Entries Tagged as 'Sushi'

水曜日, 4月 25th, 2012

Yamasan Sushi Honten (Main Store)

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Yamasan Sushi Honten (Main Store)

Yamasan Sushi Honten is a 60 year old sushi restaurant located in Kanazawa’s Omi-cho market. This restaurant is famous for Kaisendon (Seafood bowl) and is open from the morning, and it is a popular place for breakfast.

Kaiendon

水曜日, 7月 6th, 2011

Kakinohasushi -Hiraso-

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Kakinohasushi -Hiraso-

Kakinohasushi is a local sushi in Yoshino area in Northern Nara prefecture. It used to be the feast for Natsumatsuri (Summer Festival). You may think of sushi quality in summer, but kakinohasushi will not rot easily. It is because mackerel is salted and vinegar and kakinoha keep sushi from rotting.

Kakinohasushi is said to be eaten [...]

土曜日, 10月 9th, 2010

Sushi dokoro Kanpachi Head Store

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Sushi dokoro Kanpachi Head Store

Sushi dokoro Kanpachi is a noted sushi store located in Tokyo, a 5 minute walk from JR Okachimachi station. You will see a sign as you walk from the north exit of Okachimachi station along the Kasuga-dori heading Asakusa. Turn right as the sign says and there will be a building in red bricks. The [...]

土曜日, 5月 29th, 2010

Daiwa Sushi – Tsukiji

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Daiwa Sushi – Tsukiji

After watching the tuna auctions, it’s on to the main area. The time is 6:00am, but that doesn’t stop people from lining up. Weekends even see line-ups forming before shops open. What attract people to Tsukiji’s sushi are the price and the freshness. For a third to a quarter of what you would pay for [...]