Chef Masa is proud be catering one of the benefit dinners for the upcoming Triangle Wine Experience on Friday, February 3rd. Proceeds from the weekend’s activities will go to benefit the Frankie Lemmon School and Developmental Center in Raleigh, NC. Eliza Kraft Olander and Chris Johnson, members of the Frankie Lemmon Board of Directors, are hosting the event…. Read more

Putting Our Sake On The Map!

Posted:  12/16/2015

Waraji Japanese Restaurant has the largest selection of sakes in the Carolinas. With over 50 different sakes to choose from, our customers enjoy the full spectrum of flavors and intricacies from the island of Japan. However, given our impressive inventory, it’s difficult to showcase all of our sakes at once. So, last year we chose… Read more

“Give the Drummer Some” Benefit Concert Sunday, August 23 marks the 3rd annual “Give the Drummer Some” benefit concert at B.N. Duke Auditorium on the campus of North Carolina Central University. The goal of the event is to raise awareness and funding for the NCCU Jazz Studies program, a school that has produced countless notable… Read more

This coming Wednesday, July 15, Waraji’s own Chef Masa, along with renowned Sake Sommelier, Tiffany Dawn Soto, will be hosting a one-of-a-kind Popup dinner at 7:30pm at the Raleigh Wine Shop! Masa has been refining his sushi acumen for the past 18 years. Included in that passion, however, is a keen understanding of and appreciation… Read more