The One about the Sushi Dai Challenge

I wrote about Sushi Dai at Tsukiji and how the restaurant is one of the popular, must-go destinations for sushi enthusiasts.  And for those who are unable to bare the wait, they end up going to Daiwa Sushi or another sushi restaurant. But I had the sudden urge to document my experience at Sushi Dai and I actually wanted to do it in 2015 but I gave up. This feeling […]

The One about Sushidokoro Masa in Nihonbashikakigaracho

Sure, you have heard of Sukiyabashi Jiro, Sushi Dai and other sushi restaurants around Tokyo. But there are a few out there that sushi enthusiasts claim are just as good or even better. I met a friend at Suitengumae Station to check out Sushidokoro Masa. Sushidokoro Masa opened back in 2006 and they offer only two types of courses, Y5000 and Y8000.  And you also need to reserve in advance. […]

The One about Sushi: Jiro Gastronomy

For sushi enthusiasts, the name Jiro Ono is internationally known. The sushi chef is considered one of the greatest sushi craftsman alive and in Ginza, his restaurant “Sukiyabashi Jiro” has received a three-Michelin-starred rating.  There is also a restaurant in Roppongi as well. And many more people are familiar thanks to the 2011 David Gelb documentary titled “Jiro Dreams of Sushi”. But before anyone goes to Sukiyabashi Jiro, there are […]