Japanese Cuisine in Cancun

While exploring Cancun, you'll be overwhelmed by the wide selection of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. When your preference is Japanese food, you won't want to miss the restaurants specializing in this cuisine. Expect to see a pretty good variety of restaurants within this culinary category.

With lots to tempt your palate, from the informal atmosphere at Sushi & Ceviche Bar to the scrumptious dinner and lunch at Hanaichi Restaurant, there's something special waiting for each person in your party and even for that special night you're planning.

The list below allows you to scan and read details about the numerous places serving Japanese cuisine in Cancun. For each of the options, click to learn more about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Sushi & Ceviche Bar

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-0808

Located 6.1 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, Sushi & Ceviche Bar is on the same premises as Ritz-Carlton Cancun, and is a good choice for vacationers thinking about visiting this neighborhood or nearby. It is 7.8 miles southeast of Cancun. Head on over to Cancun Beach Hotel Zone for an unforgettable experience with the special: sushi.

Sushi, sashimi, and rolls are the cornerstone of the Japanese side of the bar, while Mexican and Peruvian influenced ceviches fill the South American side. Guests are welcome to fine on both, but the house recommends Hamachi Sashimi or a Mexican Roll.

Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-2000

Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki, which is part of CasaMagna Marriott Resort Cancun, is found close to downtown Cancun; it is eight miles (13 kilometers) to the southeast of Cancun. In the mood for sushi? No matter your expectations for dining, you'll likely agree Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki could be the easiest decision you'll make all day.

Classic Japanese dishes and sushi are available at Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki.

Sushi Itto Cancun

Downtown Cancun | (998) 887-8399

Situated in downtown Cancun, Sushi Itto Cancun is on Bonampak. Head on over to downtown Cancun if you're a fan of Japanese cuisine, but particularly sushi.

Akky Sushi

Downtown Cancun | (998) 884-0322

Set near the center of downtown Cancun, Akky Sushi is a viable choice for guests who are going to spend time visiting this neighborhood or the surrounding area. Although some delight in the general selection of Japanese culinary creations, this local spot boasts about their salads and sushi.

Sushi & Ceviche Bar

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 848-7600

Situated in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, in the same general area as downtown Cancun, Sushi & Ceviche Bar is on the premises of Dreams Sands Cancun, and is a logical selection for you to consider if you're going to check out this neighborhood or nearby. If you're curious, Isla Mujeres is within taxi range to the north. Make the trip here to Cancun Beach Hotel Zone when you have a strong hankering for sushi.

Japanese Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Akky Sushi Downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 884-0322
Hanaichi Japanese & Sushi 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Japanese --
Hanaichi Restaurant 5.7 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 883-2783
Irori 1.7 mi. South of Downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 892-3072
K's Japanese Cafe 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Japanese --
Karukay 6.9 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cancun Japanese (998) 898-2432
Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 881-2000
Sushi & Ceviche Bar 6.1 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 881-0808
Sushi & Ceviche Bar 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 848-7600
Sushi Itto Cancun Downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 887-8399
Sushi Ken Downtown Cancun Japanese --

Similar Food

If your preferences are flexible, you may enjoy the distinct yet similar flavor profiles at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Almar Lounge -- Asian 3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres
Himitsu -- Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 3.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres
Asiana -- Asian 5.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
Lorenzillo's (998) 883-1254 Asian 5.5 mi. East-Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
Lucky China Express -- Chinese Downtown Cancun
The Moongate (998) 848-7000 Asian 6.1 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun
Himitsu (998) 848-7600 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun
Hong Kong (998) 884-1871 Chinese Downtown Cancun
Chinachi Wok -- Chinese 5.8 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
Sasi Thai (998) 881-2092 Thai 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun

Or for yet another take on this theme, find a specialty like the sushi served at Hotel Camino Real Cancun Restaurant.

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best places to try any cuisine in Cancun are the ones that you catch sight of - or scent of - while trekking the town of your choice. However, jotting down the contact info for at least two different places in your agenda, may prove valuable later when your stomach's grumbling. To learn more information regarding the kinds of food awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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