Marukame Udon – Honolulu, Hawaii

The absolute best udon in Honolulu is a cafeteria style restaurant at 2310 Kuhio Ave called Marukame Udon. The udon noodles are made fresh and there’s almost always a line out the door. Blame it on their delicious udon selections, crispy fried tempura toppings, rock bottom prices and quick service. […]

Pei Wei Blog Asia with Alice Shin

Discovered a great new blog called Pei Wei this morning about Asian food in China, Japan, Korea, Thailand and Vietnam. Here’s a description from the site and a some sample videos featuring the host Alice Shin. “After hosting a two month national search for the Pei Wei blogger, we selected […]

Fresh Cut Noodles from Ultraman-Like Robot

What do you do if you’re a chef and you’re tired of having to cut and shave noodles everyday? Well if you’re Chinese chef Cui Runquan of Hebei Province in China, you build a robot to do the job for you. “All day long, I used to work beside a […]

World’s Largest Gummy Worm

This commercial for the World’s Largest Gummy Worm is just wrong on so many levels. 26-inches long, 5-inches in girth, ribbed body and weighs over 3 pounds.

Korean Girls Love Dancing at Pizza Hut

Why eat your slice of pizza when it arrives at the table, when you can dance with it instead? I think it’s time the U.S. started rethinking their commercials because I’m positive Pizza Hut sales are up in Korea after they aired this on KTV!

Friendly’s Grilled Cheese BurgerMelt

The battle to win a greater share of the “obesity” demographic is heating up. After KFC scored big with the Double Down, a sandwich that uses two chicken breasts rather than a bun, Friendly’s is now entering the fray. The chain has debuted its Grilled Cheese BurgerMelt, which it describes […]

Big America McDonald’s Burgers in Japan

McDonald’s is releasing four new burgers that will only be available in Japan: The Texas Burger topped with old-fashioned grainy mustard-relish, barbecue sauce, bacon, cheese, and crispy fried onions with a middle bun that separates the barbecue sauce, onions, and bacon from the rest of the burger. The Burger New […]

Salt and Pepper Robot Shakers

Salt & Pepper ($30), the domestic robot helpers you have been waiting for! Dutifully marching across the dinner table laden with salt and pepper, they remove the need for you to reach across your meal. Which we all know is the height of bad table etiquette.