Interested in getting the lowdown the newest businesses to open in Long Beach? From a ramen spot to a shoe store, read on for a list of the newest businesses to land in this Long Beach neighborhood.
4101 McGowen St., Suite 150
Silverlake Ramen is a spot to score ramen and noodles.
From shoyu to mazemen (no broth ramen) to spicy tonkotsu, this spot hopes to satisfy your ramen cravings. The menu also offers rice bowls and appetizers like crispy chicken karaage and fried or grilled pork gyoza. View the menu here.
Yelp users are generally positive about Silverlake Ramen, which currently holds four stars out of 55 reviews on the site.
Yelper Rumil L., who reviewed Silverlake Ramen on Sept. 29, wrote, "Although it might be on the pricier side and the wait is a bit long, it was well deserved because the food was solid... The real MVP was the chashu."
Rhea M. noted, "...The [classic tonkotsu] broth is very creamy and that's what Silverlake Ramen is known for... It was delicate level of creaminess that didn't feel overwhelming or too thick... The pork was melt-in-your-mouth soft, but they weren't very generous serving-wise."
Silverlake Ramen is open from 11 a.m.–10 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday and 11 a.m.–11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.
Billie Jean King Main Library
200 W. Broadway
Billie Jean King Main Library is a library.
This library, named in honor of tennis player Billie Jean King, a Long Beach native, will house 300,000 books in its nearly 100,000-square-foot building, as well feature study rooms, a family learning center, a children's area with storytelling space, a veterans resource center and more, according to the Long Beach Post News.
With a five-star rating out of three reviews on Yelp, Billie Jean King Main Library has been getting positive attention.
Yelper Rylee N., who reviewed Billie Jean King Main Library on Sept. 24, wrote, "...There are tons of tables with outlets on them, charging stations and chairs facing the windows for some amazing natural lighting. This place will be an amazing place to study."
Yelper Elizabeth M. added, "...This building is simply beautiful, more than books indeed."
Billie Jean King Main Library is open from noon–8 p.m. on Tuesday, noon–6 p.m. on Wednesday, noon–7 p.m. on Thursday and noon–5 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. (It's closed on Monday and Sunday.)
4101 McGowen St., Suite 145
Runners High is a shoe store, offering sporting goods and more.
Runners High serves up specialty running and walking shoes, with brands ranging from Brooks to Nike to Saucony. The locally owned store has been in business since 1979, according to the store's website.
With a 4.5-star Yelp rating out of three reviews on Yelp, Runners High has been getting positive attention.
Yelper Bv A., who reviewed Runners High on Oct. 2, noted, "...Great new store in the Long Beach Exchange location and great selection of all types of runners shoes and others."
Yelper Curtis B. wrote, "Stoked to have this new Runners High location. Staff was friendly and helpful, but stock is pretty limited. Clothing options are primarily Nike and missing a lot of the notable/new shoe releases."
Runners High is open from 10 a.m.–7 p.m. on Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 11 a.m.–5 p.m. on Sunday.