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At Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar in Charlotte, NC, we believe that sushi is more than just food — it's an art. If you're passionate about sushi and want to try making it at home, we've got you covered with this comprehensive guide. Let’s...

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Welcome to Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar, a culinary haven where the love for sushi intertwines with a dedication to well-being. Join us on a voyage that celebrates the seamless fusion of enticing flavors and nourishing benefits found...

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sushi

Join us as we delve into the health benefits of sushi, a culinary treasure revered for its nutritional virtues and delectable flavors. At Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar in Charlotte, NC, we're passionate about sharing the wholesome goodness...

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When you think of late-night dining options, sushi may not be the first thing that comes to mind. However, for those seeking a unique and delicious dining experience, Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar in Charlotte, North Carolina is the place...

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sushi platter

Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar in Charlotte, North Carolina, offers a one-of-a-kind dining experience that takes you on a journey from sea to table. The concept of using the freshest ingredients in Japanese cuisine is deeply ingrained in...

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Artistic sushi on a plate

At Nikko Japanese Restaurant, we believe that dining is not just about taste but also a visual feast. Our sushi bar is a canvas, and our skilled chefs are artists, creating masterpieces that not only delight the palate but also captivate the eyes....

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fancy sushi dish

Sushi has become a popular dish served worldwide, but there are still many misconceptions surrounding this traditional Japanese cuisine. At Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar in Charlotte, NC, we want to debunk these myths and educate our...

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Nikko Japanese & Sushi Bar is your go-to destination for delectable sushi and authentic Japanese cuisine in Charlotte, North Carolina. As a prominent Japanese sushi restaurant established in...

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Tossing sushi in the air

One of the most captivating aspects of Japanese food is its deep connection with the changing seasons. Japan's culinary tradition takes full advantage of seasonal ingredients to create dishes that not only tantalize the taste buds but also celebrate the beauty and diversity of nature. At...

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japanese food

At Nikko Japanese Restaurant in Charlotte, our lunch menu offers a wide variety of delicious and authentic Japanese dishes. Whether you're a casual diner or a serious foodie, we have a number of must-try...

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Nestled in the heart of Charlotte, Nikko Japanese Restaurant stands out as a true gem among the plethora of dining options available in the city. Offering an unforgettable dining experience, Nikko brings the flavors of Japan to life, earning its...

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A table full of Japanese Sushi

Are you a sushi lover in Charlotte, North Carolina, and looking for a great place to take your family, partner, or even yourself for dinner? Look no further than Nikko, a Japanese restaurant known for its authentic and delicious cuisine. We offer an...

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japanese food

Are you ready to embark on a culinary journey through the diverse and delicious world of Japanese cuisine? Look no further than Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar! In this blog, we’ll introduce you to some of Japanese cuisine's most popular and...

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Sushi, a beloved culinary treasure originating from Japan, has become a global phenomenon enjoyed by people worldwide. As sushi has spread, its flavors, presentation, and techniques have evolved to suit local tastes and regional ingredients. At...

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sushi board

If you’ve ever been to Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar, Charlotte’s premier Japanese restaurant, then you already know that sushi is the star of our authentic, flavor-packed menu. But do you know the story behind how sushi was created? Or...

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If you're a beginner and looking to try some of the best sushi rolls, then you've come to the right place. Nikko Japanese & Sushi Bar in Charlotte, NC is excited to introduce members of our community to traditional Japanese foods. But with regards to...

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Sushi is a traditional Japanese food that is a popular dish for lunch and dinner worldwide. Sushi is a type of Japanese cuisine dish that can be served in a variety of different styles, from the popular California roll to the more traditional nigiri. But if you’re looking to brush up on your...

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Salmon and Tuna Sashimi

If you’re a fan of seafood or Japanese food, you are probably familiar with sushi and restaurants that almost exclusively serve this delicious type of food. However, there are many different types of sushi to choose from! If you’ve visited Nikko Japanese Restaurant, you’ve likely seen sushi...

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If you're a fan of Japanese cuisine, then you've probably had your fair share of sushi. And while there are many different types of sushi, two of the most popular are maki and nigiri. But what's the difference between these two popular sushi types?

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When it comes to Japanese sushi, there are two types of seafood lovers: those who love sushi rolls and those who prefer sashimi. While both are delicious, they are quite different. Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar offers world-class Japanese...

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ramen dish

Sushi is a staple at our Japanese restaurant here in Charlotte. However, sometimes you may not feel like sushi, or you may not like sushi, and that's okay! Here at Nikko Japanese Restaurant, we pride ourselves on offering something for everyone. Learn...

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Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar offers the best authentic Japanese-style food in Charlotte! We want your experience with us to be unforgettable, which is why we offer quality service and a warm and welcoming atmosphere. We have been in...

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Sushi plate

Have you been looking for the best sushi in Charlotte, NC? Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar is the place to go! Our Japanese restaurant provides an authentic and warm dining experience for all of our guests. Nikko Sushi has been...

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sushi and wine dinner setting

Going out to eat at a restaurant should be more than just a tasty meal…it should be an experience! Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar, offers delectable, authentic Japanese cuisine with an amazing atmosphere for any customer. Creating an...

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brightly colored sushi roll

Sushi is a popular Japanese food. At Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar, we understand that beginning your culinary Japanese sushi journey may be intimidating, but we are here to help! We are an authentic Japanese restaurant excited to share...

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Sushi is one of the most popular Japanese dishes in the world. It has a long and interesting history, and it has evolved quite a bit over the years. In today's blog post, we at Nikko Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar will be discussing a couple of ways of how modern sushi has evolved over the...

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Sushi may very well be the most well-known dish among all the Japanese cuisines. It’s a delicious combination of seasoned rice, raw fish, and toppings. Fortunately, this iconic dish is not something you have to go to Japan to get. Delicious sushi can be found all over the world. In fact, if you...

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Japan is truly a unique country. The seamless blend of modern and ancient gives it a timeless feel that can be hard to put into words. However, in today’s blog, we at Nikko Japanese Restaurant are going to try. As owners of one of the best Japanese restaurants in Charlotte, Japanese culture,...

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We know a thing or two about sushi—okay, this is a bit of an understatement. Let’s try again: we love sushi, and we have devoted an incalculable amount of time to perfecting the art of making it. This devotion, however, has not been for naught. Over the years, we have built a loyal base of...

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Though we specialize in sushi, here at Nikko Japanese Restaurant we love all Japanese food, and in today’s blog, we are going to talk about some of our favorite dishes. If you are in the Charlotte area and in the mood for some seriously good sushi, pay us a...

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We get it—there are some nights when you don’t feel like going out. All you want to do is stay in and bask in the comfort of your own home. But what do you do when this need to be a hermit coincides with a fierce craving for sushi?

If your answer is to make your own sushi, you’re in luck!...

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Sushi is a dish enjoyed by people all over the world. It’s a Japanese staple that has been around for over 700 years (however, the version of sushi we know and love has only been around for 200 years). Though there are a seemingly endless number of variations, most sushi is often considered to...

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Going to a dependably delicious Japanese restaurant and ordering a variety of sushi rolls is about as good as it gets. How could it possibly get any better? Well, for those who like to have a well-crafted alcoholic drink with their meal, the answer is simple: sake.

Sake (pronounced sa-kay)...

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The term fine dining can bring to mind all sorts of ideas and images. It could refer to the atmosphere of the restaurant, the food that’s served, the overall experience, or perhaps something totally different and unique to your expectations. In short, it can mean something different for each...

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At first glance, sushi seems rather simple—rice, raw fish, a topping, and…that’s it, right? Not exactly. When you take a closer look at sushi, you’ll find that great sushi is a true work of art. The world’s best sushi makers know this and are passionately committed to perfecting their craft. And...

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