Esquire Magazine
"Best New Restaurant Bar 2001 (in the USA!)"

Listed in "Zagats Best Japanese Restaurants in America".

Wine Spectator
"Award of Excellence"

Wine Enthusiast Magazine
"Award of Unique Distinction"

Dallas Morning News
"Top 10 Best New Restaurant"

D Magazine
"D Best of Dallas"
"Best Japanese Creation"
"Sexiest Restaurant"
"Chef's Choice Best Sushi"

Dallas Observer Reader's Award
"Best New Restaurant"

PaperCity Magazine
"Dallas' Best Hot Spot"

Southwest Airlines Spirit Magazine
"Hot Spot of Dallas"