Gomen-Kudasai Japanese Noodles

The Staff


Youko5  Youko: Owner and Manager. Youko loves to cook, create new recipes, make connections with artists, musicians, and other professionals, and spend time with her staff at the restaurant.


Kyuma3  Kyuma: Waiter. He loves skateboarding and has even started his own clothing company called Polar Shift. Polar Shift is in the process of creating new designs and a website.


Photo on 2015-02-01 at 13.26   Jennifer: Waitress. She is a Freshman at SUNY New Paltz. She loves playing tennis and ping pong. An interesting thing about her is that she has climbed Mount Fuji all the way to the top. Impressive.


Steve1  Steve: Dish Washer. He is in the process of applying to SUNY Ulster and plans to pursue a degree in criminal justice. He spent 6 years in Afghanistan as a member of the Military Police and one day hopes to work for the FBI. He enjoys music and hanging with friends in his spare time.


jeffpic  Jeff: Chef

Nyah2  Nyah: Waitress. She is currently a junior at SUNY New Paltz pursuing a Bachelors in Organizational Communication and is an anchor/reporter for the SUNY New Paltz TV Station. She enjoys painting, drawing, and volleyball.


Alex1  Alex: Waitress. She is currently attending SUNY Ulster to be a Physician’s Assistant. She enjoys drawing and talking with customers.


ZachPic2015    Zach: Prep-Chef/Dish Washer. He enjoys hanging with friends and playing video games on his spare time.

ChibiOuc2015    Chibi: Mascot. She is in charge of being extremely cute and friendly. She enjoys eating, sleeping, walks, and getting affection. We love Chibi!


MikePic2015    Mike: Cook/Prep-Chef. He enjoys hanging with friends on his spare time.


FullSizeRender (3)   Chris


FullSizeRender   Andrew: Waiter. He is currently a junior at SUNY New Paltz pursuing a degree in Digital Media Production. He enjoys running and drawing. Something interesting about him is that he lived in New Zealand for half a year.


Mado2   Madoka: Waitress/ Front Desk Manager. She came to America to study Jazz, likes music, gardening, and is a new mom to her wonderful son.


Kazuma7  Kazuma: Co-Owner and Maintenance Manager. He is an internationally recognized metal artist and enjoys drawing in his spare time.