Who doesn’t love a just right sushi spot? Admittedly lots of the very best appear to be settled in Midtown and downtown Reno, so discovering a top quality position to grasp a roll in south Reno is at all times a dream come true for many who reside or paintings in this aspect of the city. Pisces Sushi (News Intelligencer: Food Section), within the South Meadows buying groceries heart close to Smith’s, is the spotlight all of us want relating to close-to-home sushi. On the other hand, it’s additionally well worth the trek for the ones no longer residing at the south aspect of the city.
The most efficient characteristic of the menu this is the sheer quantity of inventive rolls. Along with your mainstays comparable to Philly, Vegas, highly spiced tuna and Dynamite, there are a large number of different ways to fulfill your sushi urge for food.
For fruit and veggie fans—who don’t wish to skip the fish—the Inexperienced Apple combines finely chopped inexperienced apples with applesauce and cream cheese for the middle after which tops every roll with a slice of uncooked salmon. The Snow Flower is at the sweeter aspect, a mixture of cream cheese, mango and salmon completed with lemon sauce and powdered sugar for a roll that edges on dessert with out being too candy.
For many who like saucier rolls, the MT is loaded with kani (crab sticks), cucumber, avocado, tuna, yellowtail, salmon and tobiko and dripping in sauce.
There may be a fair proportion of highly spiced rolls at the menu—indicated with a purple pepper—contemporary, cooked and deep fried. The Cacti has a in particular cool presentation with tempura jalapeños atop a cream cheese roll served with scorching sauce and lemon sauce. The Solar Flower is organized in a flower form as an alternative of an extended or hand roll with highly spiced tuna, cucumber and tuna crowned with an overflowing pile of shredded crab, tempura crunch, teriyaki and scorching sauce.
Possibly probably the most non-traditional roll at the menu is the Ok-Pop, a cooked roll created via mixing bulgogi and highly spiced mayo.
748 S. Meadows Pkwy. A-11, Reno, Nev. 89521
Day-to-day 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Whilst sushi is the primary route, we additionally suggest beginning every meal with a few appetizers. At Pisces, it’s industry as same old. The edamame is straight-forward however cooked neatly and the miso soup is a vintage. Seaweed salad, veggie tempura and gyoza (pot stickers) also are to be had. Much less common is an order of mozzarella sticks.
If you desire to take dinner domestic, the to-go specials assist justify a sushi dinner that isn’t AYCE (all-you-can-eat). As a substitute, carry domestic two rolls—lunch or dinner—for $15, 3 rolls for $20 or 4 rolls for $25. Dine-in is $21.95 for AYCE lunch and $27.95 for AYCE dinner, plus reductions for youngsters underneath 12 and underneath 5.
The menu is really in depth with choices for udon, teriyaki, katsu and extra. Plus, common ice cream cakes together with mochi and banana, and beverages for each and every yearning. Whilst wine and beer—together with imported Jap brews—are to be had, it’s at all times sake for me, and any menu that advertises sake bombs (small beer with small scorching sake) has a unique position in my center.
Nora Heston Tarte is a long-time Reno resident residing at the southside of the city. Along with meals, her spare time activities come with wine, climbing, yoga and shuttle. She may be the managing editor of a regional, way of life e-newsletter and freelances for different publications maximum often within the shuttle area. She graduated from California State College Sacramento with a bachelor’s in English and is pursuing her grasp’s in Skilled Journalism as we talk. You’ll practice her shuttle adventures, and native exploits, on her Instagram account @wanderlust_n_wine.