Spring 2015 Kabuki Insider


The Spring issue of the Kabuki Insider has arrived! Take a look at happenings behind the Red Mask. We’ve got you covered with 2015 New Menu Selections, an all-new Tasting Menu and treats for Valentine’s Day.

Kabuki Master Sake Sommelier Yuji Matsumoto breaks down his seasonal Coco Ginger Beer (available until 2/28), find info on 2015 OC Restaurant Week (we’ll offer a three course pre-fixe menu for both lunch and dinner at Kabuki Brea, Huntington Beach and Irvine Spectrum), and of course, a Happy Hour reminder!

Plus, don’t forget to order Sushi Party Platter’s for your at-home Super Bowl viewing parties. We’ll fuel you and your guests for the big game! Lastly, make sure you join our e-club for a firsthand look at happenings behind the Red Mask!

Valentine’s Day At Kabuki

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with us, we lined up two exclusive treats just for you. Join us at any one of our 17 restaurant locations and enjoy the holiday with friends, family and that special someone. The Mochi Tostada and Amsterdam Plum will be available February 12th thru 15th.

Mochi Tostada
Green tea mochi cubes with blueberries, pineapple and vanilla ice cream, served over a cinnamon sugared wonton tostada


Amsterdam Plum
Amsterdam vodka and plum wine with a splash of pomegranate



Available February 12th – 15th | While supplies last | Dine-in only | Please drink responsibly

Sushi + Football? Yes Please!

Hosting a Super Bowl party? Let the Seahawks, Patriots and Kabuki do the work while you do the watching! Our line of Sushi Party Platters are sure to please all NFL fans, keeping everyone satisfied and fueled for the big game! With six different platters to choose from, including a veggie option, platters start at just $35. View the entire lineup here. Call your local Kabuki Restaurant to find out more and to place an order.*


Signature Platter | Serves 5 – 6 | $70.00

Kabuki Signature Platter

Premium Platter | Serves 6 – 7 | $75.00

Sushi Party Platter_Premium

 Veggie Platter | Serves 3 – 4 | $35.00

Veggie Party Platter

*Restaurants may require more prep time on large orders, including Sushi Party Platters.

Kabuki Glendale + Super Bowl XLIX

Kabuki Glendale is just steps away from The University of Phoenix Stadium, this year’s Super Bowl host venue. Located in the heart of Glendale’s Westgate Entertainment District, Kabuki is ready to fuel NFL fans for the big game.

Whether you’re a sushi fan, prefer teriyaki chicken and BBQ beef ribs, noodle dishes or a combination of all things, we have you covered. With more than 200 items to choose from, including vegetarian and gluten-free options, traditional Izakaya dishes, an award-winning kid’s menu (Restaurant Hospitality Magazine), plus a great happy hour menu, there really is something for everyone.*

Kabuki’s beverage menu is led by Master Sake Sommelier Yuji Matsumoto, includes inventive cocktails, sake, wine and beer, plus a large selection of non-alcoholic beverages.

Kabuki Glendale is located on the second level of Westgate Entertainment District next to The Shout House. Call the restaurant for more: 623.772.9832.

Kabuki Glendale Super Bowl Game Day

*Kabuki Glendale will offer an exclusive Game Day Menu on Super Bowl Sunday, featuring a selection of our most popular menu items.

2015 New Menu Selections

With the new year come new menu selections! Kabuki Executive Corporate Chef Masa Kurihara is committed to creating new, innovative dishes for our guests, introducing 2015 New Menu Selections.

The new menu features grilled octopus, free-range Jidori chicken, fresh black mussels and more! Available now at all Southern California restaurant locations, February 16th in Nevada and Arizona.*

A preview of select items from the New Menu! View the entire lineup here.

Steamed Black Mussel
Black mussels tossed and steamed in sake, garlic, onions and red chili pepperSteamed-Black-Mussel

Grilled Octopus Butter Lettuce Salad
Grilled octopus with butter lettuce, red onions, hazelnuts, orange segments and shiso lemon dressingGrilled-Octopus-Butter-Lettuce-Salad

Mini Tostada Trio
Jidori Chicken, grilled shrimp and BBQ beef ribs over lightly fried wonton skins

Rex Sole Tempura
Breaded and lightly fried sole with Japanese rice crackersRex-Sole-Tempura

Jidori Chicken Salad
Marinated and grilled free-range Jidori chicken with romaine hearts, red onions, pine nuts, jalapenos, tomato salsa and yuzu champagne vinaigrette dressing

Jidori Chicken Ramen
Ramen in pork and chicken broth, served with free-range Jidori chicken, seaweed, ginger, bean sprouts, green onions and poached egg

Tokyo Seafood Paella
Braised black mussels with Japanese-style paella rice, tomatoes, cilantro, calamari and shrimp with garlic chili sauceTokyo-Seafood-Paella

*Availability date subject to change.

New Tasting Menu

Indecisive when dining out? Try a little bit of everything with our all-new Tasting Menu! This 6-course menu provides a guided tour of our most popular selections, offers an optional sake pairing, plus a 4-course veggie menu for our non-sushi eating friends!

Exclusively available at:
Kabuki Hollywood (Sunset + Vine)
Kabuki Summerlin (Tivoli Village in Las Vegas)
Keep an eye out, this menu will soon be available at additional restaurant locations!

6-Course Tasting Menu, $40 (add a sake pairing for $20)
4-Course Veggie Tasting Menu, $20 (add a sake pairing for $15)
A preview of select dishes from the Tasting Menu! 

Complimentary Starter: Mozuku/Organic Tofu/Takosu

1st Course Option: Yakitoi & Niku Kushiyaki
Chicken and beef skewersYakitori-&-Niku-Kushiyaki

2nd Course Option: King Crab Miso Soup
King crab with green onionsKing-Crab-Miso-Soup

3rd Course Option: Spicy Tuna Roll & Cucumber Wrapped California Roll
Spicy tuna roll and California roll wrapped with freshly peeled cucumberSpicy-Tuna-Roll-&-Cucumber-Wrapped-California-Roll

3rd Course Option (Veggie Menu): Veggie Rainbow Roll
Spicy tofu topped with roasted peppers, tomato and avocadoVeggie-Rainbow-Roll

4th Course Option: Chilean Sea Bass
Marinated sea bass with asparagus and shiitake mushroomsChilean-Sea-Bass

Based on availability, selections may change | Dine-in only 

2014 Holiday Greeting + Business Hours

2014 Holiday Greeting

Wishing you and yours the most wonderful holiday season and prosperous new year!

Don’t forget, we have the perfect gift for everyone on your list; the Kabuki Gift Card! For every $100 purchased in gift cards, you’ll receive a $10 Thank You Gift Card (a little something for you!).

Throwing a party this holiday season? Let our line of Sushi Party Platters do the work while you spend more time mingling with guests. Starting at just $35, we have six different platters to choose from (including a veggie option!). Call your local Kabuki for more info and to place an order.

We will slightly adjust business hours on select days, see a complete list below. View a full list of restaurant locations here.

Christmas Eve
Wednesday, December 24th
11 AM – 10 PM

Christmas Day
Thursday, December 25th
11 AM – 10 PM

New Year’s Eve*
Wednesday, December 31st
11 AM – 10:30 PM (Regular Hours)*

New Year’s Day*
Thursday, January 1st
11 AM – 10:30 PM (Regular Hours)

*Kabuki Old Pasadena business hours below:
New Year’s Eve
Wednesday, December 31st
11 AM – 5 PM (street closures: 126th Rose Parade)

New Year’s Day
Thursday, January 1st
5 PM – 10:30 PM (special event: 126th Rose Parade)

YogaWorks Members Receive Discount At Kabuki!

YogaWorks Logo

Are you a member of YogaWorks? Did you know you can take 15% off your check when you show your member ID at California Kabuki Japanese Restaurant locations?

YogaWorks has many studios located next, or near to, Southern California Kabuki Japanese Restaurants, join us after your workout for a healthy and satisfying meal. View a quick list of nearby restaurants and studios below!

Hollywood (YogaWorks Hollywood is located directly behind the restaurant)
Hughes Center (YogaWorks South Bay is located 5.6 miles south of the restaurant)
Huntington Beach (YogaWorks Huntington Beach is located 5.7 miles south of the restaurant)
Irvine Spectrum (YogaWorks Mission Viejo is located 6.8 miles south of the restaurant)
Old Pasadena (YogaWorks Pasadena is .3 miles, or a 6 minute walk to the restaurant)
Valencia (YogaWorks Valencia is located directly next door to the restaurant)
Woodland Hills (YogaWorks Tarzana is located 3 miles west of the restaurant)

Dine-in only. Not valid during happy hour, reverse happy hour or on major holidays. Must present YogaWorks member ID to receive discount. One offer per party (per table). Excludes alcohol, tax, gratuity and the purchase of gift cards. Cannot be combined with other offers and rewards. Valid only at Southern California Kabuki Japanese Restaurant locations. Kabuki Restaurants, Inc. reserves the right to alter or cancel this promotion at any time.