Roll into Leap Year
Story by Sarah Murphy Robertson
This weekend would typically mark the end of February – but not this year. Monday is the official extension of fun in the form of Leap Day. Take this rare opportunity as a bonus day to enjoy great deals around 30A. This week’s 3 for 30A focus will be on sushi. Quite a few local restaurants offer this often-craved Japanese preparation, and many have specials that will reel you in!
Basmati’s Asian Cuisine in Blue Mountain Beach has been serving sushi longer than anyone along 30A. For more than 20 years they’ve fashioned some of the freshest and most creative sushi rolls available.Basmati’s has casual and relaxing indoor and outdoor dining spaces and Happy Hour sushi prices daily from 5-6 pm. If you haven’t been, Friday’s your chance! Basmati’s Asian Cuisine is located at 3295 W County Hwy 30A Blue Mountain Beach, Florida 32459.
Just a hop and a skip north of 30A, off Highway 98 in Santa Rosa Beach is VKI. This family owned Steakhouse and Sushi Bar boasts delicious, authentic and quality sushi and in case you weren’t aware, they have some extraordinary regular deals as well. Dine in for 1/2 price sushi daily between 4:30 -6:30 pm or join them for “all you can eat” sushi Wednesday through Sundays between 11 am and 4 pm for just $18.95. Their expertise with sushi rolling is evident and you’ll be wowed by their selection and variety. VKI is located at 4552 US Hwy 98 Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459.
The Gathering Spot in WaterColor Inn & Resort is the place to be on Leap Day! Their comfortable and cozy lounge area is perfect for enjoying a glass of wine or a cocktail and, of course, extraordinary sushi too. Happy Hour drink and sushi specials start at 5 pm and last until 6 pm, so claim your seat early. Mondays The Gathering Spot is humming with live music too!