Roka Akor Scottsdale, Seafood fraud a nationwide concern

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz — Jason Alford is an executive chef here in the Valley, and is one of many chefs who claim consumers are falling for bait and switch when it comes to ordering seafood. One woman told 3 On Your … Read More


Roka Akor Scottsdale, Spring Training Menu

Spring Training Menu at Roka Akor Now that spring training is here, Japanese eatery Roka Akor is inviting customers to step up to the plate (so to speak) with its new ballpark-inspired menu. Featuring items such as Wagyu Hot Dog with Crispy … Read More


Roka Akor Scottsdale and Valentines Day

Roka Akor | Valentine’s Day Dinner When: February 14-16; 3 seatings: 5pm, 7pm and 9pm. Where: Roka Akor  in Scottsdale Details: The Valentine’s Day Menu will feature 5 different courses, beginning with Bay Scallops served with Black Tobiko and Frantoio Olive Oil. Lobster … Read More


Roka Akor Scottsdale, HH Spotlight

  Named one of the top sushi spots in the United States by Bon Appetit magazine in 2009, Roka Akor has a contemporary Japanese steak-house ambiance with a wraparound sushi bar, where patrons can watch skilled sushi chefs at work. Known for … Read More


Roka Akor Scottsdale celebrates meat month

Roka Akor is many things to many people. To some, it’s a sushi joint. To others, it’s a place for robata-grilled stuff. To most, it’s a place for shochu and sake. But for the rest of January, it’s a meat palace. … Read More


Arizona now has its very own Certified Sake Professional

A Certified Sake Professional can now be found right here in Scottsdale at Japanese steak and sushi restaurant, Roka Akor. Beverage Director Rob Holder has been granted this esteemed designation for his knowledge and experience of sake. As the only … Read More


Sake 101

Think you finally have a handle on food and wine pairings? Red wine with steak, so on and so forth. Rob Holder, Beverage Director and Certified Sake Professional at Scottsdale’s Roka Akor restaurant, has a few tips for upping the … Read More