Sakura Festival at Morimoto Asia (March 15- April 15)

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Morimoto Asia at Disney Springs kicks off its Sakura Festival, which celebrates the arrival of spring and cherry blossoms. The restaurant will be decorated with the pink blooms of the Sakura and will feature themed menu specials during lunch and dinner. Throughout the month-long festival, the restaurant will host multiple events dedicated to the cherry blossoms. The first event will take place on March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m.: Join the brewmasters from Crooked Can Brewing Company for a Happy Hour featuring the Sakura Kolsch, available only at Morimoto Asia, paired with Pan-Asian bites. Tickets are $25 per person and can be purchased at patinagroup.com.
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Morimoto Asia and Moet present Bubbles and Brunch

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This casual, cocktail-style event will take place in Morimoto Asia’s Forbidden Lounge on Sunday August 27, at noon. The menu, created by Executive Chef Yuhi Fujinaga, will include modern Pan-Asian inspired brunch dishes paired with a variety of vintage Moët. Bubbles & Brunch tickets are $60 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Menu Deviled Eggs … Continue reading "Morimoto Asia and Moet present Bubbles and Brunch"
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Morimoto Asia to Host Inaugural Craft Beers and Bites Festival on July 29

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Morimoto Asia at Disney Springs will hold its inaugural Craft Beers and Bites Festival on July 29 from 1 to 4 p.m. The event will feature eight Florida craft breweries, with individual food pairings prepared by Morimoto Asia Executive Chef Yuhi Fujinaga. The festival’s $49.80 (tax included) price tag entitles you to unlimited beer and … Continue reading "Morimoto Asia to Host Inaugural Craft Beers and Bites Festival on July 29"
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Wok and Wines Pairing Dinner Morimoto Asia and Wine Bar George

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The team at Morimoto Asia would like to officially welcome the soon-to-open Wine Bar George to the Disney Springs neighborhood with a special collaboration wine dinner. The menu, created by Executive Chef Yuhi Fujinaga, will showcase a selection of modern Pan-Asian dishes. Master Sommelier George Miliotes will pair each course with wines that will be served at the wine bar when it opens later this year in Disney Springs.
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Morimoto Asia Rings in the Holidays

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Ready to ring in the holidays? Visit Morimoto Asia for new and inovative holiday cocktails! Winter Wonderland, Fuji Apple Holiday Cider and more. (Click on the photo for a detailed image.) How about an Asian Whisky Flight? (Click on the photo for a detailed image.) Morimoto Asia is located in Disney Springs at Walt Disney … Continue reading "Morimoto Asia Rings in the Holidays"
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MORIMOTO ASIA RECEIVES AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS ORLANDO “DESIGN BUILT AWARD OF MERIT”

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Morimoto Asia at Disney Springs has received the Design Built Award of Merit from the American Institute of Architects (AIA). The AIA Awards Gala honored the best of architectural design in Central Florida at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, April 23. As one of Florida's most prestigious and inclusive honors in exemplary design, the award celebrates the newly opened restaurant alongside celebrated architects, designers and key industry professionals both theoretical and built projects.
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CHEF MORIMOTO INTRODUCES CHEF YUHI FUJINAGA AS EXECUTIVE CHEF FOR MORIMOTO ASIA AT DISNEY SPRINGS

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Chef Masaharu Morimoto and Patina Restaurant Group have named Yuhi Fujinaga as executive chef of Morimoto Asia at Disney Springs. Chef Yuhi now oversees the day-to-day culinary operations at the pan-Asian restaurant. Previously, Chef Yuhi was executive chef at Patina Restaurant Group's New York City-based Sea Grill. Known for his modern cooking style, Chef Yuhi draws inspiration from his Japanese heritage and upbringing in Hawaii, where he learned to cook from his grandmother.
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Morimoto Asia Special February Menus

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February brings fabulous flavors to Morimioto Asia with two limited-time only dinner menus. On February 8, ring in “The Year of the Monkey” and celebrate Chinese New Year with a four course, family-style dinner of Pan-Asian specialties including Chef Morimoto’s signature Peking Duck for $75 a person. From Feb. 12 – 14, celebrate Valentine’s Day … Continue reading "Morimoto Asia Special February Menus"
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