Kenko Sushi

Sushi is one of my absolute favorite foods and when I’m craving a great sushi meal, Kenko Sushi in Lincoln Park, New Jersey is a top choice. The casual Japanese restaurant covered with small Post-its is always full and for good reason. They offer a large selection of creative and classic sushi rolls, along with…

The Omakase at Tojo’s Restaurant

For my final night in Vancouver I wanted a nice sushi dinner with one of the most famous chefs in town, so I made a reservation at Tojo’s Restaurant. The internationally recognized restaurant serves unique and modern dishes using the finest seasonal and local ingredients around the Pacific Northwest. I requested a seat at the…

Fishman Lobster Clubhouse and Sushi Kaji

After a beer-filled late night, I was off to a later start for my second day in Toronto. It was Saturday and by the time I was fully functioning, I was more than ready for a hearty lunch. I decided to take an Uber to Scarborough to check out the Fishman Lobster Clubhouse. The cash-only…

Market Eatery and H Mart

Korean cuisine is always a solid option when dining out in the area, so it was nice to have a few more options once H Mart opened in Paramus back in April. Located inside the Asian supermarket is the Market Eatery Food Hall. The few eateries located within the small food court offer a variety…

A Modern Kaiseki at n/naka

For my first night in Los Angeles, I made sure to make a reservation (three months in advance) at n/naka. The upscale Japanese restaurant features a modern kaiseki experience prepared by chef Niki Nakayama who was featured on episode four of the first season of Netflix’s Chef’s Table. Born and raised in Los Angeles, chef…

A Fugu Dinner at Zuboraya

I’m all about trying new and adventurous foods, so there was no way I was leaving Osaka without going to a fugu restaurant like Zuboraya. Fugu, also known as a pufferfish or blowfish, is a Japanese delicacy that can potentially be fatal if it’s not prepared properly. The fish is poisonous due to tetrodotoxin, a…

Harbourside Sunday Brunch

For my final day in Hong Kong, I felt like it was appropriate to go all out. I started the day off with an elaborate Sunday brunch buffet at Harbourside inside the InterContinental. Sunday brunch is served 11:30am to 3:00pm and costs HK$898, around $110US. I did say I was going all out. 😉 I…