Kalamazoo to get new sushi restaurant

Posted at 2:18 PM, Jan 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-05 14:19:04-05

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – Downtown Kalamazoo is about to get a new a sushi restaurant.

Maru Sushi & Grill is planned for the Depot building at 427 E. Michigan Ave.  The restaurant will offer sushi, soups, salads and noodle dishes. They will also have a liquor license.

The restaurant is owned by Robert Song who also owns restaurants inGrand Rapids, East Lansing, Okemos and Midland.  Song is spending about $650,000 in remodeling the space.

The restaurant is expected to employ about 35 people.  It is expected to open later this summer.