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Recommendations for Kyoto and Osaka Sushi Experience

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Andrew123 Jan 14, 2007 02:29 AM

I'm visiting Kyoto and Osaka in 5 days and I'm looking for a good sushi dining experience. So far, my list includes:
- Kinbe Sushi
- Yoshino Sushi
- Kushihachi Sushi
- Uoshin Sushi
- Fukuzushi
- Koyoshizushi

Please feel free to comment on my list and recommend other great sushi restaurants in town. Thanks!

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  1. bengoshi RE: Andrew123 Jan 25, 2007 12:47 PM

    Cant help you there, but I would be remiss if I did not warn you that in Kyoto you MUST see Nishiki Market. The food stalls there are astounding. A foodie heaven. And the knife/cooking shop there is superb; I want everyhting. ii desu ne.

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      cowfish RE: bengoshi Mar 27, 2007 06:41 PM

      My mom told me that there's a shop there where, when you purchase a knife they will engrave your name (in Japanese of course) into it. Do you know the name of that shop?

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      SLO RE: Andrew123 Feb 27, 2007 05:32 AM

      Andrew123,
      Any chance of a report on your trip?

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        eatfood RE: SLO Mar 26, 2007 10:04 AM

        Yeah I would love a report of your trip also.

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          SLO RE: eatfood Mar 27, 2007 06:29 PM

          Phew ... Just got back and am dealing with alomost 4 weeks worth of jet lag.
          I will post a report and pictures soon. Unfortunately, as I was on a tour, I wasn't able to pick restaurants as often as I would have liked. In addition, I was cruising on the Inland Sea for much of the time (amazing).

          I will post when I'm a bit back to normal.

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            eatfood RE: SLO Mar 28, 2007 11:44 AM

            Oops, I didn't realize you went on a trip also, SLO. 4 weeks of jet lag must be brutal.

            I'm heading to Osaka/Kyoto soon, any quick tips on any spots you tried that aren't to be missed?

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