Sushi and Hibachi at Aji Japanese Restaurant (Half Off). Three Options Available.

Minnetonka - Hopkins

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Rolling sushi, like captaining a cruise liner, can result in a face full of seaweed if performed incorrectly. Dine with no assembly required with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $10 for $20 worth of lunch cuisine from the sushi and hibachi menus or sushi lunch buffet, valid Monday–Saturday
  • $20 for $40 worth of dinner cuisine from the sushi and hibachi menus or sushi dinner buffet, valid Friday and Saturday
  • $20 for $40 worth of dinner cuisine from the sushi and hibachi menus or sushi dinner buffet, valid Sunday–Thursday

The à la carte sushi menu includes specialty rolls, such as the Black Pearl with tuna, salmon, yellowtail, and crabmeat, which patrons can wash down with glasses of house wine. The hibachi menu includes grilled dinners, such as crunchy salmon with pineapple-teriyaki sauce and panko-breaded pork with tonkatsu sauce. The Sunday dinner buffet menu includes nigiri, maki, and specialty rolls as well as sides, such as miso soup and seaweed salad.

Aji Japanese Restaurant

Aji Japanese Restaurant has garnered praise from the local Hopkins Patch and Lakeshore Weekly News for its menu of colorful sushi rolls and hibachi-seared meats. Artful presentation underscores each concoction—rolls proudly bearing ruby-colored crowns of tobiko or sweet drizzles of eel sauce and hefty steaks and pan-seared seafood sizzling beneath bouquets of leafy garnishes. Imported Japanese beer and sake unite sushi with the flavors for which it was meant, much in the way milk complements cookies or peanut butter complements its secret soulmate, actual butter.

Inside the dining room, white dinnerware contrasts against rich wooden tables. Overhead, carved crimson lanterns dangle from the tin ceiling and golden bulbs illuminate delectable morsels and the gold-plated chopsticks of diners looking to impress their dates. During the warmer months, an outdoor patio mixes meals with fresh breezes.


Reviews

Great food and service in a small-town atmosphere. A great find in Hopkins!

Reviewer, OpenTable, 3/1/13

One of our favorite Asian restaurants. LOVE THIS PLACE!

Reviewer, OpenTable, 3/1/13

Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “I prefer sitting around the edges, but there is no bad seat in the house ... Lovely presentation, attentive staff -- GOOD FOOD -- a setting that is fine enough for...”

    “I prefer sitting around the edges, but there is no bad seat in the house ... Lovely presentation, attentive staff -- GOOD FOOD -- a setting that is fine enough for a date yet welcoming to families ...”

  • “Wonderful food great friendly waitstaff. ”

  • “Great sushi, very fresh, service was Out of This World! I love a restaurant that doesn't give you those cheap break in two chopsticks, they have Real Chopsticks :-) ...”

    “Great sushi, very fresh, service was Out of This World! I love a restaurant that doesn't give you those cheap break in two chopsticks, they have Real Chopsticks :-) Servers are very knowledgeable and attentive. Someone who wasn't even my server clued me in on the Sunday Sushi special and let me know that I could take 169 south, even though I had to backtrack on the way there because 169 north was closed at crosstown. Will Definitely be coming back!”

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    Minnetonka - Hopkins

    712 Mainstreet

    Hopkins, Minnesota 55343

    952-358-3558

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In a Nutshell

Chefs tuck colorful medleys of specialty seafood inside sushi rolls, which balance flavors of house wine or sake and culminate with dessert

The Fine Print

Expires 90 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per table. Reservation required. Dine-in only. Not valid during happy hour. Not valid July 14th -July 19th. Not valid on holidays. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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