was perusing the 1987 jewish travel guide and found a listing for miriam mizakura's shalom japan - glatt kosher restaurant from the 80s-22 wooster st. So it seems kosher Japanese is not a new phenomenon! I found an article from NY Magazine about it
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Easy Crab Cakes
Crab cakes are so often disappointing -- mushy or gummy, full of starchy filler. But these easy cakes are full of beautiful lump crabmeat, and a light panko coating ensures they fry up crispy and golden brown. Bright, lemony aioli makes a piquant counterpart to the sweet, sweet crab. Read more.