Michi Ramen

Michi Ramen Local ramen restaurant Michi Ramen opened a second location in 2015 at 3005 S. Lamar Blvd., Ste. D-114.[/caption]

Company to launch third, yet-to-be-named concept in 2016


Michi Ramen opened a second location in 2015, and a new concept from ownership is in the works for 2016.


The ramen noodle eatery opened a takeout- and delivery-only location June 17 on South Lamar Boulevard. Dine-in and takeout is still available at the original North Lamar Boulevard location.


And the team behind the restaurant intends to open a new concept in 2016 at The Hole in the Wall on Guadalupe Street in the same space previously occupied by East Side King.


Management confirmed the company is expanding but will not use the Michi Ramen name at the new location, which does not yet have an opening date.


No other details on the new project have been made available.

By Joe Lanane
Joe Lanane’s career is rooted in community journalism, having worked for a variety of Midwest-area publications before landing south of the Mason-Dixon line in 2011 as the Stillwater News-Press news editor. He arrived at Community Impact Newspaper in 2012, gaining experience as editor of the company’s second-oldest publication in Leander/Cedar Park. He eventually became Central Austin editor, covering City Hall and the urban core of the city. Lanane leveraged that experience to become Austin managing editor in 2016. He managed eight Central Texas editions from Georgetown to San Marcos. Working from company headquarters, Lanane also became heavily involved in enacting corporate-wide editorial improvements. In 2017, Lanane was promoted to executive editor, overseeing editorial operations throughout the company. The Illinois native received his bachelor’s degree from Western Illinois University and his journalism master’s degree from Ball State University.


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