Akira Back creates nostalgic dining experiences, inspired by the diverse culinary influences acquired during his upbringing and through his global travels around the world. His menus are a melting pot of culture, which present each guest with his stories and expressions that can be enjoyed and appreciated on a personal level. 

Chef Back’s passion is to provide a food and beverage experience that is unique and leaves people emotionally connected with aspects of his food, personality and life. This provides a rare and memorable experience, with each guest becoming an expert of what Chef Back is all about. This idea is precisely what is behind the success of the Akira Back brand. 

Akira Back

Akira Back, the namesake restaurant, is a vibrant tribute to the ever-evolving world of Japanese cuisine. Here, dining is elevated to an art form, where the highest standards of culinary excellence, unparalleled service, and an immersive atmosphere converge to create an unforgettable experience.

Within these restaurant walls resides a mosaic of Chef Akira Back's heritage and life experiences - intricately woven with the threads of his culinary training. The menu draws inspiration from Chef Akira's globetrotting adventures, and the myriad spices and influences he has gathered during his journey. As both a professional snowboarder and seasoned chef, his life story infuses each dish with a unique touch, revealing the essence of his life's journey.

Chef Akira's passion lies in crafting a space and dishes that transcend the ordinary, forging an emotional connection between people and the facets of his food, his personality, and his life.


Welcome to ABSteak, where dry-aged meats, expertly crafted cocktails, and world-class service converge - creating a Korean BBQ experience like no other. Our in-house dry-aging room is where the alchemy begins, where the finest cuts of meat are transformed into flavorful treasures. At every table, smokeless grills await, surrounded by an abundance of traditional Korean dishes made in the highest caliber.

Anything but your typical Korean BBQ, ABSteak stands as a testament to where the heart and soul of authentic Korean flavors seamlessly intertwine with the essence of a fine steakhouse - a realm where world-class ingredients and service meet under one roof.


At DASHA, we're turning the spotlight on authentic Chinese cuisine with an electrifying modern twist. Our menu is a testament to our unwavering commitment to sourcing only the freshest, locally-sourced ingredients while honoring timeless Chinese cooking traditions. But it's not just about the food—it's about the entire experience.

DASHA is a place where flavors aren't just savored; they're celebrated in the company of friends. Picture private karaoke rooms that resonate with laughter and echoes of joy, adding an electric vibe to your dining experience. It's where 5-star culinary mastery collides with a rich, vibrant atmosphere - where you can savor each dish and sing your heart out.


Dosa earned the coveted Michelin Star in Seoul, Korea and is a bastion of detailed artistry, both in cuisine and in creating unforgettable experiences. The menu celebrates an ever-changing array of locally sourced, organic ingredients, carefully curated to harmonize with the four seasons, all complemented by impeccable service.

Chef Akira, with his mastery of culinary techniques and a lifetime of rich experiences, combines these elements to craft a dining experience that stands in a category of its own.

Stepping into Dosa, you are instantly transported to a realm of exclusivity, with limited seating that nurtures an intimate ambiance. The wine selection is a treasure trove, sure to pique the curiosity of even the most discerning wine aficionado. At Dosa, we thrive on pushing culinary boundaries, crafting an unforgettable dining experience where flavors and combinations know no limits.


Step into the electrifying world of Lumi by Akira Back, a high-energy, high-end haven where modern design elements and bursts of color collide. It's a one-of-a-kind experience, where dining, imbibing, and socializing unite in an eclectic setting.

Amidst the backdrop of lively DJ beats, Lumi by Akira Back invites you to indulge in inventive shareable plates and craft-sake cocktails. Star dishes include the ever-popular Akira Back pizza and the enigmatic Lumi's mystery box. And for sushi enthusiasts, Lumi offers a vast selection of sushi rolls, nigiri and sashimi.

Lumi’s menu is a tapestry of adventurous Nikkei flavors that explores the delicate artistry and whimsy of Japanese culinary traditions, with the bold, spirited spices of Peru and Brazil. It's a menu that defines a new culinary frontier, one where Peruvian ingredients like tropical fish, quinoa, and aji amarillo peppers are masterfully shaped by Japanese techniques.

ABar Lounge & Rooftop

ABar Lounge is where the ordinary transforms into the extraordinary, where the mundane is left behind. Step into a world that's upscale yet unpretentious, where you'll immerse yourself in lively music, surrounded by the best company life has to offer – friends and loved ones.

Experience a menu straight from Akira Back, offering both fiery hot and refreshingly cool dishes. Our cocktails are true works of art, each sip a masterpiece. Craft beers and natural wines round out the selection, ensuring there's something for every taste.

At ABar Lounge our mixologists are the maestros of the cocktail world, perfecting tried-and-true cocktails that'll never go out of style. They're constantly pushing the boundaries of creativity, conjuring up new concoctions that'll surprise and delight. When you step into ABar Lounge, you're stepping into a world where the magic of mixology knows no bounds.


ABbq, is where the celebrated flavors and stories of Korea come to life in every bite - embracing the sizzle, the smoke, and the savory traditions of Korean BBQ. It's an art that's been perfected over generations. The tableside grills are your canvas, and marinated meats, like the legendary bulgogi and galbi, are your palette.

More than just Korean BBQ; it's the whole symphony of flavors. Enter the banchan, the delightful side dishes - the soul of every meal. From piping-hot bap (cooked rice) to comforting guk, tang, jjiae (soups and stews), the fiery gochujang or ganjang, and the ever-present kimchi – each dish tells a story of Korea's rich culinary heritage.

ABbq is our way of taking these age-old traditions and letting them burst to life. We source only the finest ingredients, meats, and craft them with thoughtful precision.

AB Sushi

AB Sushi, where chef Akira Back’s legacy comes alive - showcasing masterfully crafted sushi and sashimi at its finest. This is a celebration of ingredients, with the world's freshest fish drawn from waters across the globe.

This modern Japanese menu extends its embrace to an extensive sake list, one that's expertly curated to complement each and every flavor. Among these treasures, you'll find Akira Back's own sake brand—a testament to his unwavering commitment to the art of flavor.

For seafood aficionados, AB Sushi is a piscatorial paradise, an array of choices to cater to every taste and level of expertise. It's the place where meticulously crafted sushi meets a world of flavor.