Sora Jima, the all new Japanese themed Restaurant launched at Pergola in The Accord Metropolitan as part of the hotel’s ‘ Japan Inside’ Initiative to extend the high standard hospitality to the growing number of Japanese guests in the city.
Japan Inside is a reference to the special arrangements we have made to ensure our Japanese guests feel totally at home when they visit us. 36 rooms spread over two floors are dedicated to them fitted with the best technology – right from a digital Do Not Disturb. sign to an automated bidet!
In satisfying our Japanese clientele, the gourmet connoisseurs of the city now have the choice of new restaurant – Sora Jima at The Accord Metropolitan. Sora Jima, meaning an Island in the Sky in Japanese, lives up to its name. Sitting pretty 16 floors above ground level, the restaurant has been designed for guests to enjoy a sense of space and peace among the stars. The earthy, warm ambience of the restaurant promises an enjoyable evening of fine food and memorable moments.
The menu draws from the rich range of tastes and textures Japanese cuisine has to offer. The choice is wide across Hiyayakko, Okura Wasabi, Yakimono, Agemono and much more.
The restaurant reflects the spirit of the Japanese pioneering, yet respecting traditional values. The colours draw from a palette of warmth and joy. Browns against purple and pink set the tone. The motifs are traditional and have been
translated to reflect contemporary style through modern twists. In short, its a unique Japanese experience brought alive in Chennai by The Accord Metropolitan.
Chef Yasuhiro Katayama brings with him the culinary leadership which began in Shiga/ Nagoya in Japan, the New Zealand and more recently in Bangalore. Well versed in the Isakya and Kaiseki technique of Japanese cuisine, Chef Katayama has enjoyed 10 year culinary journey which has culminated in Chennai. He plans on bringing the freshness of Japanese cuisine to the gourmet connoisseurs of the city at Sora Jima.
Venue: The Accord Metropolitan – 35 G.N Chetty Road, Thiyagaraya Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600 017.