PizzaRev Founder Helps Open New Fast-Casual Sushi Concept

    Industry News | April 8, 2021
    Yakumi interior.
    Wonho Frank Lee
    The new restaurant offers the option of sit down dining, including an outdoor patio seating section that integrates the speed and efficiency of polished fast casual, and delivery and takeout for a one-of-a-kind sushi experience.

    Introducing Yakumi, the newest restaurant concept from the masterminds behind Sushi Roku and Katana, Lee Maen and Philip Cummins of Innovative Dining Group, along with the original founder of PizzaRev, Nicholas Eckerman. Guests will experience an entirely new way to enjoy sushi. Yakumi is located in the heart of Burbank, CA, known as “The Media Capital of The World.” The premium, fast-casual sushi concept debuts the first of its kind upscale approach to counter service with a menu hyper focused on high-quality ingredients, the freshest fish and easy-to-order combination boxes.

    The new restaurant offers the option of sit down dining, including an outdoor patio seating section that integrates the speed and efficiency of polished fast casual, and delivery and takeout for a one-of-a-kind sushi experience. Yakumi is initially open with limited hours offering take out and delivery and outdoor dining.  Hours of operation are Sunday - Thursday 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.and Friday and Saturday - 5 p.m. - 10 p.m. for dinner. For more information, please visit: www.yakumi.com and follow @yakumilife on social media.

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