Japanese Appetizers

While appetizers are definitely a Western influence, Japon Rolls & Bowls brings a modern and contemporary twist to traditional Japanese cuisine. Our starters and light bites are the perfect examples of tasty Japanese snack food that can also be a full meal in itself! Of course, one is never enough, which is a testament to the quality and standard of all our dishes. Each item on the menu are some of the most beloved, all-time favorite Japanese dishes that have become popular all over the world. Our appetizers are a combination of sweet, salty, sour and rich umami flavors that will make you want more. You’ll definitely be ready for the next course.

Starters and Light Bites


Steamed soy beans with sea salt.

Gyoza (5 pc)

Deep fried Japanese dumplings. Choice of pork, chicken, or vegetarian.

Chicken Yakitori (2 pc)

Dark meat marinated chicken skewers with teriyaki sauce.

Korean Lettuce Wraps (2 pc)

Choice of chicken, pork or beef with Korean miso sauce.

Miso Soup

Soybean soup with tofu and wakame (seaweed).

Shrimp Tempura (2 pc)

Shrimp tempura with tempura sauce

Agedashi Tofu (4 pc)

Deep fried tofu with tempura sauce.

Harumaki (2 pc)

Crispy Japanese spring roll. Contains pork and vegetables.

Seaweed Salad

Traditional seaweed salad.

From soups to salad to deep-fried and grilled, we’ve got a little bit of everything just for you. Wondering what to try first? You can never go wrong with one of the most popular Japanese snack food Edamame, a staple in all Japanese restaurants and kitchens. No Japanese food menu is complete without the classic tempura and gyoza. Our take on deep-fried shrimp and dumplings is definitely a must-try. Meat-lovers can also enjoy our chicken skewers, pork spring rolls and lettuce wraps. Want to save some space for the main course? Then try our our vegetarian options including our special tofu, miso soup and seaweed salad.

Most of our starters and light bites are plant-based and vegan-friendly. Ask our servers for options that would fit your dietary needs.

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Dine with us or let us serve you catered food during your special event; either way, we’ll make sure you feel like you’re in for a delightful Asian food feast.
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14290 Lincoln St
Thornton, CO 80023

Monday – Thru – Saturday: 11AM – 9PM

Sunday: CLOSED

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