This sushi places caters to a beautiful, trend-conscious clientele. Katsuya ups the ante with a seductive, ultramodern look created by celebrated designer Philippe Starck featuring glowing murals of a geisha's face. Glossy lips kiss the room's clientele from one wall, while kohl-rimmed eyes peer out from behind the sushi bar. Highly regarded sushi chef Katsuya Uechi turns out spicy tuna atop crispy rice, whimsical wonton cones filled with scoops of silky crab and tuna
tartare, and larger plates like miso-marinated black cod. Don't neglect the plates from the robata bar, where skewers of veggies, seafood, and meats are grilled over hot coals.