10 thoughts: Takashi Yagihashi

10 thoughts: Takashi Yagihashi

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Takashi Yagihashi is the chef/owner of Slurping Turtle, a ramen joint, and Tabo Sushi by Takashi, both in Chicago. He has a second Slurping Turtle in Ann Arbor, MI. His  flagship restaurant, Takashi, recently closed.

1. One thing you don’t know about me is that I really hate heights and snakes.

2. If I could trade places with one chef it would be no one. I am happy with who and where I am. I would not trade that.

3. One of my most memorable meals was in 1994

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