SakaMai Starts Slinging Sake Thursday at 157 Ludlow

Posted on: December 18th, 2012 at 6:09 am by

SakaMai has been in hushed preview mode for about a week, but will officially launch Thursday at 157 Ludlow Street. As expected, its arrival marks the latest nightlife entrant to have a go at this troubled address. Opening for the new sake bar is nearly a year in the making.

In its own words, SakaMai aims to “cultivate a unique eating and drinking culture and experience by infusing tradition with progression.” To that end, there are various sakes and Japanese brews available alongside Pacific-Rim inspired libations. According to ThrillistAngel’s Share vet Shingo Gokan is the mixologist behind some of the cocktails.

Meanwhile, errant graffiti sprayed on the exterior begs people to “come here.”

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