Deliveroo reveals nine most popular sushi orders in Dubai
According to Deliveroo, Dubaians love California rolls and build-your-own bowls
In light of International Sushi Day this week, Deliveroo conducted a survey of nine Dubai restaurants to find out their most-ordered sushi dishes. Celebrate the magnificence of all things sushi with these dishes.
Build your own bowl at Aloha Poke All your sushi favourites marinated together and served in a bowl. This Hawaiian-Japanese fusion is an original concoction and one of Dubai’s favourites. Dhs60. Downtown Dubai (058 820 5164).
Build your own bowl at Poke Poke Poke is Dubai’s newest trend and Poke Poke does exactly what it says on the tin. With its Build Your Own Bowl, you get to do things the way you want. From Dhs50. Poke Poke, Umm Suqeim 2 (04 347 7222).
California roll at Chakon Café Chakon Café, at Souk Al Manzil in Downtown Dubai, is a quaint, quiet Japanese restaurant featuring traditional cuisine and Asian teas and desserts. Dhs 35. Souk Al Manzil, Downtown Dubai (04 228 8883).
Prawn tempura at Chez Sushi Created by the same people behind upmarket Japanese restaurant Sho Cho, this casual, playful eatery, which also offers takeaway and home delivery, specialises in sushi, sashimi and maki rolls. Dhs48. Various locations (800 78744).
Salmon sashimi at Sushi Art Sushi Art’s salmon sashimi is decent value at Dhs38 for five pieces, and typifies the restaurant in general: quick, creative Japanese eats – ideal if you’re on the clock. Dhs38. Sushi Art, DIFC (800 220).
Spicy tuna roll at Kanpai Kanpai, which literally translates from Japanese to “cheers”, offers up a range of Asian-fusion cuisine. The restaurant is slick and dark and feels sophisticated through and through, illuminated by deep blue, purple and orange lights. Alternately, order in and chill with sushi on the sofa. Dhs48. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 441 9262).
Spicy tuna roll at Toko Downtown Toko Downtown is part of Dubai’s street food movement, and offers up a variety of pan-Asian treats including dim sum, wok dishes and this spicy tuna roll. Dhs49. Vida Downtown Dubai (04 442 8383).
Ucci roll at Ucci Sushi Restaurant This sushi roll combines shrimp, avocado, tobiko, sriracha, wasabi mayo, sesame and baked salmon. Need we say more? Dhs48. Auris Inn Al Muhanna, Barsha Heights (04 556 0468).