Japanese Cuisine in Puerto Rico

Throughout Puerto Rico, you'll encounter a diverse set of restaurant gems preparing local ingredients. Fans of Japanese cuisine should check out the various establishments known for these fun flavors. When it's time to narrow the list, you'll find there's dozens of options just within this category.

With lots to tempt your palate, from the very casual atmosphere at Sushi Boat Las Pierdras to the fantastic dinner and lunch at Daimajin Japanese Cuisine, you might come across a dish with all the right flavors.

The list below allows you to read more about the several Japanese eateries awaiting Puerto Rico's guests. Click each option to read the full article about its hours, location, and other offerings.

Pool Bar Sushi

Rincón | (787) 823-2583

Situated on the western part of the island of Puerto Rico, Pool Bar Sushi is on Carretera 413. If you're curious, Rincón is approximately two and a half miles (approximately four kilometers) to the south. Out-of-towners that want sushi will particularly love eating here during a visit to Rincón.

Nigiri Sushi Bar

Hato Rey | (787) 998-0816

Nigiri Sushi Bar is situated in the vicinity of San Juan; it is to the south of Condado District. Do you just have to have sushi during your visit to Puerto Rico? Actually, either way consider making this fun restaurant the one thing on your list you do twice.

Nigiri Sushi Bar offers an extensive Japanese menu as well as nearly 100 offerings on their sushi menu.

Moon Rising Restaurant

Mayagüez | (787) 832-5778

Set west of downtown Mayaguez, Moon Rising Restaurant is a popular choice for vacationers who are going to spend time visiting this part of the city and the immediate surrounding area. In the mood for sushi? If so, make this restaurant a permanent plan in your vacation agenda.

Along with a sushi bar and a menu of Asian favorites, a few International dishes like spaghetti have made the cut at Moon Rising.

J-Taste Japanese Cuisine

Old San Juan | (787) 724-2003

J-Taste Japanese Cuisine is located in the heart of Old San Juan. Do you just have to have sushi during your visit to Puerto Rico? Even if it's outside your norm, consider making this fun restaurant the one thing everyone will harmonize over.

Sushi and sashimi are the main draw to dining at J-Taste, but a number of other Japanese favorites are on the menu, like Udon, fried rice, and more.

Ikebana San Juan

San Juan | (787) 782-6901

Ikebana San Juan is located in the general vicinity of Guaynabo; it's 4.8 miles to the south-southeast of Old San Juan. Out-of-towners that desire sushi will especially enjoy dining here during a visit to San Juan.

Ikebana choose contemporary style with clean lines and contrasting colors to decorate their restaurant.

Japanese Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Akai Sushi Guaynabo Japanese (787) 707-1800
Bonsai Restaurant Mayagüez, Western part of Puerto Rico Asian Fusion, Japanese (787) 831-2274
Caramelo Restaurant Guaynabo Creole, Cuban, Japanese (787) 296-4976
Cherry Blossom 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 723-7300
Daimajin Japanese Cuisine Guaynabo Japanese (787) 287-1785
Dynasti Mayagüez, Western part of Puerto Rico Japanese --
East Asian Bistro Restaurant Guaynabo Asian, Chinese, Japanese (787) 789-1767
East Sushi Bar & Grill 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 721-8888
Fu Hou Corozal, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Chinese, Japanese (787) 859-4267
Good Four Seasons 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese (787) 722-5461
Ikebana San Juan 3.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central Guaynabo Japanese (787) 782-6901
Ikebana Sushi Bar - Carolina 2.4 mi. West of Central Carolina Asian Fusion, Japanese (787) 776-1175
J-Taste Japanese Cuisine 0.2 mi. East of Central Old San Juan Japanese (787) 724-2003
Komakai 1.2 mi. North of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 721-8500
Kyoto Japan 1.3 mi. South of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 759-8862
Little Shogun Japanese Restaurant Guaynabo Japanese (787) 287-1785
Mi Sushi Specialties Inc Guaynabo Japanese (787) 782-9400
Momo Yama Restaurant 3.3 mi. East of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 791-8883
Moon Rising Restaurant Mayagüez, Western part of Puerto Rico Asian Fusion, Japanese (787) 832-5778
Mr. Sushi 0.1 mi. North of Central Isabel Segunda Japanese (787) 741-2828
Nagoya Restaurant Carolina, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Japanese (787) 726-5088
Nigiri Sushi Bar 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 998-0816
Orient House 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon Japanese, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (787) 626-6887
Osaka Japanese Restaurant 1.4 mi. Northwest of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 723-0020
Pool Bar Sushi 2.6 mi. North of Central Rincón Japanese (787) 823-2583
Restaurant Tokyo Downtown Humacao Chinese, Japanese (787) 852-6327
Sake Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar Bayamon Japanese (787) 797-1727
Sakura Rest Sushi Bar Caguas Chinese, Japanese (787) 746-3300
Santura Sushi Bar 3.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 754-1166
Sophia's Caribbean Sushi Rincón, Western part of Puerto Rico Caribbean, Japanese (787) 370-3605
Sushi 4 All 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 645-3933
Sushi Boat Carolina Carolina, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Japanese (787) 762-2051
Sushi Boat Fajardo Central Fajardo, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Japanese (787) 863-2225
Sushi Boat Las Pierdras Las Piedras Japanese (787) 616-8808
Sushi One Caguas Japanese (787) 744-7833
Tokyo Steak House Bayamon Japanese (787) 269-0909
Umi Japanese Cuisine 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 522-8880
Yamato 3.4 mi. East of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 791-8152

Similar Food

If seeking variety within the same genre, there are similar flavors to be experienced at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
New Slavor China (787) 819-3600 Chinese Downtown Aguadilla
Dragon Chino (787) 263-8080 Chinese Cayey, Southeastern part of Puerto Rico
Dynasty Oriental Restaurant (787) 834-0530 Chinese Mayagüez, Western part of Puerto Rico
Asian Star Express (787) 708-3232 Asian Guaynabo
Asia Palace (787) 745-7799 Chinese Caguas
Jinya's Restaurant (787) 783-2330 Asian Guaynabo
China Taste Restaurante (787) 706-8288 Chinese Guaynabo
Sabor China (787) 852-3043 Chinese Downtown Humacao
Ricachina (787) 855-6771 Chinese Vega Baja, Northern part of Puerto Rico
Wai Nam (787) 741-0622 Chinese Isabel Segunda

Or let your appetite persuade you to consider sampling one of the specialties, like the sushi, which is offered both at Bj's Bistro and Piccolo Cafe.

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best food and drink options in Puerto Rico are those that you didn't expect to find yourself craving while walking around during the day. But of course, you can't go wrong when you have a concrete plan for some meals. To find out more information about the dining options awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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