Acclaimed Japanese ramen restaurants to offer special ramen dish exclusive to Hawaii on Dec. 9 and 10
Honolulu, HI (Restaurant News Release) Los Angeles-based JINYA Ramen Bar and New York-based Nakamura Ramen are collaborating to bring a one-of-a-kind, bi-coastal ramen experience to guests in Honolulu on December 9 and 10.
World-renowned Chef Shigetoshi Nakamura from Nakamura Ramen will accompany JINYA’s Corporate Executive Chef, Chef Kazuya Takebe – who is coming to Hawaii from Los Angeles – and JINYA Hawaii’s Executive Chef, Chef Masaki Nakayama during a two-day pop-up event at JINYA Ramen Bar in Ward Village.
Guests can reserve their spot for an unforgettable meal where three legendary ramen chefs showcase their extraordinary craftsmanship and develop a brand-new ramen. Each brings a unique outlook and their own spin on their favorite ramen dishes and are ready to wow guests with new, authentic creations.
“JINYA Ramen Bar is thrilled to host Chef Nakamura as he brings his authentic ramen craft to the Hawaiian Islands alongside JINYA’s Chef Takebe and Chef Nakayama,” said Tomo Takahashi, Founder and CEO of JINYA Holdings. “Our team can’t wait to create new dishes alongside Chef Nakamura, and to share their innovative creations with our fans in Honolulu.”
JINYA Ramen Bar is located at 1118 Ala Moana Boulevard, Suite 100 in Honolulu. To reserve a spot, guests can sign up via Yelp Waitlist.
To learn more about JINYA Ramen Bar, visit JinyaRamenBar.com.
About JINYA Ramen Bar
Founded in 2010 by Tomo Takahashi – who was named among the most influential restaurant CEOs in the country in 2022 by Nation’s Restaurant News – JINYA Raamen Bar has nearly 60 restaurants with multiple new locations in the pipeline. JINYA’s focus on kaizen – the Japanese practice of continuous improvement – means its guests will always experience the beest ramen out there. From the water used to prepare its broth to the special aging process that its noodles undergo, JINYA pays meticulous attention to everything that goes into its guests’ bowls. JINYA also operates bushi by JINYA, Robata JINYA, LBD Japanese Bar and Lounge, and JINYA Ramen Express. For more information, visit JinyaRamenBar.com and follow JINYA on Facebook, Instagram and TikTok. To learn more about JINYA’s franchising opportunities, visit JinyaRamenBar.com/franchise.
About Nakamura Ramen
Hailed as one of only 4 “Ramen Gods” on the Japanese TV competition show “Ramen King,” Chef Naka experienced colossal success in Japan after he opened Nakamura-Ya when he was 22. Always seeking to share his craft with America, he partnered up with Sun Noodle, the leading US-based ramen noodle manufacturer, and started building up a network stateside. In the US, Chef Nakamura debuted at Sun Noodle’s “Ramen Lab” where he again received critical acclaim. With a network of support created through Sun Noodle, and the success at Ramen Lab, Chef Naka was ready to open his own shop: Nakamura.