Jiro Ono

December 8, 2016

The Dream Continues: Jiro Gastronomy and Jiro Philosophy

by Umami Mart Staff

Jiro Ono became a household name when he was featured in the 2011 documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi. At the time of the movie, Jiro was 85-years-old, running Sukiyabashi Jiro in Tokyo, a sushi restaurant he opened in 1965. Now 91-years-old, Ono is considered one of the world’s greatest sushi chefs alive. We now carry two books […]

January 15, 2016

Dream of Sushi with Jiro Gastronomy

by Umami Mart Staff

A video posted by Umami Mart (@umamimart) on Jan 15, 2016 at 12:38pm PST  You’ve probably seen Jiro Dreams of Sushi and are dreaming of the day you’ll eat at Sukiyabashi Jiro in Tokyo. Getting a reservation at this 10-seat, 3-Michelin star restaurant run by 90-year old Jiro Ono, who some consider the world’s greatest […]