Is Miyake Gone for Good?
Original post made by Jan H on Oct 4, 2012
Twenty-five years ago, Miyake was a very high quality, clean, and traditional sushi bar. After it moved to its most recent location, though, it got very commercialized, tacky, loud, and rude. Very un-Japanese, very much a place for drunken Stanford students to hangout and vomit.
on Oct 4, 2012 at 1:44 pm
Miyaki's sushi was OK, but I hated that place. Noisy, messy and having to walk by the sidewalk with all the crowds outside was a pain in the neck. I never got the point of having such an unpleasant place for eating ... eating is something you want to do in a place you can feel comfortable and relaxed - but people are idiots and will fall for anything they are told is cool, and Miyaki got a lot of cool factor ... from somewhere. Good riddance.
on Oct 9, 2012 at 6:58 pm
So it looks like Miyake really is gone for good. Just as well. The food, service, and atmosphere had gone to the dogs.