202-A Colonnades Way, in Waverly Place, Cary.
Cuisine: Japanese, pan-Asian.
Rating: 2 1/2 stars.
Prices: entrees average $11 to $16.
Atmosphere: Japanese steakhouse/sushi bar/contemporary Asian bistro.
Service: well-intentioned, still learning.
Recommended: sushi, spring rolls, chicken lettuce cups, fried gyoza.
Open: lunch Sunday-Friday, dinner nightly.
Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover; full bar; kid-friendly
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