BaiKu Sushi Lounge Open at the Hotel Ignacio

BaiKu Sushi Lounge (3407 Olive Street; 314-977-4411) is opening in the Hotel Ignacio this Monday, October 6, for lunch and opened last Thursday dinner. The building also houses the Moto Museum and Triumph Grill.

As we reported back in July, Soung Min Lee of Miso and Central Table Food Hall is the executive sushi chef with Josh Norris as executive chef.

See also: BaiKu Sushi Lounge Opening in Midtown This Fall

The menu will have rolls and several specialty rolls, with fresh fish flown in from Hawaii. The lunch menu will be more of a noodle concept.

There will also be live music in the lounge Wednesdays through Saturdays. "BaiKu" means motorcycle in Japanese, and co-owner Brad Beracha hopes it will tie the concept in with the rest of the building.

There is dinner service this week, but look for BaiKu to be open for lunch on Monday.

Gut Check is always hungry for tips and feedback. E-mail the author at [email protected].

Follow Nancy Stiles on Twitter:

About The Author

Scroll to read more Food & Drink News articles (1)
Join the Riverfront Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state.
Help us keep this coverage going with a one-time donation or an ongoing membership pledge.


Join Riverfront Times Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.