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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...

Wako Sashimi Bento To-Go | San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 days ago

Feels like I have a backlog of kajillion take-out meals stretching back to the start of shelter-in-place that I've yet to post about, will try to share some as I'm able. One of the few highlight...

How Rev. Moon drove the surge in U.S. sushi restaurants

by tre2012 28 days ago

This is long, and somewhat annoying in format - I found it worked best just to use my down cursor, rather than my mouse or PgDwn key, but YMMV. But it is FASCINATING. Who knew Rev Moon was so c...

Vegetable Paejeon To-Go @ Han Kook Market in Seaside

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

A couple weeks ago I dropped in to Han Kook Market, a small mom-and-pop Korean grocery store in Seaside on the Monterey Peninsula. This was a first time for me, as I've tended to patronize the ones...

Florida Serves Frozen Sushi!????

by joan 17 years ago

Just when I thought I knew SOOO much about seafood, I discover that fish used for sashimi (with the exception of tuna) MUST be frozen first - by law! I wonder how many sushi places actually receiv...

Chirashi Don - Ai Sushi, Richmond Hill is now way superior and better value than Taro Fish/Seafood, Markham!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 2 months ago

In my neighbourhood of Richmond Hill/Markham, for the occasional Chirashi lunch, Taro Fish has been my go-to place due to its track record, consistency and quality. Sadly during my past visit, I no...

SF Lunch Sushi Recommendation needed

by arturchik 3 months ago

I am looking for a sushi recommendation, but something that is open for lunch. After extensive search, doesn't appear that there are decent options. I am hoping the community can help me. Thank you

"Flying Fish Japanese Restaurant" - Better than normal Sushi at an attractive price point!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 3 months ago

This relatively new sushi joint located on the Highway # 7 strip, dominated by Chinese restaurant offers unexpectedly good sushi featuring better than normal Neta ( Madai, Maguro, Hotate, Sawara, I...

"KAITO SUSHI" - First 'sit-down' sushi Omakase for over a year!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 4 months ago

After enduring over a year of Covid related restrictions, it was a great and special feeling, being able to sit-down at the sushi bar and exchange pleasantries with the friendly, hospitable and tal...

YUBU by The Shota | Financial District – San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

Friday, April 30, is the final day for YUBU by The Shota lunch and dinner donburi and inari sets for take-out and delivery. The high-end omakase restaurant will be returning to indoor dining. In...

Uni vs O Ya vs Cafe Sushi

by pigletthepug 8 months ago

We are not full time Boston inhabitants. Tried O Ya 2 years ago and were beyond disappointed. All hype, poor food. We were shocked to see all the nigiri was presliced. We do love Cafe Sushi ...

Sushi - ordering in advance

by michaeljc70 9 months ago

There is a great local sushi place/fish market but they don't deliver. I am ordering trays for guests. My question is how far in advance can I pick this up? Obviously I will refrigerate it after...

Jū-ni Chirashi To Go | NOPA - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

When Covid-19 ended dine-in services, Michelin one-star Jū-ni was quick to regroup to offer take-away chirashi bowls, $39, beginning March 19. Last month after picking up yakitori at its sister res...

Free Sushi Sandwich at Moonstar in SSF for the vaccinated

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

"Finally there is a light at the end of the tunnel, with the news that we have all been waiting for, COVID-19 vaccinations are soon to be available to everyone age 16 and older starting April 15th ...

Sushi Party Trays

by Sadistick 10 months ago

With Taro's being closed for a week due to a COVID case and thus my choices to purchase sushi quality fish and create my own, I find myself looking for advise on where I might purchase a good quali...

' YASU ' - Mega $$$ Covid-era Sushi take-out

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 10 months ago

New definition of 'Two-for-One' Sushi .....Chinese New Year + Valentines Day from YASU - Chirashi $98....with Snow Crab, Uni, Ikura, chopped Toro and Aburi Hokkaido Scallops topping. - Toro Handr...

Orange clam

by tiderunner00 2 years ago

Hi everyone, I have been seeing what they call “orange clam” at sushi restaurants. I often make sushi at home and am interested in learning more about this “new” clam, but “orange clam” on the web...

Do pregnant Japanese women eat sushi?

by iheartcooking 6 years ago

After searching this boards it seems that even among Hounds, the taboo against eating sushi while pregnant is strongly held. And please dont tell me to suck it up because it's only nine months. ...

Seeking Good Nori Deals in Northern NJ

by scott123 1 year ago

My local Taiwanese grocer (Top Quality Market in Parsippany) usually has pretty good prices, but, the Nori sheets start at $45/lb and go up from there. I don't find myself in the Edgewater area muc...

Philly Cheesesteak @ Koala's Fine Food in Guerneville

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Yesterday's news filled me with gratitude for the voters in the City of Brotherly Love . . . and a craving for a Philly cheesesteak. Not easy to find a good one in California, let alone wine countr...

"HANADON," Markham - Collection of take-out Dons!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 year ago

Tonight, taking advantage of Ubereats 50% discount special, we ordered a collection of DONS from 'Hanadon, Markham '. Quality of toppings was fresh and selection, fairly exotic and diverse! We opte...