Kinka Family restaurants & café serving specials and hosting events all summer

Kinton Ramen, Kinka Izakaya, Ja Bistro, and NEO Coffee Bar are offering delicious special menu items

Kinka Family chefs have created monthly specials for the summer offered at each of their restaurants and at NEO Coffee Bar, along with a lineup of events.

The 2019 KINKALICIOUS event from July 5 - 21 also presents the opportunity for guests to experience prix-fix menus at Kinton Ramen, Kinka Izakaya, and JaBistro.

The Kinka Family restaurants also have some exciting news: Kinton Ramen and Kinka Izakaya will be opening at One York Street, Toronto in August.

KINTON RAMEN

June Specials

  • Chilled Tsukemen, an annual fan favourite ramen, featuring thick noodles with pork shoulder and a side of quail egg
  • Roast Beef Ramen, a tender sirloin beef roast with onsen tamago (Japanese style soft boiled egg)

KINKALICIOUS (JULY 5 - 21)

Prix fixe menu: $19.99/person

  • Includes: ramen (pork, chicken, or vegetarian), Komi Chicken (fried chicken with ginger and leek “Komi” sauce), and ice cream (Matcha Ice Cream or Kurogoma Ice Cream)

July Specials

TBC

Locations: Available at all Kinton Ramen locations, with 10 convenient restaurants across the GTA. @kintonramen

KINKA IZAKAYA

June Specials

  • Wasabi Vinaigrette Ceviche, assorted sashimi lightly marinated in wasabi soy vinaigrette
  • Hiyashi Kamo Udon, featuring chilled udon noodles in a cold clear shoyu dahsi broth topped with sous-vide duck breast
  • Sizzling Buta Kimchi, a stir-fried pork dish with kimchi, bean sprouts & chives

KINKALICIOUS (JULY 5 - 21)

8 course prix fixe menu: $29/person

  • Includes: sashimi platter, gyu shabu salad, angus beef yukke, kinoko bibimbap, fry platter, kakimayo, matcha ice cream

July Specials

TBC

Locations: available at all locations, with 3 Toronto restaurants (Church Street, Bloor Street, and North York). @kinkaizakayato

JaBistro

KINKALICIOUS (JULY 5 - 21)

5 course prix fixe menu: $77/person

  • Includes: soup (lobster miso or chicken miso), starter (hokkaido salad or carpaccio), main (lobster croquette or bacon wrapped katsuo), sushi (nigiri or aburi), and dessert ( hojicha brûlée or mochi ice cream)

Location: 222 Richmond St W, Toronto @jabistro222

NEO COFFEE BAR

Yuji, the Pastry Chef, has turned a French classic into NEO style. A flaky light choux ring sandwiches airy white chocolate pistachio mousse, fresh strawberries, and crunch graham cracker crumbs.

June Special

  • Pistachio Paris Brest, a buttermilk choux ring filled with white chocolate pistachio mousse, strawberry & graham cracker crumbs

July Specials

  • NEO Mocha Affogato, a vanilla soft serve ice cream with molten chocolate & fresh mint served with NEO BLEND espresso & crunchy almond biscotti
  • Kyoto Matcha Affogato, rich matcha green tea and vanilla soft serve ice cream, shiratama mochi & red bean paste served with matcha green tea & sesame crackers

Soft serve matcha ice cream and vanilla ice cream on a cone will also be available starting in July.

Location: 100-161 Frederick St, Toronto @neocoffeebarto


UPCOMING KINKA FAMILY EVENTS

NEO COFFEE BAR POP-UP

June 16
Location: AESOP Queen West, 880 Queen St W, Toronto, Ontario

NIGHT IT UP!

July 12 - 14
Location: Markham Civic Centre, 101 Town Centre Boulevard, Markham, Ontario
Admission: FREE

Kinton Ramen will be participating in Night It Up!, an outdoor festival showcasing Asian foods complemented by local talent performances.

The following items will be available at the Kinton Ramen booth:

  • Hiyashi Chuka (cold ramen) $5
  • Spicy Jalapeno Hiyashi Chuka $5
  • Karaage skewer $5
  • Takoyaki skewer $5

NEO COFFEE BAR: 4TH ANNIVERSARY

August 1
Location: NEO Coffee Bar, 100-161 Frederick St, Toronto, Ontario

JAPAN FESTIVAL 2019

August 24 - 25
Location: Mississauga Celebration Square, 300 City Centre Dr, Mississauga, Ontario

Kinton Ramen will be a part of Japan Festival 2019, the 90th Anniversary of Japan Canada Diplomatic Relations celebration in Mississauga.

Jesika Arseneau
Jesika Arseneau Publicist at The Knot Group

 

 

About Kinka Family

Founded in 2009, Kinton Kinka Corporation (KKC or Kinka Family) was established with an aim to offer a one-of-a-kind hospitality experience. Since then, the privately-owned company has come to be recognized as a respected hospitality leader and Canada’s largest Japanese restaurant group, operating 32 restaurants in four countries. Kinka Family owns and operates a diverse portfolio of restaurants and cafés in Toronto, Montreal, Chicago, Tokyo and Seoul. Included are Kinka Izayaka, a Japanese pub, famous for its bustling atmosphere, Kinton Ramen, the first authentic ramen shop to open in Toronto, JaBistro, a sophisticated sushi and sashimi bistro, and Neo Coffee Bar, an affiliated modern Japanese bakery and café. Each concept is unique in its offering, ambiance, and service-style, and all embody the Kinka Family mission: “serving people happiness.” Visit kinkafamily.com.