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Enjoy Traditional Japanese Appetizers

Get started with yummy appetizers before your meal! Contact one of our 3 convenient locations in Downtown Knoxville, Northshore, and Maryville to reserve a table.

Cold Appetizers
Cold Appetizers

Seaweed salad中華風わかめ $5

Squid salad いか薫製山菜和え $6.5

Sunomono cucumber 酢の物
Wakame and cucumber with a sweet vinegar dressing. (add bonito flakes if you like) $5
add salmon skin /shrimp $2
octopus / mixed seafood* $4

Avocado salad アボカドサラダ
Avocado with mayo, smelt roe, crab stick, and scallions. Served with crackers. $7
add shrimp or tuna* $3.5

Crab shrimp spring roll カニとエビの生春巻き
Shrimp, crab stick, avocado, cucumber, smelt roe, and spring mix wrapped with rice paper. served with a sweet sesame miso sauce. $8.5

Seafood ceviche* 魚介類のレモンマリネ
Chopped mixed seafood marinated with chopped tomato, scallion, cucumber, avocado, marinated with ceviche sauce. $13

Albacore garlic tataki* たたき
5 pieces of seared albacore tuna topped with scallion, garlic, spring mix, wakame, and ponzu $12

Spicy tuna senbei* マグロカナッペ
Spicy tuna, green onion, avocado, jalapeno, habanero masago, and eel sauce on the crispy rice. $9.5

Japanese style oysters*  生ガキ
Two large piece of half-shell oysters topped with ponzu, scallion, hot sauce and ginger. $9.5

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Warm Appetizers
Warm Appetizers

Edamame 枝豆 
Steamed green soybeans $4.5

Seasoned edamame ピリ辛枝豆 
Spicy stir-fried green soybeans with sesame oil. $5.5

Veggie spring roll 春巻き 
Served with sweet chili sauce. $5

Gyoza ギョーザ 
Pan-fried dumplings filled with minced pork, onions, and cabbage. $6

Takoyaki たこやき
Fried dumpling made of diced octopus, tempura flakes, and vegetables. (add bonito flakes if you like). $7

Berkshire pork sausage

5 pieces of Japanese premium sausages. $8

Age-dashi (tofu or mochi)
Deep-fried tofu or mochi in a sweet tentsuyu soup. topped with scallions, nori, and ginger. (add bonito flakes if you like) $7

Beef miso dip 牛筋煮込み
Slow-cooked beef tendons in a sweet miso sauce. $8.5

Yakitori やきとり
Four grilled skewers of juicy chicken teriyaki or salt & pepper. $8.5

Chicken karaage鶏唐揚げ
chicken marinated in a tangy mix of soy sauce, garlic, and ginger. $9

Chashu チャーシュー
It is juicy, tender and flavorful slices of braised pork belly. $8

Fried calamari ゲソからあげ
Fried squid legs with tangy garlic flavor. $9.5

Yellowtail collar ぶりかま塩焼き
The most tender and flavorful part of yellowtail. (takes about 20 minutes to cook) $9.5

Grilled surume squid
Grilled whole squid with sweet soy sauce. topped with ginger and scallions. $12

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Soup & Salads
Soup & Salads

House salad ハウスサラダ
full $6 / half $4

Caesar salad シーザーサラダ
full $6 / half $4

Miso soup 味噌汁 $3

Pao tang soup 白湯スープ $3

Grilled salmon salad*
Grilled sashimi salmon topped with spring mix tossed with olives, tomato, capers, almonds, and strawberry. $14

Ahi tuna salad*
Seared ahi tuna topped with spring mix tossed with olives, tomato, mango, almond, and strawberry. $14

available dressings
mango / ginger
caesar / ranch

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Seafood 魚介類天ぷら 3 pieces/order
scallops ほたて $6.5
shrimp えび $5
tuna まぐろ $5
salmon $5
white fish 白身魚 $4

Add Soup and Rice for $4

Vegetables 4 pieces/order  野菜天ぷら
asparagus アスパラ $4
avocado アボカド $4
green pepper ピーマン $4
broccoli ブロッコリー $4
green beans えんどう豆 $3
mushroom マッシュルーム $3
onion たまねぎ $2
sweet potato スウィートポテト $3
zucchini ズッキーニ $2

Comes with mixed vegetables
mixed vegetables 野菜天ぷら盛り合わせ $7
chicken 鶏天ぷら盛り合わせ $8
shrimp えび天ぷら盛り合わせ $10
mixed seafood魚介類天ぷら盛り合わせ $12
soft shell crab ソフトシェルクラブ天ぷら盛り合わせ $13

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18% gratuity included for parties of 6 and over. For parties of 8 or more one check will be presented to the table.

* Are served raw or undercooked. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.