Reikyu Sushi is a Hip Hibachi

The day Mark Lee opened Reikyu Sushi in Mockingbird Station five years ago he had $500 burning a hole in his business account. That was after he blazed through an $80,000 dad loan and the $180,000 bank loan he leveraged through Dad's seed money. Back then he was 20 years old. Now 25 and master of the 12-step plan to success through balls-to-the-wall undercapitalization, Lee premieres his sequel: Okada Japanese Steakhouse in McKinney. Innovation No. 1: the sushi-cocktail bar where you can watch master chefs carve and rice-up your clams while bartenders jet fuel your sake-tinis. Innovation No. 2: hip hibachi. "Usually you walk into a hibachi restaurant, it's real tacky," Lee says. "Here, we don't have any chairs. We have benches going around."

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Reikyu Sushi and Bar

5321 E. Mockingbird Lane
Dallas, TX 75206

Category: Restaurant > Japanese

Region: East Dallas & Lakewood

Cru Wine Bar

7201 Bishop Road
Plano, TX 75024

Category: Restaurant > New American

Region: Plano

The Porch

2912 N. Henderson Ave.
Dallas, TX 75206-6403

Category: Bars and Clubs

Region: East Dallas & Lakewood

Okada Steakhouse

2750 S. Central Expressway
McKinney, TX 75070

Category: Restaurant > Japanese

Region: Allen/ McKinney

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