RAMEN….lots of RAMEN…by some of the best. And music by Nashville favorite GUILTY PLEASURES. This time, we are slurping for a cause…come join us. CHEFS: Sarah Gavigan/ Otaku South NASHVILLE Shigetoshi Nakamura/ Sun Noodle & Ramen Lab NEW YORK Edward Lee/ Milkwood & 610 Magnolia LOUISVILLE Yuji Haraguchi/ Yuji […]
Through the remainder of the year we will be serving THURSDAY NITES 5:30-8:00pm at SLOCO on 12th Ave. South. Menus are posted weekly on our FACEBOOK SITE. Our join our mailing list below for menu and special event updates.
This and every Wednesday we will be serving RAMEN and seasonal specials inside the market house from 6-9pm Come join us for a quick bite, a family dinner or date nite. Slurping is encouraged
ONE NIGHT ONLY! 200 bowls of (as far as we know) will be the world’s first HOT CHICKEN RAMEN. Line up early… (No tickets necessary), southern inspired sides will be served as well.
We are very excited to announce that we are spending our THURSDAY nights at the Nashville Farmers Market. The menu will include two ramen, one chx or pork and a vegetarian option, as well as seasonal market specials. Come see us from 6-9pm every thursday this summer. This is a very family friendly event and […]
It’s new digs this summer for the OTAKU crew. This and every tuesday you can come to Lipstick Lounge for a cold brew and some delicious ramen. The menu will be street food focused with one hot one cold ramen, fried chicken, scallion pancakes and pork buns. 7:30pm
One of the things I really love the most is getting to know Chefs who have drive and passion. This group is no expection and I am really beside myself with excitement to see my name on this bill. Mindblowing to me. But off I go to Atlamnta with mister Erik Anderson by my side […]
We will be running the kitchen tonight at what I am going to say, MIGHT be the best party of the year. Pork Buns, Hot Chicken Buns, Okonomiyaki and Vegi Cold Ramen dishes to quell the hunger.
As Nashville continues to create amazing social and food opportunities, I am thrilled to be a part of so many of them, but when Libby Callaway and Susan Sherrick asked me to be a part of JOINT 2 I jumped. World class photography, vintage bikes and music? Yes, I think so. So imagine….JAPANESE BIKER […]
We are setting up shop this Sunday at ROAST again…come join us from 4pm-7pm for Ramen and a few other yummy new sides to try. Beer will be offered as well. 100% walk-up, Ramen Shop style.
By far the biggest event we have ever dreamed up. Otaku’s initial goal was to bring ramen to Nashville, so not our goal is to bring MORE ramen to Nashville….and some KILLER Yakitori. What is Yakitori you ask? Assorted cuts and styles of meat and vegetables cooked on a grill with japanese charcoal and served […]
This friday April 5th Ramen service will be LATE NIGHT. 11pm-2am at REVELRY in the Anthem building on 12th and Porter. Look for the ramen lantern and see you there….
This Tuesday April 2nd we will be poppin at Bar 308. Ramen Shop style, this event will be walk up only. Service begins at 6:30pm MENU; Spicy Fried Chicken Ramen $12, Vegan Curry Bisque $12, Kara-Age w/ wasabi mayo $8
We are very proud to announce that we will be a food vendor at the Cherry Blossom Festival on March 23rd. It looks to be a fantastic spring day for friends and family, so put it on your calendar and come out for the fun and the RAMEN! We will be serving Tonkotsu only at […]
It was only a matter of time before I beagn cooking with booze….so lets get this going. OTAKU will be “Cooking with Beer” at Yazoo Brewery next week. We are getting busy with the beer..in the food, on the food and paired with the food. It’s going to be delicious, loud and fun…all my favorite […]
A few seats still available for the 5:45pm seating at SILO on Monday 2/18….Walk ups welcome Four courses for $40 (drinks not included ) PICKLE PLATE: Soy Shitakes, Scarlett Radish w/citrus, Japanese Potato salad IZAKAYA PLATE: Curry Croquette w/apple butter and pea tendrils, Chx breast w/ wasabi & chx thigh w/ scallion skewers RAMEN: Tonkotsu […]
This is a non-ticketed event. Walk-Ups only…..take-out will be an option. Service begins at 5:30pm till bowls are SOLD OUT Info on location can be found HERE
Brendan Canning DJ – 11pm Secret Show – this is a walk-up event, but to pre buy tickets please click below Pre-Buy a Bowl of RAMEN for STONE FOX 1/12/13 Sell tickets online with TicketLeap
Oh where to begin? Well the story of this whole crazy journey began with a conversation on a porch. I guess that’s how it works. A sparkle, a glimmer, an idea, a yearning……then the turning point comes. ACTION. My first evening as OTAKU was a little bit like running into a burning building. […]
I started talking about my noodle dreams about 2 years ago. In passing Miranda (the owner of Burger-Up) stored that comment, and this past spring on the porch of Peter Nappi attending a party for a mutual friend, I threw out that same comment again: “I would love to have a Ramen Noodle Shop here […]