Crossing Fingers For The Window Booth At The Ramen Butcher

16235534140_22775b1c2f_k

A long time ago we posted a reader’s poll listing what we considered to be the top five restaurant tables in Vancouver. We received so much in the way of reader feedback – both positive and negative that we’ve decided to shine a brighter light on the subject, one excellent table at a time. You’ll find more great tables here.

————————————————————–

by Andrew Morrison | It’s another noodle-appropriate day in Vancouver, which is to say that many of you are thinking ramen. According to Scout readers, some of the best can be had at The Ramen Butcher in Chinatown. They don’t take reservations, so you never really know what sort of table you’re going to get. They have a variety of options too, everything from a pair of corner three-tops and two communal high-tops to bar stools and typical deuces. But there is only one booth, Table #23, and it is the most desirable seat in the house.

IMG_8844IMG_8843

Not only is #23 a window table that soaks up all the natural light this block of East Georgia St. can muster, but with vinyl-covered bench cushioning it’s also a lot more comfortable than all of the other options in the room. Again, scoring it is totally the luck of the draw, but if you ever do get this table you’ll never want to sit anywhere else in the restaurant ever again.

16235539530_037fa0f187_k

Pro tip: if #23 is not available, check to see if the window table on the other side (#20) is. It’s smaller (for two) and sees chairs instead of a soft bench, but it’s still a sequestered window table, really its own little world.

IMG_6236

223 E Georgia St, Vancouver, BC | 604-806-4646 | www.theramenbutcher.com

EXPLORE THIS NEIGHBOURHOOD

There are 0 comments

You’ll Want a Front Row Seat for Two Rivers’ Cheeseburger Show

We heads to the North Shore and Two Rivers' new restaurant for the next instalment of "Best Seat in The House".

The Awesome Table Everyone Should Cross Their Fingers for at West Pender’s ‘Cinara’

Squeeze yourself and a few friends into this unique corner booth at chef Lucais Syme's European-themed charmer

Breezy, Palapa-Topped Table #31 At Yaletown’s New ‘Fayuca’

Not only is it the only one of its kind in the restaurant but it's also right in the thick of it with sight lines to the patio, lounge and front door.

Seeing Everything From Lucky Taco’s Unique Table 31 In Kitsilano

When it’s not sunny or otherwise gorgeous out the action at Kitsilano’s Lucky Taco is anchored by the bar and the tables closest to it. When it’s nice out, however, it’s all about the patio. And yet neither of those sections of the restaurant – now enjoying its second summer – offers up the best seat in the house.