Service: Excellent and very friendly.
Facilities: Great cleanliness overall. Superb washroom (mouthwash and toothpicks provided!)!
Prices: Reasonable to slightly expensive, very good value.
Strong points: Interesting wine list. Great use of local products, especially organic vegetables and Shizuoka-bred meat.
The other day I had another Shizuoka specialty with the Missus at Pissenlit in Shizuoka City: Wild boar!
The Prefecture is teeming with wild boars which are becoming a real nuisance in farms and professionals hunters have to called to help cull them regularly!
This means that restaurants can take advantage of a regular supply of very fresh meat!
The meat came from a wild boar killed by Mr. Noda in Shimada City!
Chef Touru Arima/有馬亨さん simmered it in heady red wine for hours before serving it!
Firm but tender, juicy and so delicious!
Accompanied by white asparaguses and ebi imo gratin! The ebi imo come from the Farm of Mr. Shingai in Iwata City!
Alright, what did the Missus have?
Beautiful pan-fried black bass in light butter and curry sauce!
With steamed organic vegetables from Shizen no Chikara Farm in Shizuoka City!
To be continued…
420-0839 Shizuoka City, Aoi Ku, Takajo, 2-3-4
Business hours: 11:30~14:30; 17:00~22:00
Closed on Tuesdays and Sunday evening
Credit Cards OK
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