When it comes to culinary delights, few cuisines can compare to the rich and diverse flavors of Japanese food. From delicate sushi rolls to hearty curry dishes, Japanese cuisine offers a tantalising journey for the taste buds. At Wakusei, our authentic Japanese restaurant, we take pride in bringing the true essence of Japanese culinary traditions to the heart of the UK. Join us as we explore the menu and invite you to immerse yourself in a world of traditional Japanese cuisine.
Begin your culinary adventure with our flavorful starters. Indulge in the irresistible Gyoza, perfectly pan-fried dumplings filled with a delicious combination of vegetables and meat. The crisp texture and savory filling make this dish an ideal choice to whet your appetite and prepare your taste buds for the feast to come.
One of the most iconic Japanese dishes, sushi rolls are a must-try for any food enthusiast. Our California Roll combines the creaminess of avocado, the freshness of cucumber, and the delicate flavor of crabstick, all expertly rolled in a sheet of nori and sushi rice. Each bite offers a harmonious blend of textures and flavors that will transport you to the streets of Tokyo.
For a satisfying and comforting dish, our Chicken Katsu is a true crowd-pleaser. Tender chicken fillets breaded and deep-fried to perfection, served with a side of tangy tonkatsu sauce and a bed of fluffy rice. The crispy exterior, juicy meat, and umami-rich sauce make this dish an instant favorite for those craving a delightful combination of flavors.
Indulge in the rich and aromatic Ebi Katsu Curry, featuring succulent breaded prawns served atop a bed of fragrant Japanese curry. The velvety curry sauce, infused with a blend of spices, pairs beautifully with the crispy prawns, creating a harmonious balance of flavors that will leave you craving more.
For a light and refreshing option, try our Tuna Te Maki. This hand-rolled sushi showcases the vibrant flavors of fresh tuna, expertly combined with sushi rice and a touch of wasabi. The simplicity of this dish allows the natural flavors of the tuna to shine, providing a delightful experience for sushi purists.
Experience the melt-in-your-mouth goodness of our Salmon Nigiri. This classic sushi delicacy features slices of premium salmon draped over a small mound of sushi rice, expertly handcrafted by our skilled chefs. The buttery texture of the salmon, combined with the slight tang of the rice, creates a delightful symphony of flavors that will satisfy even the most discerning palates.
Indulge in the delicate and flavorful Hamachi (yellowtail) Maki. This sushi roll combines the freshness of yellowtail with the subtle crunch of cucumber and the creaminess of avocado, all wrapped in a blanket of nori and rice. Each bite offers a delightful balance of textures and flavors, making it a true delight for sushi lovers.
DONBURI RICE DISHES:
Experience the comforting flavors of our Eel Donburi, a rice bowl topped with perfectly grilled eel glased with a sweet and savory sauce. The tender eel, combined with the fluffy rice and the depth of the glase, creates a mouthwatering combination that will transport you to the bustling streets of Japan.
UDON - THICK NOODLE:
Savor the heartiness of our Udon, thick wheat noodles served in a flavorful broth. Whether you prefer it with tempura or vegetables, our Udon noodles offer a comforting and satisfying dining experience that will warm your soul.
Indulge in the rich and flavorful Tonkotsu Ramen, featuring a creamy pork bone broth and tender slices of pork belly. Combined with perfectly cooked noodles and an assortment of toppings, this dish is a true delight for ramen enthusiasts, offering a symphony of flavors in every slurp.
For those who appreciate the purity of flavors, our Seabass Sashimi is a must-try. Thinly sliced raw fish, served with wasabi and soy sauce, showcases the delicate taste and texture of the fresh seabass. Each bite is a sublime experience, allowing the natural essence of the fish to shine through.
Complement your meal with our refreshing Wakame, Avocado, and Daikon salad. The crispness of the Wakame seaweed, the creaminess of avocado, and the refreshing crunch of Daikon radish create a delightful medley of textures and flavors. This salad not only cleanses the palate but also provides a healthy and vibrant addition to your dining experience.
At Wakusei, we invite you to embark on a culinary journey through the rich traditions of Japanese cuisine. From the delicate artistry of sushi rolls to the comforting flavors of curry dishes and the exquisite freshness of sashimi, our menu offers an array of authentic and delectable choices. Visit us and immerse yourself in the taste of Japan, as our skilled chefs craft each dish with meticulous care and a commitment to delivering an unforgettable dining experience.