Menu

Izakaya’s menu gives you a Nikkei experience in a contemporary and approachable style, with an array of authentic dishes ranging from Peruvian sushi, tiraditos and special robata grills.

We strive to make your dining experience unique and memorable using fresh and seasonal ingredients in addition to some specially flown in from Peru and Japan.

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Soy Edamame

Truffle Parmesan Edamame

Spicy Edamame

Truffle Parmesan Fries

Prawn Ceviche

Prawn, leche de tigre, ginger infused olive oil, red chili, crispy corn, soy caviar

Ahiru Gyoza

Duck confit, portobello mushroom, huancaína sauce

Rock Shrimp Tempura

Battered shrimp, creamy spicy mayo, truffle oil, green chili

Izakaya Sando

Panko crusted Australian beef tenderloin, pullman bread, sweet mayonnaise, cherry tomato jam

Yuzu Sake

Ponzu salmon, crispy rice, chives, black caviar, phyllo strips

Kim Beef Tacos

Australian beef tenderloin, guacamole, iceberg lettuce, and kimchi aioli

Black Cod Lettuce Wraps

Black cod, iceberg lettuce, char siu sauce, cherry tomato jam, leek chips,
40g per wrap

King Crab Tempura

Fried king crab with wasabi mayo

Omakase

Australian rib eye beef, pita bread, parmesan sauce, truffle oil, togarashi, red chili, sakura sauce

Pão Burger

Prime beef sliders, beet infused steamed bun, red chili jam, cheddar, red onion pickles, chili mayo

Salmon Tacos

Salmon, corn tortilla, avocado tartare, lettuce, shoyu, red onion pickles, wakame tempura

Truffle Honey Steak

South African tenderloin, truffle honey sauce, sweet corn purée with smoked crispy onion

King Crab Tacos

Alaskan king crab tartare, corn tortilla, avocado tartare, Japanese  mayonnaise, red onion pickles, spring onions and wakame tempura

Sushi Pizza

Salmon or tuna tartare on flour tortilla, ponzu caviar, truffle oil, wasabi mayo

RAW

Tiradito Miso

Salmon sashimi, crispy salmon skin, red chili, sweet miso sauce

Tiradito Nipon

Seabass, tempura prawns, crispy corn, sweet potato chips, chalaquita, coriander coulis

Truffle Tataki

Australian beef tenderloin, ponzu, truffle oil, grated ginger & spring onion

Tiradito Classico

Seabass, crispy corn, sweet potato tempura, leche de tigre, lime, passion fruit sauce

Sea Bream Tiradito

Sea bream, olive oil, pine nuts, yuzu foam

Salmon & Tuna Tartare 

Duo of salmon & tuna tartare, black lumpfish caviar, ponzu, grape seed oil

Tuna Tataki

Seared tuna, soy, leche de tigre, crispy corn, sesame oil, lime

Izakaya Ceviche

Seabass, steamed shrimp, fried calamari, citrus ponzu

Ponzu Hamachi

Premium yellowtail tuna, lime, truffle oil, citrus ponzu

Trilogy Tiradito

Salmon, seabass, tuna new style sashimi, radish sauce, togarashi, watercress microgreens

Mandarin Sake

Salmon, seabass, tuna new style sashimi, radish sauce, togarashi, watercress microgreens

Imperial

Red shrimp, shiso leaves, yuzu kosho ponzu, pomegranate sauce

King Crab Tartare

King crab tartare, yuzu juice, truffle oil, soy foam, nori crackers

Oyester

Ask your waiter for availability Prices vary depending on market price

Soups

Kani Cream

Spicy crab soup, red curry, panca, leeks

Asparagus soup

Cream of roasted asparagus, furikake, truffle oil

from the garden

Crispy Corn Salad

Sweet corn, crispy corn, cherry tomatoes, torched red capsicum, citrus ponzu

Miso Spinach Salad

Baby spinach, cherry tomatoes, mustard miso sauce, dry shiso and tenkatsu flakes

Tomato Ceviche

Cherry tomatoes, red onion pickles, heart of palms, watercress, coriander, leche de tigre, yuzu, tabasco, dry shiso, red chili

robata

Tako

Octopus with panca-miso marinade, yakiniku sauce, apple chalaquita

Ebi

Prawns with spicy chili dressing, eastern bbq marinade, sriracha, sesame oil

King Crab Legs

Alaskan king crab legs, Japanese butter, chargrilled lemon, sakura sauce

Niku

Prime tenderloin, green curry-panca marinade, sesame oil, chalaquita

Tori

Chicken, ají amarrillo-pineapple marinade, teriyaki

Kinoko

Portobello mushroom, panca-sriracha marinade

main courses

Lobster Ebi Shiitake

Canadian lobster tail, shrimp, black mushroom, baby spinach, chives, batayaki sauce

Prawn Saganaki

King prawns, saganaki, tomato sauce, cherry tomatoes, Italian basil, feta cheese

Salmon Teriyaki

Panca-miso and teriyaki, chargrilled salmon, truffle edamame purée, bouquet of asparagus

Wafu Fillet

Prime tenderloin, wok portobello mushroom,  sesame potato purée, wafu sauce 240g

Black Cod

Miso glaze, mustard leaves

Rib Eye

Yakiniku rib eye steak, apple chalaquita, chili jam 220g

Sides

Thai Rice

Basmati rice, capsicum, shitake mushroom, zucchini, wok sauce, sesame seeds, sesame oil, shoyu

Oriental Rice

Japanese rice, toasted pecans, wok sauce, harusami, balsamic reduction

Yasai Itame

Japanese vegetables stir fry, garlic confit, wok sauce

SUSHIMaki Rolls

Ni Salmon

Duo of salmon, avocado, spring onion, citrus sauce

Teri

Salmon, crispy prawn, cream cheese, teriyaki

Spicy Tuna

Tuna, smoked tenkasu, wasabi mayo, asparagus, chives

Ni Tuna

Duo of tuna, avocado, cucumber, quinoa chips, tobiko, Nikkei sauce

Parmesan

Prawn tempura, scallops, seabass, avocado, torched parmesan

Pulpo Yaki

Confit octopus, panca miso, calamari, avocado, wasabi, olive aioli

Togamaki

Salmon bata yaki, cream cheese, avocado, smoked Japanese butter, harusame chip

Ceviche

Fried calamari, shrimp furai, avocado, lettuce, togarashi, red chili, acevichado sauce

Vegetarian

Avocado, shitake mushroom, lettuce, carrot, cucumber, togarashi, tenkatsu flakes, aioli negra

King Crab

Alaskan king crab tartare, avocado, cucumber, onion tempura, and black lumpfish caviar, leek chips, sakura sauce

Sake Truffle

Salmon, avocado, asparagus, white sesame, truffle oil 

Foie Gras

Foie gras, green apple, grilled eel, sweet potato confit

Niku Ponzu Tartare

Beef tenderloin tartare, avocado, black tenkatsu flakes, chili jam, mushroom truffle sauce


Hamachi

Premium yellow tail tuna tartare, truffle oil, grilled asparagus, onion tempura

Chidzu

Fried shrimp, salmon, avocado, cream cheese, teriyaki sauce

SUSHIIzakaya nigiri

Parmesan

Seabass, torched parmesan, shoyu

Tako Nikkei

Octopus, Nikkei sauce

Niku

Tenderloin, yakiniku sauce

Passion

Salmon, chili, passion fruit sauce

Gunkan Kani

Crab meat, chives, togarashi, Japanese mayo

Gunkan Hotate

Scallops, togarashi, chalaquita, acevichado sauce

Tuna Foie Gras

Seared tuna, foie gras, nori jam

Unagi

Flame grilled eel, teriyaki sauce, sesame seeds, spring onion

Sweet Shrimp Nigiri

Red shrimp, shiso leaves, yuzu kosho, wasabi ponzu sauce

SUSHISashimi & nigiri

Tuna

Seabass

Salmon

Hamachi

Prawn

Octopus

Sashimi Platter

desserts

Chocolate Fondant

Dark chocolate, vanilla soy ice cream

Matcha Fondant

White chocolate, green tea, soy ice cream

Matcha Fondant

Coconut tartlet, white chocolate matcha cream, crème Chantilly, matcha powder, berries

Mochi Trilogy

Mochi, ginger ice cream, black sesame ice cream, rocoto spicy ice cream

Sesame Choux

Pâte à choux, black sesame craquelin, ginger diplomat cream, crispy flakes, sesame praline

Japanese Cheesecake

Cream cheese, fresh milk, eggs, flour, lemon zest, vanilla, lemon juice

Bento Desserts

Mini tartelettes, mini choux, truffle wasabi, truffle matcha, truffle lemongrass, matcha dulce de leche, banana & caramel spring rolls, vanilla ice cream

Sorbets

Lychee, passion fruit, green tea

Tres Leches

Miso sponge cake, miso dulce de leche, 3 milks: evaporated milk, condensed milk, fresh milk, crème Chantilly

COCKTAILS

TWISTED GIN & TONICS

Cucumber Gin & Tonic

Cucumber infused gin, cardamom bitters, tonic

Mastiha Gin & Tonic

Mastiha dry infused gin, orange bitters, tonic

Hibiscus Gin & Tonic

Hibiscus infused gin, ginger, mint, tonic

Lavender Gin & Tonic

Lavender infused gin, orange bitters, tonic

Lemongrass Gin & Tonic

Lemongrass infused gin, elderflower bitters, tonic

VODKA

Next to Japan

Vodka, cucumber, wasabi, lemon, orange marmalade, elderflower

Kappa Yuzu

Citrus infused vodka, lime juice, yuzu purée, matcha tea, wasabi powder, ginger syrup

Endless Passion

Vodka, passion fruit, cinnamon, lemon

Midori No Kokonattsu

Vodka, coconut cream, fresh melon, lemon, yuzu

Cocoberry

Vodka, coconut cream,
mixed berries, lemon

Peach Cinnamon Collins

Vodka, peach purée, lemon, cinnamon syrup

Kuraudo

Citrus infused vodka, mixed berries purée, yuzu purée, classic tea, lime juice

GIN

Seagroni

Matcha infused gin, Campari, sweet vermout

Yuzu Martini

Rosemary infused gin, yuzu liqueur, lemon

Flaming Gin

Gin infused cinnamon, citrus infused vodka, lime juice, yuzu purée

Gin Basil Smash No. 7

Gin, basil, elderflower,
agave nectar, ginger, lemon

Lychee Jasmine Sour

Jasmine infused gin,
lychee purée, lemon

RUM

Pineapple & Sage Daiquiri

Pineapple and sage infused rum, agave nectar, lime

MASTIHA

Lady Skinos

Mastiha, lemon juice, peach purée, vanilla syrup

WHISKEY

Ichigo Shrub

Whiskey, lemon, strawberry flavored balsamic vinegar

Passionate Whiskey

Whiskey, vanilla, passion fruit, lemon, yuzu

Izakaya Old Fashion

Whiskey, cinnamon syrup, bitters

Moroccan Espresso Martini

Whiskey, coffee liqueur, espresso, Moroccan spice mix

TEQUILA

T&T

Blanco tequila, anise syrup, tonic

Mandarita Thyme

Reposado tequila, mandarin juice, thyme, agave, lime

Peach & Chili Margarita

Reposado tequila, peach purée, agave nectar, lime, chili

Paloma

Tequila, triple sec, grapefruit juice, agave soda

SPIRITS

VODKA

Grey Goose

Smirnoff

Stolichnaya

Absolut

WHISKEY

Glenfiddich

Black Label

Red Label

Chivas Regal

Jack Daniel’s

J&B

RUM

Bacardi White Bacardi Gold

TEQUILA

Silver/Gold

LIQUEURS,APÉRITIFS AND DIGESTIFS

Cognac VS

Cognac VSOP

Brandy

Campari

Cointreau

Martini

Baileys

Sambuca

Ouzo

Malibu

Kahlúa

FRESH FLAVORED LEMONADE

Cucumber & Wasabi

Melon & Ginger

Citrus Yuzu and Almond

Passion Fruit & Cinnamon

Lemon & Basil

Elderflower & Mint

WINES

LOCAL

Chateau de Granville (RED & WHITE)

Cape Bay (RED & WHITE)

Ayam (RED & WHITE)

Omar Khayyam (ROSÉ)

IMPORTED

Kindly ask your waiter for price and availability

BEERS

LOCAL

Stella

Heineken

Sakkara Gold

BEVERAGES

COLD

Mineral Water

Soft Drink

Perrier

San Pellegrino

Red Bull

Soda – Tonic

Fresh Juice

Mocktail

HOT

American coffee

Espresso

Cappuccino

Latte

Macchiato

Mocca

Tea

Palm Central, Palm Hills, Sheikh Zayed City, Cairo

(+2) 01271116223

reservations@izakayacairo.com