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.
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, which is part of, 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 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>
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>
Located toward the northern outskirts of Georgetown, Thai Orchid is located at, 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>
If you're willing to step just outside the box, you will find similar ingredients and influences at restaurants below:
|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|
|(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|
|(345) 945-1444||Asian||0.3 mi. South West of Downtown Georgetown|
|(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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