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Blackbird Izakaya exterior
Blackbird replaces Republic Diner. Photo by Eric Sandler
Blackbird Izakaya uni spaghetti
Spaghetti with creamy sea urchin sauce. Photo by Eric Sandler
Blackbird Izakaya interior
Chef Billy Kin prepares a dish. Photo by Eric Sandler
Blackbird Izakaya ribeye skewer
Grilled ribeye rolled with scallions. Courtesy photo
Blackbird Izakaya chicken skewer
Chicken breast with torched roe mayo. Courtesy photo