Acclaimed omakase hotspot, Sushi by Bou located inside the Gianni Versace Suite at the former Versace Mansion, is debuting a Bou-gie Brunch experience beginning Saturday, March 27, 2021. Accommodating up to eight diners for an afternoon of dazzling nigiri and knife play presenting 17-courses, the restaurant offers a spirited culinary journey complete with signature brunch libations within an intimate speakeasy setting. In celebration of the launch, the restaurant is offering a complimentary brunch cocktail to each guest who dines for brunch this weekend on Saturday, March 27 and Sunday, March 28. The Bou-gie Brunch will be offered on Saturday and Sunday from 12PM to 4PM.
Upon arrival at The Villa Casa Casuarina, guests must “check-in” with the front desk attendant in the lobby who will escort them to the G-Lounge, a 25-seat breezy bar lounge overlooking Ocean Drive that is adjacent to the original Gianni Versace Suite. Guests are encouraged to come early and enjoy the atmosphere which includes lavish interiors in the neoclassical style honoring the mansion’s original architecture and design.
Brunch is priced at $125 per person and will feature 17-courses of handcrafted nigiri sushi ranging from Hamachi yellowtail, Bluefin tuna, marinated Ikura, Uni sea urchin, and fatty tuna to Wagyu and Uni surf and turf and Hokkaido scallop topped with charcoal salt. Guests can enjoy a selection of refreshing libations including Mimosas and Bellinis as well as a selection of fine Japanese whiskeys or craft cocktails such as the Shiso Southsider with Suntory Haku vodka, shiso leaves, and lime and the Yuzu Honeybee with Maker’s Mark bourbon, honey syrup, yuzu juice and pink peppercorns. Those interested in sake can partake in G-Lounge’s sake vending machine where guests can sample a glass of three different sakes. Sake selections are also available by the glass or bottle. All sakes are served in a variety of handmade Edo Kiriko glassware; sporting elegant, transparent and clean Japanese-style designs.
Reservations must be made online on OpenTable and paid in full at the time of booking. Seats are released one month in advance. Sushi by Bou is located at the Villa Casa Casuarina, the former Versace Mansion, at 1116 Ocean Drive in Miami Beach and is open Monday – Wednesday from 3PM to 12AM; Thursday and Friday from 3PM to 8PM; and for brunch and dinner on Saturday and Sunday from 12PM to 8PM.