I am looking for a moderately priced, but good quality, sushi restaurant to go on a Saturday night the next time I am in Manhattan. I am blowing the bank on a meal at Per Se on the Friday so I am looking to keep the budget somewhat under control. So I would want to spend about $100-$140 on a meal for 2. Reading through Chow Hound it would appear that kanoyama would fit the bill and I may end up going there but there are 2 problems:
1) They don't take revervations on Saturday night which will not be a problem if we are in that part of Manhattan at the time they open but that is far from certain.
2) We are staying on 3rd at around 51st so in an ideal world it would be nice if the restaurant were closer. Though the reservation issue is probably the key thing to me.
Any and all help would be appreciated!