Why is it when I visit a big city (or vicinity), I have to try the sushi? I always swear never to eat seafood when I visit Phoenix. It has always been a bit sketchy - not fresh, poorly prepared, etc. Well, I broke down again while shopping at the Keirland Commons development in Scottdale and stopped in for lunch at RA Sushi Bar. ""RA"" is the god of the Sun, but in this context, I think it stands for ""really awful"". From the barely in high-school hostesses checking out the vacationing college hunks to the inattentive wait staff, to the disorganized kitchen, this place was a disaster. The decor was a jumble of cliche's - hint to interior designers: painting things red and black does not make them asian...
Pros: Air conditioning
Cons: everything else