A sign on the wall announces, “We closed our website August 2013.” There are enough forbidding signs and peculiar procedures that it’d be comical if the proprietors weren’t totally serious. If you don’t mind playing by the rules (no phones, no photos, no computers, and so on), the sushi is some of Miami’s best. Chef Michio Kushi apprenticed in his hometown of Katsura, Japan, and worked at Miami’s first sushi restaurant (Sushin) in the 1980s before opening here. The best experience is omakase, where the chef chooses what to make you.
What they do: Sushi Price: $3-$10 Phone: 305-861-0143 Hours: Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Address:
1412 79th St Causeway, Miami Beach