Pacific Rim Sushi & Yakitori features all the amenities sports lovers crave, plus an abundance of Japanese cuisine, savory yakitori and island-inspired cocktails. The only yakitori lounge in Austin, Pacific Rim offers sizzling, charcoal-grilled, bamboo-skewered seafood, meat and vegetable yakitori—dishes traditionally eaten alongside beer or cocktails after a hard day’s work. Pacific Rim’s yakitori highlights include mouth-watering escolar, bacon-wrapped shrimp and scallops, baby octopus, lobster, pork belly, Wagyu beef, duck breast, eggplant and tofu.
Co-owned and operated by one of the proprietors of upscale sushi bar Maiko in downtown Austin, Pacific Rim boasts a comfortable lounge bedecked with large-screen televisions airing Austinites’ favorite sports events, and a casual bar area where sports enthusiasts can toast a variety of luscious Polynesian cocktails.
Every day is happy hour at Pacific Rim, with specials offered from 3 p.m. to closing Monday through Friday, and Saturday, 5 p.m. to closing. Happy Hour specials include $2 off any wine or cocktails; and $1 off any beer or sake. Can’t-miss happy hour priced delicacies include selections from the sushi, maki, yakitori, shooters and tapas menus, such as decadent sake mac and cheese, baked mussels and stuffed seafood mushrooms.