Japanese San Antonio

Sushi Express-San Antonio Restaurants

I stopped by this place for a quick bite before a workout next door, with zero expectations. I figured it would be kind of your standard strip mall sushi place, nothing special.I was wrong. This place was phenomenal. The sushi chef is a true… ||| Simply WonderfulSmall but very nice. The wait staff was very attentive and the food was very fresh and made to order. The restaurant was very clean and decorated nicely and you feel very comfortable.We had the tempura appetizer and everything on the plate…

Mon Thai Bistro & Sushi-San Antonio Restaurants

Mon Thai Bistro & Sushi-San Antonio Restaurants

My brother and I decided it was time for Thai food. Having seen Mon Thai for many years we decided to give it a try. For an appetizer I selected calamari. It was tender, but larger cuts than I prefer. No tentacles – just the… ||| This spot is tucked away in a shady complex off Broadway in Alamo Heights. Outdoor dining is available, but it was too hot to enjoy it during our last visit. The owner is charming and friendly, but the vast menu doesn’t deliver on its promises….

Osaka Japanese Steak & Sushi-San Antonio Restaurants

Osaka Japanese Steak & Sushi-San Antonio Restaurants

First timer from out of town, we had the tempura and teriyaki chicken. Taste was good , presentation I thought was not great.I thought for the amount of patrons at 9 pm that the server seemed slow at refilling drinks etc. I will consider… ||| The reason I gave this a 3…Iƒ??ve been here 5x. Usually I walk out happy and satisfied. Today, not so much. I wanted to take my husband because I rave about it; now Iƒ??m embarrassed.We got the lunch bento boxes. I got shrimp tempura….

Jingu House-San Antonio Restaurants

Jingu House-San Antonio Restaurants

I loved the variety of loose leaf tea that was offered! I came home with White Peony, and Sencha. They were both delicious, and I can’t wait to go back and try more! I was so happy to find this place, and will try lunch… ||| What a surprise to have lunch at the JTGardens that was very affordable. When you see the location and appearance indoor/outdoor setup you’ll understand. Bento beef box has sushi and seaweed potato salad w a nice side of salad and brown rice.Beef wrap was…

Hon Machi Steak and Sushi-San Antonio Restaurants

Hon Machi Steak and Sushi-San Antonio Restaurants

We had sushi and tepanyaki chicken and steak ($23) which comes with small amount of chicken and small amount of steak, I asked for medium and it was overcooked and tough to eat. Also they were late on my plate and my fiance had finished… ||| This is a typical Japanese steakhouse which is kind of small but has regular tables for people not wanting to sit at the cooking tables. We have dined here several times and it is consistently very good food. Service can be a bit disappointing but…

Uni’ko Japanese House-San Antonio Restaurants

Uni'ko Japanese House-San Antonio Restaurants

We drove all the way across town to eat at this place after a friend recommended it and we were NOT disappointed! I am a sushi fanatic, and itƒ??s hard to impress me. However, the fish was extremely fresh – some of the best Iƒ??ve… ||| Place small smells like old china restaurant: old fried oil.We asked several wines from the list and they did not have them.Service was so lates. The brought us different roll from what we asked.I will never go again.ac was so low in…

Sumo Japanese Steakhouse-San Antonio Restaurants

Sumo Japanese Steakhouse-San Antonio Restaurants

I can hardly tell the difference between most Japanese Steakhouses. I find Benihana’s to be the most consistently good. Sumo looks pretty much like every other Japanese Steakhouse. The first thing I really noticed was the prices were higher than the Benihana’s closest to my… ||| I was surprised to find out this restaurant was so dirty. Our table was filthy when we were seated. The chefs had open cans of energy drinks on their carts which is a health code violation. The chef kept dropping food while he was cooking,…

Sushishima-San Antonio Restaurants

Sushishima-San Antonio Restaurants

I had the Paradise roll (filling, tempura fried) and my wife had the Rock and Roll roll (less pieces but fatter; equally delicious). Both were AMAZING and very fresh. For desert, FRIED CHEESECAKE!!! Immaculately clean establishment with excellent service and a visually appealing environment. Our… ||| Started of with a variety of appetizers to sample the cuisine as well as some sushi and tempura. All was great value for the price and the Tempura shrimp blew us away for how light and good it was. We will be back as a…

Yellowfish Sushi-San Antonio Restaurants

Yellowfish Sushi-San Antonio Restaurants

Visited the location at the Rim and I am so glad that I found this gem of a restaurant. First, the visual aesthetic is on point. It is calming, clean lines and perfectly lit. Second, the food was gorgeous both visually and on the palette…. ||| I’ve never heard of Japa-Mex before, but that’s what this place serves! It’s basically sushi with mexican flavor/influences. The rolls were huge (3 split between 2 people was great!) and the options are endless! If you love sushi you HAVE to try this place! It’s…