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Momofuku Noodle Bar

171 First Ave. New York, NY 10003 | East Village | 212-777-7773

Location Description:

There are a half-dozen Asian-noodle palaces in the East Village, but this one manages to do it with a twist. The focus is on ramen;the Japanese adaptation of Chinese lo mein;but with Korean flourishes. Thus you can get a fiery bowl of radish kimchi or a quintet of meat-stuffed dumplings as an appetizer. The ramen themselves are available in only a handful of permutations, foremost of which is "Momofuku ramen," featuring a dense, pork-based broth, an egg that partially poaches as you watch, and wonderful hunks of fatty, griddle-sauteed pig.


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  • Cuisine(s): Asian
  • Hours: Mon-Fri 12pm-4:30pm, Sat-Sun 12pm-4pm Mon-Thu, Sun 5:30pm-11pm, Fri-Sat 5:30pm-2am
  • Price: $$
  • Serving: Dinner, Lunch
  • Reservations: Not Accepted, Online Reservations Available
  • Parking: No Parking
  • Payment Types: MasterCard, Visa, American Express
  • Features: Order Online, Takeout

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