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Food Friday: Volcano Sushi Bar & Hibachi

Crab stick & sushi at Volcano

 

I first discovered Volcano Sushi Bar in 2017.  I knew there was a location in Moore and while I was in town, I stopped.  I had several friends rave about their sushi and they were right, some of the best sushi in the OKC metro.  So for a couple of years I would stop by this location right off of I-35 south of 19th street.  But I got lucky about a year ago, they opened a new location in NW Oklahoma City.  I am so happy to have their wonderful sushi closer to home.

I start with Crispy Crab, deep fried crab stuffed with cream cheese.  This is a true delicacy.  Light breading with crab, the taste of cream cheese envelops your mouth.  True creamy goodness.  Then the sushi roll comes out- my favorite is Lucky Lady.  Shrimp tempura with cream cheese, avocado topped with a crab stick.  This is my favorite every time I visit.  Another favorite is Space Ship, a fried scallop topped with salmon.  No rice surrounding it, what’s why they call it space ship.  I’ve tried many of their other rolls but always forget to write them down.  They have an extensive menu with rice, noodles and hibachi grilled meats.  I just haven’t tried them yet.

Service is always great at both locations that I’ve visited.  The decor is nice, the Moore location is darker but the new place in NW OKC is bright and airy.  So if you are looking for good sushi, I highly recommend Volcano.  5 strips of bacon.

 

Address:  2727 S. I-35 Service Rd., Moore; 5301 Main St. #103, Del City; 1609 Penn Park Blvd. #10, Oklahoma City; 3700 W Robinson St. Suite 164, Norman; 5612 W. Memorial Rd., Oklahoma City.

What’s Going on in Oklahoma: August 4th- August 7th

I know I sound like a broken record but hot again. Yes, I know, it’s Oklahoma in the summer but really this year seems to be worse than normal. Try to get out and enjoy the activities this weekend. I’ll be out celebrating my dad’s birthday Saturday. He would have been 74 this year.

American Quarter Horse Association Youth World Championship- Oklahoma City Oklahoma State Fair Park- Now- Aug 7th

Old Settlers’ Picnic- Velma LL Humphreys Park- Now- Aug 6th

Seiling IPRA & KPRA Rodeo- Seiling Flying W Arena- Aug 4th– Aug 6th

Sallisaw Lion’s Club IPRA Rodeo- Sallisaw Rodeo Grounds- Aug 4th– Aug 6th

DOCOKC Documentary Film Festival- Oklahoma City Auditorium at The Douglass- Aug 4th– Aug 7th

East End Eats- Ada- Aug 4th

Mountain View Free Fair- Mountain View Tolbert Park- Aug 4th– 6th

VIBES- Edmond Downtown- Aug 4th

Ice Cream Social- Oklahoma City Heartland FWB Church- Aug 4th

First Friday Enid- Enid- Aug 5th

Food Truck Fridays- Moore Central Park- Aug 5th

Yukon FFA IPRA Rodeo- Yukon Canadian County Cowboy Church Arena- Aug 5th– 6th

Block Party- Elk City Downtown District- Aug 5th

BBQ Showdown- Ardmore- Aug 5th– 6th

FLY Film Festival- Enid Gaslight Theater- Aug 5th– 6th

Hanna Watermelon Festival- Hanna- Aug 5th– 6th

Kaw Nation Powwow- Kaw City Kaw Nation Powwow Grounds- Aug 5th– 7th

ARTini- Oklahoma City Oklahoma Science Museum- Aug 5th

First Friday Gallery Walk- Oklahoma City Paseo Arts District- Aug 5th

Art Crawl on 66- Tulsa- Aug 5th

Pauls Valley Opry- Pauls Valley High School Auditorium- Aug 6th

Enid Comic Con- Enid Stride Bank Center- Aug 6th– 7th

Ottawa County Free Fair- Miami Fairgrounds- Aug 6th– 13th

Shawnee Trading Post & Flea Market- Shawnee- Aug 6th

Sunny Dayz Mural Festival- Edmond- Aug 6th

Cruising the Wichita Mountains- Apache- Aug 6th

Shop 66 Saturdays- Tulsa- Aug 6th

Horror Con- Oklahoma City Remington Park- Aug 6th– 7th

All Star Team Roping Finals- Guthrie Lazy E Arena- Aug 6th– 14th

Red Brick Nights- Guthrie- Aug 6th

Drumright Monthly Market- Drumright- Aug 6th

2 Hip Chicks Roadshow- Claremore Expo Center- Aug 6th

Eastern Shawnee’s Shawna Stovall Back-to-School Children’s Powwow- Wyandotte- Aug 6th

11th Anniversary Coffee and Cars- Oklahoma City Chisholm Creek- Aug 6th

Butterfly House at the Papilion- Muskogee Honor Heights Park- Now- Sept 30th

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