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Jul 4, 2006 04:49 PM

Matsuoka - Encinitas - it's over.

Sad news for one of the best little sushi shacks I have ever encountered, Haji-san told me last week he has closed his doors officially. He is not sure what he will be doing next, but will keep me updated of his location. I am on the lookout and will be checking out some of his recs. I will post my findings soon.

My Matsuoka shrine:

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  1. I'm sorry to hear about your and Haji-san's loss. You put together a lovely photo tribute which speaks volumes on why you will miss the place...

    1. Too bad. I loved your posts about the place and the pics. Clearly Haji-san could do the real thing. I feel bad that I never made it up there.


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      1. re: Phoo D

        He will be back, maybe not in his own place right away. I will post when I hear anything.

        1. re: Pablo

          This is sad news indeed. Please let us know what you find out. I am sorry it didnt work out for Haji.

          Sakura is in my roation, i will have to venture out to find another authentic joint however.