August 3, 2016

We’re Celebrating Our Birthday with a Huge Anniversary Sale!

by Umami Mart Staff


We turn 4 years old today! Back on August 3, 2012, Umami Mart opened its doors as a retail store on Broadway in Old Oakland, where we’re still located today.

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July 16, 2015

Packaging Whore: Kewpie Egg Royal Mayonnaise

by Moto Yamamoto

Mayonnaise in America = Hellman’s = Gross. This is what many people say or think, but mayo in Japan is very different.

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August 22, 2013

One Year of Umami Mart Oakland

by Kayoko Akabori

Our first year as Umami Mart in 3D has zipped by. We opened our doors at 815 Broadway on August 3, 2012, and what a year it’s been!

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July 31, 2013

Upcoming Event: One Year Anniversary Sake Tasting

by Kayoko Akabori

Guess what?? Umami Mart Oakland will celebrate its ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY in August!!! Both Yoko and I are so grateful for all the support we’ve received this past year from our community, the Bay Area, and beyond.

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