10 Best Sushi Restaurants in Tokyo

Sushi & Sashimi Food & Drinks

Tokyo is the place where the sushi culture started in Japan. There are many excellent sushi restaurants in Tokyo other than the world-renowned Sukiyabashi Jiro. We will introduce our recommendation of the best sushi restaurants in Tokyo raging from high-end to casual sushi restaurants. All are located in central Tokyo such as Shibuya, Shinjuku and Ginza, and very easy to access!

High-End Sushi Restaurants

1. Kyubey @Ginza/ Akasaka

Along with Sukiyabashi Jiro, Kyubey is one of the most famous high-end restaurants in Japan.
Since its opening in 1935, Kyubei attracts many visitors from all over Japan and currently from all over the world. Sushi chefs make your sushi right in front of you so that you can see how they make sushi quickly and beautifully.

Reservation service for Sushi Ginza Kyubey

[Dinner] Over 20,000 JPY
[Lunch] 8,000-10,000 JPY

2. Sushi Garyu @Yotsuya

This hidden sushi restaurant located in the backstreet of Yotsuya, is a small restaurant with a capacity of around 10 people. They offer some sophisticated sushi and sake, and are often applauded with their beautiful presentation and taste.

[Dinner] 15,000-20,000 JPY

3. Sushi Rosan @Shinjuku

Conveniently located in the famous department store Isetan Shinjuku, it’s easily accessible.
For a break during your shopping at Isetan, have a lunch or dinner at Sushi Rosan!

[Dinner] 10,000-15,000 JPY
[Lunch] 5,000-15,000 JPY

4. Sushi Ishikawa @Shinjuku

Also located in Shinjku, and it’s only 3 minutes away from Shinjuku West Exit.
Order Omakase, and sushi chefs make the best sushi using some fresh seafoods in the season.

■Budget: from 15,000 JPY

7. Sushimaru @Shinjuku

One minute away from Shinjuku Sancho-me Station, they serve delicious sushi lunch at an affordable price. Their specialties are seki-saba and seki-aji (mackerel) only caught in Oita prefecture.

■Budget:from 7,500 JPY


8. Midori @Shibuya / Ginza / Umegaoka etc.

It’s one of the most popular sushi restaurants with relatively affordable price in Tokyo, there is always a long line waiting to get in.

3,000-5,000 JPY

Casual Sushi Restaurant

9. Kaisho-zushi@ Shimousa-nakayama

To be precise, it’s not in Tokyo but in Chiba prefecture. It’s popular with their cheap and delicious sushi, but also Kaisendon (sushi bowl) with a good amount is recommended.

2,000-3,000 JPY

10. Uobei@ Shibuya

When you come to Japan, you don’t want to miss a belt conveyor sushi. All the sushi is 105 yen at Uobei! It’s easy to order and comfortable for anyone.

Under 2,000 JPY

Thanks for reading! We hope you have enjoyed our list of 10 best Sushi restaurants in Tokyo!

One of the best areas to indulge delicious Sushi in Tokyo is Tsukiji Outer Market! There are numbers of long-established Sushi restaurants offering fresh seafood ingredients with affordable prices. If you wish to explore Tsukiji Outer Market and its hidden spots, you should definitely take a food walking tour guided by a local expert. Try delicious Sushi in Tsukiji as well as many other street food.

▶ Tokyo FooDrink Tour Tsukiji Fish Market

You can also have an unique Sushi experience by joining an authentic Sushi making class and learn how to make Sushi from a professional chef.

▶ Sushi Marking Experience Tour

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