Almost every sushi enthusiast will tell you what their favourite type is right away. There’s nothing better than eating at an all-you-can-eat sushi joint if you’re in the mood for maki. However, sushi is best enjoyed à la carte style.
When it comes to preparing sushi at home, you want to buy from a seller who handles the fish correctly. Especially when you want to prepare fish at home for raw consumption. To know a reliable fishmonger in Toronto means knowing that you can ask questions and get cooking advice from a local expert. Also, you’ll know that the meat is safe.
Here are five places in Toronto you should check out when your cravings for sushi strike and you feel like bringing it home.
Since 1996, Taro’s Fish has been striving to be a fish lover’s first choice for all their seafood needs. This shop specializes in the highest grade fish and seafood platters to cater to your DIY sushi needs. Taro’s Fish aims spread Japanese culinary practices and appreciation of seafood from around the world, through their communities. With two locations in The 6ix, it’s definitely a go to spot for sushi grade fish.
Hooked prepares seafood to your liking, providing their customers with healthy and flavourful options. Using honest ingredients from well-respected local fishmongers, tied with their knowledgeable staff, homemade sushi selection is made easy at Hooked. A gem in the Danforth for sushi grade fish.
Waterfront Seafood Market
At Angelo’s Waterfront Seafood Market there is plenty of quality fresh fish. This seafood market is well known for its Sushi Grade Boneless Fresh Atlantic Salmon, which is caught off the coast of Canada. On the Waterfront Seafood website, they offer many recipes for fresh sushi fresh readily prepared for you to enjoy!
Beach Fish House
Located in Vaughan, San Antonio Seafood Market & Oyster Bar combines a European fish market, love of foods and fresh seafood. It is a great place to buy sushi-grade fish due to its high quality, with great prices too. Here you have the option to create your own freshly prepared sushi platter.
Tora Sushi offers a premium sushi grade fish selection that all sushi lovers would enjoy. This Japanese-style sushi bar offers a variety of Sushi Meal Kits where high quality meets great prices. Not only is the food amazing, but the hospitality and the staff are amazing making it super easy to shop here.
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