Ridgefield, WA – LongHouse and the Cowlitz Tribe announced LongHouse, Raw Bar, Sushi and Noodle Shoppe is one of a select few restaurants opening in next month in the new ilani. This traditional Japanese style restaurant is located inside the $510 million, 368,000-square-foot casino, located just north of Portland, Oregon on Interstate 5.
The cozy longhouse design displays original Salish artwork set amongst natural cut timber, black metal pendant fixtures, and ocean blue accents. The high ceiling and clean lines of the interior space are sure to relax guests as they enjoy delicious cuisine at intimate tables or a more sociable experience at the expansive bar.
The Sushi and Noodle Chefs have well over forty years’ experience in their craft and take pride in providing unparalleled freshness and quality while insisting on being the most creative Craftsmen in the greater Northwest. LongHouse showcases ocean-fresh handcrafted sushi from the Pacific Northwest and authentic handmade noodle dishes, as well as a signature meatball, in a dining environment inspired by nature. A floor-to-ceiling picture window dominates the space, bringing in natural light and breathtaking views.
The bar extends 40 feet through the restaurant to accommodate up to 42 patrons, and features a sizeable array of saké, as well as many Asian and craft beers, and signature craft cocktails.
Located on a 156-acre site in La Center, Washington, ilani, developed by the Cowlitz Tribe and Salishan-Mohegan, a partnership that includes Mohegan Sun, one of the world’s foremost gaming and entertainment developers and operators, is the West Coast’s premier gaming, dining, entertainment and meeting destination. With 368,000 total square feet, ilani includes 100,000 square feet of gaming space with 2,500 slots and 75 gaming tables; 15 different restaurants, bars and retail outlets; and a 2,500-seat meeting and entertainment venue hosting nationally recognized performances. ilani is slated to open in late spring 2017. For more information, visit www.ilaniresort.com and follow Ilani on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.