Sushi, a Japanese culinary art form which dates back to the 7th century, has gained immense popularity in the United States since the late 1970s. But as we got hooked to the delicious combination of toro, wasabi, rice, and salmon or tuna, we also started to invent our own sushi versions. One of the most popular has been the Spicy Tuna Roll which sushi lovers seem to always revert to when in need. Dubai has quickly become a haven for Japanese restaurants many of which include fancy nightclubs. So if you’re craving the zesty taste of Japanese spicy tuna rolls be sure to check out the following haute spots for sushi in Dubai.
Satisfy your craving for spicy tuna rolls at Chef Nobu Matsuhisa's acclaimed restaurant Nobu located in Atlantis, the Palm Jumeirah. In addition to the delicious spicy tuna roll try the yellowtail sashimi in jalapenos, squid pasta with light garlic sauce, and black cod miso which are some of Chef Nobu's most imaginative dishes that led to his fame when he opened his restaurant in Los Angelese in 1987.
OkkuConsidered to be one of the best spots in town for a night out or a delicious evening meal, located in the Monarch Hotel Okku is top rated when it comes to sushi. Fish is reportedly flown in fresh from Tsukiji market in Japan. Signature dishes to sample are the spicy tuna on crispy rice, yellow tail carpaccio and the waygu beef with foie gras.
Located a bit off the beaten path in the Green Community, Haru is worth the trek for its fantastic Japanese food. Here you'll find some delicious Robatayaki dishes which are small dishes like scallop, chicken with asparagus, beef with spring onion, and salmon. For those who want their spicy tuna roll, you'll definitely find it along with some other traditional sushi specialties.
One of the most glamorous restaurants in Dubai, Zuma is a sure bet for some fine and creative sushi. Set amidst sumptuous and contemporary surroundings, this popular night spot boasts excellent cocktails and superb Japanese cuisine. Located in Dubai's financial district, anything you order at Zuma which includes the spicy tuna rolls will come with an innovative flair.
5 Sho Cho
Beautifully situated on the terrace with a waterfront view at the Dubai Marine Resort and Spa, Sho Cho's has long been a Dubai favorite. In addition to the spicy tuna enjoy delicious prawn spring rolls, shake salmon and a delicious variety of creative sushi. But what's more is the wonderfully vibrant ambiance, especially on a Sunday night. Head here for good food, music and dancing.