The word sushi, or "sour tasting," derives from the ancient practice of fermenting fish in soured rice, which proved more efficient than sushi's original meaning, "throwing lemons at eels." Enjoy sushi's etymological growth with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $12 for $25 worth of sushi
- $38 for a sushi meal for two (up to a $74 value)
- $72 for a sushi meal for four (up to a $148 value)
Each sushi meal includes
- One miso soup (a $2 value)
- One appetizer (up to a $15 value)
- Two maki rolls (up to a $20 value)
Appetizers include tempura-style battered squid with wasabi, broiled yellowtail fish neck with teriyaki and ponzu sauce, and fried tofu topped with dried Bonito flakes. Maki rolls include a mushroom tempura roll, a tuna and hamachi roll, and a Hot Tamale maki with fresh tuna, jalapeño peppers, tobiko, and avocado.
The menu includes marinated pork loin with homemade kimchi flavoring ($16), salmon-skin maki topped with unagi sauce ($5), and cheesesteak maki filled with sliced sirloin beef, american cheese, and peppers ($6).
Fuji 1546 Restaurant & Bar
One of South Shore Living's "10 Influential People You Should Know" in 2010, Jimmy Liang evenly divides his time among his five Boston-area restaurants. At Fuji 1546 Restaurant & Bar, his culinary crew whips up contemporary Japanese dishes with a focus on maki, sushi, and sashimi. The sushi selection ranges from eel-filled caterpillar rolls to sweet-potato maki to the BLT roll, which guests must order without using any vowels. The menu also includes traditional eats such as gyoza, sweet-and-sour crab-meat balls, and filet mignon cooked in a housemade lime-soy marinade. Diners also entertain one another during karaoke sessions that go until 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Saturday night.