Japanese Cuisine on Grand Cayman

If, on your travels, you know you're going to want some Japanese cuisine, don't pass up an opportunity to treat yourself. You may be a bit limited in your options, but you can still find a couple of restaurants in the Cayman Islands serving this kind of food.

With lots to try, from the fine dining locale of Taikun to the lovely smelling brunch, dinner and lunch at Thai Orchid, you're bound to find something with just the right elements.

Use the list below to get more details about the small collection of Japanese places that you may be referred to during your getaway. Click on one of the options to see more important info about its ambiance, locale, dress code, and more.

Karma Restaurant & Lounge

Seven Mile Beach | (345) 946-5276

Karma Restaurant & Lounge, which is part of West Shore Plaza, is situated in Seven Mile Beach, on Grand Cayman. Not only is this restaurant famed for Japanese themed dishes and of course seafood, but we shouldn't forget they're also good at sushi. <p>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.</p> <p>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).</p>

Yoshi Sushi

Seven Mile Beach | (345) 943-9674

Yoshi Sushi is situated near Georgetown; it is 3.1 miles to the south of West Bay. Head on over to Seven Mile Beach when you're feeling like a knock-out serving of sushi. <p>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.</p>


Seven Mile Beach | (345) 943-9000

Taikun, a part of Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman, is located near Georgetown; it is approximately three miles (approximately five kilometers) to the south of West Bay. Consider stopping by Seven Mile Beach if you're a fan of Japanese cuisine, but particularly sushi. <p>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.</p>

Thai Orchid

Georgetown | (345) 949-7955

Located toward the northern outskirts of Georgetown, Thai Orchid is located at Queen's Court Plaza, and is a logical selection worth considering if you're exploring this part of the city and nearby locations. Tourists that want sushi will wholly enjoy stopping here during a trip to Georgetown. <p>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.</p>

Similar Food

If you're willing to step just outside the box, you will find similar ingredients and influences at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Dragon Garden Restaurant (345) 947-1166 Chinese 2.0 mi. West of Central Bodden Town
Thai House Restaurant (345) 949-6141 Asian 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Georgetown
Wok-N-Roll (345) 949-0168 Asian 3.2 mi. North of Central Georgetown
China Village (345) 945-3490 Chinese 1.6 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Asian Express Restaurant (345) 946-0303 Asian 6.1 mi. North of Central Georgetown
Mandarin Buffett (345) 946-9328 Chinese 0.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown 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
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

Also, let your appetite persuade you to try one of the specialties, like the sushi prepared at Wine Down And Gourmet Market.

Some of the most memorable restaurants in the Cayman Islands are the ones you run into naturally while walking the streets near your hotel. Of course, that doesn't mean you can't have a few favorites on the itinerary. To find out more details concerning the culinary options available to you, check out this page.


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