Akira Back

1 Michelin Star

Born in Korean and raised in Aspen, Colorado, Chef Akira Back brings a sense of adventure and boundless creativity to his culinary creations. His portfolio of restaurants includes Kumi Japanese Restaurant + Bar at Mandalay Bay and the famed Yellowtail Japanese Restaurant & Lounge at Bellagio Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Additionally, Chef Akira opened his namesake brand, Akira Back Restaurant in New Delhi & Jakarta, DOSA in Seoul opened in May 2016, and additional locations will be opening in Toronto, Singapore, Dubai, Shanghai and in the US – Dallas and Beverly Hills.

Chef Akira’s restaurant brand focuses on modern Japanese cuisine and in 2017; Chef Akira will unveil additional restaurant brands to include both a steak and fresh fish concept respectively. Chef Akira’s enticing menus embody classic cuisine and continuously feature innovative dishes that use the freshest ingredients from the world’s top purveyors.
Country United States
Hosting Establishment Akira Back, JW Marriott Hotel Singapore South Beach
Designation Visiting Masterchef
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