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  1. Ramen Brahmins
    Tsujita Dreams Of Ramen JiroRather than alleviate demand, L.A.’s favorite ramen restaurant imports a controversial style of Japanese noodles.
  2. Openings
    Tsujita Annex Opens Thursday To Invitees OnlyIn typical style, the first four days of business will be dedicated to Facebook fans only.
  3. Leftovers
    Guy Fieri Invades The Golden State; Nobu Malibu Now Serving LunchAlso, there’s a Chinese restaurant called “Face” coming to Santa Monica.
  4. Ramen
    Are These the Six Best Ramen Shops in the Country?A noodle obsessive spills the broth.
  5. The Other Critics
    Gold Drops L.A.’s Top Ramen; Scattergood Seeks Out PorchettaIn Orange County, Brad A. Johnson gives DivBar a sterling review, a day before the chef takes off.
  6. Ramen Brahmins
    Two New Ramen Restaurants Help to Saturate SawtelleTatsu and Jinya are now serving Little Osaka, with enough room left for both to garner praise.
  7. Ramen Brahmins
    How Did Ramen Land on the Menu at Brick + Mortar?Chef Laurent Saussy explains his inspiration.
  8. The Other Critics
    S. Irene Virbila Looks Back on 2011’s Best; Gold Spies Curly FriesElsewhere, Jonathan Gold targets Bryant Ng’s Spice Table as the bulls-eye of L.A.’s coherent new dining scene.
  9. The Other Critics
    The Times Finds Persian Stews in the Valley; Gold’s Top 10 Dishes of the YearA look back at one delicious year.
  10. Look Who’s Popping Up
    Tsujita’s Ramen is Here, Only Not at TsujitaAn eight-day ramen test kitchen pops up in the Mitsuwa food court.
  11. Openings
    Tsujita Finally Debuts, Ramen Still to ComeThis Sawtelle newcomer just might rearrange the current ramen standings in L.A.
  12. Coming Soon
    Japan’s Nidaime Tsujita Bringing Ramen, Smiles, and Satisfaction To West L.A.The business has a poetic plan for Little Osaka.