Drawing on the Wabi-sabi philosophy – the honest beauty of finishes and materials is articulated throughout the space. Texture and the patina of age are celebrated. Similarly, light and shadow are carefully interplayed so that the subtlelties of both are shown – the central pergola being just one example of this manipulation.A brand new high end restaurant offer from the Japan Centre Group. Sakagura will offer an extensive sake and shochu menu as well as Hakata yakitori, sushi, sashimi and hand-made udon and soba noodles. The overall look of the restaurant is created through the contrast of rich, dark materials such as Shou Sugi Ban charred timber with dramatic statement lighting.