Japanese Cuisine in San Juan

During your travels through Puerto Rico, you'll have the privilege of deciding between a variety of fine restaurants, quick eateries, and more. If you're admittedly obsessed with Japanese food, you should pay attention to those restaurants where this style of cooking is king. Lucky for hungry guests, there's a pretty good variety of restaurants that offer this favorite.

With choices such as the informal atmosphere at Ikebana San Juan to the fantastic dinner and lunch at Nigiri Sushi Bar, you're bound to find something you absolutely love.

Restaurants Map

Below, get more details about the large collection of Japanese establishments available. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to discover the details about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.


Condado District | (787) 721-8500

Located near the middle of Condado District, Komakai is on the premises of Renaissance La Concha A Renaissance Resort. Travelers that are in the mood for sushi will especially like stopping here during a trip to Condado District.

Sushi, sashimi, and traditional rolls as well as a handful of other Japanese favorites is what you'll find at Komakai.

Ikebana San Juan

San Juan | (787) 782-6901

Ikebana San Juan is situated close to Guaynabo; it is approximately five miles (approximately seven and a half kilometers) to the south-southeast of Old San Juan. Do you just have to have sushi during your visit to Puerto Rico? In any case, remember the name Ikebana San Juan and make it a done-deal, as far as your itinerary goes.

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

Nigiri Sushi Bar

Hato Rey | (787) 998-0816

Positioned in Hato Rey, fairly close to San Juan, Nigiri Sushi Bar is on Avenida Domenech 210 Urb Baldrich. It's south of Condado District. Hoping to indulge a bit on sushi during your stay? If you say yes, consider making this fun restaurant a permanent plan in your vacation agenda.

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

Osaka Japanese Restaurant

Miramar | (787) 723-0020

Located in Miramar, near the heart of Condado District, Osaka Japanese Restaurant is at 670 Ponce de León Avenue. As part of a menu decked with Japanese food, this place likes to suggest its chicken and seafood.

Steak, chicken, and seafood is available at the hibachi, starting with bowls of soup and salad, and complimented by fried rice (or steamed white if you prefer) and grilled veggies. An extensive list of sushi is available as well.

Nagoya Restaurant

Carolina | (787) 726-5088

Nagoya Restaurant is situated in the heart of Carolina, a city in the vicinity of San Juan; to the southeast of Isla Verde. Though they're broadly known for food with Japanese flair, this possible dining pick serves up an awful lot of steak and sushi.

Nagoya Restaurant is a clean and casual spot for diners looking for good steak and sushi.

Japanese Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Cherry Blossom 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 723-7300
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
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
Nagoya Restaurant Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan 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
Sushi Boat Carolina Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan Japanese (787) 762-2051
Umi Japanese Cuisine 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 522-8880

Similar Food

If seeking variety within the same genre, there are similar flavors to be experienced at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Opium Asian Cuisine (787) 289-0888 Asian 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
Unagi (787) 344-6523 Asian Caguas
Fuwah China (787) 701-9911 Chinese Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan
New Taste Chinese Restaurant (787) 729-0619 Chinese 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
China Pearl (787) 687-0629 Chinese 4.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Caguas
Ng Yum Man Gran China (787) 767-1818 Chinese 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan
El Paraiso Chino (787) 257-7950 Chinese Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan
Happy China (787) 772-6262 Chinese Rio Piedras, Central San Juan
Seven Seas Restaurant (787) 268-5328 Chinese 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Central San Juan
Tayzan Chinese And Japanese Restaurant (787) 998-7706 Chinese 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan

Also, if you're still looking for that special something, find one of the specialties, like the sushi featured at Bj's Bistro.

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best restaurants in Puerto Rico are those that you decide upon spontaneously while trekking the town of your choice. At the same time, you can't go wrong when you have a few favorites on the itinerary. To discover more information regarding the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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