by Jenny Vergara
Where to Find The Hottest Bowls in Kansas City
Soups, ramen and noodle bowls of any kind are enjoyed as a way to comfort and warm the body. It is simply the best liquid medicine around. Got a cold or flu bug? A little itch in your throat? No better way to heal yourself than with a hot, steaming bowl of satisfying noodle soup.
Kansas City has a commendable amount of great Asian noodle soup spots. So, if you prefer soups with an ethnic heritage, full of flavor, ancient spice and a bit of heat, then we’ve got you covered.
A note about ramen: There can be no doubt that ramen is definitely having a moment in the Kansas City food scene. Ramen bars have been popping up all over the country fueled by the gospel of the noodle bowl by the likes of two chefs in New York City; David Chang and Ivan Orkin. Kansas City is not immune to ramen’s many charms, as we have one ramen shop currently open with lines out the door at Columbus Park Ramen Shop, and we have the soon-to-open Komatsu in Westport scheduled to open in 2016.
Now then, let’s dive deep into the hottest bowls in Kansas City: