Japanese Cuisine on Grand Cayman

If, on your travels, you know you're going to want some Japanese food, don't pass up an opportunity to indulge yourself. Though not incredibly abundant, you can still find a couple of places in the Cayman Islands where you can sample some.

With so much to try, from the informal backdrop at Karma Restaurant & Lounge to the tempting dinner service at Taikun, there is something to suit each and every visitor and any style of dining desired.

Below, preview the small set of popular Japanese places that you may hear about during your getaway. Click each option to view the full article about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

Karma Restaurant & Lounge

Seven Mile Beach | (345) 946-5276

Karma Restaurant & Lounge, part of West Shore Plaza, is found in the heart of Seven Mile Beach, on Grand Cayman. Not only do they have festive fare including Japanese food and of course seafood, but they're also good at sushi.

Karma focuses on using only the freshest ingredients. Their sushi, sashimi and signature dishes consistently delivers innovative elements and flavor profiles from around the world. Favorite dishes include Sushi, Fish Tacos, Korean Ribs with Kimichi, Grilled Steaks, Lobster and the Fresh Catch of the Day.

You'll also want to make sure to check out their nightly specials. Industry Monday: Industry night at Karmaas Lounge with a late night Happy Hour from 9:00 p.m. to 1;00 a.m. Amazing drink specials and Caymanas hottest DJs. Tuesday Lobster Lovers Dream: a delectable five-course lobster tasting dinner for $39.99. Wednesday KarmaSutra: $5 sushi rolls and $5(USD) martinis. Different rolls are featured each week from 5:00 p.m. to close. There is also live entertainment featuring local DJs. Thursday and Sunday is Select Your Steak Night: Choose your cut from their selection of mouth-watering, certified Angus Beef steaks which their chef will then grill to perfection. Complimentary cocktail or glass of wine and special dessert included. Friday Champagne, Cocktails & Connections: Caymans hottest Friday happy hour followed by Ultra Friday with Local DJs. All You Can Eat Sushi Saturday: unlimited nigiri, maki rolls and uramaki rolls. Dinner also includes a glass of wine, beer or well drink for $35(USD).

Yoshi Sushi

Seven Mile Beach | (345) 943-9674

Yoshi Sushi is situated close to Georgetown; it is a short distance away to the south of West Bay. Vacationers who desire sushi will thoroughly enjoy dining here during a visit to Seven Mile Beach.

Yoshi Sushi specializes in sushi. They have a number of specialty rolls in addition to their cooked food, and some popular selling menu offerings include ginger beef on crispy noodles, scallop and shitake mushroom appetizers. The Perfect 10 and the Caterpillar are two of the most popular rolls.

Thai Orchid

Georgetown | (345) 949-7955

Positioned toward the northern outskirts of Georgetown, Thai Orchid is on the premises of Queen's Court Plaza. Vacationers who want sushi will particularly enjoy stopping here during a visit to Georgetown.

Not only is Thai Orchid fantastic at creating Thai specialties, but the menu also consists of sushi, and a few favorites borrowed some other Asian nations. A vegetarian menu is available, and desserts include dark and white chocolate mousse cake, bread pudding, and Thai pandan cake.


Seven Mile Beach | (345) 943-9000

Taikun, part of Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman, is located near Georgetown; it's approximately three miles (approximately five kilometers) to the south of West Bay. Visitors that are compelled to eat sushi will especially love dining here during a visit to Seven Mile Beach.

You can always expect to be served the freshest products at Taikun. One thing that sets Taikun apart is that real wasabi is grated table side for each meal.

Similar Food

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, you might like distinctly different, but still related restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Lemongrass (345) 946-1818 Asian 0.9 mi. East of Downtown Georgetown
Blue Cilantro (345) 945-4372 Asian Fusion 2.6 mi. North of Central Georgetown
Canton Chinese Restaurant (345) 945-3536 Chinese 3.1 mi. North of Central Georgetown
Paradise Restaurant by the Sea (345) 945-1444 Asian 0.3 mi. South West of Downtown Georgetown
Dragon Garden Restaurant (345) 947-1166 Chinese 2.0 mi. West of Central Bodden Town
Mandarin Buffett (345) 946-9328 Chinese 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown
Mizu Asian Bistro (345) 640-0001 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 1.8 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Wok-N-Roll (345) 949-0168 Asian 3.2 mi. North of Central Georgetown
Asian Express Restaurant (345) 946-0303 Asian 6.1 mi. North of Central Georgetown
Thai House Restaurant (345) 949-6141 Asian 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown

Also, if you're willing then you should consider sampling a signature dish, such as the sushi served at Wine Down And Gourmet Market.

Some of the most memorable culinary offerings in the Cayman Islands are those you didn't think you'd ever wander into as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. However, keeping at least a couple dining options in your agenda, means you won't have to settle for something less. To read even more concerning the culinary options awaiting you, check out this page.


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