"Akashi's superb sushi treats" - Philip D.G. Collins, Montreal by Night Journal

Street Elite award winner, Voted Best Sushi 2002

Where the Locals Eat, Voted Best Japanese food

Miami New Times, Voted Best Japanese restaurant

Akashi is one of Dade's best Japanese restaurants. - Elaine Cohen, Miami Star

Akashi's impressively executed fare.", "Several of Akashi's hot dishes were among the best I've tasted in Miami. - Jen Karetnik, Miami New Times

Sensational Sashimi in South Miami.", "If you love Japanese food, there is no excuse for missing Akashi.- Marvi Iglesias, editor AOL city guide, city's best