Definition of omakase in English:
(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:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia