Japanese Cuisine in Playa Del Carmen

If you're a big fan of Japanese food, you might find yourself with a chance to indulge yourself. You may be a bit limited in your options, but you can still find a few restaurants in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean where you can sample some.

With lots to try, from the informal backdrop at Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen to the much anticipated dinner service at Sensai, you may very well stumble upon something you absolutely love.

The list below allows you to pursue the few Japanese restaurants that you may come across during your getaway. For each of the options, click to see more important info about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen

Downtown Playa del Carmen

Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen can be found in downtown Playa del Carmen, outside the center of Playa del Carmen. Head on over to downtown Playa del Carmen when you want the familiar, inviting flavor profile of sushi.


Puerto Aventuras

Set 1.0 mile south of La Gloria, Arigato is a viable option for people thinking about going to this neighborhood or the surrounding area. It's 2.9 miles northeast of Xpu Ha. Guests who are compelled to eat sushi will wholly love stopping here during a visit to Puerto Aventuras. <p>While they are famous for their sushi, Arigato also serves other entrees like pitas, chicken and cooked fish.</p>


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Sensai is on the premises of Ocean Coral & Turquesa Beach Resort. It is 2.7 miles north of Puerto Morelos. Guests should expect an upscale dining experience that stands out amongst the informal, quick-service places elsewhere.


Downtown Playa del Carmen

Sushi-Tian can be found in downtown Playa del Carmen, in the heart of Playa del Carmen. You certainly don't want to pass up downtown Playa del Carmen for a mouth-watering helping of the specialty, sushi.

Similar Food

Also worth considering if you really love Japanese food, you might like distinctly different, but still related restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
El Encuentro -- Vietnamese Downtown Playa del Carmen
Ula Gula (984) 879-3727 Asian Fusion Downtown Playa del Carmen
Zen (984) 875-1130 Asian 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Gloria
Jade -- Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 7.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
Hola Asia -- Asian 0.0 mi. East of Central Puerto Morelos
Saffron (984) 877-3688 Thai 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
Bambu Thai Restaurant (984) 877-4100 Asian Downtown Playa del Carmen
Himitsu (984) 875-7600 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 0.2 mi. South of Central Akumal
Tsuki (998) 872-8084 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
El Chino -- Chinese Downtown Playa del Carmen

Also, if need even more options for your long visit, try a specialty like the sushi drawing people to Catch.

Sometimes, the most exciting culinary offerings in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are those you catch sight of - or scent of - while journeying to and from your hotel. Then again, you can't go wrong when you have a concrete plan for some meals. To discover much more regarding the dining options awaiting you, check out this page.


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