World Sushi Day: Check out our top picks for sushi in Kolkata
Aajisai at Quest Mall
The first Japanese restaurant in the city, with fully automated Sushi Conveyor Belt along with a live Teppanyaki section divided into veg and non veg offers a variety of Sushi’s like Maki/Roll where fish or vegetables and sushi rice are layered atop one another, then rolled up in nori (roasted seaweed sheets), Temaki Sushi, also known as Hand-rolled Sushi and Nigiri/Gunkan and Sushi Moriawase, which has three types of rolls (Veg California/Spicy Mushroom/Spicy Cheese) with 7 kind nigiri (Avocado/Shitake/Cucumber/Asparagus/Pickled radish/Tomato/Cheese). Don’t forget to try the most sought after sushis here and it includes Cheese Thin Roll, Asparagus Thin Roll, Chicken Teriyaki Roll, Spicy Salmon Roll, Unagi Roll, Rainbow Roll and last but not the least the seasonal Crunchy Mango Roll which comprises mango roll with tofu and cucumber. Price: Rs. 300 to 1000. Timings: 12 Noon to 10:30 PM
This five-year-old food destination in Kolkata offers Sushis like Nigiri Sushi (Squeeze Sushi) under which there are Avocado Nigiri, Tako Nigiri, Unagi Nigri etc. Maki or Rolled Sushis like Ebi Tempura Maki, Buta No Tempura Maki, Tori Teriyaki Maki, and Buta No Katsu Maki. There are also Mixed Maki, Futo Maki (Thick Sushi Roll) and Ura Maki (Inside out roll) also. Wasabee also has Te Maki Sushi which is Hand Rolled Sushi and Gunkan Sushi which can also be called a Cup Sushi. The prices of the Sushi’s are from Rs. 250 to Rs 1000. Timings: Noon to 11 pm (Deshopriya Park) 11 am to 11 pm (Kalikapur)
Serving traditional Japanese cuisine with authentic and imported ingredients, Fuji brings to your platter varieties that include Nigiri and Maki Mono Sushi in both veg and Non veg variants. Patrons should look forward to Maguro Nigiri, Hotate Nigiri, Unagi Nigiri, Shake Maki, Goa Maki, Delhi Maki, Kolkata Maki, Mumbai Maki, and so on. They also have veg and non-veg sushi and Nigiri Platters. The price of the sushis range between Rs. 199 to Rs 1100. Timings: 12 Noon-10.30 Pm
The Japanese Restaurant And Garden
Located at Eco Park, The Japanese Restaurant and Garden is one such place where you must go on a date with your bae this Sushi Day. Apart from the yummilicious food, what attracts the visitors more is the ambience and the surroundings of the place. Coming to the food, the food is authentic and an absolute delicacy. The Sushis available here are of two variations- Maki and Temaki, and have 4 different options in veg and non-veg. They also have a spread of Spicy Mushroom Maki, Oshinko Maki, Prawn Tempura Maki, Crab Stick Maki, etc. The Sushis are priced between Rs 150 to Rs 295. Timing: 12 Noon to 9 PM
This premium rooftop restaurant and lounge at Quest Mall offers the most distinctive drinking and dining experience. For the ultimate culinary experience choose from a variety of sushis that include Avocado, Spicy Mayo and Scallion Sushi and it is served with Wasabi Air, Soy Pearls and Gari Fluid Gel. The price of this sushi is just Rs. 350/-. Timings: 5 pm – midnight.
Pa Pa Ya
This latest hot spot in Park Street is a favoured den for Japanese cuisines. Experience the unforgettable taste of sushis like Crispy Vegetable Maki, Dehydrated Spinach, Layered Sushi Pizza, Zucchini Carpaccio, Steamed Edamame, Yasai Nigaki, Fruits De Mer, XO - Prawn Sushi and True Ocean Nigaki. Pocket Pinch Rs 345 onwards.
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