Fun Facts

Sushi Do's

  • Eat what you order, wasting food is considered disrespectful.
  • Although chopsticks are generally used, you're permitted to use your fingers to eat sushi (except Sashimi).
  • Eat nigiri style sushi in one bite.
  • Slurping noodles is okay.

Sushi Dont's

  • Don't combine ginger and sushi. Use ginger between rolls or bites to cleanse the palate.
  • Only the fish should be dipped in soy sauce.
  • Don't shake shoyu off sushi.
  • Don't rub your chopsticks together.

What you didn't know

  • American pop star Megan Trainor visited Sushi Marvel back in 2017 with her fiancé Daryl Sabara (best known for playing Juni in Spy Kids). Safe to say they loved it!
  • Contrary to popular belief, sushi does not mean raw fish. Sushi means seasoned rice.
  • Japanese people generally drink Miso soup at the end of the meal to help digestion.
  • The knives used by sushi chefs are sharpened practically every day.
  • Don't leave your chopsticks sticking out of your bowl, this symbolises food offering for the dead! Therefore, it's also considered as rude!