A Thanksgiving Omakase at Sushi Masato

It was my last night in Thailand and my first time out of the country for Thanksgiving. As much as I missed the yummy holiday spread with the family, I was really excited for tonight’s dinner. I would be spending my Thanksgiving at one of the top sushi restaurants in Bangkok, Sushi Masato. A nice…

Restaurant Review: Yasu

A long weekend in Toronto meant I had plenty of time for a sushi fix. There were two places I was trying to decide between. After some contemplating, I decided to go to Chef Yasuhisa Ouchi’s restaurant, Yasu. Opening back in May of 2014, Yasu is the traditional sushi restaurant Toronoto’s been waiting for. Reservations…

Sushi Ginza Onodera New York

I came upon a video on Eater that featured Sushi Ginza Onodera, the high-end omakase-only restaurant straight out of Japan. It instantly caught my attention. It’s original location is in Tokyo and has since expanded with locations in Shanghai, Los Angeles, Hawaii, and Paris. This past May, it made its debut in New York City….

Sushi Ota

It’s that time again – omakase time! The one sushi restaurant in San Diego I kept hearing about was Sushi Ota. Located in a small strip mall, this restaurant was opened by Chef Ota back in 1990. Sushi Chef Ota has worked in Tokyo, Osaka, and Kobe. He came to San Diego in 1982 and…

Omakase at Juno

There was no way I was leaving Chicago without a good sushi fix. There were a few choices when it came to sushi restaurants – a couple were Asian fusion and the others seemed to be more of a fixed menu. I just wanted a simple nigiri omakase. I came upon Juno. I called to…

Back to Tanoshi

It was time to head back to Tanoshi Sushi Sake Bar. This time, my sister came along. I enjoyed it so much the first time that I suggested we go there for our one and only sushi fix while she was home. Plus, you can’t beat the value. How we still had room to eat…

Birthday Omakase at Sushi of Gari

After a pretty filling lunch at Eataly, we walked around a bit before heading to Sushi of Gari for an omakase dinner. Now you’re not going to find the traditional nigiri here. The sushi here is a bit more unique and represents a more modern version. Each piece of nigiri is served with various toppings…

15 East

Another day, another omakase. This time it was 15 East located in Union Square. 15 East 15 East 15th Street New York, NY 10003 (212) 647-0015 Website