Japanese Cuisine on Grand Cayman

If you've got a hankering for Japanese cuisine, don't pass up a chance to treat yourself. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, you can still find a few places in the Cayman Islands serving this type of food.

With so much to try, from the very casual favorite named Yoshi Sushi to the welcoming brunch, dinner and lunch at Thai Orchid, there's a menu suited for each visitor and any style of vacation desired.

Below, scan and read details about the limited selection of Japanese eateries you'll run across as you explore. Click each option to discover the details about its ambiance, locale, dress code, and more.

Karma Restaurant & Lounge

Seven Mile Beach | (345) 946-5276

Karma Restaurant & Lounge, a part of West Shore Plaza, is located in Seven Mile Beach, on Grand Cayman. This local establishment isn't merely Japanese cuisine and seafood, but we shouldn't forget they're also known for putting out great 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).


Seven Mile Beach | (345) 943-9000

Located 3.3 miles north of Georgetown, Taikun is on the same premises as Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman, and is a logical choice for vacationers thinking about staying near this part of Grand Cayman. West Bay is approximately three miles (approximately five kilometers) to the north. Pay a visit or two to Seven Mile Beach if your busy day calls for a satisfying serving of sushi.

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.

Yoshi Sushi

Seven Mile Beach | (345) 943-9674

Yoshi Sushi is located near Georgetown; it's a short distance away to the south of West Bay. Guests who are in the mood for sushi will thoroughly love dining here during a trip to Seven Mile Beach.

Yoshi is a funky upbeat sushi restaurant that is beautifully decorated with an Asian theme and featuring a warm, welcoming ambiance. They have 16 tables in addition to a sushi bar.

Thai Orchid

Georgetown | (345) 949-7955

Situated along the northern outskirts of Georgetown, Thai Orchid is on the same premises as Queen's Court Plaza, and is a good option for travelers thinking about visiting this part of the city and the surrounding area. Does your whole family love sushi? If so, you might discover that dining here is a priority on your agenda.

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.

Similar Food

Also worth considering if you really love Japanese food, perhaps you'll want the familiar flavors at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
China Village (345) 945-3490 Chinese 1.6 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Canton Chinese Restaurant (345) 945-3536 Chinese 3.1 mi. North of Central Georgetown
Mizu Asian Bistro (345) 640-0001 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 1.8 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Blue Cilantro (345) 945-4372 Asian Fusion 2.6 mi. North of Central Georgetown
Thai House Restaurant (345) 949-6141 Thai 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown
Wok-N-Roll (345) 949-0168 Asian 3.2 mi. North of Central Georgetown

Or for yet another take on this theme, sample a signature item like the sushi at Wine Down And Gourmet Market.

Some of the most unique dining destinations in the Cayman Islands are the ones that you didn't expect to find yourself craving while walking the streets near your hotel. However, noting the names of a few different restaurants in your daily agenda, will keep this aspect of your trip worry free. To discover more details regarding the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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