It’s World Sushi Day…and we can’t let it pass by without telling you who does it best in namma ooru Bengaluru:
Edo, ITC Gardenia
#IHBLoves: Honestly, there isn’t a single favourite sushi, this is Luru’s haven for everything from nigiri to maki rolls. You can’t go wrong. Pick a meat you love, and you’re sorted.
Non-Sushi: Their clay pot menu (more specifically, the Shabu Shabu).
Where: No 1, Residency Road, Ashok Nagar.
Contact: 080-2211 9898
#IHBLoves: This is literally the place to go to for an endless variety of poke and pick sushi. What we love though, is their spiced tofu and avocado maki (veg), the samurai maki and the naruto maki (sea bass).
Non-Sushi: The okonomiyaki (Japanese version of pancakes) are brill and so is the beef off the teppanyaki grill.
Where: 3rd Floor, 1/3, Ulsoor Road.
Contact: 080 4965 2679
Harima, Residency Road
#IHBLoves: Their maguro (tuna) and Ika (raw cuttlefish) are exceptional.
Non-Sushi: You can really can’t go wrong with any dish ordered off this authentic and elaborate Japanese menu. You eat it in Japan.. and they have it.
Where: 131, 4th Floor, Devatha Plaza.
Contact: 080 6568 8222
#IHBLoves: Dragon maki hands down.
Non-Sushi: The spicy edamame and their sakes are divine.
Where: Shangri-La Hotel, Vasanth Nagar
Contact: 080 45126450
Fatty Bao, Indiranagar
#IHBLoves: Their California rolls are a must-order with every visit.
Non-Sushi: We swear by their Fatty Oysters and their ramen (read as Chasu) 😉
Where: 610, 3rd Floor, 12th Main, Off 80 Feet Road,
Contact: 080 4965 2109
Zen, The Leela Palace
#IHBLoves: Their choice of salmon nigiri and maki.
Non-Sushi: Their teppanyaki set menu with Chef Shin is a theatrical experience that can’t be missed. We suggest the wagyu beef, chilean bass or lobster for mains off the grill.
Where: 23, Old Airport Road.
Contact: 080 25211234
Shiro, UB City
#IHBLoves: Their crispy avocado rolls (veg) and cali maki rolls (non-veg)
Non-Sushi: Their selection of dim-sum is insanely good and of course their unlimited sushi bar at the famous Sunday brunch!
Where: UB City, Vittal Mallya Road.
Contact: 080 49652888
High Ultra Lounge, Malleshwaram
#IHBLoves: The red snapper nigiri and sichimi-spiced maki.
Non-Sushi: Their thai curries and banoffee pie.
Where: 26/1 , 31st Floor, Dr. Rajkumar Road, World Trade Centre, Brigade Gateway Campus.
Contact: 080 45674567