Hatsumi is a great new place in downtown LV. amazing unique dishes. Have an open mind and try many small dishes. We tried a few and enjoyed all of them. Make sure to book a table, since the restaurant isnt very big, and word of mouth is making this a hot spot.
Deciding on whether to give four or five stars for Hatsumi is a challenge for me. In many areas areas Hatsumi is a standout and a great part of the local food scene. Upon arrive we were greeted and shortly shown to a table. We arrive a bit earlier than most and the restaurant was mainly empty. Being our first time there, our waiter explained the menu and off we went. We ordered a variety of items to try out along with a few drinks. Everything that came to our table was visually appealing, a little small on the portion size, but and ultimately tasty. The same was true for our drinks as well. Maybe that was the problem. Some of the food was too tasty, and given the size we needed or order a lot to feel like we were well fed. Here is the only area that was not perfect - the final bill. We eat out on a regular basis and are familiar with the costs, however this was on a level that I did not expect. Maybe I could have been better prepared, or counted the little sticks we ordered better, but that is not something that I am accustomed to doing. So in the end, we would love to return, just once my wallet has recovered.
Me and my girlfriend (we will call here L) came here for a anniversary of sorts. When L showed me the truck model/art that’s out in the front restaurant I was totally hooked to go. We got there and there was going to be a wait for 45 minutes, we waited like 10 minutes so first win. The service was excellent, server was friendly and cool. The food was really good despite its small portions. Would recommend anyone to go here.
Seriously from start to finish everything was amazing. Service was great with our server Juan. Everything was so flavorful. We did order the whole menu basically so next time we know we can cut back a little. Definitely can't wait to come back.
I'd have pictures of the food, but we inhaled it so fast. Everything was so on point. The cocktail to start was great. The sake recommendation was on point. All the small plates were phenomenal. Skip the strip and come here for dinner. We had way more value at this place than any restaurant that pays a celebrity chief for their face on the menu.
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