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Sake Tumi rebrands as Red Buddha Lounge

Published July 11, 2018

Sake Tumi, the longtime Asian fusion restaurant at 714 N. Milwaukee St., has hung up its sushi-making apron and taken on a new identity as Red Buddha Lounge.


UberEATS launches Milwaukee delivery today

Published Feb. 16, 2017

Feeling hungry? Maybe you're craving sushi from Sake Tumi. Tabouleh from Casablanca. Or a Barrie Burger from AJ Bombers. Well, thanks to digital technology, there's now yet another way to satiate your craving. UberEATS officially launches its Milwaukee delivery service today.


Sake Tumi closes temporarily to accommodate refresh, new menu

Published July 6, 2016

Sake Tumi, the Asian fusion sushi restaurant on Milwaukee Street, has announced that it will be closed for the next month to accommodate renovations. Changes include a new menu designed by new master sushi chef, James Oh.


Downtown dining at Sake Tumi

Published June 13, 2013

We went to Sake Tumi last night to participate in Downtown Dining Week and because we never went there before.


Milwaukee's best Japanese, 2011: Izumi's

Published Oct. 21, 2011

Izumi's, 2150 N. Prospect Ave., has earned a reputation in Milwaukee for friendly, accommodating service, as well as a tasty menu that doesn't break the bank. While it didn't win last year, readers have again chose Izumi's as their favorite Japanese restaurant. Sake Tumi and Fuyiyama almost tied for second and third places.


Sushi guide

Published May 15, 2010

There was a time, not long ago, when eating sushi was considered an exotic and somewhat strange act. Now, it's a dining staple. There are grade school children who ask for California rolls as often as traditional fare like macaroni and cheese and pizza. We compiled a list of area restaurants that specialize in sushi.


Downtown Dining Week: Sake Tumi

Published June 1, 2009

Arriving for lunch at noon, the narrow Milwaukee Street restaurant was packed and we opted to sit at the sushi bar in lieu of waiting for a table. Between the two of us, co-worker Erin Ulicki and I, we ordered one of everything on the three course "Downtown Dining Menu."


Milwaukee small event planning guide

Published Oct. 8, 2008

"Where can I book a group gathering in Milwaukee?" We get that question a lot here at, and we started to compile some answers.


Healthy dining at Sake Tumi

Published Feb. 23, 2007

There’s really no better time to begin a healthy dining program than at the start of the new year when everyone is motivated and still committed to their New Years weight loss resolutions. Our first culinary adventure takes us to that stylish little Japanese restaurant at 714 N. Milwaukee St., Sake Tumi


Owner shakes off Sake Tumi to focus on Carnevor

Published May 10, 2006

In February 2002, Omar Shaikh set out to challenge and change dining in Milwaukee with the creation of Sake Tumi, 714 N. Milwaukee St. On Tuesday, Shaikh left the business to focus on his other restaurant, Carnevor.


Carnevor raises the stakes on Milwaukee Street

Published Nov. 21, 2005

Carnevore won't be your father's steakhouse when it opens in December. Say good-bye to your typical notion of what a steakhouse looks and feels like. The restaurant, for a start, will be owned by a group of businessmen with a lot already at stake on Milwaukee Street.