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Month: December 2014


As the Weather Gets Cooler Nakato’s Sushi Heats Up


Winter has arrived in this part of the world along with colder weather. While places like Springfield and Charlotte are not considered cold climates we still get our faircolleges.niche_.com_-150x150 share of below freezing temperatures , and it’s usually these colder temperatures that make you wanna pull the blankets over your head and stay in bed each morning. Not many people in Springfield or Charlotte look forward to stepping outdoors on certain days and feeling the freezing air hit their face. It’s just one of those things that you never really get used to during the winter months. But, there’s a flip side to feeling cold, and that’s getting warmed up.

Nakato Japanese Steakhouse in Springfield and Charlotte is the place to head to when you want to temporarily escape the cold weather outside. Not only do we have a nice, cozy dining environment where you and your friends can relax and take the chill off for a while, we also have some of the best sushi in Springfield and the best sushi in Charlotte.

Sushi is one of those foods that you can enjoy year round without skipping a beat, because there is a lot of variety when it comes to sushi plates. Now, during the winter months when temperatures are cold, a great way to counter the chill is to come to Nakato Japanese Steakhouse and order up some spicy sushi. If you enjoy hot peppers and sauces, we’ve got several deliciously spicy selections at our sushi bar in Springfield.

On days when you want to beat the cold outside, come on in and try out some smoking hot sushi such as these favorites: Spicy California Roll, Spicy Tuna Roll, Spider index-150x150Roll, Alaskan Roll, Crazy Joe Roll, Rainbow Roll, Nakato Tempura Roll, Special Roll and Dynamite Roll. In addition to these amazing sushi rolls, you may also enjoy warming up with appetizers such as our Spicy Mussels and Tuna Carpaccio.

All of our sushi bar selections are prepared fresh and with the utmost of care by our trained staff of sushi chefs. A good way to taste various pieces of spicy sushi is to order a tray with an assortment of sushi that includes hot sauce. You can also ask for hot sauce on the side to use as a dipping sauce, which gives you even more heat. Wash all of this great-tasting sushi down with sake, wine or beer from our drink menu.

After you’ve indulged in a plate or two of sushi, all of this goodness is sure to warm up your insides from your head down to your toes. The heat generated from eating Nakato sushi takes away the winter chill while making you feel warm and fuzzy inside. Visit Nakato Japanese Steakhouse today for fresh, delicious sushi.

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A Nakato Japanese Steakhouse Gift Card Makes the Perfect Holiday Gift


Are you wondering what type of gift to give to certain people on your gift list?

Some people are tricky to buy gifts for, because you’re not really sure what type of gift item is going to please them. This type of uncertainty can cause you some stress when you’re out slide-4-150x150holiday shopping. You look at this and that, different items in various colors, shapes and sizes. Choosing the perfect gift is sometimes like a puzzle that doesn’t have a definitive answer.

Well, we’d like to help you out by giving you a great idea. Give the gift of food to your family and friends this holiday season!

There are probably a few people on your gift list who would love to be treated to a meal at our  Nakato Japanese Steakhouse in Charlotte or our Nakato Japanese Steakhouse in Springfield. Nakato has an established local reputation for our excellent sushi bar in Charlotte and Springfield, and our Teppan Yaki grilled steak, chicken and seafood dinners. Everyone eats and this is why our restaurant has gift cards in several denominations. You can give someone a special dining experience that is unlike any other in town.

Nakato gift cards make a classy gift for anyone who appreciates healthy foods cooked in the authentic Japanese style by dedicated chefs. Family, friends and business associates living in the Charlotte and Springfield areas are going to truly love having the opportunity to enjoy a delicious meal courtesy of your thoughtfulness and generosity.

Nakato is not just any old restaurant. We are an authentic Japanese steakhouse where you can get generous portions of healthy food in a friendly, casual dining atmosphere. While fish and rice are at the center of many menu items, Nakato also prepares perfectly grilled NY Strip Steak and Filet Mignon. Steak lovers will enjoy our hibachi style steak cooked on the grill, slide-5-150x150or Sukiyaki style steak, which is thinly sliced and coated in teriyaki sauce. For those who love chicken, we serve juicy cuts of tender white meat.

Seafood lovers are in nirvana when they come to Nakato, because of all the great choices on the menu. Besides sushi, we offer hibachi cooked shrimp, scallops, and salmon alone or combined with steak. Oh, and we have an out of this world lobster tail and steak dinner as an elegant dining choice.

Recipients of our Nakato gift card get more than just a meal; they also receive an entertaining dining experience where the chef prepares their meal at the table. They can watch as the chef performs tricks with cooking utensils on the grill. There’s something cool about watching your food being prepared, and knowing that you’re eating it fresh off the grill.

You can easily purchase Nakato gift cards online in denominations ranging from $25 to $100. While placing your gift card order you can include the address of the recipient, and we’ll make sure it gets to them. Or we’ll send it to you so you can present it in person.

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