in Brooklyn!

by UM Guest

By Anna de Castro

Just when I thought February in NY could not get any dreamier (and by dreamy, I mean cold, slushy, and awaiting 6-8 more inches of snow), word came that a Bay Area favorite was making its way east, to shed a bit of light on our blustery season.

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October 11, 2010

Best of UM: We Heart Di Fara (NYC)

by Kayoko Akabori

By Erin Gleeson
Originally posted on October 6, 2007

That’s it, I’m hooked. The pizza’s amazing, but the best thing about a trip to Di Fara in Brooklyn is to visit the divey little joint and watch the one and only man who is responsible for these glorious slices in action.

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April 5, 2010

(sand)Wich Hunt: Brooklyn Gourmet Deli (NYC)

by Kayoko Akabori

(sand)Wich Hunt: Brooklyn Gourmet Deli (NYC)

You know it’s true: it’s damn near impossible these days to find a good sandwich. What’s up with that?

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February 23, 2010

Culinography: Meat the Butcher

by Erin Gleeson

Pork Butternut Soup

Last week I was invited to dinner at the Farm on Adderley in Brooklyn and by chance there was a special dinner going on, so we signed up for it!

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November 25, 2009

Brooklyn Takeout Twofer: Khao Sarn and Kyoto Sushi

by Kayoko Akabori

Sashimi

Sometimes when I’m lazy, I order delivery. And sometimes when I’m lazy, it will be during the middle of the day.

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February 28, 2009

Rico’s Tacos (Ay Que Rico!)

by Payman Bahmani

Ever since Kayoko packed her bags and returned to the land of eternal sunshine and spotless minds, I’ve been having an ever-growing yearning to return to the good old days of the NY Umamiventure.

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January 21, 2009

umamichatter: Heimlich’d During Amazing Brooklyn Meal

by Kayoko Akabori

Troy: last night I went to this new restaurant on Court Street. It’s really awesome however, I started choking during my meal.

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October 30, 2008

UM Exclusive: BONJIN Ramen Comes to Williamsburg!

by Kayoko Akabori


Remember BONJIN Diner, the cute little eatery that set up shop in Greenpoint every Thursday night?

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October 3, 2008

Umamiventure #12: Sheepshead Bay Pt. 2 (Randazzo’s Clam Bar)

by Kayoko Akabori

Preface: Umamiventure #12: Sheepshead Bay, Pt. 1 (Jordan’s Lobster Dock)

On the morning of our trek out to Jordan’s Lobster Dock, I was cruising the net and happened upon ravings of another seafood shack in Sheepshead Bay, Randazzo’s Clam Bar.

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