Izakaya Thursday

Izakaya Thursday

Niji hosts "Izakaya Thursdays" every Thursday evening. You can enjoy a nice variety of Japanese tapas: a menu elaborated with finesse, true to our signature, with over 30 choices ranging from $5 to $10.

Yakitori skewers, seafood ceviche on shrimp chips, Japanese chicken nachos, tuna poke or salmon on fried wonton, dumplings, avocado fries, roasted king mushroom, tartars, sushi and many other cooked and raw dishes, meats, fish, seafood and vegetarian will be on the menu.

The sushi list will be available but note that our regular menu and table d’hôte will not be offered Thursday nights.

Izakaya menu pictures
Poulet Karaage
Fried chicken bites, mayo $ 9.00
Bœuf Galbi
Grilled beef short ribs galbi style $ 10.00
Brochettes Yakitori
Grilled chicken skewers $ 7.00
Brochettes Yakigyu
Grilled beef skewers $ 8.00
Niji Tori Nachos
Chicken nachos au gratin, on taro chips $ 10.00
Gyoza
Japanese beef dumplings, kimchi sauce $ 10.00
Bœuf sashimi
Beef sashimi and shiitake, ponzu sauce 15.00 $
Filet mignon poke
In cubes, medium rare, shimeji and shiitake mushrooms, soya reduction 18.00 $
Seafood soup
Seafood in a spicy fumet 9.00 $
Shifudo
Seafood with miso mayo on shrimp chips $ 8.00
Poke wonton
Salmon or tuna poke on fried wonton $ 8/9.00
Crevettes tempura
Fried shrimps and vegetables $ 10.00
Niji kunsei sake nachos
Smoked salmon nachos, on taro chips $ 10.00
Calmar frit
Fried calamari, spicy tartar sauce $ 8.00
Maquereau
Gilled mackerel, ponzu sauce $ 9.00
Oysters au gratin
Two baked oysters au gratin, sautéed spinach, enoki and caramelized onion $ 9.00
Mini ceviche
Seafood, jalapeno and lime sauce, tomatoes, avocado and red onion $ 10.00
Pétoncles poêlés
Seared scallop, white butter, seaweed and asparagus, Asian herbs oil 18.00 $
Tartare de saumon
Salmon tartar, Granny Smith, red pepper, ginger, yuzu, taro chips 16.00 $
Nyu sashimi
Sashimi, citrus-soya sauce and shiso oil. Hamachi, salmon or tuna 16.00 $
Morue noire
Miso marinated black cod 16.00 $
Hamachi kama
Grilled yellowtail collar served with ponzu sauce and grated ginger (limited quantites) 14.00 $
Edamame
Soybeans $ 6.00
Frites d’avocat
Avocado fries, mayo $ 6.00
Salade du chef
Mixed green salad, house dressing $ 9.00
Salade Tokyo
Wakame, mixed greens, avocado, edamame, caramelized balsamic vinaigrette $ 9.00
Agedashi Dofu
Lightly fried tofu cubes served in a tentsuyu dashi, bonito flakes $ 9.00
Soupe miso
Miso soup, tofu, seaweed, shitake mushrooms $ 5.00
Kakiage tempura
Vegetable tempura fritters served with a tentsuyu dipping sauce $ 8.00
Gyoza végé
Japanese vegetarian dumplings, kimchi sauce $ 9.00
Sake aburi maki (4)
Torched salmon on top, kanikama, tobiko, tempura inside $ 8.00
Toro maki (4)
Tuna sashimi on top, grilled salmon toro, avocado and tempura inside 9.00 $
Beef & reef (4)
Beef tataki on top, shrimp tempura, avocado, tobiko inside $ 9.00
California dreaming – rice free (4)
Kanikama, avocado, cucumber, tamago, massago, lettuce, rice paper $ 6.00
Kani karaage-o-printemps - rice free (4)
Soft shell crab, kanikama, massago, tobiko, avocado, lettuce, bonito flakes, rice paper, kimchi sauce $ 9.00
Shooter d'huîtres
Oyster, vodka, citrus juice, quail egg $ 7.00
Shooter au saumon poke (2)
Torched salmon poke, wild mushrooms and bonito flakes, sesame citrus sauce, served in shooters $ 6.00

*Many more choices on the sushi list

Poésie de sushis
8 pcs of nigiri sushi, 5 pcs of maki, 6 pcs of house specialty maki 38.00 $
Sashimi en folie
18 pcs of sashimi served on a bed of ice 37.00 $
Shokuji
6 pcs of nigiri, 6 pcs of sashimi, 10 pcs of house specialty 38.00 $

*Many more choices on the sushi list

Sushi 2 pcs, sashimi 3 pcs

Shiro Maguro
White Tuna $ 6.65
Kunsei Sake
Smoked salmon $ 6.45
Suzuki
Sea bream $ 6.45
Hamachi Toro
Yellowtail belly $ 7.95
Unagi
Eel $ 6.65
Tako
Octopus $ 6.45
Hotategai
Scallop from Japan $ 7.15
Ebi
Shrimp $ 6.00
Tamago
Egg cluster $ 3.95

Sushi 2 pcs, large 2 pcs

Maguro
Tuna $ 7.15
Sake
Salmon $ 6.25
Hamachi
Yellowtail $ 7.50

Sushi 2 pcs or sashimi

Ama-Ebi
Sweet shrimp $ 5.65
Foie gras
Foie gras $ 15.00
Sake Aburi
Salmon $ 6.95
Sake toro
Grilled salmon belly $ 7.95
Hotate Aburi
Scallop $ 7.95
Albacore Aburi
White tuna tartar $ 7.65

Sushi 2 mcx or sashimi

Ikura
Salmon roe $ 6.35
Tobiko
Flying fish roe $ 6.00
Massago
Smelt roe $ 6.00
Ika
Squid $ 5.65
Uni
Sea urchin M.P.
Kani
Crab meat $ 5.95

Sushi 2 pcs

Avocado
spicy avocado $ 4.50
Sun Rise
Tobiko, scallop, quail egg $ 7.95
Spicy Hamachi
Spicy yellowtail $ 7.50

Maki 6 pcs or cone

Spicy Tuna
Spicy tuna $ 7.75
Spicy salmon
Spicy salmon $ 6.95
Spicy Yellowtail
Spicy Yellowtail $ 7.95
Spicy Scallop
Spicy Scallop $ 7.50
Avocado Hoso
Avocado $ 4.75
Kappa Hoso
Cucumber $ 4.50

Maki 5 pcs or cone

California
Crab meat, avocado, cucumber, tamago, massago $ 8.95
Ebi tempura
Shrimp and sweet potato tempura, tobiko, cucumber $ 8.75
Kamikaze
Spicy tuna, tempura flakes, avocado, cucumber, massago $ 8.95
Spider
Soft shell crab, massago, bonito flakes, avocado, soya paper $ 13.00
Nippon
Crispy chicken, tempura onion, basil, cucumber, lettuce $ 8.95
Extasia
Salmon, shrimp, tempura, avocado, massago, soya paper $ 9.95
Côté Jardin
Vegetarian roll wrapped in a soya paper, carrot, cucumber, avocado, enoki, lettuce $ 8.00
Abokado Temp
Avocado, tempura, asparagus, jalapeno, mango, soya paper, 6 pcs $ 10.00
Le Printanier
Tofu, avocado, red pepper, lettuce, carrot, oshinko, tomato, rice paper, 6 pcs $ 11.00

Mountain of tartar, tempura flakes, massago, shallots.

Maguro Tuna $ 7.25
Sake Salmon $ 6.95
Isi-Ebi Lobster $ 7.95
Hotategai Scallop $ 7.75
Shiro Maguro White Tuna $ 7.15
Kani Kama Crabstick $ 5.00
Hoso Spicy Avocado $ 4.50

no rice

Kami-O-Printemps
Spicy white tuna, tempura flakes, avocado, cucumber, massago, lettuce, dynamite sauce, 6 pcs $ 15.00
Oceania
Spicy salmon, crab, shrimp, tobiko, avocado, apple, lettuce, ponzu sauce, 6 pcs $ 16.00
Maki de foie gras
Seared foie gras, tempura, poached pear, soya & yuzu reduction, 4 pcs $ 28.00
TMR
Shrimp tempura, crab, massago, mango, strawberry and lettuce, kimchi sauce, 6 pcs $ 16.00
Mango Tango
Int: King crab, tobiko, tempura flakes, honey, cucumber. Ext: Salmon, mango, dynamite sauce, 6 pcs $ 20.00
Emoji
Int: Spicy tuna, avocado, green onion. Ext: Soft shell crab, fish roe, bonito flakes, soya and yuzu reduction, 8 pcs $ 21.00
Surf & Turf
Int: Grilled scampi tail, enoki, tobiko, avocado. Ext: Beef tataki, Niji sauce, 6 pcs $ 19.00
Niji (8 pcs)
Int: Spicy tuna. Ext: Tuna, salmon, stripped bass, white tuna, shrimp, avocado $ 20.00
Tempura Mania
Tuna, salmon, shrimp, massago, avocado, tamago, shallots, dynamite sauce, 6 pcs $ 16.00
Sushi Pizza
Crispy rice cake, smoked salmon, scallop, spicy crab, cucumber, 4 pcs $ 13.50
Larmes de joie
Tuna, scallop, strawberry, avocado, massago, tempura flakes, dynamite sauce, 6 pcs $ 18.00
Oh Toro
Grilled salmon toro, lobster meat, tobiko, avocado, dijon sauce, 6 pcs $ 19.00
Volcan
Scallops with spicy tempura and avocado topped with salmon tartar, tobiko and ikura, 6 pcs $ 18.00
Lobster roll
Scallop, shrimp, kanikama, massago and avocado with lobster and mango tartar topping, 6 pcs $ 24.00
Kani King
King crab, avocado, tobiko, tempura, topped with salmon aburi and jalapeno, 8 pcs $ 25.00

no rice

Tsukiji
Tuna, crab, enoki, oba, su-miso sauce (no rice), 5 pcs $ 15.00
Jazz
Salmon, shrimp, crab, enoki, served with a kimchi sauce (no rice), 5 pcs $ 15.00