OKKU – signature Japanese cuisine in Dubai
January 9, 2018
The multi-award winning restaurant brings cutting-edge service, style and design to the city.
OKKU since it’s opening in 2009 has become a true meaning of creative signature Japanese cuisine and socialista spot in Dubai. OKKU has become one of the best restaurants in the city and a Dubai’s institution winning over 70 Hospitality Awards including “Best Japanese restaurant”, “Best Chef”, “Best Fine Dining”, “Black Cod Test” and many more.
The multi-award winning restaurant serves up unique signature dishes created by the most talented of chefs in the Middle East who strive on presenting their diners continually with innovative and delicious dishes. According to respectful restaurant critics, Middle East celebs and Japanese food lovers in OKKU you can try the best sushi and creative seafood platters in the city. The chef does not cease to experiment and surprise the visitors with an unusual fusion cuisine, so you can be sure that each time you can discover something new and very delicious.
Try truffle teriyaki edamame and wasabi tiger shrimp to start, and stick with the seafood theme for mains – the black cod is delicate yet filling, not to mention incredibly tasty. If you are a true connoisseur of Japanese creative cuisine order OKKU’s famous 10-courses tasting menu that features a number of the venue’s signature dishes.
While the group may pour in on Thursday and Friday evenings for signature cocktails and cool environment, there’s no need to wait for a weekend to come. Throughout the week, OKKU is open for dinner. The ladies night on Tuesday is famous for an amazing atmosphere and four hours free-flowing drinks offer.
For the sake of justice, it is worth mentioning that behind OKKU success stands not only the exquisite cuisine, but also a cutting-edge service, style and design, creating an atmosphere that works perfectly for both intimate dining and late night lounge. Seating over 200 people in three distinctive areas OKKU caters to different experiences; the ultra-chic bar, the mezzanine lounge which includes VIP dining rooms, and in the centre the main restaurant with a live sushi bar. So that any fine dining food lover would feel happy and comfortable here.
Written by Alina Dyachenko for Luxuria Lifestyle