Kasai is an Asian dining experience comprised of teppanyaki, Asian fusion, and sushi. At Kasai, dinnertainment is provided by talented chefs at the teppanyaki tables where a 7-course meal is prepared with flair for guests. Service at Kasai provides each guest with a memorable dining experience.
Part of making this experience memorable is the atmosphere, which incorporates dynamic fire inspired features which dazzle the senses. The Kasai experience is defined by superior quality cuisine, unsurpassed service, unparalleled ambiance and exceptional value.
Kasai, formerly known as Sapporo, announces rebranding and grand opening in Scottsdale.
Rd. Scottsdale, AZ, at 3 p.m. on Friday, November 16. The new restaurant will be a
complete rebranding and overhaul of the restaurant formerly known as Sapporo. In
addition to the grand opening, the restaurant will be hosting a private charity night to
benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Scottsdale on Thursday, November 15.
Kasai is a collaboration between Sapporo’s original owners Mike Russello and Patrick
King. After selling Sapporo in 2009, Russello and King went on to open a number of
restaurants throughout the Valley including; Humble Pie, The Living Room, and The
Creek Patio Grill. Since then, the co-owners have returned to Sapporo to rebrand the
venue and re-open it under a new name.
redesigned sushi bar, Asian fusion menu, and an expanded bar patio. Named after the
Japanese Kasai, for fire, the restaurant will showcase a dining room and framework
inspired by the element of fire. Kasai will build on familiar Asian cuisine, creating an
authentic yet innovative Asian fusion menu.
November 16. The night will be accompanied by fire dancers and more. Preceding the
opening, on Thursday, November 15, Kasai will be hosting a private charity event. The
restaurant will be donating 25% of proceeds made throughout the night to the Boys and
Girls Club of Scottsdale.
dining experience we created with Sapporo,” said Mike Russello, Kasai owner. “Guests
will see brand new teppanyaki tables, a remodeled sushi bar, and an expanded and reimagined
Asian fusion menu.”
number of Asian fusion items including, Chicken Karaage, Asian Pesto Chilian Seabass,
Lamb Chops in a Thai Curry Coconut Glaze and Macadamia Nut crusted Mahi Mahi.
The restaurant will be reinstalling their fan favorite Happy Hour menu which will include
50% off of all drinks, beer and wine by the glass, and 25% off appetizers every day from
3 p.m. till 7 p.m. The restaurant will be open from 3 p.m. till 10 p.m. Sunday through
Thursday, and from 3 p.m. till 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
reservations and more info please visit, KasaiScottsdale.com or call 480.607.1114
Tags Asian & Pacific Rim
- Contact Name: Jamie LeVine
- Payment Options: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
- Cross Streets: Scottsdale Rd & Thunderbird Rd
- Executive Chef: Stephen Stromberg
- Accept Walk-ins: Yes
- Dining Style: Sit Down
- Dress Code: Resort Dress, Casual
- Happy Hour: Daily
- Outdoor Dinning: Yes
- Parking: Valet, Self
- Location: North Scottsdale
- Entertainment: Monday: 3 – 10:30pm
- Working Hours: Monday: 3 – 10:00pmTuesday: 3 – 10:00pmWednesday: 3 – 10:00pmThursday: 3 – 10:00pmFriday: 3 – 11:00pmSaturday: 3 – 11:00pmSunday: 3 pm - 10 pm