Shiroi Hana Japanese Restaurant was established in 1984 in the heart of Center City and the esteemed Philadelphia theatre district. In English translation, shiroi defines white and hana defines flower. This term signifies the pure and delicateness of authentic Japanese cuisine. Unlike other Asian countries that enhances the flavor of their dishes with spices and rich sauces, the dishes of Japan are subtle yet profound which brings out the qualities of their natural state. The Japanese consider their dishes more than object of consumption; rather it stimulates all five senses. One aspect is the artistic visual presentations that are skillfully arranged by the knowledgeable chefs. In all, the patron will receive a unique and an unforgettable experience.