What you might not know about Czar is that behind that sushi bar, armed with a sharp knife and a lifetime of experience, is one of the Southeast's most accomplished sushi masters.We love you, Buckhead, but every now and then, a trendy restaurant on the ritzier end of town can be a bit more pomp and circumstance than, y'know, delicious, high-quality food. Czar, a swank and sophisticated sushi lounge in East Andrews, could get away with that if it wanted to, but Chef Saito Saito would have nothing of it. In a city where one has to dig to go beyond the California roll, a world-class sushi chef is working right under our noses—and you don't even have to trek up and down Buford Highway to enjoy his craft.
The sleek Buckhead hangout is known for its ice-topped bar, wall of 300 vodkas and lounge-y vibes. What you might not know about Czar is that behind that sushi bar, armed with a sharp knife and a lifetime of experience, is one of the Southeast's most accomplished sushi masters. Just ask Jezebel Magazine: the glossy recently listed the mango roll as one of the 101 best tastes in Atlanta. Now that's what we call having style and substance.
Mango Roll, $15
Peppercorn Tuna Sashimi, $15.50
Mixed Fish Ceviche, $15.50
Lobster Roll, $15
Red Square Roll, $14
Vodka Infusions, $12 (or $24 for a flight of 4)
Monday - Friday, 5 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.
Saturday, 4 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.