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Get a Taste of Ganko Ittetsu Ramen at a Pop-Up This Weekend

The soon-to-open Brookline restaurant will pop up at Somerville's Reliable Market on Saturday.

Renovations underway at Ganko Ittetsu Ramen in Brookline.
Renovations underway at Ganko Ittetsu Ramen in Brookline.
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As Ganko Ittetsu Ramen gets closer to opening in the Arcade building in Brookline, taking over the former MJ Ready space, chef Ken Iwaoka will offer a taste of his ramen at a pop-up this Saturday, September 5, at 1 p.m. at Reliable Market in Somerville's Union Square. (If you ever went to O Sushi in Harvard Square for a Ramen Wednesday in late 2014 or early 2015, you've probably already experienced Iwaoka's ramen.)

As previously reported, Ganko, which will have seating for 17 diners, will serve a variety of ramen in the $11-$12 range, as well as appetizers like pan-fried pork gyoza and quick-cured cucumber with sesame oil and garlic soy sauce. The restaurant won't open with a liquor license, but the team plans to get the necessary permits in the future.

Reliable Market

45 Union Square, , MA 02143 (617) 623-9620 Visit Website

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