Rolls of Happiness: Mekong

One of the world’s most revered chefs, Masaharu Morimoto once compared making sushi to art. His exact words were “I’m not making art; I’m making sushi.”

Sushi is one of the healthiest dietary choices you can make. Aside from the fact that it’s a beautiful blend of flavours, ingredients and goodness literally wrapped into one, you can actually taste each and every flavour on your palate and savour it—whether chicken, fish or vegetables – it is truly a masterpiece in its own right. The number of takers for Sushi are increasing, resulting in more places serving it.

With some of Hyderabad’s best restaurants catering to our growing fondness for Japanese fare, it’s a tough choice to make, but we come to your rescue with our curated shortlist. And if you’re a true sushi aficionado, you will truly appreciate these 6 high quality sushi dining experiences in the city.

Text: Anahita Ahuja


Most selling item: Hanoi garlic prawns

Must try: Salmon Teppanyaki

Chef’s top 5: Crispy lotus stem, Salmon Teppanyaki, Singaporean Chilli Crab, All our sushis, chicken dimsums

Most underrated dish: Thai fish cakes

Price for two: ` 2,500/-

Address: Mekong at Marigold Hotels, 7-1-26 Greenlands Area, Begumpet Road, Hyderabad. Call: +91 040 33194144

Timing: 12:30 – 3pm, 7pm – 11:45pm