(In a Japanese restaurant) a type of meal consisting of dishes selected by the chef: we had the five-course omakase [as modifier]: Jonathan suggests the omakase menu
More example sentences
- He tries to introduce his American customers to more traditional Japanese flavors through his omakase, or chef's choice, menu.
- If you are a first-timer, it can often be a good thing to put yourself in the chef's hands and order an omakase, where the chef feeds you cool things and you get to experiment more or less safely.
- The chef's basic omakase starts at $40.
Japanese, literally 'respectfully leaving another to decide what is best'.
Definition of omakase in:
- The US English dictionary