600 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL
(312) 822-9600 serving: Central, Near North Side
open:Mon-Thu 11:30am-2:30pm, 5pm-11pm Fri 11:30am-2:30pm, 5pm-11:30pm Sat 5pm-11:30pm; Sun 5pm-10pm

Sidewalk Score: 6 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


Restaurants, Sushi, Japanese, $$$$, Bar Scene, Business Dining, Dine At The Bar, Fine Dining, Fireplace, Group Dining, Late Night Dining, Local Favorite, Notable Wine List, Online Reservations, Outdoor Dining, People Watching, Private Rooms, Romantic Dining, Waterfront Dining, American Express Accepted, Diners Club Accepted, Discover Accepted, Mastercard Accepted, Open 7 Days, Visa Accepted,

The Low Down


Save Money: The lunch menu features 2 prixe-fix options: a business lunch that includes a starter and main course ($20.08) and a Bento Sushi lunch that includes two rolls and a soup ($20.08).

What to Drink: Great beverage options include "Floating Orchids" and other cocktails, extensive sake selections and a global wine list.

Know Before You Go: Arrive early for your reservation to enjoy the mood-setting lounge or terrace.

When to Go: The lounge is open Mon-Wed till 1am; Thu-Fri 2am; Sat 3am; Sun 12am

What to Drink: Beverage options include "Floating Orchids" and other exotic cocktails, an extensive sake selection and a global wine list.

Save Money: The lunch menu features two prix-fixe options for $20.08 apiece: a business lunch that includes a starter and main course and a Bento Sushi lunch that includes two rolls, miso soup and vegetable tempura.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

The presentations at this sleek restaurant are artful and elegant (the shapes of the plates alone are a feast for the eyes)---without being ostentatious. The hot-and-sour soup, for example, may be served in a deep white bowl that swoops…
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By geer1535046190 at Citysearch

I worked there for a while. That placed screwed so many over by overcharging credit cards. The owner was a coke addict too. He'd come into work and... Read More

By erinp1387771508 at Citysearch

Enjoyed their sushi but a little over-priced for me. Read More

sigh.. still an old flame
By Jan1969 at Citysearch

still love the ambience. an old love flame... nice valet parking attendants they let me stay late with my gfs more than once their rock thingamajig... Read More

Indignant Rude Wait Staff and the Sushi was a C-
By ChiTownFoodie at Citysearch

This is the type of place that a bunch of mindless Lemmings would go to be seen (ala Paris Hilton). Japonais is an embarassment as a Chicago resta... Read More

Worst Service and Pseudo Chic Sushi
By ChiTownFoodie at Citysearch

After waiting 45 minutes after our reservation was due, we were called upstairs to our table to find out the hostess had given to another party. W... Read More