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Fearless Critic restaurant review of the day
San Antonio
Food
Feel
Price
7.5
8.5
$45
Cream cheese clots the sushi selection, but other possibilities are purer

Sushi Zushi, “Prepared to Amaze,” does so at first by the sheer volume of its offerings; the online menu runs nearly seven, tightly packed pages. For us, this inspires dismay rather than amazement. Some contributors were actually blown away, however. Here’s one take:

“Sushi Zushi’s dining area is contemporary Japanese in inspiration and provides an elegant, tranquil atmosphere that is a perfect setting for the food…More than one native Japanese foodie has said that Sushi Zushi is the best restaurant of… [More]


From the Super ’Stache The underpriced underdogs
San Antonio
Food
Feel
Price
8.6
5.5
$15
Super ‘cue in a blood-red dive

Jones’ address is east of St. Philip’s College in a kind of no-man’s land. The building is a somewhat disquieting shade of dried-blood red, and, in a departure from the norm, there’s no outside dining. No order window, either; you must penetrate the interior, and at first it’s almost akin to stepping across the threshold of a dive geared more to beer and broads than barbecue and sweet tea. The inside, too, is dark red.

But shades of CSI quickly fade… [More]