Archive for the ‘japanese food’ Category

Mikado Japanese Restaurant, Oakland Park FL

Rating: Mikado Japanese Restaurant 977 East Commercial Blvd Oakland Park, Florida 33334 (954) 491-0738 mikadojapaneserestaurant.com For over thirty years this nice Japanese couple has been running the Makido Sushi Bar and Japanese Restaurant in a shopping center on the Northwest corner of Commercial Blvd and Dixie Highway. Chef Minami makes tasty sushi and his wife […]

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Takumi Japanese, Bangkok

Rating: Takumi Japanese Restaurant 204 Rachadapisek Road, Huay Kwang, Bangkok 10320 Thailand 66 (0) 2694 2222 Takumi Japanese Restaurant is one of the fine dining spots located in the beautiful Swissôtel on Ratchadapisek Road. It’s on the second floor and has eight private dining rooms for those special get togethers. Conveniently located near the Huay […]

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Omakase with Hideki Yoshimoto

I’m going to tell you about an adventure I had. At the Miami Beach Doraku Sushi we had a wonderful dinner prepared by their executive chef, Master Hideki Yoshimoto. You might remember Hide from our earlier Sushi Masters interview. Hide lives in Hawaii and works for Doraku. But he comes to Miami Beach from time […]

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Lobster Ikizukuri

I recently had the chance to eat live lobster sashimi, and it was quite an experience! Ikizukuri is a Japanese technique that involves serving sashimi from a fish that’s fileted while leaving it’s heart still beating, it’s internal organs still intact. This sounds strange to Westerners, because we tend to distance ourselves from our food […]

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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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