What Is the Difference Between Sushi and Sashimi?

Sushi involves raw fish, right? (It can, yes.) But sashimi is raw fish too—so what is the difference between sushi and sashimi? Mostly, it comes down to whether or not rice is involved, but there are...

Wakuriya Pickup Dinner | Crystal Springs Village - San Mateo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 14 days ago

Last week I ordered to-go dinners from Wakuriya, the Michelin one-star restaurant in a modest suburban shopping center. It had announced that the last day for its pick-up program would be Sunday, M...

Suruki SuperMarket in San Mateo has re-opened

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Suruki Super Market shut down a month ago, and it reopened on Friday, April 17! "EXCITING NEWS + IMPORTANT UPDATES for all our loyal customers: As of this weekend (Friday 4/17 + Saturday 4/18) ...

"KAGA JAPANESE CUISINE" - Finch & Bayview - Eating some of the freshest Japanese Sashimi in the GTA?

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 2 years ago

'HOBO' ( Red Gunnard ) is one of the most famous and popular Summer seasonal fish in Japan. Tonight, I had the pleasure of trying out for the first time, this sweet and crunchy textured Japanese de...

You'll never guess where to find the best sushi in North London

by thakurmatthew 2 years ago

It doesn't look promising. An unremarkable row of shops near a station at the top end of the northern line in High Barnet. A charity shop on one side, a hairdresser on the other. The first thing yo...

Best sushi in Tokyo 'off the beaten path' (no need to stay central)

by MattR 2 years ago

We will be in Tokyo for the Christmas period, what is a good sushi place, ideally for lunch, even if it requires a bit of travelling outside the city center? I'd rather spend the extra bit of money...

Sashimi lobster

by tobiasfinke 3 years ago

Anyone seen a restaurant in town (Japanese presumably) that serves sashimi lobster?

Should Wagyu Beef Tartare be Gristly?

by singingsalley 3 years ago

I was at a restaurant last night and ordered their wagyu beef tartare. It had a lot more gristle than I’m used to (I have had tartare a lot of different places, price points, etc) but I don’t eat W...

Sushi suggestions in vancouver? Dont care about cooked food.

by yawick 5 years ago

I have a stopover in Vancouver and will be spending an evening in the city. All I care about is sushi and not other cooked Japanese dishes. Any suggestions? Prefer something more traditional so n...

2 dinners in Tokyo, please advise

by guzelsu 4 years ago

Hello happy Chowhound community . . looking for 2 recommendations. We are on business travel and have 2 dinners in Tokyo. We are staying at the Hotel Okura so preferably within a 20-30 minute com...

Korean style Sushi/Sashimi?

by FoodDude2 4 years ago

Anyone have any recommendations for a Korean style sushi/sashimi restaurant VA/DC. I would guess Annandale is most likely to have a hidden gem specializing in this style.

Best sushi north of Tokyo

by MattR 4 years ago

Several Japanese friends insist that fish is much better in northern Honshu and the price much more reasonable than in Ginza. Can anyone recommend excellent sushi/sashimi dinners anywhere north of ...

The Mori Omakase Challenge

by dndicicco 6 years ago

I didn't have as much time to traverse LA's wonderful sushi scene on this trip, so I focused my attentions on Mori Sushi, and in particular, Maru-san. I had four meals at Mori (I know!), all o...

Best real Japanese sushi in NJ?

by eathru34 4 years ago

Just moved in from NYC a few months ago and have been surfing chowhound NJ looking for a legitimate sushi place but am coming up empty. I'm looking for a sushi place where its owner and sushi ch...

How to freeze fish for eating sashimi later

by lisaleira 4 years ago

Hola! Fuller question: What is the best way to freeze fish I buy in a market (a good seafood store or a greenmarket) for later sashimi eating? Basically I'm recently introduced to the amazing...

Sushi Azabu

by Jeremy303 4 years ago

I have seen many posts praising Sushi Azabu. I will be dining there for lunch and would like sushi roll and sashimi recommendations. Thanks!

Omakase at 'Tatsuya' - Darn good Japanese food in Singapore!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 5 years ago

First full 'chow-day' in Singapore: Let the ' Human Foie Gras Fattening Process ' begin! In anticipation of the impending non-stop fattening process these coming days, my wife and I started our ...

Geoduck sashimi in Montreal?

by Julien.A 5 years ago

Hi folks? Any restaurant recomendations to try geoduck sashimi in Montreal? Is it worth the price 50$ a pound ?

Sushi Recommendation under $40 for an Omakase novice?

by NitWit 5 years ago

I'll be heading to LA soon, and have always been a big fan of nigiri and sashimi. Only recently I have tried omakase (Kanoyama NYC), so I'm pretty new to the experience. I've heard tons of great th...

Cheap Omakase/High Quality Sushi in LA?

by NitWit 5 years ago

I'll be going to LA in a 2 months and am looking for suggestions. I have heard great things about the sushi in California and want to have an omakase experience, but only around or under $40. Othe...