Miami, FL --- April 01, 2014, --- Sushi is a dish that has been enjoyed for centuries. Enter Ikura Sushi Lounge, a new fusion restaurant, located in the middle of restaurant row in Coral Gables. The new innovative sushi restaurant taps into flavors inspired by the Caribbean and Peru. Ikura allows for an escape from your everyday sushi joint, giving dishes a special twist with mouthwatering ingredients.
Chef Chris said, “Our concept is a fusion of Carribean and Peruvian cuisine. We created a new fresh take on the traditional sushi that has been around for decades, and gave it a fun new appeal that even non-sushi eaters can indulge in. We want everyone to experience the fusion and find our cuisine to be palatable to all.”
Guest will experience a culinary adventure starting with their best selling appetizer, The Kanikama Crunch appetizer; which fuses Kani salas, tobiko and crunchy flakes for a mouth-watering dish. Staying true to their cuisine guest can also enjoy, the Uramaki Mango a local favorite, made with salmon, shrimp, avocado, cilantro, tobiko mix, glazed mangos and aji armillo sauce.
Ikura even offers a roll for those who aren’t the biggest sushi fans just yet. The Meat Lovers roll is far from typical, made with marinated churrasco, sweet plantain, cream, scallions, cheese, avocado, tempura and a specially made chimichurri sauce on top. Ikura Sushi also has an array of different promotions and contests making sure there is always something everyone can enjoy. They have a great 2 for $25 lunch special, which includes 2 rolls, 2 sodas and an appetizer. Wednesdays are reserved for Wine Wednesdays where all bottles are 20% off. Ikura is also launching fun contests on social media, giving a new definition to your typical selfie, #sushiselfie contest encourages guests to snap a fun photo with their sushi at Ikura and post it. Upon posting it, they are entered to win a dinner for two.
Ikura Owner said, “ We want to make Ikura a home away from home for all our guests. A place where friends and family can sit, enjoy cocktails and dine on delectable cuisine.” It’s a cozy and intimate setting is an ideal place to dine with your special someone or enjoy a cocktail with friends and family. Ikura Sushi Lounge is located at 143 Giralda Ave. Hours of operation: 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 5 p.m – 10 p.m Tuesday –Wednesday; 5 p.m – 11 p.m Thursday and 5 p.m – 12 a.m Friday – Saturday. There is metered street parking available.
Learn more about Ikura Sushi Lounge at www.ikurasushilounge.com