Facts of Nobu Matsuhisa
|Full Name||Nobu Matsuhisa|
|Birth Name||Nobuyuki "Nobu" Matsuhisa|
|Birth City||Saitama Prefecture|
|No Of Children||2|
|Date of Birth||March 10,1949|
Named as one of America's Top 10 Chefs, Culinary King Nobu Matsuhisa is a Japanese celebrity chef and the owner of The Matsuhisa Restaurants and chain restaurant NOBU.
Matsuhisa is widely known for using Peruvian ingredients in Japanese dishes. He is also famous for his delicious and signature dish black cod in miso.
How Did Nobu Matsuhisa Earn His Net Worth?
Nobu Matsuhisa is estimated to have a net worth of $200 million as of 2019. He mainly earns his riches from his career as a Japanese celebrity chef and restaurateur.
It all started back in 1973 when a regular customer of the restaurant he used to work in, offered him an invitation to open a Japanese restaurant in Peru. But, it did not work out.
He later moved to Alaska and opened an eatery, but the hotel was caught under an electric fire and was burned down.
After moving on from the massive loss, he relocated to Los Angeles and started to work in a famous Japanese Restaurant, Mitsuwa, and Oshou. Later in 1987, Matsuhisa opened his own hotel in La Cienega Boulevard, Beverly Hills, California under the name Matsuhisa.
The restaurant soon gained fame and was visited by Hollywood celebrities, including Robert De Niro. Shortly after that, the two started another restaurant NOBU in Tribeca, New York City.
As of now, the sole owner of The Matsuhisa Restaurants' chef is also serving his dishes in more than 13 different places around the globe.
The two partners are planning to open branches of NOBU in six more countries. As per a reliable source, the NOBU family makes multi-million-dollar revenue every year.
Besides his earning from restaurants, he also boosts his net worth from the book he has authored. To date, he has published books like Nobu West, Nobu: The Cookbook, Nobu Now, Nobu Miami, and Nobu's Vegetarian Cookbook. He recently authored a book, World of Nobu, in 2019.
Nobu Matsuhisa has also made his debut in the entertainment industry. He has appeared in small roles in popular movies like Casino, Austin Powers in Goldmember, Memoirs of a Geisha, and The Girl from Nagasaki.
From his Instagram profile, he is reported to make $498.75 to $831.25 per sponsored post. As of 2019, he has more than 167 thousand followers with an engagement rate of 1.53%.
House And Cars
The Japanese celebrity chef is the longtime resident of Los Angeles. He bought the house for a staggering $15.625 million in June 2013. The same year, Matsuhisa listed his Bel Air mansion for $3.599 million.
He also owns a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG which is estimated to be at the price range of $133,868 to $563,476.
The Personal Life Of Nobu Matsuhisa
Nobu Matsuhisa, aka Nobuyuki "Nobu" Matsuhisa, was born on 10 March 1949 in Saitama Prefecture, Japan. He was born to a Japanese family. His father died when he was 7, leaving him with his mother and two older brothers.
As of 2019, Matsuhisa is 70 years old. He holds a Japanese nationality and belongs to an Asian ethnic background.
The Sushi tycoon stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (176 cm) and weighs around 64 kg (141 pounds).
Who Is Nobu Matsuhisa Married To?
Nobu Matsuhisa is married to Yoko Matsuhisa. They exchanged their marital vows after dating for a few years.
The couple is blessed with two daughters; Junko Matsuhisa and her sister whose identity is not revealed.