Taste of the East: Japanese Tasting Menu for Two at 15 East

Taste of the East: Japanese Tasting Menu for Two at 15 East

New York, New York

$359

“With its modest size and stark décor, 15 East feels like that rare and exotic thing: a traditional Japanese-run restaurant” New York Times

Why we love it

Named by GQ Magazine as one of New York's top 10 restaurants, 15 East is an intimate and traditional Japanese restaurant. Named winner of the Diners' Choice Award 2015 for its expertly-crafted and beautifully creative cuisine, 15 East carefully balances locally-sourced ingredients with fresh Japanese seafood, which is flown in daily. The seven-course tasting menu spans exquisite raw sushi, sashimi and nigiri, as well as cooked dishes from the kitchen; offering a ‘kaiseki’ dining style not often found outside of Japan.

What's Included?

  • Enjoy a seven-course, inventive kaiseki tasting menu at 15 East for two people
  • Sample a variety of expertly-cooked dishes, as well as the intense flavors of fresh sashimi, nigiri and sushi
  • Further indulge with a glass of champagne each upon arrival
  • Sales Tax is included in the price of this experience

Description

From two-stars in the New York Times to a listing in GQ Magazine's "10 Best Restaurants in New York", 15 East has deservedly acquired an abundance of high-praise for its high-class approach to traditional Japanese cuisine.

The sushi chefs at 15 East take immense pride in their profession; producing exceptional sushi and inventive cooked dishes. Stand-out offerings include the ‘slow poached Octopus’, massaged with minerals and sea salt 500 times and poached to perfection for 40 minutes, as well as tuna sashimi, intricately precisely cut. The chefs often interact with guests, using fish anatomy charts and time-honored Japanese cook books to demonstrate where dishes originate. 15 East promises superlative sushi, expertly served.

The restaurant’s elegantly modest space will invite you in, with high-ceilings, an airy dining space and modern décor. You’ll receive a glass of Ayala Majeure NV Champagne each upon arrival, before indulging in the seven-course tasting menu. Combining cooked dishes with delights from the raw fish bar, the menu is served in a 'kaiseki' style; a ritualized format of traditional, multi-dish dining, which demonstrates the incredible skill of master sushi chefs. Carefully balancing locally-sourced ingredients with fresh Japanese seafood that is flown in daily, 15 East's offerings are seasonal and inspiring.

Description

From two-stars in the New York Times to a listing in GQ Magazine's "10 Best Restaurants in New York", 15 East has deservedly acquired an abundance of high-praise for its high-class approach to traditional Japanese cuisine.

The sushi chefs at 15 East take immense pride in their profession; producing exceptional sushi and inventive cooked dishes. Stand-out offerings include the ‘slow poached Octopus’, massaged with minerals and sea salt 500 times and poached to perfection for 40 minutes, as well as tuna sashimi, intricately precisely cut. The chefs often interact with guests, using fish anatomy charts and time-honored Japanese cook books to demonstrate where dishes originate. 15 East promises superlative sushi, expertly served.

The restaurant’s elegantly modest space will invite you in, with high-ceilings, an airy dining space and modern décor. You’ll receive a glass of Ayala Majeure NV Champagne each upon arrival, before indulging in the seven-course tasting menu. Combining cooked dishes with delights from the raw fish bar, the menu is served in a 'kaiseki' style; a ritualized format of traditional, multi-dish dining, which demonstrates the incredible skill of master sushi chefs. Carefully balancing locally-sourced ingredients with fresh Japanese seafood that is flown in daily, 15 East's offerings are seasonal and inspiring.

Sample Menu:

  • Hassun
  • Seasonal Soup or Chawan Mushi
  • Sashimi
  • Choice of Fish or Meat
  • Nigiri
  • Soba
  • Dessert

Additional Information

This experience is valid for redemption within six months from the date of issue.

Sales tax of 8.875% is included in the price of this experience.

Gratuity is not included and is left to the guests' discretion. We recommend tipping $65 for the Dinner Tasting Menu for two (plus gratuity for any other extras purchased).

Guests can pay on-site for any additional products or services desired.

Please note; in the event of cancellation of groups of 6 and above, at least 48 hours notice is required. Smaller groups require 24 hours notice.

All bookings are subject to availability. We recommend booking at least three weeks in advance of your preferred date and time.

Sample Menu:

  • Hassun
  • Seasonal Soup or Chawan Mushi
  • Sashimi
  • Choice of Fish or Meat
  • Nigiri
  • Soba
  • Dessert

Additional Information

This experience is valid for redemption within six months from the date of issue.

Sales tax of 8.875% is included in the price of this experience.

Gratuity is not included and is left to the guests' discretion. We recommend tipping $65 for the Dinner Tasting Menu for two (plus gratuity for any other extras purchased).

Guests can pay on-site for any additional products or services desired.

Please note; in the event of cancellation of groups of 6 and above, at least 48 hours notice is required. Smaller groups require 24 hours notice.

All bookings are subject to availability. We recommend booking at least three weeks in advance of your preferred date and time.

How it works

  • Choose your experience

    Treat yourself or share with someone you truly care about.

  • We arrange everything

    Our concierge will arrange everything, even the little extras.

  • Relax and enjoy

    Simply show up and savour the memory that will last a lifetime.

Location

15 East 15th Street, New York, NY, 10003

15 East Restaurant 15 East 15th Street, New York, NY, 10003

Taste of the East: Japanese Tasting Menu for Two at 15 East

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