Category: Japanese

Oden Yaki Bistro [San Jose, California]

Oden Yaki Bistro 71 Curtner Avenue San Jose, CA 95125 Tel: 408.6638366 Japanese and Taiwanese fusion food. This new restaurant has good food and service.  However, prices a a bit high for what you receive. The assortment of stuffed chicken had great flavoring.  Ranging from kim chi to pork and mushroom stuffed chicken wings.  The…
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Morimoto Waikiki [Honolulu, Hawaii]

The Modern Honolulu 1775 Ala Moana Blvd Honolulu, HI 96815 Iron Chef Morimoto’s restaurant in Honolulu was a great stop to have some delicious Japanese fusion food.  Started off with the Crispy Rock Shrimp Tempura, 2 small portions of fried rock shrimp, one with spicy kochujan sauce, and the other with wasabi aloli.  The shrimp…
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Marukame Udon [Honolulu, Hawaii]

Marukame Udon 2310 Kuhio Ave #124 Honolulu, HI 96815 Tel: 808.931.6000 This little restaurant in Honolulu reminds me of a cafeteria.  you form lines at the counter, you point to what you want, until you reach the checkout register, then grab your tray of food and head out looking for a table. But this isn’t…
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Yuki Sushi [Santa Clara, California]

Yuki Sushi 1827 Pruneridge Ave Santa Clara, CA 95050 Tel: 408.248.9144 This small Japanese restaurant at the corner of Pruneridge and Winchester is a no go.  The place was pretty busy, the tables were old and the place was fairly clean.  The wait staff was friendly, however wasn’t too attentive. The food portions were generous,…
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Cherry Sushi [Santa Clara, California]

Cherry Sushi 2910 El Camino Real Santa Clara, CA 95051 Tel: 408.557.0770 The salad was good, the sauce had a slight peanut sauce flavor to it.  The teriyaki chicken was tender and the sauce was light and not overly salty.  The portions were generous and prices were reasonable.  The fried tempura was average, however some…
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Sushi Tango [Fremont, California]

Sushi Tango 4193 Cushing Parkway Fremont, CA 94538 Tel: 510-440-1613 Clean and large Japanese restaurant, unfortunately, everything else was a letdown. We were seated quickly on a holiday weekday, though the place was pretty full.  Having high expectations, we ordered our meal.  Tonkatsu Curry, and Beef Teriyaki and Chicken Teriyaki Combo, and a Spider Roll. …
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