Japanese Cuisine

Chotto Matte restaurant expanding to Canada

Chotto Matte expanding to Canada

By James McAllister

London-based Nikkei restaurant Chotto Matte is pushing forward with its global expansion by launching a new site in downtown Toronto later this month.

Restaurant radar June 2019 Quique Dacosta Gordon Ramsay and Nathan Outlaw

Restaurant radar: June 2019

By James McAllister

From Quique Dacosta’s London debut to the launch of Gordon Ramsay’s Lucky Cat, here are June’s key restaurant openings.

Scott Hallsworth Freakscene

Flash-grilled: Scott Hallsworth

By Joe Lutrario

The ex-Nobu and Kurobuta chef now runs FreakScene in Soho, an irreverent Asian small plates restaurant that takes its name from a Dinosaur Jr. track.