The Perfect Bite : Exploring Yuzu Omakase’s Nigiri Selection

In the bustling heart of Siam Square, Yuzu Omakase Bangkok stands as a beacon of exquisite Japanese culinary craftsmanship. At the core of our offerings is the art of nigiri, where each piece of sushi is a testament to the skill, precision, and dedication of our chefs. Nigiri, the quintessential form of sushi, embodies the perfect harmony of rice, fish, and wasabi, all meticulously balanced to create an unforgettable dining experience. Join us as we delve into the diverse and exquisite nigiri selection at Yuzu Omakase, highlighting the culinary masterpieces that await you.

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The Art of Nigiri


Nigiri sushi, a timeless symbol of Japanese cuisine, is deceptively simple yet profoundly complex. At Yuzu Omakase, our chefs dedicate years to mastering the delicate techniques required to perfect each element of nigiri. The rice, seasoned with a precise blend of vinegar, salt, and sugar, must be cooked to the ideal texture—firm yet tender, with each grain distinct. The fish, sourced from the finest purveyors, must be expertly sliced to enhance its natural flavor and texture. Together, these components create a bite-sized piece of perfection.

Signature Nigiri Offerings

Our nigiri selection features a wide array of fish and seafood, each chosen for its exceptional quality and unique flavor profile. Here are some of the standout nigiri offerings that you can savor at Yuzu Omakase:


Akami (Lean Bluefin Tuna)

Akami, the lean part of the bluefin tuna, is a staple in our nigiri selection. Known for its deep red color and robust flavor, akami is a favorite among sushi connoisseurs. At Yuzu Omakase, we source the freshest tuna to ensure a clean, rich taste that perfectly complements our seasoned rice.

Otoro (Fatty Tuna Belly)

Otoro, the fattiest part of the tuna belly, is the epitome of luxury in the world of sushi. Its marbled texture and melt-in-your-mouth richness make it a highly sought-after delicacy. Our otoro nigiri is often paired with a touch of wasabi and a dash of soy sauce to enhance its exquisite flavor.

Chutoro (Medium-Fatty Tuna Belly)

Chutoro strikes a perfect balance between the lean akami and the rich otoro. This cut, with its balanced marbling, offers a harmonious blend of flavor and texture. Each piece of chutoro nigiri at Yuzu Omakase is crafted to highlight its unique characteristics, making it a must-try for tuna lovers.

Kinmedai (Golden Eye Snapper)

Kinmedai, or golden eye snapper, is prized for its delicate texture and subtle sweetness. This fish, often featured in our seasonal offerings, is lightly seared to bring out its natural oils and enhance its flavor. The result is a piece of nigiri that is both tender and flavorful.

Nodoguro (Blackthroat Seaperch)

Nodoguro, also known as blackthroat seaperch, is renowned for its rich, buttery taste. This fish is particularly popular in winter when it is at its fattiest. Our nodoguro nigiri is carefully prepared to accentuate its luxurious texture, providing a decadent bite that is sure to delight.

Uni (Sea Urchin)


Uni, or sea urchin, is a delicacy that offers a unique, creamy texture and a briny sweetness. At Yuzu Omakase, we source the finest uni to ensure a sublime taste experience. Our uni nigiri is often garnished with a touch of yuzu zest or a sprinkle of sea salt to enhance its natural flavors.

Hotate (Scallop)

Hotate, or scallop, is celebrated for its sweetness and delicate texture. Our hotate nigiri is crafted from the freshest scallops, often accented with a hint of citrus or a light brush of soy sauce. Each bite is a testament to the purity and simplicity of high-quality ingredients.

Seasonal Nigiri Highlights


At Yuzu Omakase, our commitment to seasonality means that our nigiri offerings change throughout the year to showcase the freshest ingredients available. Here are some seasonal highlights that you might encounter during your visit:


Sayori (Halfbeak)

With its delicate flavor and translucent flesh, sayori is a springtime favorite. Our chefs prepare sayori nigiri with a light touch, allowing its natural sweetness to shine through.

Sakura Masu (Cherry Salmon)

This rare salmon, available only in spring, offers a tender texture and a subtly sweet flavor. Sakura masu nigiri is a true seasonal delicacy.


Aji (Horse Mackerel)

Aji is known for its bright, clean taste and firm texture. During the summer months, our aji nigiri is often paired with fresh ginger and green onions to enhance its refreshing qualities.

Hamo (Pike Conger Eel)

Hamo, a summertime specialty, is carefully prepared to highlight its delicate flavor. Our hamo nigiri is often garnished with a touch of plum sauce or a sprinkle of shiso.


Sanma (Pacific Saury)

Sanma is celebrated in autumn for its rich, oily flesh. Our sanma nigiri is lightly grilled to bring out its full flavor, offering a taste of the season's bounty.

Matsutake Mushroom

Known as the "king of mushrooms," matsutake adds an earthy depth to our autumn nigiri offerings. Often paired with seasonal fish, it creates a harmonious balance of flavors.


Kanburi (Winter Yellowtail)

): Kanburi, at its peak in winter, is prized for its high fat content and rich flavor. Our kanburi nigiri is a wintertime delight, offering a buttery, melt-in-your-mouth experience.

Tara Shirako (Cod Milt)

This winter delicacy, known for its creamy texture and subtle flavor, is a unique addition to our seasonal nigiri selection.

The Yuzu Omakase Experience

Dining at Yuzu Omakase is not just about enjoying exquisite food; it's about experiencing the artistry and passion behind each dish. Our chefs take great care in selecting the finest ingredients, mastering traditional techniques, and continually innovating to bring you the best of Japanese cuisine.

Chef's Table

For an immersive experience, we invite you to dine at our chef's table, where you can watch our chefs in action. Each piece of nigiri is prepared with precision and care, allowing you to witness the craftsmanship that goes into every bite.


To enhance your nigiri experience, we offer a curated selection of sake and wine pairings. Our knowledgeable staff can recommend the perfect beverage to complement the flavors of your meal, adding another layer of enjoyment to your dining experience.


The ambiance at Yuzu Omakase is designed to transport you to a serene and elegant setting, where you can relax and savor each moment. Our attention to detail extends beyond the plate to create an atmosphere that enhances your overall experience.

Sustainability and Quality

At Yuzu Omakase, we are committed to sustainability and responsible sourcing. We work closely with trusted suppliers to ensure that our seafood is sustainably harvested and of the highest quality. This commitment not only supports the health of our oceans but also ensures that our guests enjoy the freshest and most flavorful ingredients.

Sustainable Seafood

Our dedication to sustainability means that we carefully select seafood that is both delicious and responsibly sourced. This includes choosing species that are abundant and harvested in environmentally friendly ways.

Local and Seasonal Ingredients

Whenever possible, we source local and seasonal ingredients to support local producers and reduce our carbon footprint. This approach allows us to offer the freshest and most flavorful dishes while promoting sustainable practices.


The nigiri selection at Yuzu Omakase Bangkok is a testament to the artistry and passion that defines our culinary philosophy. From the finest cuts of tuna to seasonal specialties, each piece of nigiri is crafted to provide a perfect bite that captures the essence of Japanese cuisine. Join us at Yuzu Omakase to experience the meticulous craftsmanship, luxurious ingredients, and unforgettable flavors that make our omakase courses truly exceptional. Whether you're a seasoned sushi aficionado or new to the world of omakase, our diverse and exquisite nigiri offerings promise a dining experience that will leave you longing for more.





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