Restaurant News & Reviews


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.

Reservations: accepted.

Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover; full bar; kid-friendly

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4 stars - Extraordinary.

3 stars - Excellent.

2 stars - Good.

1 star - Fair.

Zero stars: Poor.

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