Tojo’s Vancouver Happy Hour Menu

Tojo’s is a Japanese restaurant in Vancouver that is internationally acclaimed for creating exquisite food. Chef Hidekazu Tojo creates dishes that are fresh, unique with a modern twist yet rooted in Japanese fine dining traditions.

The restaurant is spacious, featuring a sushi bar, cocktail and sake bar, lounge area and dining room.

I was invited to Tojo’s for the launch of their new Happy Hour menu beginning December between Monday to Saturday (4 to 6 pm).

Tojo’s Happy Hour Menu

Tojo’s Happy Hour menu features exclusive cocktails crafted by BC Barman Jeff Savage from Fairmont Pacific Rim. There is a variety of both raw and cooked food and yakitori options.

Drinks

  • Japanese Highball – inspired by the delicate, nuanced whisky highball so popular in Japan. This drink combines Suntory Toki with Bitter Sling Lem-Marrakech Bitters and soda.
  • Tokaido 53 – A vibrant martini riff inspired by journeys on the ancient road connecting Kyoto and Edo. Bison Grass Vodka, Kazuku Gin, Herb and Citrus Oil.
  • Salaryman – A stern cocktail best used to signal the end of the workday. Japanese Whisky Blend, Notes of Matcha and Black Sesame.
  • Tojo’s Milk Punch – Eastern flavours and Western techniques meets in this milk punch, named after the Iconoclast himself. Bank’s 5 Island Rum, Shiso, Sencha, Mint, Lime, Clarified Milk.
  • Kitsune Gimlet – A bright, fresh cocktail that’s as cunning and playful as it’s mythical namesake Kazuku Gin, Yuzu and Honey.
  • Nitobe Garden Fizz – Vibrancy and earthly bounty come together in this drink honouring the beautiful Nitobe Memorial Garden. Seedlip Garden 108, Matcha, Herb, Citrus Oil, Soda

Food

  • Tofu Ankake
  • Miso Mustard Lotus Root
  • Tojo’s Chowder
  • Tojo’s Tuna
  • Royal Chicken
  • BBQ Scallop
  • Dashimaki + Caviar
  • Tojo’s Roll (aka California Roll)
  • Dragon’s Sweet Potatoes
  • Citrus and Sea Salt Wings
  • Wagyu Sukiyaki

We ended the evening with Okonomiyaki. This housemade Japanese pancake was hearty yet made with a light batter without a lot of flour used. Just plenty of shredded cabbage, shrimp and scallops.

Tojo’s Happy Hour is worth checking out and the food pairs nicely with the cocktail options. Unwind after a long day’s work or simply enjoy some pre-drinks before dinner service!

I was invited by Tojo’s for a menu tasting. All opinions are my own.

Tojo’s Japanese Restaurant
URL: https://tojos.com/
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi Bar

Hours:
Saturday 4–10:30pm
Sunday Closed
Monday 4–10pm
Tuesday 4–10pm
Wednesday 4–10pm
Thursday 4–10pm
Friday 4–10:30pm

133 W Broadway, Vancouver, BC V6H 1G1
(604) 872-8050


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