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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1300 on: December 02, 2012, 02:26:59 PM »
Sushi Garden

We had a fried salmon roll (not tempura) and a spicy salmon roll. Both came very quick and tasted like the real stuff, although they were smaller than what I'm used to (I guess they stil need to grow up :P). Then there's the vegetable tempura which I found to be delicious. Service was very good and prices were okay (I did not expect such small rolls for that price).

u have a phone number for them?

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1301 on: December 02, 2012, 02:38:10 PM »
u have a phone number for them?
025666488. Don't deliver yet.
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1302 on: December 02, 2012, 02:39:26 PM »
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1303 on: December 02, 2012, 02:41:22 PM »
It is
eh,  they couldn't get at least agudas yisrael/rubin?   

there's a sushi place in har nof with a chasam sofer also iirc

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1304 on: December 02, 2012, 02:44:59 PM »
eh,  they couldn't get at least agudas yisrael/rubin?   

there's a sushi place in har nof with a chasam sofer also iirc
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1305 on: December 02, 2012, 03:02:33 PM »
osaka, not quite har nof

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1306 on: December 02, 2012, 03:07:55 PM »
Sushi Garden

came very quick and tasted (almost) like the real stuff, although they were smaller than what I'm used to (I guess they stil need to grow up :P). Service was very good and prices were okay (I did not expect such small rolls for that price).

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1307 on: December 02, 2012, 05:09:23 PM »


30-40 shekel a roll.
just popped in, actually a vegetable roll is 20 shekel
eh,  they couldn't get at least agudas yisrael/rubin?
nah, prob here is none of the others give (lets not get into it again now pls)
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1308 on: December 02, 2012, 05:10:53 PM »
just popped in, actually a vegetable roll is 20 shekel

It might change...they said they're changing their menu tonight.
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1309 on: December 02, 2012, 05:14:03 PM »
It might change...they said they're changing their menu tonight.

You can expect it to change a few more times. They're listening to people's opinions and change according to that.

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1310 on: December 02, 2012, 05:16:19 PM »
You can expect it to change a few more times. They're listening to people's opinions and change according to that.

Was annoying they dont take cc's yet
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1311 on: December 02, 2012, 05:22:05 PM »
You can expect it to change a few more times. They're listening to people's opinions and change according to that.
so hopefully it might be 15 :-)

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1312 on: December 02, 2012, 05:30:40 PM »
Was annoying they dont take cc's yet

+1, it was supposed to work today already.

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1313 on: December 02, 2012, 05:31:16 PM »
so hopefully it might be 15 :-)

How'd you like the sushi?
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1314 on: December 02, 2012, 05:37:44 PM »
How'd you like the sushi?
was driving past in rush, just popped out to look at menu and store, and went.

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1315 on: December 02, 2012, 07:29:26 PM »
They're listening to people's opinions and change according to that.
Well I hope ppl are voice their opinions, especially about the rolls being small. I want everything to be in order by the time I return ;)
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1316 on: December 04, 2012, 05:37:28 AM »
Anywhere to eat in Ranana?
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1317 on: December 04, 2012, 05:38:28 AM »
Anywhere to eat in Ranana?
Hess - but I doubt it exists and is adequately kosher
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1318 on: December 04, 2012, 05:39:49 AM »
Hess - but I doubt it exists and is adequately kosher
Ok...anything else you know of?
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #1319 on: December 04, 2012, 05:43:41 AM »
Well I hope ppl are voice their opinions, especially about the rolls being small. I want everything to be in order by the time I return ;)
youre in america and youre thinking about sushi in israel?!