Archive for September, 2010

Koume Japanese Rest, Plantation FL

Rating: Koume Japanese Restaurant 11905 W. Sunrise Blvd. Plantation, FL 33323 (954) 577-9277 www.toshiskoume.com There’s a bounty of great sushi and Japanese food here to reward the enterprising folks willing to try a place in a generic strip mall just East of Sawgrass Mills. The sushi gets perfect marks from our crack palates! They have […]

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Sushi Tweetup – Maido Japanese Restaurant

Yes it’s high time we had another Sushi tweetup. This time we’ll visit Maido Japanese Restaurant in Doral. In case you didn’t read our sushi bar review for this place, it is one terrific choice for a get-together. Both the partners/owners are skilled chefs, and one runs the kitchen while the other runs the sushi […]

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Shima Japanese – Miami Lakes, FL

Rating: Shima Japanese Restaurant 16873 NW 67th Ave Hialeah, FL 33015 (305) 821-2310 In yet another unassuming shopping center in North Miami there is a place called Shima Japanese that is well worth trying. The neon sign on the shopping center facade simply says “Sushi”, belying the core strength of this place – the kitchen. […]

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Akashi – South Miami, FL

Rating: Akashi Sushi 5830 S. Dixie Highway South Miami, FL  33143 305-665-6261 This is a great place to eat nigirizushi. Nigiri here are fresh without exception and sure to please. They are smallish, but priced very reasonably. The most expensive one on the menu is $3.75 for uni, which strangely comes literally as nigiri-zushi, instead […]

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Economics of Lionfish Sushi

Let’s talk dollars and common sense. If a sushi restaurant or two will start selling lionfish, and customers order it, all bets are off. Any steady demand that can be created will tempt local fishing operators to tap into this small but growing niche market. They’re abundant, and there’s little in the way of competition […]

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Lionfish – roaring good sushi!

Lionfish are a threat to sushi lovers, and to our seafood-loving way of life. But as sushi lovers, we have the unique ability to enjoy some great sushi while helping the situation! Lionfish are actually any one of several species of fish with elongated, venomous spines, and are usually striped. They all originated in the […]

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