1. Visiting a Restaurant for the First Time

    If you’re someone who likes to try new things, then one way you may seek out adventure is to try a new restaurant every month. You want to see what each establishment has to offer in the way of food, drink, and atmosphere. You may want to find out if they have live entertainment or if the wait staff will sing happy birthday to you. Whatever the case may be, there are some things to keep in mind …Read More

  2. Plan Your Valentine’s Date Today!

    It’s hard to believe that February starts tomorrow, and that also means that Valentine’s Day is only two weeks from today! At Moto-i in Minneapolis, we’d love to have you and your special someone visit our Japanese restaurant for this year’s night out. We have a great selection of food and drink to choose from, and you and the one you love can spend an evening enjoying each other’s compa…Read More

  3. Bringing the Entire Family Together

    We know that the holidays just ended and you likely saw lots of family over the past two months, but you might already be looking forward to the next gathering. There might be a milestone birthday or anniversary coming up, or a relative might be coming back after studying abroad for the year. Whatever the case may be, nothing brings people together better than good food, and at Moto-i in Minneapol…Read More

  4. What Are Your New Year’s Resolutions?

    Now that the New Year is upon us, you may be looking down that list of resolutions you made and wondering if you’ll be able to accomplish them all. At Moto-i in Minneapolis, we always look forward to the New Year and all that it can bring, and we hope that you’re as excited about the next 12 months as we are. At our Japanese restaurant, you can find delicious cuisine and amazing sake that’s …Read More

  5. Celebrate the End of Finals Week!

    If you’re a college student in the Minneapolis area, then you’re likely looking at the beginning of one of the most dreaded weeks of the entire semester — finals week. It might be this week or next week, but regardless of when it is, all you know is that you’ll be very glad when it’s over. At Moto-i, we’re here to help you celebrate the end of finals week and enjoy one last hurrah befo…Read More

  6. Visit Us After the Holidays!

    At moto-i in Minneapolis, we know just how hectic the holidays can get. You have people visiting nearly every day of the week, and you’re making meals, desserts, and more in the kitchen all the time. Once the holidays are over, you’re likely looking to relax for a few days and decompress following all the hubbub. At our Japanese restaurant, you can find a casual atmosphere and great food, whic…Read More

  7. Family in Town? Take Them Out for Dinner!

    With the holidays quickly approaching, you’re probably getting the house ready for friends and relatives who will be visiting over the next couple of months. The guest rooms are ready to go, and you’re preparing for those who plan on staying for a few days, or perhaps even a few weeks. You’re ready to make delicious holiday meals, but you also know that there will be days and evenings when y…Read More

  8. Get out of the Cold and Have a Cup of Sake!

    With November now here, Minneapolis residents are getting ready for another cold winter in the Twin Cities. You’ve likely broken out the warm coats, along with the hats and scarves, and you’re prepared for another few months of cold, snow, and wind. At Moto-i, we’re here to provide you with a warm spot where you can come to get out of the cold, whether you’re on your way home from work, yo…Read More

  9. Planning a Winter Trip to Japan?

    If you’re a college student who has a long holiday break, or you’re taking some time off of work this winter to travel, then Japan might be on your list of places to go. The country is rich with history and tradition, and at Moto-i in Minneapolis, we’re proud to bring a little bit of Japanese culture to the Twin Cities. At our restaurant, you can try delicious cuisine from The Land of the Ri…Read More

  10. Plan Your Company Holiday Party Now

    It may only be the middle of October, but before you know it, Halloween will be here, followed by Thanksgiving, and then the December holidays. If you’re a business owner, then you might already be thinking about what you’re going to get your employees for the holidays, or where you’ll host the annual company holiday party this year. If you only have a few staff members, then taking everyone…Read More