Order Online | Make a Reservation: (425) 576-1743

Japanese Chopstick Etiquette

Most of the food at our Bellevue Japanese restaurant would traditionally be eaten with chopsticks.  Many sushi rolls can acceptably be eaten with your hands, and dishes like soups and donburi are generally eaten with spoons, but aside from these there are few occasions wherein a
Read More

Lean, Green, Japanese Cuisine

Ever wonder why Japan enjoys one of the lowest obesity rates of the developed world? If you come to sample their fare at our Bellevue Japanese restaurant, you’ll have to agree it’s due in a large part to traditional Japanese food. As hearty and delicious as Japanese food is, you
Read More

Is Sushi Safe?

Though sushi has exploded in popularity since its introduction to the US, some people remain leery of this cultural phenomenon. In general, such people are concerned about the prospect of consuming raw fish. If this is what’s keeping you from sampling the fare at our Bellevue
Read More

What is a Bento?

In a place like our Bellevue Japanese restaurant, a “bento” generally describes a good, square meal in a good, rectangular tray with compartments for your rice, your meat, your salad, and your soup. You might order one of these like you would order a combo meal at a fast food
Read More

Edamame

While awaiting your meal at our Bellevue sushi restaurant, why not order up a dish of edamame? These boiled soybeans are a common side dish in Japanese-style eateries, popular not only for their taste but for their nutritional value as well. Edamame is noteworthy because it is
Read More