Wednesday, February 17

Mr. Kurosawa

Last Saturday after a very relaxing massage at The Spa Libis, we went over to Eastwood mall to have late dinner. We ended up choosing Jap food over Italian and Thai. We ended up having dinner at Mr. Kurosawa.

The place was pretty jam-packed and there were a number of people waiting to be seated when we got there. We were lucky to be seated right away because we only needed a table for two. But we ended up outside.. not bad as well because I noticed that the tables inside are arranged really close to each other. One thing I noticed though, was the ceiling fixtures. They really looked cool.

Off to the food, our orders:

Tuna Sashimi

I wasn't able to take note of the price. I was a bit disappointed with the serving size. I remember really raving about the sashimi size from another Japanese Resto, see here. In all fairness, it tasted fresh and clean.

West End Wagyu - P399

I liked the Wagyu balls, it was flavorful and a little bit spicy, the pasta I'm not a big fan of. Arvic did like it I think. :)

Japanese Fried Rice - P78 (per cup)

Lots of rekados.. confusing flavor. Good for the tastebuds I think, because they get confused. Haha!

Ika Fry - P178

This can be shared by 2-3 persons. I was surprised by the big serving. Crispy as well.

Final verdict: It's not one of the best Japanese restos I've been to. And a little bit pricey for their servings. I won't scratch it off yet because I have yet to try their Maki. I have a feeling it'll be similar to the other Jap restos this one is affiliated with (SumoSam, John & Yoko).

I'm out.


kg said...

i love the look of the restaurant! it looks so cozy! parang ang sarap tumambay lang. :)

Calv said...

kakagutom. sarap talaga kumain pagkatapos magpa-spa ano? :)

princess_dyanie said...

oo nga medyo pricey nga. kay marvin agustin din ba to?

Chyng said...

Dami ng bago sa eastwood, used to be my home for 2 years.

Chyng said...

off topic, magkano sa The Spa?

witsandnuts said...

I agree with KG, the ambiance is remarkable. The establishment's name is so jap talaga, nothing you can deny. Haha.

docgelo said...

i agree the prices on the menu are a bit steep. same with john and yoko and sumo sam which we have tried several times. (sarap din kasi, hehe)

i like their food but not the price and moreso the service. wait staff needs to practice smiling more often! pero sexy and outfits lalo na sa john and yoko!

you may want to try iwo jima next time you visit mr. kurosawa (if there will be a next visit from you) it's a pizza with mango and nice flavors into it. invite you to view my post about it. -->