|Chef Akira's Special Wednesday Tapas Dinner|
Acclaimed Chef Hirose Akira presents an innovative tasting experience of Omakase Tapas each Wednesday evening at Maison Akira in Pasadena. There is one table of 10 people, no more or less. The total price is $450, excluding wine and beverages. Advanced reservation required.
The Sample Menu (brought to us by recent guests who dined at Maison Akira) is incredible, containing dishes such as Duck Pate with Cornichon and Black Nicoise Olives, House Smoked Salmon with Capers, Sashimi du Jour, Sauteed Mexican Shrimp with Shimeji Mushrooms, Miso Marinated Sea bass, Rack of Lamb in Rosemary Sauce, Lavender Creme Brulee.
For one week, June 21-26, 2011, Chef Akira also has an excellent prix fixe menu for $70 (food plus tax and gratuity), 21% of the cost will be donated to Japanese Earthquake Relief, i.e., the Japanese Red Cross. Please support Earthquake Relief while enjoying a unique dining experience. While doing that, treat yourself to a night away from the children at Arroyo Vista Inn in South Pasadena.