Hawai’i: Yanagi Sushi

Friday, May 4, 2012 2comments No tags Permalink 0

The sushi chef at Yanagi was feeling extra generous with the uni on Tuesday night.

It’s Santa Barbara uni, and served with the sashimi plate alongside hamachi, toro, clam belly, fluke with ikura, and scallops. Here’s a closer look.

We start with the sashimi plate then move onto a la carte orders of our favorites.

Ahi, king clam…

…monkfish liver…

…and negi-toro roll.

Always have to squeeze in an order of fried squid…they were out of baby squid, so this is the leg of one large squid.

Couple with miso soup…

…and if feeling extra hungry that night, finish with the sushi set. Uni doesn’t regularly appear in the set, but it doesn’t hurt to ask.

And don’t forget matcha ice cream!

P.S. For those who asked, I’ll be compiling a list of my favorite sushi and Japanese spots on Oahu – will be emailing them out when ready ^_^

Yanagi Sushi
762 Kapiolani Blvd
 Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 597-1525

  • Unknown
    July 13, 2012

    Hello Kathy, I'm going to visit Oahu later this year and would love if you could share that list with me as well ! Thanks !

  • Karen
    September 3, 2012

    Good (early) morning Kathy,I'm leaving for Aiea on Friday, just stumbled across this post… If there's a way you could possibly send me the list, I couldn't be more grateful! Have really enjoyed reading you over the last seven years – I found you at the beginning. Thanks,Karen

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