Sashimiya: High-End Take-Out

One of the things that we seem to be seeing a lot more of (perhaps due to Covid) is many restaurants and food shops pivoting to take-out only. Sashimiya is one of the places that doesn’t offer dine-in seating. Instead, they act as a combination of Japanese grocery store and take-out shop where you can get freshly made sushi and sashimi that rivals any high-end Japanese restaurant.

In early December, we dropped by to pick up their Chirashi Premium (XI) ($29.25) as well as a Nigiri Plate ($29.25) – ordered via Uber Eats. First off, the sashimi here is quite fresh and the uni in the chirashi was sublime. The nigiri platter came with a maki roll as well as an assorted selection of sashimi which included tuna, hamachi, salmon, squid, shrimp, and some type of white fish.

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Pricewise, it’s not cheap… but quality sashimi rarely is. Unlike Takenaka (which also offers high-quality Japanese take-out), Sashimiya sticks to sushi and sashimi. It would be nice if they offered some other types of Japanese food (but it’s understandable as they are more geared towards quick take-out).

1348 Hornby St
Vancouver, BC

https://www.sashimiya.ca/

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Posted on January 7, 2021, in Japanese, Restaurant Review and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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