Japanese Cuisine in San Juan

During your travels through Puerto Rico, you'll have the privilege of deciding between a savory selection of places to eat. Japanese food lovers should pay attention to the places known for this style of cooking. Fortunately, there's dozens of restaurants for this style of food alone.

With everything from the informal atmosphere at Ikebana Sushi Bar - Carolina to the lovely dinner service at East Sushi Bar & Grill, there's something in store for each type of traveler and any style of vacation desired.

Restaurants Map

The following list allows you to get a taste for the large collection of Japanese establishments in Puerto Rico. Click on one of the options to discover the details about its location, ambiance, and more.

Ikebana Sushi Bar - Carolina

Little London | (787) 776-1175

Located in the western part of Little London, in the same area as Carolina, Ikebana Sushi Bar - Carolina is a logical choice for travelers who are going to check out this town and adjacent areas. In case you're wondering, Isla Verde is approximately three miles (approximately five kilometers) to the northwest. Tourists who are compelled to eat sushi will fully like stopping here during a visit to Little London.

You think you know exactly what you want when you sit down at a sushi bar, but then you take a look at the menu at Ikebana, and everything changes. Here you'll find your typical sushi offerings infused with local and creole flavoring to really make them stand out. Live a little and try some new flavors beyond your normal sushi taste buds.

Yamato

Isla Verde | (787) 791-8152

Located near the center of Isla Verde, Yamato is a part of El San Juan Resort & Casino, a Hilton Hotel, and is a logical choice for vacationers thinking about spending some time visiting this part of San Juan. Don't hesitate to pass through Isla Verde if you're a fan of Japanese cuisine, but particularly sushi.

The atmosphere at Yamato is casual yet elegant.

Ikebana San Juan

San Juan | (787) 782-6901

Ikebana San Juan is located in the vicinity of Guaynabo; it is 4.8 miles to the south-southeast of Old San Juan. Hoping to indulge a bit on sushi during your stay? If you say yes, consider making this fun restaurant the one thing you both agree on.

The menu at Ikebana is filled with all of your favorite sushi and sashimi dishes, as well as a few that have been infused with local and creole flavors to add a little spice to your life.

Nigiri Sushi Bar

Hato Rey | (787) 998-0816

Set in Hato Rey, in the same vicinity as San Juan, Nigiri Sushi Bar is on Avenida Domenech 210 Urb Baldrich. In case you're wondering, Condado District is to the north. Does your whole family love sushi? If you say yes, make this restaurant a done-deal, as far as your itinerary goes.

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

J-Taste Japanese Cuisine

Old San Juan | (787) 724-2003

J-Taste Japanese Cuisine can be found near the center of Old San Juan. You certainly don't want to pass up Old San Juan if you love Japanese food, but especially crave sushi.

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.

Japanese Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Cherry Blossom 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 723-7300
East Sushi Bar & Grill 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 721-8888
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 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
Momo Yama Restaurant 3.3 mi. East of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 791-8883
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
Santura Sushi Bar Rio Piedras, Central San Juan Japanese (787) 754-1166
Sushi 4 All 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 645-3933
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
Yamato 3.4 mi. East of Central San Juan Japanese (787) 791-8152

Similar Food

If you seek even more options in this same genre, there are similar flavors to be experienced at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
China Garden (787) 843-4155 Chinese 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan
El Paraiso Chino (787) 257-7950 Chinese Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan
Cafeteraa China Rao Mar (787) 888-0464 Chinese Rio Grande
Silk Restaurant (787) 721-1200 Asian 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan
China Garden (787) 864-8983 Chinese 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan
Bangkok & Bombay Thai & Indian Cuisine (787) 721-1390 Thai 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan
Hunan Delights Chinese Restaurant (787) 256-4100 Chinese Canovanas
Tayzan Chinese And Japanese Restaurant (787) 998-7706 Chinese 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan
Great Taste (787) 721-8111 Chinese 1.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central San Juan
Su Hou Buffet (787) 268-3043 Asian Isla Verde

Or if need even more options for your long visit, sample one of the specialties, like the sushi prepared at Bj's Bistro.

Sometimes, the most exciting foods in Puerto Rico are the ones that you didn't think you'd ever wander into while walking around during the day. Then again, you'll save yourself some stress if you have a concrete plan for some meals. To read even more about the dining options awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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