Bars & Clubs

Sake Progra

2017 Winner: PABU

Photo Credit: Allison Webber

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Downtown Crossing’s swank Millennium Tower houses this high-end izakaya from San Francisco celeb-chef Michael Mina, a posh place to enjoy fancy yakitori, sushi, sashimi and Wagyu steaks. Among its assets is a stellar sake program from Mayuka Yatomi, a genteel, engaging, never-supercilious sommelier equally adept at guiding connoisseurs and novices. Alongside silky-smooth general manager Linchul Shin, she’s one of a team of polished hospitality pros that make PABU’s skyscraping prices easier to swallow.

PABU

3 Franklin St., Boston • (857) 327-7228
pabuboston.com