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Where can I get good ahi tuna??

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junodragon Jul 6, 2009 03:39 PM

Does anyone know where I can get good ahi tuna at a market? Do Chinese/Japanese/Korean markets sell ahi tuna?? Preferably in the OC/Cerritos area....Please let me know!

Thanks!

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    Robert Thornton RE: junodragon Jul 6, 2009 04:07 PM

    My Trader Joe's actually carries sashimi grade Ahi that's not bad.

    1. bgazindad RE: junodragon Jul 6, 2009 04:08 PM

      The Japanese markets sell ahi tuna. Try Mitsuwa. They have stores in Costa Mesa and Torrance. Below is the Costa Mesa store. They also have a website

      665 Paularino Ave.,
      Costa Mesa, CA 92626
      TEL: (714) 557-6699
      http://www.mitsuwa.com/tenpo/cost/ein...

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        Clinton RE: junodragon Jul 6, 2009 08:14 PM

        Fresh sashimi grade tuna can be purchased at Marukai and Mitsuwa Stores in both LA and Orange Counties. Korean markets like Freshia and Hannam also carry sashimi already sliced and packaged. Some 99 Ranch Markets will carry limited tuna but as a whole, Chinese do not prepare raw fish like the Japanese.

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