Sukiya is a famous restaurant food chain in Japan serving delicious Gyu-don, Curry, and Donburi. It has total 1856 restaurants in all over the world. The slogan or motto of the company is save time and money. It is one of the best restaurants of its kind which serve high quality and tempting Gyu-don. It can be found in every prefecture of Japan. Some important things to know about Sukiya Japan are:
1. History of Sukiya Restaurant
Source: Yuya Tamai
Sukiya is owned and managed by Zensho Co. Ltd. which is very famous at Tokyo Stock Exchange and has sales of near about 282 billion yens in the year 2007. The restaurant actually originated from Yokohama. The restaurant did not stop serving Gyu-don when there was a ban on American beef imports and used beef which was imported from Australia. The Sukiya led the full competition with Yoshinoya and produced the substitute for Gyu-don named as London.
2. Main Food items of Sukiya
The menu of Sukiya is very standard and offers a lot of curries and beef bowls. It also includes Salmon fillets. There is availability of four sizes of every dish which are mini, normal, big and mega and every size is 1/3 more than other. The cost of Mega size of curry is about 760 Yens and minimum size is 460 Yens. The other items on the menu include side dishes, drinks and different kinds of toppings.
3. Branches in abroad of Sukiya
Sukiya has become famous in other countries also for its Gyu-don, Donburi different types of curries and people of other countries have also become familiar with this restaurant. Sukiya has its branches in China, Brazil, Mexico, Thailand, Malaysia, Taiwan etc. It has about 70 branches in China, eight in Sao Paulo, Brazil, eight in Thailand and six branches in Malaysia.
4. Amenities provided at Sukiya restaurant
Most of the restaurants in Japan have tables and counters but Sukiya also offers the facility of taking away the food. The interior of the restaurants is very comfortable and equipped with all the facilities required by its customers. You can order food and it is delivered in few minutes. There are also proper sitting arrangement for families and also has a special menu for children.
5. How to order food at Sukiya
Source: Monica Kaneko
It is very easy to order food at Sukiya simply get the menu equipped with pictures of food. In spite of written in Japanese, there are big colored photos so that you can just point and order whatever you want. You can call a server and simply place your order. You can get your food in a few minutes and you can get the spoons also for eating food if you are not comfortable with chopsticks.
6. Sukiya in China and Brazil
Source: Party Lin
There are multiple restaurants of Sukiya in China at Shanghai, Tianjin, Beijing and other locations. The Gyu-don has become very popular in China because it is very cheap and tempting meal. In Brazil, Sukiya has its restaurant in Sao Paulo area and has become very famous with Japanese and Brazilians all over the Brazil for its yummy dishes.
7. Sukiya in Malaysia and Thailand
The country of Japan and Thailand are sharing many cultural similarities. That’s why Sukiya has opened its branches in Thailand and is famous for its Gyu-don which is made of rice and is the staple food of Thailand. Sukiya in Malaysia has got Halal certification and therefore the food in Malaysia is prepared according to Islamic ways. Moreover Sukiya in Malaysia offers first of its kind Gyu-don which is Halal certified.
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