COVID 19 POLICY AND PROTOCOL

 

Thank you to our customers, industry peers and community for your continued support during this strange and challenging time. 
We are looking forward to welcoming you back for dine-in starting Tuesday, July 14th. 

 

The safety of our customers and employees is our top priority. Please read through our policy and protocols before your visit:

 

RESERVATION AND DINE-IN

  • Reservations are strongly recommended due to very limited seating. 

  • To make a reservation call 604-255-5550 after 4 pm, Tue - Sun. 
    (Please make sure to speak to someone to confirm your reservation as we may not be able to check voicemail on time.) 

  • 4 people max per group

  • Reservations are limited to 1.5 hour

  • Tables can only be held for 15 minutes, or reservation will be cancelled.

  • Because we require extra time to adequately sanitize and prepare for the next customer, please do not be late or over stay your reservation.

  • At this time, reservation are available for 5 pm, 6:45 pm, and 8:30 pm only.

  • We ask that if possible, guests wear a mask when entering the restaurant and talking to employees.

  • Guests must use hand sanitizer provided and properly wash hands when using the washroom.

  • No outside food or drink will be allowed (including cakes or desserts).

  • Please note that we do not have extra space to store guest's personal belongings safely. Please bring only what you need. 

  • If you are sick or experiencing symptoms, have been in contact with sick persons or have travelled outside of Canada in the last 14 days, please stay home.

  • We have the right to refuse entry to anyone showing symptoms of Covid19.

  • All dine-in guests will need to provide one group member's full name and phone number.

  •  Guest who would like to take home their unfinished meal will be provided a takeout container for self service.  

  • If you arrive early for your reservation, please do not wait inside the restaurant.
    (After checking in, please wait outside and we’ll let you know when your table is ready.) 

  • Our kaiseki menu is available for reservation only with 24 hours notice.
    (Please note that we cannot accommodate allergies or substitutions for kaiseki.) 

 

 

TAKEOUT CUSTOMERS

  • Takeout can be ordered by phone 604-255-5550 or through our delivery partners Skip The Dishes or Uber Eats.

  • We strongly recommend ordering by phone or delivery app instead of in person to reduce face to face contact with employees.

  • We understand that our phone line may be busy. If you cannot get through, please try again in a few minutes.

  • If possible, please send only one member of your household to pick up your order.

  • If you see another customer picking up inside the restaurant, please kindly wait outside until they are done.

  • We ask that one takeout customer and one delivery courier enter the restaurant at a time.

  • At this time we are not accepting reusable bags or containers.

 

COVID 19 PROTOCOLS

  • We follow up to date regulations from the Provincial Health Officer, Vancouver Coastal Health, and WorkSafe BC.

  • Employees have received training and are CovidSafe certified.

  • Employees who are sick, at risk or showing symptoms will not come to work.

  • All employees wear masks and follow strict hygiene protocols, including proper hand washing.

  • Seating has been reduced to accommodate a 6 ft distance between tables.

  • Reduced table seating and no seating at the sushi bar.

  • Sauce bottles have been removed from tables.

  • Hand Sanitizer is available on each table and front counter.

  • Washrooms are cleaned and sanitized every 30 minutes or as needed.

  • Tables and seats are sanitized between use.

  • Our menu books are wiped and sanitized between use.

  • Increased sanitizing of counters, surfaces and high touch areas and items (like washroom doorknob, credit card machine, etc).

 

While things are quite different for the time being, we are still the same Kishimoto at heart. We will make changes to our policies and protocols as required. We sincerely thank you for your continued support. 
 

HOURS

Tuesday - Sunday

5:00 PM - 9:45 PM 

Re-open for dine in Tuesday, July 14th. 
CLOSED

Monday 

*we are closed some holidays and some Tuesdays*

(please see our Facebook page for updates)

2054 Commercial Drive     Vancouver, BC     v5n4a9     604-255-5550

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