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Cafe Kitanishi - CLOSED

Menu

LUNCH ENTREES (TRADITIONAL JAPANESE)​
Includes green salad with cafe kitanishi house dressing, two pieces california roll, rice and your choices below, served in a traditional japanese Bento box
$14.95
Yakisoba Noodles
Stir fried with vegetables and our house-made sauce
$15.95
Tempura Vegetables and Prawn
Great assortment of tempura-style veggies with a bonus prawn
Served with veggies, egg and special sauce (except unagi)
$10.95
Beef
Simmered​ gently in Ck's special broth
$9.95
Chicken
Simmered gently in Ck's special broth
$9.95
Chicken Katsu
Lightly breaded chicken cutlet in japanese panko
$9.95
Tonkatsu
Lightly breaded pork cutlet in japanese panko
$12.95
Unagi
Barbecued ell, rice in a classic lacquered box
$14.95
Grilled Salmon Lunch
Perfectly grilled salmon, ck's teriyaki sauce plus soup, salad, rice
DINNER ENTREES (TRADITIONAL JAPANESE)​
All our traditional japanese dinners (excepts kobe beef steak burger and tempura seafood) include sauteed mixed vegetables, steamed rice, miso soup and salad with cafe kitanishi's house dressing
$24.95
Ahi Tuna
Once you taste it, you'll never think of fish in the same way. Succulent pan-seared ahi encrusted with our secret blend of spices, served rare with fresh wasabi aioli sauce. Yes, you can have it more cooked if you like, but at least try it once rare
$27.95
Cafe Kitanishi Combination
Try​ it all: a simpling of gyoza, california roll, grilled salmon, tempura prawns and veggies, served with your choice of teriyaki chicken or beef, katsu chicken or tonkatsu (pork)
$24.95
Grilled Salmon
Salmon grilled to perfection and drizzled with cafe kitanishi's own teriyaki sauce
$16.95
Kobe Style Beef Steak Burger
American kobe style beef converted to burger form to tantalize your taste buds. Cooked to your preferred doneness, topped with melted cheese and sauteed mushrooms. We all tempura fried with sweet potatoes and avocado mango edamame salsa to rock your world
$24.95
Steamed Cod
Steamed with fresh ginger and soy sauce marinade. Topped with fresh cilantro, green onions, and drizzled with hint of sesame oil
$24.95
Tempura Seafood
Sampler of sushi-grade fish, prawns, calamari and assorted veggies in a light, crisp batter, ready to dip in ck's amazing tempura sauce. Served with miso soup, fresh ck salad and steamed rice
$25.95
Teriyaki Beef
Delicious New York steak grilled to your specification, sliced and served with ck's own teriyaki sauce
$22.95
Teriyaki Chicken
Savory grilled chicken made even more delectable with ck's own teriyaki sauce
$22.95
Tonkatsu or Katsu Chicken
Panko-breaded pork cutlet or chicken, served on a bed of shredded cabbage and drizzled with ck's own katsu sauce
APPETIZERS​
$9.95
Buffalo Alas
Tender mahi-mahi tempura style, bathed in beth's homemade wing sauce
$8.95
Calamari
Tender squid steak and prepared japanese panko-style, served with sweet chili dipping sauce
$7.95
Coconut Prawns
4​ large crunchy prawns with our sweet chili dipping sauce
$5.25
Edamame, Salted
Fresh soy beans in their pods, cooked and served steaming hot with kosher salt
$5.95
Edamame, Spicy
Fresh soy beans in their pods, cooked and served with our spicy
$7.95
Gyoza (Pot Stickers, Chicken)
6 pieces, a house specialty served with our special sauce
$7.95
Seaweed Salad
Well-seasoned​ bounty of the sea served up in a martini glass
$4.25
Sunomono
Japanese style marinated cucumber salad
$6.25
Sunomono with Bay Shrimp
Same as above with bay shrimp added
$7.25
Sunomono with Tako (Octopus)
Same as above with tako (cooked octopus) added
SUSHI​
8 pieces except where noted
$8.95
Brookings
Cooked prawns, cucumber, avocado, tobiko
$7.25
California - Imitation
Imitation crab, cucumber and avocado
$8.25
California - Real
Dungeness crab, cucumber and avocado
$8.95
California + Tobiko
Dungeness crab, cucumber, avocado, tobiko
$9.95
Ebi Tempura
Tempura-panko prawn, cucumber, avocado, tobiko
$7.95
Escolar
Also known as butter fish, smooth creamy texture
$8.95
Hamachi
Yellowtail tuna, one of our most popular
$9.95
Hotate
Fresh scallops, available plain or spicy
$9.95
Red Maguro
The king of tuna, also known as ahi; available plain or spicy
NORETA'S PASTRIES & DESSERTS​
Because of the many different pastries made daily here at the cafe, the availability of some desserts may be limited. Please ask your server
$2.00
Bars, Cookies, Etc
What's noreta been up to? Check with your server
$3.95
Carrot Cake
Limited availability, check with your server
$4.75
Cheesecake
You'll​ be amazed! Check with your server for today's choices
$3.95
Coconut Cake
Dense, moist, with 7 minute frosting - noreta's signature dessert
$3.95
Green Tea Ice Cream
Check with your server for availability
$2.50
Muffins
Check with your server for availability and flavors
$3.95
Pies
Check with your server for availability and flavors
ESPRESSO BAR DRINKS​
See your non-espresso choices below
Single $3.25
Double $3.50
Triple $3.75
Espresso Specialty Drinks
Single $2.75
Double $2.85
Triple $3.00
Steamer Milk or Plain Milk
Single $1.50
Double $1.75
Triple $1.95
Regular Coffee
Single $2.75
Double $3.00
Triple $3.50
Chai Tea Latte
No​ espresso
Single $2.95
Double $3.20
Triple $3.50
Hot Chocolate
Single $2.95
Double $3.20
Triple $3.50
Mexican Chocolate
Single n/a
Double n/a
Triple $1.95
Green Tea
Genmai-cha blend, per person
Single n/a
Double n/a
Triple $4.50
Green Tea
Genmai-cha blend, per pot to serve 4-6
$3.95
Fruit Smoothie
Our smoothie are made with the real thing (fruit of course), blended with juice and ice to frozen perfection
SAKE, BEER AND WINE​
Japanese beers only
$4.95
Asahi
Small - 12 fl oz
$4.95
Kirin Ichiban
Small - 12 fl oz
$4.95
Sapporo
Small - 12 fl oz
$6.95
Sapporo
Large - 22 fl oz
4 oz $7.95
8 oz $11.25
Bottle $25.00
Momokawa Diamond
Momokawa is oregon craft sake. it is junmai ginjo quality - pure sake made with each rice grain polished to at least 60%. enjoy this Vesatile sake hot or chilled
4 oz $8.95
8 oz $12.95
Bottle $30.00
Hakutsuru Superior Junmai Ginjo
Imported from kobe, japan. Using only the finest rice, nada's famed natural spring water, mayamizu, junmai ginjo has been brewed with meticulous care and traditional methods. This flowery, fragrant sake with well balanced smoothness is best enjoyed chilled
4 oz $8.95
8 oz $12.95
Bottle $30.00
Sayuri Nigori Sake (Coarse Filtered)
Imported from kobe, japan. This creamy sake passes through a mesh and is coarsely filtered. This process gives sayuri a refreshing aroma, natural sweetness and smooth aftertaste. Enjoy this creamy and naturally sweet sake chilled.
4 oz $8.95
8 oz $12.95
Bottle $30.00
Choya Umeshu
Japanese plum wine, imported from Osaka, Japan. the added natural fruit is called ume in japanese. the organic acid of ume balances the beautiful taste and will satisfy your taste buds to the last drop.
WINE LIST​
Showcasing oregon wines
Glass $6.95
Bottle $24.95
Oregon Merlot, Eola Hills
From Oregon's willamette valley. this merlot offers coffee, cocoa, hints of earth and toast
Glass $6.95
Bottle $24.95
Oregon Pinot Noir, Eola Hills
From Oregon's willamette valley. is a medium to full bodied with with cherry, spice and smoke aroma with a long French oak finish.
Glass $6.95
Bottle $24.95
Syrah, Duck Pond
From columbia valley, washington. This smooth and medium bodied wine has ripe blackberry and plum fruits with a tinge of clove and licorice
Glass $6.95
Bottle $24.95
Oregon Chardonnay, Eola Hills
From​ Oregon's willamette valley. this barrel aged chardonnay is rich in texture, with flavors of apple, spice and butterscotch. its balance and fresh acidity makes it an excellent choice for grilled fish or poultry
Glass $6.95
Bottle $24.95
Pinot Gris, Duck Pond
From Oregon's willamette valley. the grapes are ripened slowly, never rushed by extreme heat. perfectly ripened and shows fragnance of pear and grapefruit. interesting mineral notes and a solid structure carry through to the clean finish. great food partner.
Glass $6.95
Bottle $24.95
Pacific Blanc, Eola Hills
From Oregon's willamette valley. crisp yet slightly sweet. shows flavors of melon, apricot and anise on the palate. served chilled with fruit, salad, smoked meat or spicy cuisine
Glass $6.95
Bottle $24.95
Veraison, Henry Estate
Oregon's answer to California's white zinfandel. Veraison, a word used by English speakers for that intermediate stage of grape berry development which marks the beginning of ripening. during veraison, the berries change skin color and soften, sugars and volume increase, and acidity decreases. this is a delightful and fruity wine to enjoy
Glass $6.95
Bottle $24.95
Viognier, Smoking Loon
Medium​ bodied varietal with fresh flavors of ripe fruits and a clear finish. Pairs very well with sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Japanese
FEATURES
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Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Creative and beautifully presented sushi. Fresh, delicious and generous portions. Our table also had fish & chips and a yakisoba noodle dish that were completely polished off before we left.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank s4dc
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

On multiple tips for the best sushi in Brookings. This little gem, hidden away on a back street, with an unassuming front, and clean, simple decor. The sushi, was first rate and varied presentations were expertly prepared, fresh, and delectable, tried the rock ' n...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank candjbeachescapes
Reviewed August 8, 2017

My husband and I love sushi, and we are blessed with several restaurants in tiny Brookings. We enjoy them all, but there is a classic flair to Kitanishi. Everything is fresh and beautifully presented, and we always moan out loud after the first bite. Lovely...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Kathy V
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Found the spot tucked away off the Main Street in Brookings. Nice place with friendly staff, just a little slow on the service side. Great food at a great price. Must try their homemade deserts, too die for. Sit back, relax and enjoy the local...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 806drews
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

They have amazing taste and the rolls are gigantic for the pricing!! As a vegan it's easy to eat here and everything is top notch

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed July 27, 2017

We had the small house salads and then California roll with fresh Dungeness crab and smoked salmon roll with cream cheese. All were tasty with super fresh ingredients. We will definitely return to try the full dinner selections.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Barb S
Reviewed June 19, 2017

We have enjoyed Cafe Kitanishi on several trips through Brookings, although they have limited hours so be sure and check their website or call. I believe the owner has been there 12 years. The dishes come out looking like 'works of art." The sushi is...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Rocky B
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Off the Main Street but well worth the effort. Sushi is next level best we had in Brookings, don't be in a hurry as food is prepared to order, Beth and crew provide great experience!

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Dan L
Reviewed March 5, 2017

Having just moved to Brookings, we're checking out a lot of different restaurants. We stopped in on a Saturday for a late lunch after doing some shopping. We were greeted warmly and invited to sit anywhere. The menu looked extensive, and I noticed that a...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Kimberly L
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

Way over rated. Our services were so horrible. There so short staffed the sushi chef was serving tables, the waitress missed one of my rolls and forgot to take a Togo order which in the end I was great full for that. To make matters...More

Date of visit: February 2017
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