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Omakase means "chef's choice"--and it's best enjoyed at very trustworthy sushi restaurants. Ask Chowhounds where to try it, and read up on other people's experiences with omakase menus at Japanese spots around the world.

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First time high end sushi in Tokyo

by rockunited 5 days ago

Hi, Have been reading a lot on these forums and done quite a bit of research but still a bit confused. Would really a...


robs87 commented 14 hours ago

Morimoto? Worth the Price of Admission?

by fogfog 6 days ago

Looking for the Best Sushi in PHL.... and great execution of Japanese cuisine. This is for a special occasion. I rea...


fogfog commented 4 days ago

NYC Omakase Sushi

by BSR84 5 months ago

What's the latest thinking here for best Tokyo-style omakase sushi joints in NYC? I see the other threads but just wa...


JTpearl commented 11 days ago

Sushi NODA

by karasu 2 months ago

Chef Tsunoda used to the second chef at Sushi Iwa in ginza, for those of you who have been there. Then he went to Haw...


Jonathan82 commented 17 days ago

Sushi decision

by xxgirl 19 days ago

Hi everyone, My hotel has recommended Nishiazabu Taku and Kurosaki for my sushi dinner in April. I see that Ta...


OliverB commented 18 days ago

Uogashi w/Nakajima - Hell Yeah!

by Yaxpac 3 months ago

Made a last minute decision to go to Uogashi on Xmas glad that we did. We sat in front of chef Nakajima an...


JTpearl commented 1 month ago

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Tokyo Modern Ceramics

by gfmozart 4 months ago

Hi, I have noticed that there are more modern ceramics that fuse modern stylistic influences that are used to serve d...

Sushi of Gari or Sushi by Bou

by kahoots 4 months ago

Going to watch a play that evening and would like to have omakase. I've been to Sushi of Gari a long time ago and was...


eathru34 commented 4 months ago

Omakase in NYC in the Fall

by yumfactr 1 year ago

Hello! I have looked through lots of posts here on the best omakase, the nicest omakase, cheapest, most expensive...


foodwhisperer commented 4 months ago

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NAOE Miami - Omakase. Join a solo diner on November 26th?

by djrinsa 5 months ago

It looks like NAOE doesn't book solo diners. Anyone want to join me?

Hashiri San Francisco

by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

The San Francisco location of Hashiri is in soft opening. Friends' photos are stunning. Who's tried it? Hashiri Sa...


Takachiyo commented 6 months ago

"MIKU" - Modernistic Japanese fare with Aburi Sushi the forte

by Charles Yu 6 months ago

After trying out Miku's Vancouver flag ship and was impressed by the offerings. We decided to have an anniversary fam...


rsvp7777 commented 6 months ago

Sushi Ota omakase?

by keena 6 years ago

how was it? What did it run? Suggestions? (kaito is not an option, this is an invitation from a friend) ----- Sush...


charvana commented 7 months ago

Iki Restaurant - Flushing

by Pookipichu 3 years ago

Iki is a new Japanese restaurant in Flushing, located in the still-under-construction plaza across the street from Sp...


gargupie commented 8 months ago

Sasaki Sushi

by SeaEagle 1 year ago

Tonight, Friday the 25th, is the opening of the much anticipated sushi-ya from Michelin-star chef Masasaki Sasaki, an...


od_sf commented 9 months ago

Suzuki Sushi (and much much more than sushi) - former Sushi Zen owner

by UES Mayor 10 months ago

Had a chance to try this relatively new location at 114 W 47 St. Didn't disappoint!! Sushi bar serves only Omakase ($...


UES Mayor commented 10 months ago

Azabu (New Chef)

by foodwhisperer 11 months ago

Tasuku-san left Azabu, to work at a Midtown spot that probably won't open until fall. I was wondering how the new che...


foodwhisperer commented 11 months ago

Royal Sushi & Isakaya (Queen's Village, Philly)

by BostonBestEats 11 months ago

ROYAL SUSHI & IZAKAYA (more commonly referred to as just "Royal Isakaya") On a recent visit back to Philly, I was ...


jyeh29 commented 11 months ago