The Real Deal New York

Nobu at 20

A look at how the Tribeca sushi staple changed the neighborhood
November 23, 2014 04:00PM

From Luxury Listings NYC: It all started when a Japanese chef and restaurateur, Nobu Matsuhisa, met a customer, actor Robert De Niro, at a small sushi restaurant — Matsuhisa’s first spot — in Beverly Hills in the late ’80s. A few years after that encounter, the two men became business partners and opened the first Nobu restaurant in a warehouse owned by De Niro in Tribeca. [more]