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‘Japanese burrito' bar to open in London

13 February 2014 by
‘Japanese burrito' bar to open in London

London is set to see the launch of what is claimed to be the UK's first Japanese burrito bar, Hai Street Kitchen & Co in March.

The fast casual dining concept will open in Leadenhall Market, and will be the world's first Hai Street Kitchen & Co, followed by a US opening in Philadelphia this spring and two more sites in the UK later this year.

Designed along the lines of a burrito bar, diners first choose whether they want a burrito-style sushi rice roll or bowl (rice or salad), before choosing a filling, which includes chicken or fish katsu, grilled pork belly, salmon pastrami, flank steak or roasted carrot for vegetarians and vegans.

The executive chef is Takao Iinuma, who has also created a complementary range of side dishes including Renkon chips, tomato bisque and miso soup.

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