|Above, Sushi Go 55 in Little Tokyo. Photo by Armand Vaquer.|
Oh-oh! Just when you thought it was safe to eat sushi in Los Angeles, a story comes out.
Generally speaking, it is still safe to eat sushi in Los Angeles, but one must make sure that what was ordered is what is placed on the table.
The Japan Times reported:
LOS ANGELES – Next time you order halibut, red snapper or yellowfin tuna at a sushi restaurant in the Los Angeles area, you may want to ask for proof that you’re getting what you ordered.
According to a recent four-year study by researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles, and Loyola Marymount University, nearly half of the fish served at more than two dozen highly rated sushi restaurants in the city is mislabeled.
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