Glittery and colorful, the new branch of Kashi is open in Syosset.
In full, this one is called Kashi Sushi Lounge. But, in addition to traditional sushi, sashimi and more than 50 sushi rolls, it offers plenty of the cooked fare and east-west combinations that also define the franchise.
At lunch, there are $9 and $12 specials, as well as $15 four-dish selections.
Among the a la carte appetizers: Maine lobster salad with seared pepper tuna and coconut guacamole; Kumamoto oysters with Champagne-mango salsa, ponzu sauce and cocktail sauce; a combo of Kumamotos with seared foie gras; and the popular blue crab fajita.
Main courses include smoked duck with white-truffle-honey gelee and dark cherry sauce; rack of lamb; and assorted teriyakis and tempuras.
Kashi Sushi Lounge is open for lunch, Monday to Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.; and for dinner, Monday to Wednesday 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Thursday to Saturday 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. amd Sunday 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Kashi Sushi Lounge, 343 Jericho Tpke., Syosset; 516-864-0900.