1. Time For Your Lunch Break?

    Welcome back to the Sushi Joa blog! Last time on our blog, we wrote about how sushi actually has a lot of health benefits. Read our last blog post here, or keep reading to learn why you should come visit your local Japanese Restaurant in Kirkland. Is it about time for your lunch break? Are you looking at a unappetizing iceberg lettuce salad in an old, worn out Tupperware container that you inherit…Read More

  2. Why You Need to Plan Your Valentine’s Day Date With Us

    Hello, and happy February! It is finally the month of love in Kirkland and it’s time to start thinking about what you are going to do for your sweetheart. Yes, you could take them to a steak dinner like everyone else is doing. Or, you could fix them a candle-lit dinner at home — which, kudos to you! But, what about doing something different, cultured, and fun? Why not take your valentine to a …Read More

  3. Want to Get Healthy? Eat Sushi!

    If you are like most in Kirkland, you have probably made a New Year’s Resolution to eat better, exercise more, and generally live a healthier lifestyle. In many cases, healthy eating is equated with only snacking on raw veggies and trying to involve kale in as many appetizing ways as possible. However, healthy eating isn’t just all raw veggies and eating low carb. Sushi actually has many healt…Read More

  4. A Brief History of Sushi

    The origins of sushi are unknown. However, when the topic comes up, especially late at night while friends or family are clustered around the fire with warm saki—or any other perfect storytelling scene—a folktale is often told as the explanation for sushi, our modern delectable cuisine that we enjoy here in Kirkland. The folktale begins with an older woman who lived during Japan’s ancient ti…Read More