Japanese Cuisine in Playa Del Carmen

If you can't get enough Japanese food, you might have an opportunity to spoil yourself. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, there are a few places in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean specializing in this this type of food.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the fine dining setting of Sensai to the restaurants where wine and cocktails are just as important to dinner as the chef-prepared favorites, there's something special waiting for each person in your party and every style of vacation.

The following list allows you to peek at the small collection of Japanese restaurants you'll have the chance to check out during your stay. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to read more about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen

Downtown Playa del Carmen

Located in downtown Playa del Carmen, Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen is a good choice that's worth considering if you're exploring this neighborhood or nearby. Does your whole family love sushi? Then you may as well make this place the one thing on your list you do twice.


Puerto Aventuras

Arigato is located in the vicinity of La Gloria; it's 2.9 miles to the northeast of Xpu Ha. Travelers that are in the mood for sushi will fully like dining here during a visit to Puerto Aventuras. While they are famous for their sushi, Arigato also serves other entrees like pitas, chicken and cooked fish.


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Sensai is a part of Ocean Coral & Turquesa Beach Resort. If you're wondering, Puerto Morelos is two and a half miles (four and a half kilometers) to the south. Guests should expect an upscale dining experience that's a world apart from quick-service places.


Downtown Playa del Carmen

Sushi-Tian is located in downtown Playa del Carmen, near the center of Playa del Carmen. Do you just have to have sushi during your visit to Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean? Then you should think of this place as the one thing everyone will harmonize over.

Similar Food

If you don't mind changing things up a bit, you'll find commonality between the restaurants above and restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Hola Asia -- Asian 0.0 mi. East of Central Puerto Morelos
El Chino -- Chinese Downtown Playa del Carmen
Bambu Thai Restaurant (984) 877-4100 Asian Downtown Playa del Carmen
Saffron (984) 877-3688 Thai 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
Ula Gula (984) 879-3727 Asian Fusion Downtown Playa del Carmen
Babe's Noodle Bar (984) 879-3569 Asian Downtown Playa del Carmen
Jade -- Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 7.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
Zen (984) 875-1130 Asian 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Gloria
Tsuki (998) 872-8084 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
El Encuentro -- Vietnamese Downtown Playa del Carmen

Guests often find that the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are those that you catch sight of - or scent of - while walking around during the day. But of course, you can't go wrong when you make a list of specific places to try. To discover more about the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.


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