Sushi brings out the adventurous side in people, which accounts for the growing popularity of authentic fire-breathing-dragon rolls. Slay mythical hunger beasts with today's Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of brown-rice sushi at Shikibu in Culver City.
The cuisine conductors at Shikibu orchestrate a harmonious menu of brown-rice sushi rolls, soups, and salads, using organic vegetables and products free from MSG. Diners can take a dip with the spicy roasted-salmon roll ($6), or appease churlish chompers with the satisfying crunch of the roll with crispy brown rice and spicy albacore ($7.50). Sushi connoisseurs and disgruntled knights alike will delight in the dragon roll ($9), which unites eel and cucumber under a roof of avocado and bestows its consumer with the ability to breathe a standard-size plume of fire. Shikibu also serves miso soup ($1.50), edamame ($2), and salads, such as the organic-tofu salad ($4) and the wakame-seaweed salad ($3.50).
Twelve Yelpers give Shikibu an average rating of 4.5 stars:
10834 1/2 Washington Blvd.
Culver City, California 90232