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Van Shabu & Bar


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US$10 - US$28
Asian, Japanese, Sushi, Fusion
Dinner, Lunch

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Spicy Marinated Napa Cabbage
Chicken Ginger Salad
Mixed Greens Topped W/ Sauteed Chicken Strips Served W/ Our Ginger Vinaigrette Dressing
Baby Octopus
Grilled Baby Octopus Served W/ Cucumber Sauce
Seaweed Salad
Seaweed Marinated In Sesame Oil
Avocado Crab Salad
Imitation Crabstick, Sliced Avocado, Baby Spinach & Tobiko Tossed In Spicy Japanese Mayonnaise
Calamari Salad
Squid Marinated In Light Sweet Vinaigrette Sauce
Beef Lime Salad
Thinly Sliced Beef In Spicy Lime Juice
Spicy House Salad
Choice Of: Shrimp Or Sashimi Tossed In House Greens, Tobiki & Spicy Korean House Dressing Topped W/ Sesame
Oyster (weekends Only)
Raw Oyster Served W/ Cocktail Sauce & Lemon
Lightly Salted Steamed Soybeans
Nigiri (2 Pcs) $N/a
Sashimi (3 Pcs) $3.95
Nigiri (2 Pcs) $4.95
Sashimi (3 Pcs) $6.95
Nigiri (2 Pcs) $N/a
Sashimi (3 Pcs) $3.95
Nigiri (2 Pcs) $4.95
Sashimi (3 Pcs) $6.95
Smoked Salmon
Nigiri (2 Pcs) $N/a
Sashimi (3 Pcs) $3.95
Shiitake Mushroom
Nigiri (2 Pcs) $4.95
Sashimi (3 Pcs) $6.95
Nigiri (2 Pcs) $N/a
Sashimi (3 Pcs) $3.95
Fried Tofu
Nigiri (2 Pcs) $5.95
Sashimi (3 Pcs) $7.95
White Tuna
Nigiri (2 Pcs) $3.95
Sashimi (3 Pcs) $4.95
Nigiri (2 Pcs) $5.95
Sashimi (3 Pcs) $7.95
Yellow Tail
Pork Or Chicken (no Charge) Choose: Meat Pork Chicken
Veggie‎ Flavored
Chinese Herbal
Chinese Herbs & Spices
Spicy Korean Marinated Napa Cabbage
Tom Yum
Thai Spicy & Sour
Spicy‎ Chinese Herb & Spices
Canh Chua
Vietnamese‎ Sweet & Sour Tamarind
Clear Vermicelli
Vietnamese Vermicelli
Prime Rib Eye
Angus Rib Eye
Short Rib
Sirloin Beef
Eye Round Beef
Beef Tripe
Beef Tongue
Beef Balls
Pork Loin
Tropical Fruit
Longan, Lychee, Or Pineapple
Tropical Fruit Salad
Longan, Lychee, And Pineapple
Creme Brulee Cheesecake
New York Style Creme Brulee Cheesecake
Ice Cream
Vanilla, Mango, Coconut, Green Tea, Red Bean, Ginger
Chocalate & Coffee Infuse Cake
Fried Ice Cream
Vanilla, Coconut Or Green Tea
Coca Cola - Diet Coke - Sprite - Ginger Ale - Orange Soda
Orange - Pineapple - Cranberry - Mango
Iced Drinks
Green Tea- Thai Tea
Hot Green Tea
Saratoga Sparkling Water Or Acqua Panna Mineral Water
Black & Blue M Ojito
Fresh Blueberries & Blackberries Muddled W/ Fresh Mint, Rum & Topped W/ Soda Water
Lotus Blossom
Grey‎ Goose Pear Vodka, Sake, Simple Syrup, Lychee Juice, Fresh Squeezed Lime Juice & Garnished W/ Lychee
Haiku Lychee Cooler
Haiku Sake, Cointreau, Lychee & Cranberry Juice W/ Fresh Squeezed Lime Juice
Ninja Bellini
Zipang Sparkling Sake Topped Off W/ Peach Liqueur
Shanghai Green Tea
Stoli‎ Vodka, Green Ice Tea & Garnished W/ Lime Wedge
Blue Hawaiian
Malibu, Blue Curacao & Pineapple Juice
Sake Berry Punch
Gekkeikan Sake, Fresh Blueberries, Raspberries, Mint Leaves, Simple Syrup & Ginger Ale
Frozen Strawberry & Mango Madness
Strawberries, Mango Juice, Jose Cuervo Tequila, Cointreau Served In A Sugar Rimmed Glass
Asian Pear Martini
Absolut Vanilla Vodka, Grey Goose Pear Vodka, Sake & Passion Fruit Juice
Cucumber Saketini
Fresh Cucumber Muddled W/ Mint Leaf, Stoli Vodka, Simple Syrup & Haiku Sake Garnished W/ Sliced Fresh Cucumber
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

The ramen was bland and boring. Chicken was dry. The Gyoza had no flavor. Our server had no personality not even a smile. Refils never came and the place wasn't busy. I do not understand the high ratings. My husband and I travel all over...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank starlam2013
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

We loved coming here & enjoying something a little different! Great service & delicious food! Must try in Dorchester

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank SeaYoung
Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

I love this place and come here all the time. It's great to watch whatever game you want. Staff is wonderful and attentive. The all you can eat hot pot and sushi is the way to go. Can't express enough how much I like this...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank 649aaronk
Reviewed February 24, 2017

I LOVE this place! Very chill, food and service quality is all OVER the Top! Professional, clean and nice environment. Sushi and Hotpot are so amazing, you can't go wrong with any of those.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Claire H
Reviewed February 8, 2017

I live in Dorchester and this is a fantastic spot to visit! The all you can eat Sushi and hot pot for lunch or dinner is amazing! Its worth the prices and the food is excellent!

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Jon B
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

This is one of my all time favorite restaurants! Love that for one price you can eat all the delicious sushi and hot pot that you want! Incredible food and value! Everything is super fresh . Their appetizers are amazing as well- wings and truffle...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed June 21, 2016

The good is not only amazing but healthy. You can choose your broth, what veggies and meat you wants and it will cook in your table in front of you in about 7mins. The server Felix was just great! The drinks were spectacular, a must...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank NicteT
Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is one of our all time favorites! The all you can eat sushi and hot pot is amazing. The sushi is super fresh and delicious. The hot pot is bar none the best we have had. We love the spicy Tom yum broth...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank SunOnMyFace2015
Reviewed May 26, 2016

Van Shabu is awesome. The restaurant is not large but has a nice bar that you can have hot pot at and booths. Lot's of TV's playing sports. They also have tables in the middle for larger parties. The food was fast and fresh and...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank KimTheShell
Reviewed February 17, 2016

Good Japanese food , sushi & hot pot. The grilled Salmon with rice & Vegetables is very good. Great service & the staff can speak Vietnamese. Also.prices are not bad. Eat there at least once a month

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank gustavsen
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