Cuisine, Interviews

Cheka Japanese Izakaya

This past Monday, we, The Wondercores, sat down with the Chef and Owner of Cheka Japanese Izakaya for a brief interview which we were very excited about, seeing as it would be the first interview we would feature on the blog. Chef Yuki welcomed us in with a nice hot cup of green tea which I was really grateful for because it was a very cold morning. We then had a very interesting conversation as we sipped on our tea.

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Cuisine, Events

Sake Saturday

I was at the Rub-a-Dub event this Saturday. Rub-a-dub Nairobi is an event where different vendors set up stalls to sell their wares in one open space with a Dj and bands playing. It’s like a funky market place. Of all the stands that were on display, the stall that grabbed my attention, being the nihongo student that I am, was the Cheka Japanese Izakaya Restaurant. 

Shikow is a student of the law, life and day dreams. A lover of adventure and good times, she takes delight in learning and creating new things. She is a beautiful letdown and painfully uncool.

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