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Spicy Miso Ramen at Fat Noodle

14 spots to slurp up steaming bowls of Japanese ramen

Ten-cent packages of ramen may provide a sodium-filled sense of college nostalgia, but true Japanese ramen is another story. On…

El Ceviche Route at El Berraco (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Interactive Guide to 152 Central Tucson Restaurants, Bars & Cafes (MAP)

Looking for Central Tucson restaurants, bars, and cafes? Here’s our map with Stone Avenue as the western border, Wetmore Road…

Salmon nigiri sushi and a Philly Roll at Yamato (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Guide to 12 of the best sushi restaurants in Tucson

When it comes to sushi, do you really want to forgo quality for saving a few dollars? Don’t. Sushi purists…

Mini-poke at Sushi on Oracle (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Guide to 11 Best Japanese Restaurants in Tucson

When it comes to Asian cuisine, Japanese restaurants shine in Tucson. With the recent growth in Japanese diner-style establishments…

Seasonal Sapporo-style red miso ramen with brown butter at OBON Sushi Bar Ramen (Credit: Jackie Tran)

6 Best Ramen Joints in Tucson

While dime packs of instant ramen provide a sodium-filled college nostalgia, they don’t provide fresh scallions, bouncy narutomaki, tart…

Owner-chef Noboru Nakajima at Yamato Japanese Restaurant (Credit: Jackie Tran)

I spent the last decade going to Yamato Japanese Restaurant for sushi

Just over a decade ago, I was a broke college student looking to splurge on sushi. I was accustomed to…

Caruso's (Credit: Jackie Tran)

25 Tucson Restaurants Over 25 Years Old

While Tucson’s agricultural history goes back thousands of years, at least one of handful of Tucson restaurants…

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