August 21, 2017
The 10 Best Sushi Restaurants You Must Eat in Tokyo, Japan
There are more than 3000 sushi places in Tokyo. Since Tsukiji market that you can buy fresh fish is close, Tokyo is one of the best places for sushi in Japan. There are lots of types of restaurant such as standing, all reserved seats or sushi go round. Today, we would like to introduce sushi places to visit.
1. Sushi Saito
“Sushi Saito” is in Ark hills south tower in Roppongi. They got No1 on web gourmet media in Japan, also they have got 3 stars of Michelin 6 years in row.
They often appear on media. It is all reserved seats and since it is so hard to make a reservation but if you visit Tokyo, please visit here too.
Name: Sushi Saito
Address: Ark hills south tower 1st floor, 1-4-5 Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo
Phone: +81-3-3589-4412 (all reserved seats)
Time: 12:00～14:00 / 17:00～23:00
Access: 5 minutes from Tameikesanno station by foot
Map: Map to Sushi Saito
2. Sukiyabashi Jiro
In 2014, President Obama and Prime Minister Abe had dinner meeting at this restaurant. You have to reserve one month before. They got 3 stars of Michelin.
The price is from 30,000yen. It’s expensive sushi restaurant and they choose what to make. If you want to eat good sushi in Tokyo, Please visit!
Name: Sukiyabashi Jiro
Address: 4-2-15, Ginza, Chuo, Tokyo
Time: 11:30~14:00/ 17:00~20:30
Access: 1 minute from Ginza station by foot
Map: Map to Sukiyabashi Jiro
3. Sushi Arai
It opened in 2015, and they always on top of charts. It is located in Ginza which is known as expensive city but you can eat sushi from 10000yen at this restaurant.
You can eat seasonal fish. If you want to eat real sushi, please visit!
Name: Sushi Arai
Address: Ruan building B1, 8-10-2 Ginza, Chuo, Tokyo
Time: 11:30~13:30/ 17:00~22:00
Close: Wednesday and New Years
Access: 5 minutes from Tokyo metro Ginza station by foot
Map: Map to Sushi Arai
Kizushi was opened in 1923. It takes 24 hours to get ready. When you think about good sushi, you might think it is expensive but at this restaurant, you can eat lunch for about 3000 yen.
If you don’t want to spend too much money, we suggest you to come during lunch.
Address: 2-7-13, Ningyocho, Nihonbashi, Chuo, Tokyo
Close: Sunday and holiday
Access: 3 minutes from Ningyocho station by foot
Map: Map to Kizushi
5. Sushi Izumi
“Sushi Izumi” is written in “Ushinawareyuku sushiwo motomete” by Haruo Isshi. Some people come to sushi place to enjoy master’s talk. Of course their sushi is good.
They use lots of fresh fish. If you want to enjoy master’s talk, please visit!
Name: Sushi Izumi
Address: 6-6-9, Shimomeguro, Meguro, Tokyo
Close: Monday, random
Access: 15 minutes from Musashikoyama station by foot
Map: Map to Sushi Izumi
“Sushi Izumi” is written in “Ushinawareyuku sushiwo motomete” by Haruo Isshi. Some people come to sushi place to enjoy master’s talk.
Of course their sushi is good. They use lots of fresh fish. If you want to enjoy master’s talk, please visit!
Address: 6gokan, Tsukiji market, 5-2-1 Tsukiji, Chuo, Tokyo
Close: Sunday, random
Access: 10 minutes from Hibiya line Tsukiji station by foot
Map: Map to Sushidai
7. Bentenyama Miyako sushi
“Bentenyama Miyako sushi was opened as “Asakusa Benten Miyako sushi” in 1866. The course named “Miyako” is about 10000 yen and you can eat 17 sushi and 1 sushi roll.
They also have seafood rice bowl that are about 3000 yen. If you want to feel history, you should go this place!
Name: Bentenyama Miyako sushi
Address: 2-1-16 Asakusa, Taito, Tokyo
Close: Monday and third Sunday
Access:3 minutes from Ginza line Asakusa station by foot
Map: Map to Bentenyama Miyako sushi
8. Sakae zushi
“Sakae zushi” is located in shop street in Katsushika. The place is small but since lots of people go, they sometimes have to close in the evening.
They use big fish on sushi but it costs 100 yen and up, also it’s standing sushi place so you can leave soon after you eat. Sushi used to be fast food, how about trying standing sushi place?
Address: 1-18-5 Tateishi, Katsushika, Tokyo
Access: 1 minute from Keisei Tateishi station by foot
Map: Map to Sakaezushi
9. Nikuzushi Ebisu yokochoten
Ebisuyokocho is close to Ebisu station and has 19 restaurants. Nikuzushi Ebisu ykochoten is popular as they use meat for sushi. They use horse meat that melts in mouth for sushi.
They have only 36 seats but even if you cant go inside the restaurant, as long as you are in Ebisu yokocho, you can order their food.
Price is also good like horse meat for 180 yen. If you want to enjoy meat sushi, you should go this place!
Name: Nikuzushi Ebisu yokochoten
Address: Ebisuyokocho, 1-7-4 Ebisu, Shibuya, Tokyo
Access: 3 minutes from Ebisu station by foot
Map: Map to Nikuzushi Ebisu yokochoten
Sushitomi is located at one side away street of Edo street of kodenma that opened in 1986. They are popular for big lunch menu.
They have “Chirashi don”, “Sanshoku don” that they use tuna, octopus and squid, and “Tekkadon” that they use lots of tuna for lunch. They all are 850 yen.
Since it is popular, they close when they sell all fish so please be careful. Please visit!
Address: 16-17 Kotemba, Nihonbashi,Chuo, Tokyo
Time: 11:30~14:00/ 17:00~22:00
Close: Sunday, holiday, second and third Saturday
Access: 3 minutes from Tokyo metoro Kotemba station by foot
Map: Map to Sushitomi
Let’s enjoy sushi in Tokyo!
There are lots of good sushi places in Tokyo such as Tsukiji. There are some places even people in Tokyo don’t know. Today, we introduced just a little part of them. If you come to Tokyo, please find good sushi place! We hope you can find the one that satisfies you.