10Best List photo 10BEST says

Seafood: The straightforward decor at this popular restaurant allows taste buds to focus on the culinary adventure. Among the loyal patrons are sports celebrities, business people and local sushi-lovers. They come for the terrific food and also for the special treats available at the sushi bar. The reputable chef, Shiro Kashiba, directs guests to the best choices of the day while offering samples that aren't on the menu. A two-time James Beard nominee, Master Chef Shiro Kashiba has been profiled in most major cuisine periodicals and newspapers (think Bon Appetit, The New York Times and USA Today). His restaurants also remain permanent fixtures in Zagat's restaurant guides.

Best Restaurants: If the crowd it draws is a measure of a restaurant's standing, Shiro's reputation is assured. While not much to look at, the unadorned space is one of Seattle's premier sushi spots, and it is often filled with loyal local patrons, including sports stars, business executives, and the rest of the city's ravenous raw-fish fans. White tablecloths drape the tables, but the prime spot is at the sushi bar, where the blade-wielding Shiro Kashiba or one of his partners slice fresh fish with utmost skill. Sitting here, you never know what kind of extra treats might come your way. The understated restaurant also features an extensive and well-chosen sake list. Kashiba, who decades ago helped introduce Seattleites to sushi with his original restaurant, Nikko, still sets the bar for fresh fish and friendly hospitality, even in a town overflowing with top-notch sushi places.

Japanese: The straightforward decor at this popular restaurant allows taste buds to focus on the culinary adventure. Among the loyal patrons are sports celebrities, business people and local sushi-lovers. They come for the terrific food and also for the special treats available at the sushi bar. The reputable Master Chef Shiro Kashiba directs guests to the best choices of the day while offering samples that aren't on the menu. A two-time James Beard nominee, Chef Shiro has been profiled in most major publications and lauded restaurant guides. Born in Kyoto, Chef Shiro later trained with the culinary masters on the infamous Ginza in Tokyo, and years of navigating theTokyo fish markets have inspired him to use only the finest and freshest ingredients. Before enjoying the tempura and sashimi choices, enjoy appetizers like the Poke Belltown (tuna with Shiro's signature spicy sauce) andTako-su (octopus in ponzu or miso vinaigrette).

Sushi: The straightforward decor at this popular restaurant allows taste buds to focus on the culinary adventure. Among the loyal patrons are sports celebrities, business people, and local sushi-lovers. They come for the terrific food and also for the special treats available at the sushi bar. The reputable chef, Shiro Kashiba, directs guests to the best choices of the day while offering samples that aren't on the menu.

10Best List photo Insider Tips

Local Expert Corinne Whiting Says:

Seafood: "Chef Shiro Kashiba is known for offering samples that aren't on the menu, and when it comes to fresh and innovative raw seafood this Seattle standby can't be beat."

Best Restaurants: "Chef Shiro Kashiba is known for offering samples that aren't on the menu."

Japanese: "Reservations can be made by phone only, and no reservations are available for the sushi counter."

Best for Seafood Because: At Shiro's Sushi, the two-time James Beard nominee Master Chef Shiro Kashiba ensures that diners go on a memorable culinary adventure.

Recommended as Best Restaurants Because: Shiro's Sushi draws loyal fans to its Belltown space, one of the city's premier sushi spots.

Best for Japanese Because: Shiro's Sushi is a Belltown gem in which to enjoy the culinary masterpieces of Master Chef Shiro Kashiba. The sushi reigns, but other options wow, too.

Main Menu

Beer
Cold Sake
Cold Sake 720ml
Other Sake
Champagne
White Wine
Red Wine
Non-Alcoholic
Juice
For guests dining at the tables
For guests seated at the sushi counter
Appetizer
Salad
Deep-Fried
Broiled
Tempura
Soup
Sashimi
Sashimi - Chef's Selections
Nigiri - Price per piece
Nigiri - Chef's Selections
Roll
Dessert

Disclaimer: Always check with the business for pricing and availability of menu items. SinglePlatform is not responsible for menu or pricing changes, but the information is believed to be accurate when posted. Listing of a menu does not mean that there is any affiliation, endorsement or sponsorship between SinglePlatform and the listed business.

Find Nearby Things To Do:

See & Do Eat Party Stay Shop
comments powered by Disqus