Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Izumi Restaurant

1601 E. Passyunk Ave. (Tasker St.) Send to Phone
215-271-1222 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
Modern Japanese on the Avenue.

Cuisine
Open
Lunch Sat., Dinner Tues.-Sat.
Features

* Click here for rating key

Izumi Restaurant Restaurant Review

: Contemporary Japanese BYOB Izumi is situated on Passyunk Avenue's ever-expanding restaurant row, a serene oasis of maki and udon. Chef Corey Baver oversees the kitchen, having honed his skills at Morimoto, Buddakan and Alma de Cuba. Heading the sushi line is Agus Lukito, a sushi chef who learned his craft from Japanese sushi masters and previously worked at Mikado. Opt for the freshest of sashimi, and if you're feeling adventurous, try the live uni. We also suggest the special maki rolls including the Paradiso roll filled with lobster tempura, avocado and cucumber and the Passyunk Avenue Roll brimming with shrimp tempura and spicy crab meat.



AMERICA'S TOP RESTAURANTS

Discover the best female chefs, top pizzerias and stellar seafood restaurants with GAYOT's Top 10 lists of the best restaurants in America.