Masaharu Morimoto is the renowned and very popular Japanese chef and star of Food Network’s “Iron Chef America” TV show.
Morimoto Las Vegas is a new Las Vegas restaurant scheduled to open in early 2014. The Japanese restaurant will be located at The Mirage resort. Morimoto Las Vegas will feature the contemporary Japanese cuisine and signature sushi that has earned renowned Chef Morimoto worldwide acclaim.
The Mirage has long been a popular resort, located in the center of the world famous Las Vegas Strip. The Mirage resort offers its guests contemporary AAA Four Diamond accommodations, top gaming action, the best in fine dining and amazing stage shows.
The new Morimoto Las Vegas restaurant will be found at the location currently occupied by Japonais. There’s no doubt that Chef Masaharu Morimoto will bring his passion for cooking to Sin City and the new restaurant will be a popular fine dining option for locals and visitors to Las Vegas.
Popular Chef Masaharu Morimoto is known to millions of fans and has competed on the Japanese television show, Iron Chef and also appears on the Food Network’s Iron Chef America.
He’s earned top acclaim for his seamless integration of Western and Japanese ingredients. Chef Morimoto was quoted, “I am excited to work with The Mirage on this new restaurant and to bring my cuisine to Las Vegas. With many new features to present at Morimoto Las Vegas, from select menu items to unique design elements, I am passionate about delivering a culinary destination for all guests and visitors of the resort.”
President and COO of The Mirage Trevor Scherrer stated, “Chef Morimoto is a world-renowned culinary icon and the unparalleled talent he brings with his restaurant concepts will be directly reflected in his venue at The Mirage. This partnership will continue to elevate our dining offerings, presenting our guests with an exclusive experience from the most-recognized and respected Iron Chef in the world.”