Sharers & Small Plates

SHARERS

edamame (vg) (gf)
£4.30
black lava salt 
sriracha 
garlic oil 

agedashi tofu (vg) (gf)
£7.20

gently fried tofu, warmed tempura sauce, toasted nori, spring onions & mooli

spicy tuna crispy rice 
£10.90
our signature tuna tartare on a bed of crisped sushi rice served with chopped chives

tebasaki wings £8.50

grilled chicken wings with a sweet and savoury tebasaki sauce

chicken kara-age (gf option) £8.50

chicken thigh marinated in soy, ginger & garlic, fried and served with sriracha mayo

takoyaki

£7.90
round batter snacks with a small piece of octopus in the centre, tonkatsu sauce, sriracha mayo & bonito flakes

nasu dengaku (vg) (gf)

£6.50
aubergine baked in a sweet miso glaze with sesame

pumpkin korroke (vg)
£6.90
2 pumpkin croquettes topped with tonkatsu sauce, vegan sriracha mayo & aonori

ebi stak (available cheltenham only) £8.50

nori based toast, seasoned, minced king prawn, sesame, served with wasabi mayo and ginger. prawn toast, but not as you know it!

BAO BUNS

filled with finely sliced raw cabbage, homemade pickles and choice of

marinated duck with teriyaki sauce £7.90

chicken kara-age with sriracha mayo £6.90

softshell crab tempura with crab sauce £8.90

shiitake mushroom tempura with tonkatsu sauce (vg) £6.90

TEMPURA

lightly battered, with crispy, handmade tempura flakes, served with tempura sauce

vegetable £7.20

ebi (prawn) & vegetable £9.90

softshell crab £11.50

ebi (prawn) £9.90

GYOZAS

KUSHIYAKI

2 chargrilled skewers, served with homemade pickles

chicken yakitori with spring onion in a yakitori sauce (gf) £7.50

shiitake mushroom with spring onion in a teriyaki sauce (vg) (gf) £6.50

sea bass with asparagus in a sweet miso sauce (gf) £9.50

Large Plates

POKE BOWL

rice bowl topped with mango, avocado, radish, spring onion, crispy onion, grated carrot, sesame, goma wakame
soy & honey dressed salmon sashimi £12.90
teriyaki chicken – gf option £11.90
teriyaki vegetable – not available in london (gf) (vg) £10.90
spicy tuna – (gf) £14.50
crispy tofu – (gf) (vg) £11.50

KATSU CURRY

rice bowl topped with mango, avocado, radish, spring onion, crispy onion, grated carrot, sesame, goma wakame
soy & honey dressed salmon sashimi £12.90
teriyaki chicken – gf option £11.90
teriyaki vegetable – not available in london (gf) (vg) £10.90
spicy tuna– (gf) £14.50
crispy tofu – (gf) (vg) £11.50

YAKI UDON

Udon noodles fried with pepper, onion, sesame and soy
TOPPINGS 
chashu japanese braised pork belly £12.90
vegetable
firm tofu & seasonal vegetables (vg) £10.9u

JAPANESE SALADS

wafu salad – (vg) £8.90
mixed salad with avocado, mango, edamame and a wafu dressing
add grilled sea bass £14.90
add chargrilled chicken £12.90
add soy tossed tofu £11.90

glass noodle salad – (vg) £8.90
glass noodles mixed with charred vegetables, dressed with sesame and
spring onion
add grilled sea bass £14.90
add chargrilled chicken £12.90
add soy tossed tofu (vg) £11.90

TERYAKI – gf option

sweet teriyaki glaze, served with rice, vegetables & raw cabbage
beef fillet £26.90
chicken thigh £13.90
chargrilled vegetables & seasonal greens (vg) £11.00

RAMAN

noodles, tea-stained boiled egg, bean sprouts, pak choi, naruto, spring onion, ginger, bamboo shoots, nori, sesame & crispy onion
TOPPINGS
chicken nanban £13.90
lightly battered chicken thigh. broth choice: chicken or pork
chashu £13.90
japanese braised pork belly. broth choice: chicken or pork
vegetable vg option – gf option £12.90
firm tofu & seasonal vegetables in a delicious vegetable broth

 

Sides

miso soup (gf) £3.00
japanese pickles
(vg) (gf option) £4.00
kimchi
£4.00
traditional side dish of fermented hakusai cabbage
seasonal japanese greens  (vg) (gf) £6.50
chargrilled, olive oil



steamed rice (vg) (gf) £2.90
house steamed rice 
with choice of seasoning
furikake(gf) £3.00
seven spice
(vg) (gf) £3.00
garlic
(vg) (gf)  £3.0

Sushi and Sashimi

HOSOMAKI

8 piece small sushi roll
sea bream with tobiko £7.90
tuna (gf) £7.90
ebi (prawn) (gf) £6.90
salmon (gf) £7.50
avocado (vg) (gf) £7.20
cucumber (vg) (gf) £6.50

FUTOMAKI

5 piece large sushi roll
kimchi seafood (mildly spicy) £9.90
prawn tempura £11.90
with tobiko, seared salmon & kimchi mayo
mixed vegetable (vg) – gf option £9.50
chicken katsu £9.90
panko fried chicken

KIBOU SIGNATURE FUTOKAMI ROLLS

spider roll £16.90
10 piece, soft shell crab tempura, shiso leaf, tobiko, sriracha mayo

volcano roll £16.90
10 piece, salmon, avocado & tobiko, dipped in tempura batter, fried and drizzled with special KIBOU sauces!

fuji roll – not available in London £16.90

10 piece mixed seafood futomaki coated in panko bread crumbs, deep fried and drizzled with spicy mayo &
unagi sauce

CALIFORNIA ROLL

8 piece inside out sushi roll
ebi yukari £11.90
prawn tempura, avocado, tobiko, yukari, red amaranth
spicy tuna & avocado (gf) £11.90
crab with cucumber & avocado (gf) £11.90
salmon & avocado (gf) £11.50
grilled teriyaki eel & cucumber £12.50
mixed seafood gf – option  £12.50
mixed vegetable (vg) – gf option £9.90
jazz roll £16.90
kimchi prawn tempura, avocado and tamago california roll, topped with eel, tuna, tempura flakes and unagi sauce
lantern roll
8 piece salmon or tuna topped roll, soft shell crab tempura, mango, avocado, tempura flakes & tobiko
salmon £16.50
tuna £18.90

GUNKAN

GUNKAN
2 piece, nori wrapped around rice & topped with a choice of ingredient
scallop £6.90
tobiko £5.90
ikura (gf) £7.90
spicy tuna (gf) £6.90
teriyaki salmon £6.50
gunkan platter £16.50
5 piece, chef’s selection, gunkan

NIGIRI

2 piece hand-pressed sushi
hamachi (yellowtail) (gf) £5.90
unagi (grilled teriyaki eel) £5.50
tuna (gf) £5.50
seabass (gf) £4.50
saba (marinated mackerel) (gf) £5.50
scallop (gf) £5.90
salmon (gf) £4.20
beef tataki – gf option £5.90
sea bream (gf) £4.20
ebi (prawn) (gf) £4.20
avocado (vg) (gf) £4.20
grilled red pepper (vg) (gf) £3.90
nigiri 7 (gf option) £12.50
7 piece chef’s selection nigiri
aburi nigiri £15.90
8 piece nigiri, salmon, tuna, yellowtail & sea bream seared briefly and dressed in aburi sauce

SASHIMI 

6 slices of the freshest raw fish
hamachi (yellowtail) (gf) £12.50
tuna (gf) £11.50
scallop (gf) £10.50
salmon (gf) £8.90
sea bream (gf) £8.90
sea bass (gf) £8.90
saba (mackerel) (gf) £8.90
new style sashimi  £12.90
8 piece, seared sashimi, chilli, mooli, red amaranth & yuzu dressing; typically prepared with seabass, salmon, sea-bream & tuna
sashimi moriawase (gf) £19.50
13 pieces of the freshest sashimi, selected by chef
chirashizushi (gf) £14.00
the word “chirashi” means “scattered” – this is a bowl of seasoned rice topped with a variety of the freshest sashimi, mooli, shiso leaf, tamago, ikura & spring onion – OISHII!!!

TATAKA

8 piece seared meat or fish, marinated and seasoned with kimchi, chives & aburi sauce
tuna £14.50
salmon £12.50
beef £16

TEMAKI

1 piece, hand rolled sushi in a cone shape filled with seasoned rice and a choice of filling
california (gf) £6.00
crab, cucumber & avocado
salmon & avocado (gf) £4.90
teriyaki duck £4.70
spider roll £7.20
soft-shell crab & tobiko
spicy tuna & avocado (gf) 5.90
grilled teriyaki eel & cucumber £6.90
mixed vegetable (vg) – gf option £4.50

Sharing and Mixed Platters

jo moriawase – 20 piece – gf option £32.50

a delicious mixed selection of sushi chosen by our chef – perfect for
sharing or easy to eat on your own if you’re hungry! 

yasai moriawase – 17 piece 
(v) – vg option – gf option £21.90
vegetarian sushi selection chosen by our chef – perfect for sharing!

salmon zukushi gf option £17.90
4 salmon sashimi, 4 salmon nigiri, 4 salmon & avocado california roll 

tuna zukushi (gf) £21.50

4 tuna sashimi, 4 tuna nigiri, 4 spicy tuna & cucumber california

Kids Menu

MEALS

BENTO BOX 
£8.00
Edamame beans, chicken katsu, cucumber hosomaki and chocolate mochi

KATSU CURRY  (vg option)
£8.00
Panko fried and served with steamed rice, Japanese pickles
and our delicious homemade katsu curry sauce. Choice of chicken,
prawn or vegetables

RAMEN (vg option)
£8.00
Noodles, tea-stained boiled egg, bean sprouts, pak choi,
naruto, spring onion, ginger, bamboo shoots, nori, sesame &
crispy onion with your choice of chicken, pork or tofu

POKE BOWL  (vg option) £8.00
Rice bowl topped with either chicken, salmon or vegetables
with mango, avocado, spring onion, crispy onion, grated carrot,
sesame and goma wakame

PUDDING – £3.50
mochi ice cream – (v) (gf)
ask for todays selection
vanilla ice cream (v) (gf)
apple gyoza vg – option 

DRINKS 

orange juice – £2
apple juice 
– £2
pineapple 
– £2

We cannot guarantee that our dishes do not contain traces of nuts, soy beans, milk, eggs, wheat, shellfish, fish or other allergens. Please ask a member of staff about the ingredients in your meal before placing your order, thank you.

(v) = vegetarian
(vg) = vegan
(gf) = gluten-free

Desserts Menu

japanese garden (v)
£6.50
chocolate ganache topped with sesame mousse and finished with
chocolate soil

matcha creme brûlée (v)
£5.95 available Cheltenham only
a japanese twist on this classic french dessert

matcha crème caramel (v)
£6.00 available London only
with plum miso puree and caramel tuile

apple gyoza (v) – gf option
£6.50
mini cinnamon & apple dumplings with vanilla ice cream & salted
caramel sauce

 

 

yuzu cheesecake 
£6.50
yuzu curd topped mascarpone cheesecake with a classic biscuit base

mochi ice cream mix (gf) (v)
£6.50
ask your server for today’s flavours

sorbet mix (gf) (v)
£5.00
a selection of flavours