This past Saturday, I had my two-week belated birthday dinner at O Ya, the Japanese restaurant located in Boston’s Leather District. I had already heard the rave reviews about the wonderful and innovative the dishes at this place, so I was uber excited to actually see/ taste the food for myself. A recap of the night as follows:
5:50pm: Arrive at O Ya, 10 minutes early for our 6pm reservation. Decide to wander around the neighborhood for bit. Stop by the bookstore nearby hoping to catch up on the latest gossip from
5:55pm: Walk inside the restaurant. Notice that O Ya is really tiny and seats
6:00pm: We sit at the “chef’s table”, so we get to watch the sushi chefs prepare each dish. How entertaining! Also, noticed I am completely overdressed in pearls
6:31pm: I noticed that O Ya does not have soy sauce for
6:35pm: Diver Scallops sashimi. The scallops were very tender and not chew
9 East St.
Boston, MA 02122