Roka Akor Refreshes its menu with fall-centric sushi

Light and fresh, sushi is a classic summertime staple. But with a host of fall flavors showcased in creative sushi rolls and warming Japanese-inspired dishes from executive chef Brett Vibber, Roka Akor is still the place to eat this autumn. … Read More

GE Monogram “Kitchens in Paradise” Challenge

July 10, 2013–The GE Monogram Design Center hosted an evening of cooking demonstrations to celebrate its grand opening. Guests dined on delectable dishes by chefs Paul Virant of Perennial Virant, Brett Vibber of Roka Akor, and Jared Van Camp of … Read More

Skinny Socials® Summer Solstice White Party at Roka Akor

As we welcome summer, dress in your white attire and enjoy an evening of low calorie cocktails and delicious, high-nutrient based appetizers at one of Skinny Socials® favorite certified restaurants, Roka Akor. Enjoy wine, passed appetizers, and light vodka-based cocktails … Read More

Shochu & Sushi Wednesday Nights at Roka Bar

River North’s Roka Bar in Roka Akor Steak, Seafood, and Sushi will be offering “Shochu & Sushi” every Wednesday evening from 5pm to 7pm, through the summer. You will get to enjoy Mixologist Jason Huffman’s signature Raspberry Ginger Shochu Cocktails, infused with … Read More


The scene at Roka Akor on a Wednesday night is one you would expect from a trendy, River North spot. The only difference? This Wednesday, the restaurant rolled out its “Shochu & Sushi” nights which will occur every Wednesday this … Read More

Chicago City Picks: Roka Akor

River North’s Roka Akor takes Japanese cuisine far beyond the bounds of standard sushi fare, now complimenting its self-proclaimed “open charcoal” cuisine with a new bar menu of worth-the-trip spring cocktails and small plates, created by Executive Chef Ce Bian … Read More

Roka Akor: Always Looking to Make it New

“I had to send my wife back to China,” smiled Ce Bian (pronounced Say-Be-Ann), Group Executive Chef at Roka Akor. It was an understandable move. Over the next few weeks, the Roka Akor mini-empire is scheduled to double in size. In addition to … Read More

Roka Akor Chicago Summer Menu Review – A Place for the Perfect Date Night

It’s Chicago summer and romance is in the air.  You are on the perfect date and you don’t want it to end.  Where should you go? Roka Akor in River North with it’s new Roka Bar menu. Chicago Splash

Easter at Roka Akor Chicago

Easter at Roka Akor Chicago Sun., Mar. 31, 10:30 a.m. Roka Akor Steak & Sushi 456 N. Clark St. Prices vary | 312-477-7652 The restaurant offers a variety of special menu items throughout the day, such as tuna four ways … Read More

Chocolate jasmine cake from Roka Akor Chicago

Chicago’s Roka Akor is one of the top sushi spots in the United States, but they don’t just serve sushi. Their dessert menu is top-notch, a fact their celebrity clientele can attest to. Celebs spotted at Roka Akor include Jesse Metcalfe, William … Read More