Don’t let the name fool you: Cloud Nine Sushi has more than just sushi! The friendly staff at Cloud Nine Sushi love food, just like you, and serve up a comprehensive menu of different flavors. Diners have a lot of great options to pick from on the appetizer menu, and if nothing there sounds yummy enough to eat, they’ve also got a great selection of salads and soups. Watch out, though: their soups could be a full meal! With flavors like Ramen Spicy Seafood and Udon—traditional Japanese soup—any soup lover will probably find something they like. Their non-sushi entrees include popular dishes like Chicken Katsu or even Teriyaki Salmon. With the name Cloud Nine Sushi though, you expect their sushi to be the best. Don’t worry, it is! Regular customers recommend rolls like the spicy Orange County roll, or the delicious spicy Red Double. They have non-spicy rolls for those with a delicate constitution, so why not give Cloud Nine Sushi a try?
Bolly Bears, located within Findlay Market since 2010, serves up an eclectic collection of ethnic foods and Indian favorites, such as shrimp curry.?Visitors can enjoy these treats from the east while taking in the sights and sounds of the market's other vendors and artists.?
Bolly Bears' chef Dan also teaches?people how to prepare similar dishes during 90-minute Indian cooking classes. He introduces students to the different Indian spices and helps them prepare such popular Indian dishes as golden yellow curry, chicken tikka masala, and the creamy spinach dish saag, which students then get to eat. To ensure participants don't forget their newfound skills, chef Dan sends them home with a copy of the recipes, an instructional DVD, and a vial of memory potion.
CRAVE's nine locations have gained a plethora of press and even an Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator. Each sleek eatery also entices diners with a diverse menu of modern American lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch fare devised by Corporate Executive Chef Bill King and a sushi menu of traditional and creative rolls. Each menu is then artfully executed using fresh and locally sourced, seasonal ingredients, as well as seafood flown in daily and handcrafted sauces made from authentic Asian recipes. Brick ovens give flatbreads and pizzas a crisp exterior while the grill keeps steaks, chicken, and burgers juicy.
Mei Japanese Restaurant pleases patrons with skillfully prepared Japanese cuisine for hungry mouths and traditional tatami-mat rooms for seat-seeking bodies. The kitchen serves up a wide selection of specialty sushi rolls, udon and soba noodles , and Japanese-style hot pot, giving diners the power to slow roast, quick fire, or sizzle tickle their own thinly sliced ingredients at their table. A hibachi table prepares succulent teppanyaki chicken and lobster, while a sushi bar supplies traditional nigiri filled with fresh fish rawer than a child?s emotions at their first annual performance review.
The performing arts and the culinary arts combine into a single mouth-watering discipline at Fuji Steak House, a Japanese eatery where chefs concoct hibachi meals and sushi tableside. They draw on training from the US and Asia to man teppanyaki grills sizzling with gourmet proteins ranging from scallops and lobster tail to chicken and filet mignon; chefs can prepare tender meats in simple hibachi style or coat them with teriyaki sauce or light tempura breading. Alternatively, they wrap sushi rolls in seaweed and construct bite-size sashimi morsels, serving their handiwork on planks or in a wooden “Love Boat” complete with masts, rigging, and sassy talking parrots.
How about a little bit of Tokyo in Cincinnati? The Tokyo Japanese Restaurant is located in north Cincinnati on Chester Road. Enjoy all-you-can eat sushi for lunch every day of the week. On Thursdays, get in on the half-off promotion for dinner. It's exactly what you would expect of a great sushi bar. Sit in front of the chef and watch his expert knife skills as he makes your food in front of you. Order Hamachi Yellowtail or the California Hand Roll and enjoy the spectacle, or try other dishes like the House Special Steak or the Yellow Tail Teriyaki. No matter what you pick, there's no doubt you'll enjoy a delicious taste of Japan at Tokyo.