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If nothing else, the fact that Sushi Oyama is located in an older and larger house makes it stick out prominently among the rows upon rows of generic and unremarkable strip malls and ground floor storefronts on Kingsway in metrotown. … Continue reading
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My wife and I are so committed to our chirashi-prioritized diet that we chose to have raw fish over rice for our dinner even when we were in Richmond – the land of amazingly tasty Chinese food. There seemed to … Continue reading
Tagged chicken karaage, chicken teriyaki, chirashi, deep fried chicken, fried chicken, Gyo-O, karaage, raw fish, rice, richmond, sashimi, shrimp tempura, sushi, teriyaki, udon
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Zero One Sushi used to be my go-to place for raw fish bowls. But I totally buried the restaurant in the depths of my long-term-not-to-be-recalled-easily memory ever since that first bowl of chirashi from Sushi Mart. Although the freshness of ingredients … Continue reading
Tagged albacore, big eye tuna, chirashi, downtown, hamachi, salmon, sashimi, scallop, shrimp, sushi, tamago
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Standards on what makes a restaurant and its dishes good vary greatly from one person to another. Some might think that value is of utmost importance, some prefer intimate surroundings, while others will consider no factor other than the freshness … Continue reading
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People hate on Miku for a variety of reasons. Some dislike its dressed-up, non-traditional sushi; some are put off by its high prices; some do not care for its chain-like atmosphere; some cannot accept the fact that its sushi bar … Continue reading
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I checked out Juno’s online menu yesterday and confirmed that they had chirashi on their menu. I then relayed this information to my wife. We quickly agreed to designate our lunch today as a “healthy lunch” and drove down to … Continue reading
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Tojo’s has become the poster child for local overrated and overpriced restaurants. The consensus from local foodies and food bloggers seems to be that the restaurant serves average-quality sushi with prices so high that they border on being unconscionable. I’ve … Continue reading
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Kaiba Sushi – Ever since my family and I first arrived in Osaka for our trip to Kansai, I had been looking for a traditional sushi restaurant where I could have a proper sushi meal. I asked the ‘personal butler’ … Continue reading
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Up until now, the most expensive sushi meal that I’ve had (by a longshot) was at Tojo’s. My wife and I ended up paying $700 after tax for an omakase meal with two beers at the sushi bar. Neither me … Continue reading
Tagged Aji, botan ebi, grilled fish, high-end sushi, hirame, kinki, nigiri sushi, shark's fin, sushi, Taipei, uni
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I usually research and plan out specific restaurants to eat at before I visit any city. Even for a city like Tokyo, which I have visited in excess of 10 times in the past decade, there are still countless restaurants … Continue reading