Local Sushi eatery offers variety
Photos by CELINE PHU
by CELINE PHU
Offering a diverse variety of sushi roll choices, Sushi Moora is able to accommodate many palates, including vegetarian and low-carb.
Located near the intersection of N. Montebello Blvd and W. Beverly Blvd, Sushi Moora is situated across Marshalls.
Diners are greeted with polite, welcoming service and upon being seated, are provided with a complimentary Edamame appetizer.
Sushi Moora’s dishes are not limited to just Japanese cuisine but include an assortment of Asian courses. Their menu extends to Korean and Chinese plates, such as Beef Yakinlku Bowl (Bulgogi) and Tofu Teriyaki.
The restaurant incorporates mussels, mushrooms and scallops form one of their most popular dishes, the Dynamite Roll. Giving the classic California roll a new twist, shrimp tempura and avocado are combined to create the Shrimp Tempura Crunch Roll.
Their dessert menu also offers some unique sweets, such as Tempura Ice Cream; choice of beverage choices range from the medley of classic soda options to hot teas.
Items on the sushi menu retail are priced from $7-$11. However, guests are provided with a daily 50 percent discount on a selection of approximately half the picks on the sushi menu.
Sushi Moora’s monochromatic interior with fluorescent accents and multiple TV screens emits a very modern vibe. For those who prefer to dine in a more open setting, shaded patio tables are also available.
A gentle, sloping ramp and low bar-style table also make Sushi Moora a fairly accessible diner considering its smaller interior.
Sushi Moora is open from Monday through Wednesday 11a.m. to 10:30p.m., Thursday through Saturday 11:30a.m. to 11p.m. and Sunday 12a.m. to 10p.m.
Other branches of the restaurant are located in Santa Monica and West Hollywood.