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Sushi

Turn to Chowhounds to find the best sushi spots in any town. Add your best recommendations, and find out tips for eating excellent sushi on any budget.

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...
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Accidentally ceviched my fish

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by mushroomaffairs 13 days ago

I prepared dinner very early in the morning to get it out of the way. I bought a variety of frozen fish and decided to cook all of it tonight. I squeezed an entire lemon, added herbs and spices a...

Sushi Chefs-do they have to be Japanese?

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by foodlovergeneral 8 years ago

Do Sushi chefs have to be Japanese? Lau on chowhound had a lengthy post related to Yuba restaurant. He began with his skepticism about Chinese chefs making sushi (I believe he is Chinese) yet con...

All you can eat sushi

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by zeva 1 month ago

Does anyone know if any all-you-can-eat sushi joints are open for patio service

Jū-ni Chirashi To Go | NOPA - San Francisco

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by Melanie Wong 2 months 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...

Can I make risotto with sushi rice?

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by yamalam 12 years ago

Can't afford sashimi grade seafood these days, so I'm looking for some other uses for my bag of short grain Kohuko Rose. Would it be starchy enough for risotto? What other recipes do you use sush...

Ebisu Sushi re-opened today with online ordering

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by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

San Francisco Sunset District stalwart, Ebisu Sushi, is open again with a new online ordering system for "contactless" pickup at the restaurant. Orders can be turned around in 45 minutes. Ebisu ...

Suruki SuperMarket in San Mateo has re-opened

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by Melanie Wong 4 months 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) ...

Orange clam

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by tiderunner00 6 months 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...

Sushi Hayakawa - Omakase Reservation available 3/19/20

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by jkunberger 5 months ago

Good evening, Due to travel restrictions I won't be able to use my Omakase dinner for 2 next Thursday Mar 19th. If you've always wanted to try it, let me know and I can transfer the Tock reservati...

NYC Omakase Sushi

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by BSR84 2 years ago

What's the latest thinking here for best Tokyo-style omakase sushi joints in NYC? I see the other threads but just wanted to refresh them a bit. Thanks in advance!

Best sushi for non-drinker in Tokyo?

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by marlinspike 6 months ago

It seems there are some highly recommended sushi restaurants in Tokyo that focus on the sake as well (the sho style ones at least). Cost no concern, recommendations for the best sushi in Tokyo that...

West Palm New Sushi--Pat Gogo

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by GatorFL 5 years ago

After years of mediocre sushi, I've finally visited a place that is better than the run of the mill sushi restaurants in the area. Before I continue, I must first admit that I became a very spoi...

Advice for high end sushi in Ginza for first time visitor? (Sawada, Hashimoto, Taichi, Keita, Ishiyama, Ryusuke, Harutaka, Ginza Iwa)?

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by bucktown 1 year ago

My wife will be visiting Tokyo for the first time in April (honeymoon!). Our hotel is in the Ginza district, so we would naturally want to visit a Ginza sushi-ya. We speak no Japanese but are well ...

iSushi in Issaquah Head Sushi Chef

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by YoungHova 7 months ago

I know this is a shot in the dark but the head itamae at iSushi in Issaquah was LEGIT and I guess they recently opened up their own restaurant. Does anybody happen to know where they went? Any lead...

Eating sushi - rice or fish side down?

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by ktchow 8 months ago

I have always been eating fish side down on tongue and that seems the norm at most of the top places I've managed to visit in Tokyo and elsewhere. However, I just landed reservations at Jiro Honten...

Papa Sushi/Ichi Maki

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by valveeta300b 8 months ago

My first bite of real sushi was at Ichi Maki in Fairfield California. Ichi was a family run budget oriented affair. The standouts for me were the Chef Special 1 and 2. Chef Special 1 was a tasty de...

Sushi Masaki Saito

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by cakumadesu 1 year ago

Just an FYI for those interested or curious about the Masaki Saito brand and want to splurge. Heard the prices will be inclusive of tax and gratuity. Said to open to public sometime in May. Expect ...

Where in St. Petersburg can I find salmon to make sushi?

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by hamiltonmktg 10 months ago

I want to make sushi from home and have been told that the salmon I need to buy needs to have been specially treated to kill off the parasites by being frozen at a specific temperature for a specif...

2020 Cherry Blossom Festival Food & Craft Fair

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by fresnobuddhistchurch 8 months ago

The Fresno Betsuin Buddhist Temple invites you to our 2020 Cherry Blossom Festival Food and Craft Fair! It will be a special day of family fun and adventure, featuring a wide variety of handcrafte...

Tokyo sushi: Hashimoto dinner vs Umi dinner vs Hakkoku Lunch

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by eyesbear 9 months ago

Hey folks I am in a dilemma. Planning to choose one of the 3 for my upcoming trip. For Umi, not sure whether the new chef is still good? I have also heard that the lunch at Hakkoku would be ...