Support Local Journalism. Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club.

Friday, November 21, 2014

New Warehouse District Restaurant Brings Sushi Back to West Sixth

Posted By on Fri, Nov 21, 2014 at 10:33 AM

hanabi.jpg

On Tuesday, November 11th, the Warehouse District’s newest restaurant quietly opened its doors. Hanabi Japanese Restaurant (1313 West 6th St., 216-298-5060) is operated by Dong Park, who owns two restaurants in New York. This is his first in Downtown Cleveland. Park converted the old Nova Bar & Grill, an Argentinean eatery that recently closed, into a contemporary warehouse space with a sushi bar and dining room seating.

Diners can expect a lengthy menu of familiar Japanese and Pan-Asian dishes that include sushi, sashimi, rolls and specialty rolls. Starters range from miso soup and edamame to gyoza, veggie tempura and chicken yakitori.

In addition to the traditional sushi and sashimi offerings — and combinations thereof — there are roughly 40 specialty rolls ranging in creativity and price. The Calamari Roll is filled with fried squid and avocado, the Black Dragon is a California Roll (crab stick, avocado and cuke) topped with eel, fish roe and crunchy tempura bits, the Real Crab Roll boasts, you guessed it, real blue crab, avocado and spicy mayo.

The wide-ranging menu doesn’t stop there. Korean staples like bibimbop and bulgogi join Japanese katsu — pounded, panko-breaded and fried pork or chicken — and various teriyaki bowls. Noodle fans have their pick from a half-dozen different options.

Hanabi is open for lunch and dinner.

Tags:

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Scene, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at [email protected].

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club


Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.


Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.


Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club for as little as $5 a month.

Read the Digital Print Issue

January 5, 2022

View more issues

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Calendar

© 2022 Cleveland Scene: 737 Bolivar Rd., Suite 4100, Cleveland, OH 44115, (216) 505-8199
Logos and trademarks on this site are property of their respective owners.


Website powered by Foundation