Saito: The Sushi God of Tokyo

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  • Sushi Saito is a 3 Michelin Star sushi restaurant, and many regard it as the best in Japan. We got to spend the day with Saito, to ask him about his work, and to eat his soul shattering sushi.

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Comments: 6 698

  • pvp
    pvp 2 hours ago

    ITS ACTUALLY NOT THAT GOOD AND THE COST IS NOT WORTH IT AT ALL , THEES BETTER JAPANESE FOOD IN nEW zEALAND AND AUSTRALIA

  • brandt19699
    brandt19699 3 hours ago

    My god these people are annoying.

  • chiel elzer
    chiel elzer 3 hours ago

    Wow these two sushi lovers are creepy as fuck

  • zip2kx
    zip2kx 4 hours ago

    yall are the worst nerds.

  • Chris Lee
    Chris Lee 8 hours ago

    his cuts and choice of knives is an interesting compromise

  • Bla Blubbi
    Bla Blubbi 13 hours ago

    I ate Sushi maybe 20 times in my life and it's okay, but it is really a mystery to me that people get orgasms because they eat raw fish on rice. I think most of those food orgasms on Youtube come from showmanship and delusion.

  • 湧き水
    湧き水 16 hours ago

    外人って絶対俺らより美味い寿司食いまくってんだろ...

  • Ted1775
    Ted1775 22 hours ago

    3:31 ... I admire Chef Saito's integrity. So rare anymore.  As someone who works in hospitality I love the passion of everyone in this video. Simon and Martina, you two are hilarious!

  • Tony Hybo
    Tony Hybo 1 day ago

    After they ate some of the sushi it was like watching crack addicts do stand up.

  • The Jackal
    The Jackal 1 day ago

    why do Americans have to behave so awkwardly in foreign countries?

  • Kenji Zhou
    Kenji Zhou 1 day ago

    I'm a sushi chef for about 5 years now, but there are some levels you won't be able to reach, no matter how much you practice.
    There are only a few who can make sushi at this level. Respect.

  • TruXByakuya
    TruXByakuya 1 day ago

    not my proudest fap

  • Vino Putra
    Vino Putra 1 day ago

    the taste just a so so.
    over-rated

  • Ahmad A.
    Ahmad A. 1 day ago

    8:16 she definitely hated the yellow tail

  • ThePranker Ori
    ThePranker Ori 1 day ago

    Mdma moooooh 😂 (Ectsasy)

  • Roserielle888
    Roserielle888 1 day ago

    this video just convinced my boyfriend to begin to try an array of sushi when he never has truly wanted to and was never really interested. thank you for this video! such an amazing chef who I one day hope and pray to be able to meet and enjoy his magic! Cooking is my forte, I knew the chef's seriousness by that glare he gave his work. We tend to stare down our masterpieces!! Thank you again! 😊

  • Max Lindner
    Max Lindner 1 day ago

    I hate when they film peoples faces while eating.

  • ATV HogHunter
    ATV HogHunter 1 day ago

    Seriously...
    I put you guys on mute as soon as I pull you up!!! I have never seen better orgasms anywhere on the internet... And the CIA can contest....

  • Paul Valentine
    Paul Valentine 1 day ago

    I like that - unlike a lot of television chefs - he does not wear any rings, bands or watches - this is important that they do this to keep sanitation - you can wash your hands - but do you wash your rings, bands or watches? This was important to my boss when I worked at a sushi restaurant - (He would even shake my hand when I met him - talk about careful!)

    • J W
      J W 1 day ago

      Paul Valentine boooooring


  • JEDIDIAH ROUNDSTONE

    That thing on his head needs to be ripped off

  • Analog trading
    Analog trading 2 days ago

    i literally cried. this video is so perfect.

  • Juicy Bear
    Juicy Bear 2 days ago

    so dramatic 😭😭...love it!

  • Eptagramma
    Eptagramma 2 days ago

    I practise Aikido, love and feel Japan's culture since I was a child.
    Watching this video makes me cry, really.

    Thank you so much from Italy

  • Shaun K.S.
    Shaun K.S. 2 days ago

    A perfect example on how to make videos.

  • Gabriel Ch
    Gabriel Ch 2 days ago

    fockin americons

  • Jessica Lin
    Jessica Lin 2 days ago

    oh my god, this is incredible guys! The content, the food, the editing, picture and MAGIC. I am literally staring at the screen mesmerized and drooling. Beautiful.
    p.s. is it one of those places that you'd need a local to take you in?

  • EveryDayMan808
    EveryDayMan808 2 days ago

    wow...sugoi!

  • The Dude
    The Dude 2 days ago

    your sushi etiquette is appalling!

  • Lamron333
    Lamron333 3 days ago

    Another channel about hipsters eating,.... original,....

  • M MJ
    M MJ 3 days ago

    这好吃?????????????

  • Shelby Simmons
    Shelby Simmons 3 days ago

    This is the most beautiful video of theirs I've ever seen. Being someone who has a passion for food and seeing him work is almost tear jerking.

  • Adam K.
    Adam K. 3 days ago

    lets dont make out of food more than it is... food.

  • Rogue Tomato
    Rogue Tomato 3 days ago

    You haven't heard of Jiro...

  • It's not allowed to reply on my comments

    stop using words like" shit " in that amazing place.. The video was great nonetheless

  • Sprezza tura
    Sprezza tura 3 days ago

    So if you dont ask for the price of the fish, how do you pay for it ? How do you budget and account for costs.

  • Steve Kimble S.
    Steve Kimble S. 3 days ago

    Is this real life?

  • stephie3
    stephie3 3 days ago

    Why did this make me cry? I just love sushi so much

  • xGoodOldSmurfehx
    xGoodOldSmurfehx 3 days ago

    truely a grandmaster of sushi

    his cutting precision is impressive, especially considering hes cutting fish

  • Mighty Murph
    Mighty Murph 4 days ago

    I wonder if Hiroyuki San is familiar with this guy. If you never heard of him, check out diaries of a sushi chef

  • LucKenjiS
    LucKenjiS 4 days ago

    Stop bumping foods against each other.

  • Hassan Jassim
    Hassan Jassim 4 days ago

    i booked on the year 2072

    • nowgaku
      nowgaku 2 days ago

      Oh,you are lucky, I'm on 2100.


  • Beat Shin
    Beat Shin 4 days ago

    I'm trying to find the song that starts at 1:50, does anyone knows

  • SummerIZSunshine
    SummerIZSunshine 4 days ago

    Love this guys~ Can't wait to see more of these kind of videos. :)

    • SummerIZSunshine
      SummerIZSunshine 4 days ago

      Simon and Martina Already watched it too. It was so heartwarming I really want to eat there! Great video as well I hope you guys keep making them I'm happy to wait. :)


    • Simon and Martina
      Simon and Martina 4 days ago

      +SummerIZSunshine we just did another one last week, on Sugalabo. Check it out!


  • J W
    J W 4 days ago

    Why have you got sushi on your head man??

  • Rachel Vallery Do
    Rachel Vallery Do 4 days ago

    Sushi is one of my most fave food omg ;-; and can I just say how handsome Simon has gotten after he worked out and changed his hair style haha

  • Big T Ardoin
    Big T Ardoin 5 days ago

    His barber missed a spot. Where are my scissors.

  • Greasyphil420
    Greasyphil420 5 days ago

    Is sushi really that good?

    • Simon and Martina
      Simon and Martina 4 days ago

      +Greasyphil420 some sushi is. Not all. I've had some bad sushi. I've also had some transcendental sushi, like in this video.


  • what whatthefuckisthatbrowhatthefuckisthat

    His bold head is shiny.

  • vag sam
    vag sam 6 days ago

    That nigga in 11:40 almost fainted , he literally looks like he gonna c*m. Bruhh. I thought everything was exaggerated until i saw this, and i believed

  • Laurence Kavanagh
    Laurence Kavanagh 6 days ago

    so much sushi, I bet there Hg levels are crazy

  • Ben Walter
    Ben Walter 6 days ago

    Saitou? No he is Saitama!

  • DeadEndFrog
    DeadEndFrog 6 days ago

    saito dreams of sushi

  • SerahPoopsalot
    SerahPoopsalot 6 days ago

    id need super sized pieces lol

  • Error 10110
    Error 10110 6 days ago

    Why does that chicks face annoy me so much? Anyway, good vids except the proper lack of description of flavor.

  • MotherfFxxxingTough

    11:29 - 11:33 A statement worthy of a master craftsman!

  • Rasymi Warraduhita
    Rasymi Warraduhita 7 days ago

    What about Jiro Ono??

  • 勧告世帯
    勧告世帯 7 days ago

    実用的なフックがすべての人にお勧めがあります

    Amazon販売 https://www.amazon.co.jp/dp/B07256BRK4

  • Retr0
    Retr0 7 days ago

    Wait...he's Japanese agent47??

  • vhina feronica
    vhina feronica 7 days ago

    Been watching you guys a few months now and now I can definitely say you are my favourite youtuber!
    I love you guys! Your videos are amazing and touching. How you edit them are so beautiful.
    Totally inspiring \(^o^)/

  • William Kim
    William Kim 8 days ago

    lol the dude in 5:34 was talking in korean

  • frank todaro
    frank todaro 8 days ago

    Oh its just sushi, this is B-Food porn

  • YoungExplorer
    YoungExplorer 8 days ago

    Hey I ate here once, that was 1 hour ago and I'm still getting an orgasm from the food...IIIII WWWAAANNNNTTT MMOOORREEE D:

  • TKY
    TKY 8 days ago

    たまにめっちゃ美味しいもん食べた次の日、いつも食べてる普通の朝ごはんが激マズに感じる。。
    舌は元には戻れない(*_*)

  • Anchor BRO
    Anchor BRO 8 days ago

    is the tuna fresh?
    -No its aged, Sir
    FUCK ME!

  • Anchor BRO
    Anchor BRO 8 days ago

    Saito-ma :D

    • Anchor BRO
      Anchor BRO 8 days ago

      u guys get it right?....or left? ONE PUNNNNN


  • lipe of juan martinez

    Heavy breathing

  • artbytandy
    artbytandy 8 days ago

    If 90% of the flavor from Sushi is from the rice... Why don't I skip the overpriced Sushi and just make me some good rice and eat that?

  • Drie Pongs
    Drie Pongs 8 days ago

    so whose the best Sushi Master? Saito or Jiro ?

  • Douglas Mathieu
    Douglas Mathieu 8 days ago

    Am I the only one who was really creeped out when Simon ate the sushi while staring deeply into my eyes?

  • Steve Adams
    Steve Adams 9 days ago

    I don't understand why so many unlike 🤷🏻‍♂️

  • CarbTheVeganUp
    CarbTheVeganUp 9 days ago

    Lets empty the oceans FASTER!!!....unconsious id***s ;)O

  • anthony Tonno
    anthony Tonno 9 days ago

    omg😍😍😍

  • Shika Shika
    Shika Shika 9 days ago

    11:37 it's so good dude had an orgasm...

  • BuhHuh
    BuhHuh 9 days ago

    Unbelivebly good video. You guys are just awesome <3

  • Blave
    Blave 9 days ago

    Using chopstix?

  • RJ
    RJ 9 days ago

    There is nothing more gross than watching people put food in their mouths and eat. This video was perfect apart from that. We don't need to see the guys tongue every time he eats a lump of fish. Just saying.

  • Hey Guys
    Hey Guys 9 days ago

    JIRO-SAN IS THE BEST. THIS VIDEO WAS A WASTE OF TIME.

    • Hey Guys
      Hey Guys 7 days ago

      Neither did you.


    • Simon and Martina
      Simon and Martina 7 days ago

      +Hey Guys I'm guessing you ate at both in order to come to this opinion. 🍣


  • MrGrizmint
    MrGrizmint 9 days ago

    the autistic neil degrasse tyson of sushi without the degree

  • Albonker Goon
    Albonker Goon 9 days ago

    You can't tell you eat sushi that often :')

  • TheMegusAlexandrus
    TheMegusAlexandrus 9 days ago

    he handles the fish as an artist handles the colors and the easel. no wonder his sushis are a work of culinary art.

  • Miss Clark
    Miss Clark 10 days ago

    Wow watching this video has made me a sub. Thank you

  • RedHunter
    RedHunter 10 days ago

    Is he the son of Jiro?

  • hadouken_1289 av
    hadouken_1289 av 10 days ago

    guys how safe it is to eat sushi in japan given that this anisakis parasite is dangerous

  • xpatp jtpkptm
    xpatp jtpkptm 10 days ago

    寿司は世界一!韓国人はキムチ?www

  • Stan van sundert
    Stan van sundert 10 days ago

    How can you be so hiped about fish and Rice?

  • Camren
    Camren 10 days ago

    SO. I just scrolled through almost until the end of time of the comments on this video and read through almost every single one. Im not sure if you'll see this, Simon and Martina, but you're both incredibly strong to not let the haters get to you. Just reading these comments as a long time subscriber made me so frustrated and sad :"( But know that at the end of the day your NASTY family is always here, and I for one will love each and every single video you guys do. Your point of view in life is something special, and I freaking love this vid - its so artfully done. Thank you for being unapologetically yourselves, its people like you who bring something special to the lives of normal people like me :) - Carmen from Sydney Australia :D

    • Camren
      Camren 8 days ago

      <3 So much love for you guys! And its your attitude towards this negativity that also really inspires me! I'm someone who used to be pretty sensitive about negative comments about myself or my work - but seeing how you guys deal with these comments have really helped me out! THANK YOU! ^u^


    • Simon and Martina
      Simon and Martina 8 days ago

      +Camren thank you for the lovely comment! Of course bad comments don't get us down. I can't expect everyone in the world to like us; that'd be unreasonable. But with the few people that do like us, I'm happy we can make videos they enjoy :)


  • BOB DA PIG
    BOB DA PIG 10 days ago

    who's watching this while eating sushi

  • Sebastian Restrepo
    Sebastian Restrepo 10 days ago

    I feel like everyone in that room is stoned of their mind enjoying that sushi 😂

  • DoseofCoby
    DoseofCoby 10 days ago

    what is that violin????

  • alejandro vargas
    alejandro vargas 11 days ago

    Relax is not so much, it's just sushi, it bothers me so much exaggeration, if it's very good but not for the fancy orgasms they had

  • Ying Hung Sze
    Ying Hung Sze 11 days ago

    I am one of his staff. Learning from him is an amazing experience. As shown here he is so down to earth. So humble. Knowing Saito-san and learning from him is one of the best thing that has happened to me. Thank you Simon and Martina, for allowing others to know chef Saito better. Absolutely love this video.

    • Ying Hung Sze
      Ying Hung Sze 10 days ago

      Thank you. And I really hope they see it too. So they know how much I appreciate their efforts


    • Alvaro Asiares
      Alvaro Asiares 10 days ago

      Ying Hung Sze Simon and Martina need to see this kind of comments. 💗


  • MrPiffPaff
    MrPiffPaff 11 days ago

    This was definately a shameful display. Even from just watching the video i felt ashamed. I highly respect the sushi master for keeping calm and not throwing you out. How the hell do you think it's okay to watch the sushi master doing his work in such a childish way? Furthermore you show no respect by dressing you like you did. Also why the hell do you just touch the other guest? You definately have no clue of japanese culture. Such a dishonorable behaviour.

    • Simon and Martina
      Simon and Martina 11 days ago

      +MrPiffPaff errr, you know he invited us, right? All of the other guests in the room are our friends; we booked the entire room. How do you think we got an interview with him?


  • Katastrawfairy
    Katastrawfairy 11 days ago

    I know I might sound weird, but watching this passionate person doing his work made me cry (and it felt so good!). <3

  • slachijt Benhaiem
    slachijt Benhaiem 11 days ago

    Shouldn't the girl be eating with her hands. Jesus christ

  • Vede eski
    Vede eski 11 days ago

    it's only food

    • Vede eski
      Vede eski 9 days ago

      My meaning is why would anyone cry/almost cry over food


    • nowgaku
      nowgaku 9 days ago

      So what do you wanna mean, poor boy or girl?


  • DreadHead 6
    DreadHead 6 11 days ago

    when you spot filthy frank

  • Justin Widle
    Justin Widle 11 days ago

    This guy is WAY too high. lol

  • Tatvavihara
    Tatvavihara 11 days ago

    I think there is a special-ingredient-magic going on here - he adds "spice" to achieve these effects, more precisely he doses LSD regularly to sharpen his skills and he laces the sushi with heroine

  • Iliyan Bazdarski
    Iliyan Bazdarski 12 days ago

    What's the name of the song in 2.28 ;)

  • Mick Turate
    Mick Turate 12 days ago

    Thanks for wiping us out Hipsters: Enjoy your empty Oceans:
    Dave the Tuna 2030

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