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Tokyo Strike ramen bar and diner to open in Los Angeles

Tokyo Strike ramen bar and diner to open in Los Angeles

Chefs have been establishing a migratory route between fine dining and comfort food for the last few years, particularly in Los Angeles. Mostly that path has led from white tablecloth restaurants to crab shacks, fried chicken joints and hot dog stands. This fall, add ramen to the list. 

Kuniko Yagi, a veteran of Sona, Comme Ca and Hinoki and the Bird, as well as "Top Chef," is partnering with David Irvin and Rudy Moujaes of Folklor (an L.A.-based creative agency whose clients also include Gjelina, Gjusta, Tasting Kitchen, Pot and Locol.) to open a ramen shop and a larger Japanese American diner that will feature ramen in addition to a full...

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