Philadelphia, PA - Glu Hospitality and Philly's Sushi Whisperer Chef Kevin Yanaga opening of Izakaya by Yanaga in Fishtown at 1832 Frankford Avenue.
Philly's Sushi Whisperer Chef Kevin Yanaga
Yanaga brings ten years of experience in the top sushi restaurants in the region, including Izakaya at Borgata, Pod, Morimoto, Double Knot, and Zama. After working with Stephen Starr, Michael Schulson, and some of the biggest names in the business, Yanaga will now open his first restaurant as Executive Chef and Partner.
The restaurant will open in time for the fall dining season, followed by chef's tasting room Omakase by Yanaga in late fall. Yanaga will debut two concepts under one roof. Izakaya will open on Labor Day Weekend with a preview on Thursday, September 2 to Saturday, September 4, 2021, from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm nightly.
After Labor Day and additional interior work, Izakaya will officially open its doors on Thursday, September 9, 2021, with weekly hours from Wednesday to Sunday, 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm nightly. Reservations are available now by calling 267-758-6275. Reservations will also be available on the Open Table starting this week.