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Going to Morimoto next week, what to order?

Butterfly123 Jan 5, 2008 04:35 AM

It will be my first time to Morimoto. Is Omakase good in Morimoto or should I order from the menu? Thank you!

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    roze Jan 5, 2008 08:20 AM

    We had the omakase when we went and whie it was pretty good I would go a la carte next time. I highly recommend the angry lobster and the Wagyu beef filet.


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      kobetobiko Jan 5, 2008 08:48 AM

      Are you referring to the omakase in front of the chef ($200)? There is a chef tasting ($120) which is not nearly as good and I was disappointed. The real omakase is a completely different experience and I will highly recommend it.

      As for a la carte, I will suggest avoiding the sushi and sashimi which is a few notches lower than say Yasuda or Ushiwakamu. Cooked dishes are better.

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