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Genki Sushi

July 23, 2017

This Eatery Is On A Roll

The iconic Genki Sushi logo features a face of sheer determination, representing the original founder’s own resolution to bring healthy food throughout Japan, and eventually to other parts of the world — including Hawaii where there are 13 Genki Sushi restaurants (nine on Oahu, two on Maui, one in Kona and one on Kauai). A…

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June 25, 2017

It’s the specials that make Genki special

Every Genki Sushi experience is bound to be different — depending on which locale you’re at. While every location features a consistent main menu, each offers specials that are unique to that particular restaurant. According to David Moon, director of purchasing and operations for Genki Sushi USA, offering specials is a great way to let…

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Zeroing in on Donburi

Regardless of what type of Japanese restaurant you venture to — be it a high-end sushi spot, casual tempura bar or convenient takeout stop — you’re likely to come across a section of the menu dedicated to donburi, or Japanese rice bowls. These simple combinations of rice, protein and veggies don’t always get as much…

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March 5, 2017

Sushi On The Fast Track

Genki Sushi continues to bring fun into the mix of its tasty, convenient and affordable dining experience. For example, the “Bullet Express” made its U.S. debut at the Ala Moana Center location a few years ago, allowing customers to place their order off a touch-screen iPad and then have their food delivered to their table…

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January 29, 2017

All Aboard The Sushi Train

Genki Sushi continues to serve as an innovator in the culinary community after initially popularizing kaiten sushi — the popular Japanese offerings served on a revolving conveyor belt. With its beloved sushi delivery system and an expansive menu that includes daily and seasonal specials, Genki Sushi continues to take Japanese dining culture to new heights…

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December 25, 2016

Riding The Sushi Train

First it was the revolving conveyor belt, now it’s the Bullet Express — known for its kaiten-sushi dining concept, customers love Genki Sushi’s fast, convenient and fun approach to dining. Add quality and taste to the mix, and it’s no wonder the Japan-based food chain has become a family favorite around the world. The first…

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July 10, 2016

New Improved Genki Debuts In Kapahulu

When Genki Sushi first arrived in Hawaii in the early ’90s, the original shop in Kapahulu set the stage for the Japan-based dining chain to become a pioneering force in kaiten-style sushi, expanding over the years to fill the hearts and tummies of Island patrons throughout 14 locations statewide. As the household name continues to…

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May 1, 2016

Sticking With Sushi

When sushi cravings inevitably come around, Genki Sushi has got all the makings of a solid goto eatery: It’s quick, affordable and has a varied menu that’s sure to have your favorites. The menu is vast, featuring everything from donburi to custom rolls. And with nine locations on Oahu, there is sure to be one…

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March 21, 2016

Getting ready to roll with new sushi bites

One of the appeals of kaiten-sushi spot Genki Sushi is the element of surprise. You can sit at the table as a variety of items float past you and simply pick what looks good. The options of what may move along on the conveyor belt are seemingly never-ending — Genki’s menu is stocked with a…

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February 2, 2016

Rolling Out Specials with Unique Flair

If you assumed your Genki Sushi experience comes standard at every location, you’re in for a pleasant surprise. While each Genki Sushi restaurant does feature a consistent main menu, every location offers specials unique to that specific restaurant. This is a recent concept that’s designed to give each location more individuality, according to David Moon,…

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