Origami Uptown is proud to be the only restaurant in Minnesota to serve the infamous Fugu from Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi prefecture.
For a limited time only Origami is serving Tiger Fugu, known to be the best in Japan. The Fugu served at Origami does not have any lethal toxins and can be enjoyed safely.
1. Fugu Sashimi — Thinly sliced fugu with a special ponzu sauce that includes freshly squeezed orange and grapefruit juice, and momiji made with fresh chillis and daikon
1/2 Order – 7 pieces – $25.00
Full Order – 14 pieces – $45.00
2. Fugu Kara-age – $16.00 — A 7 piece appetizer that’s a great starter. Kara-age is a light Japanese style of frying in soy bean oil
3. Fugu Fin Hot Sake – $14.00 — 5 oz of premium Otokoyama sake served extra hot in which the fugu fin is dipped in and then lit on fire.
Fugu Set – $50.00 — An order of each: Kara-age and Fin hot sake, and 1/2 order of Sashimi.
Fugu has become one of the most celebrated and notorious dishes in Japanese cuisine. Known for it’s lethal toxins that causes instant death to a human being, it is imported with strict regulations and inspections by Japanese and U.S. authorities. Only a certified fugu chef can prepare and serve this deadly fish.
All items are subject to availability. Fugu is a seasonal fish so supplies are limited, come down soon!