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Kanpai - Sushi | Sake | Tempura
"Kanpai", the Japanese way of toasting and it literally means "bottoms up"!
Kanpai is an award-winning restaurant
At Kanpai we provide top quality traditional Japanese cuisine and service for you to experience. We had long been regarded as one of the finest traditional Japanese restaurants here in Edinburgh.
We are absolutely thrilled to win the Newcomer of The year in the Scottish Restaurant Awards 2012 against 4000 competitors across Scotland.
Kaipai Sushi's most recent awards and features include: AA rosette for the third consecutive year, Michelin Guide 2014, The List, Hitlist 2014. One may choose to dine at the intimate sushi bar or the open kitchen counter to observe how your sushi is made. Private room available for booking.
Sushi is the most famous Japanese dish outside of Japan and one of the most popular dishes among the Japanese themselves.
手巻き寿司 Hand Roll
にぎり （二貫） Nigiri (2pcs)
炙り寿司 （二貫） Grilled Nigiri (2pcs)
細巻き寿司 (一本六つ) Maki Sushi (6pcs)
太巻き寿司 (一本八つ) Roll Sushi (8pcs)
Sashimi is thinly sliced, raw seafood. Many different kinds of fresh fish and seafood are served raw in the Japanese cuisine. While similar to sushi, is distinct for its absence of rice.
刺し身（五切れ） Sashimi (5pc)
Tempura is the Japanese way of deep-frying seafood and vegetables in tempura batter.
天ぷら・揚げ物 TEMPURA & FRIED DISH
Grilled & Teppan is a style of Japanese cuisine that uses an iron griddle to cook food. In Japan, teppanyaki refers to dishes cooked using an iron plate.
鉄板焼き TEPPAN YAKI
A selection of the best classic Japanese dishes.
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Sake 日本酒 has been enjoyed in Japan for thousands of years and remains an indispensable part of Japanese life and culture to this day.
Japanese Beer's ビール light texture and great flavour will certainly be the best drink to go along with your Japanese meal.
Japanese Plum Wine 梅酒 is a Japanese liqueur made from steeping ume fruits in alcohol and sugar. Our best selection of both western red and white wine will also be available for anyone who wishes a different selection form japanese traditional beverage.
Soft Drinks, a selection of soft drinks are available from green tea to coke.
Address / Contact (Get Directions)
8-10 Grindlay Street,
Telephone: 0131 228 1602
Tuesday to Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30