Posts Tagged ‘Uni’

July 15, 2013 2

Maruhide Uni Club (Torrance)

By in 17: South Bay, Favorite Food Entries

As a big Uni fan I just found out about this restaurant in Torrance recently. Just as its name suggests, Maruhide Uni Club specialize in uni (Sea urchin) and every item on the menu features Uni one way or another. According to their menu, their fresh uni is from Santa Barbara. Technically I’m not suppose […]

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November 16, 2011 Off

Eiji (SF: Castro)

By in 04: SF+Bay Area, Favorite Food Entries

Eiji is one of my most favorite Japanese restaurant in SF. It’s a small sushi + tapas joint with around 6-7 tables with a small menu. I really like the homey, authentic vibe. Homemade Tofu. Soft and fresh tasting Grilled Miso Eggplant. My favorite must-order dish. The sushi is fresh and good. Their traditional Japaense […]

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September 4, 2009 4

Wakasaya (Little Tokyo)

By in 06: Downtown LA

A new seafood rice bowl (donburi) chain from Japan called Wakasaya has opened its first US chain in the Japanese village. The colorful photos of their bowls are plastered all over the restaurant front. The bowls all looked too packed with yumminess to be true. I got their most popular bowl (according to the poster […]

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March 31, 2009 3

Kiriko Sushi (Sawtelle)

By in 12: Sawtelle, Favorite Food Entries

I finally recover from a severe and never-ending flu, and it’s time to write up some old entries. I’m treated to a friend’s favorite sushi joint, Kiriko on Sawtelle. It stills boggles my mind why I’ve never been here even though I often dine among the stripe. We sat at the bar and were served […]

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March 3, 2009 4

Tsukiji Restaurant (Gardena)

By in 17: South Bay

Tsukiji Restaurant borrowed its name from the famous fish market in Tokyo. While this small hole-in-the-wall sushi joint at Gardena was known for their cheap and big portion sushi lunch set, we came here for their dinner Uni set. The sushi chef is very talkative, eager to recommend and very friendly. Our neighbors at the […]

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