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.
$12 for $25 Worth of Sushi
The menu includes marinated pork loin with housemade kimchi flavoring ($16), salmon-skin maki topped with unagi sauce ($5), and the 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. For entertainment, Fuji 1546 Restaurant & Bar has a live DJ that spins every Friday and Saturday night.
1546 Hancock St.
Quincy, Massachusetts 02169