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Review: Ramen Lab Eatery is an experiment gone right

Review: Ramen Lab Eatery is an experiment gone right

 

★★★

Just south of Mizner Park’s upscale collection of shops and restaurants you can hear the slurping of housemade ramen noodles and bowls of rich broths echoing from Ramen Lab Eatery. Since opening in March, this cozy izakaya, or Japanese gastropub, has made a big impression in a short amount of time. Already a cornerstone of the small plaza, it was standing room only on a recent Saturday night. Even patio seats were filled with patrons open to indulging in bowls of hot ramen on a sticky Florida evening under a ceiling fan.

Lunch lines out the door aren’t unusual here. And from what I witnessed, Ramen Lab Eatery appears to have established a steady takeout...

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