Tag Archives: Japanese cuisine

Sakura Sushi

I have to say that I had fairly high expectations for this sushi restaurant.  I read brief reviews that this was a “hole in the wall” and somewhere that you would return again and again to enjoy good sushi.  My … Continue reading

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Birthday Celebration at Nomé Izakaya

My friend Gen celebrated her birthday at Nomé Izakaya this past weekend.  We were a big group of close to 30 people and Nomé was able to accommodate us very well by reserving three long tables for us near the entrance of … Continue reading

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Okonomiyaki Galore at Okonomi House

Okonomiyaki is a Japanese savory pancake where the word okonomi means “what you like” or “what you want” and yaki means “grilled” or “cooked” (Thanks Wikipedia!).  Okonomi House, located just a three minutes’ walk from the Yonge & Bloor subway … Continue reading

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Dinner Buffet at Dragon Legend

I only found out about this restaurant because Dragon Legend did a good PR move by mailing out flyers of their newly opened restaurant and offering a 15% discount for anyone who visited before December 15th for dinner.  

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Japanese-style Pasta at Shiso Tree Cafe

I’ve heard a lot about this place and have frequently seen my friends post up food pictures from Shiso Tree Cafe so I thought it was high time that I went to check it out as well.  It is a … Continue reading

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Tako Sushi (teppanyaki version)

I tried teppanyaki for the first time yesterday!  It was kind of unexpected since my friend brought me there for lunch after some errands.  I wasn’t complaining since I’ve always wanted to try this type of food.  It’s basically a … Continue reading

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My First Time Dining at JaBistro in Toronto

There’s been a lot of talk about the Japanese restaurant called JaBistro that opened up in the Entertainment District in downtown Toronto, so I was quite excited to get a chance to go.  It just so happened that I visited … Continue reading

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