Hangout Ramen on Carrollton and Willow provides Asian ease and comfort foods

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Hangout Ramen, 1340 S. Carrollton Ave.

Hangout Ramen, a ramen location and sushi bar, made its debut Aug. 22 on South Carrollton Avenue and Willow Avenue. The restaurant is in the making that was household to Small Tokyo Compact Plates and Noodle Bar and, most lately, Masterp1ece Japanese Cuisine, which closed previously this summer months.

Owner Iwan Santoso, who is from Indonesia, brings some of his have society to the menu that also involves Japanese, Chinese and Vietnamese flavors.

Legitimate to its name, the ramen menu is in depth and claims to convey the Japanese preferred to an space that has been missing. Santoso takes excellent care in getting ready the meat that goes into his ramen he cooks it for up to six hrs to be certain its prepared for the broth.

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Tonkotsu Black Ramen

Ramen menu highlights contain Curry Ramen, served in a creamy, curry pork broth with shrimp Tonkotsu Black Ramen, manufactured with pork stomach, crispy pork gyoza in a creamy pork broth and the restaurant’s signature Hangout Ramen, in a creamy, garlic pork broth, served with slim noodles, pork stomach, shrimp and ground beef. The Hangout Ramen is adapted to the diner’s alternative of heat level: delicate, burning or explode.

The restaurant’s menu is intensive and also contains 13 kinds of fried rice, a collection of avenue food items these types of as Chicken Katsu and Panang Curry Shrimp, and other noodle dishes like Yaki Udon and Shrimp Lo Mien.

A collection of shrimp, oyster or Hangout banh mi, manufactured with grilled pork tummy, rounds out the warm dishes. For these craving sushi, Hangout Ramen presents an in depth menu of specialty rolls all prepared by an expertly trained sushi chef.

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The sushi menu involves the Don Roll.

Santoso is particularly very pleased of the restaurant’s appetizer menu that features egg rolls, wontons, dumplings, tempura and beef tataki. His goal is to create a cafe wherever somebody can get basic Asian ease and comfort food stuff.

Hangout Ramen is open Thursday by Tuesday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for lunch and 4 to 10 p.m. for supper.

Hangout Ramen
1340 S. Carrollton Ave.
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