Richie Nakano

Chef
Richie Nakano

San Francisco

About Richie Nakano

Richie Nakano is the chef/co-owner of IDK Concepts, a pop-up restaurant that is currently serving fried chicken sandwiches, snacks and sides. His brick-and-mortar ramen noodle shop earned him a 2013 StarChefs Rising Star Community Chef Award. His involvement with his restaurant ended, but he continues to experiment with new recipes.

My Venues

Accolades

  • Next Generation of Kitchen Iconoclasts
    San Francisco magazine
  • Local Luminary
    San Francisco Chronicle
  • ChefsFeed Winner
    One of the Best Things to Eat in SF

Where I Go Out

Behind the Scenes

In 2014 I met three of the
"In 2014 I met three of the best friends I have ever known (@bjsmithpdx, @scottvivian, @rlachaine) at @indiechefsweek in Austin. The friendships I have forged through that event have changed my life forever, and this year was no different. Let’s do it again soon."
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That was fun. Thank you
"That was fun. Thank you Houston. This was my favorite @indiechefsweek yet"
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Staying on brand.
"Staying on brand."
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Tonight at wing wings 422
"Tonight at wing wings 422 Haight 6-10. Come see us and eat ramen and we'll say nice things to you."
Come to Cochon 555 and cheer
"Come to Cochon 555 and cheer team Hapa on tomorrow! Tickets available at cochon555.com"
HAPA RAMEN POP UP TONIGHT 422
"HAPA RAMEN POP UP TONIGHT 422 HAIGHT, 6-10"