Kaikagetsu

‘Kaikagetsu’ Begins Service on Orchard Street

Posted July 9, 2018 at 5:11 am

Kaikagetsu is now operational on Orchard Street, having opened last week. The Lower East Side establishment is the first stateside venture for Forrest Fooding Inc., a Japanese restaurant group. According to the New York Times, Kaikagetsu’s proprietor, Yasuo Shigeta, imported three chefs who specialize in the cuisine of the mountainous Hida region of Japan. The […]

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‘Kaikagetsu’ Japanese Haunt Eyes Former Wassail Spot on Orchard Street

Last modified May 9, 2018 at 5:21 pm

Another hopeful is queued for a Hell Square haunt. This time, a Japanese restaurant is on track to take over 162 Orchard Street, formerly occupied the previous three years by the Wassail cider bar. One Tomoyuki Iwanami plans to unveil a ten-table affair called Kaikagetsu that focuses on cuisine stylings from the Hida Takayama region. […]

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