Japanese Cuisine in the Yucatan Peninsula

Almost everywhere in the Yucatan Peninsula, you'll be able to sample a plentiful supply of restaurants, cafes, and places with delicious cocktails. If you have a taste for Japanese food in particular, then you should pay attention to the restaurants serving this favorite. Luckily, you're likely to come across more than enough restaurants that offer this favorite.

Maps

Your plate will be full of choices, from the informal atmosphere beloved by diners at Sushi & Ceviche Bar to the scrumptious dinner and lunch at Irori, it really is possible to find the dish with just the right elements.

Below, get more details about the several places serving Japanese cuisine available in the Yucatan Peninsula. Click each option to learn more about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

Sushi & Ceviche Bar

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-0808

Positioned 6.1 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, Sushi & Ceviche Bar is on the premises of Ritz-Carlton Cancun. It's 7.8 miles southeast of Cancun. Pay a visit or two to Cancun Beach Hotel Zone if your busy day calls for a satisfying serving of sushi.

Trendy and contemporary, with stark white furnishings and clean lines some how exists at Sushi & Ceviche Bar while still making guests feel welcome and relaxed.

Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen

Downtown Playa del Carmen

Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen is found in downtown Playa del Carmen, just beyond the the center of Playa del Carmen. Visitors that are compelled to eat sushi will fully enjoy dining here during a trip to downtown Playa del Carmen.

Sushi Itto Cancun

Downtown Cancun | (998) 887-8399

Sushi Itto Cancun is located in downtown Cancun, in the eastern outskirts of Cancun. Make the trip here to downtown Cancun for a mouth-watering helping of the specialty, sushi.

Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-2000

Situated 6.3 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki is on the same premises as CasaMagna Marriott Resort Cancun. It's 7.9 miles southeast of Cancun. Make the trip here to Cancun Beach Hotel Zone when you want the familiar, inviting flavor profile of sushi.

Classic Japanese dishes and sushi are available at Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki.

Akky Sushi

Downtown Cancun | (998) 884-0322

Positioned near the center of downtown Cancun, Akky Sushi is a popular choice worth considering if you are thinking about exploring this neighborhood or nearby. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its Japanese food and of course salads, but wouldn't you know they're also masters of sushi.

Japanese Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Akky Sushi Downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 884-0322
Arigato 1.0 mi. South of Central La Gloria Asian, Japanese --
El Sushi de Holbox 0.3 mi. South of Central Downtown Holbox Japanese (984) 179-0108
Hanaichi Japanese & Sushi 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Japanese --
Hanaichi Restaurant 5.7 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 883-2783
Irori 1.7 mi. South of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 892-3072
K's Japanese Cafe 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Japanese --
Karukay 6.9 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cancun Japanese (998) 898-2432
Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 881-2000
Sushi & Ceviche Bar 6.1 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 881-0808
Sushi & Ceviche Bar 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 848-7600
Sushi Itto Cancun Downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 887-8399
Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen Japanese --
Sushi Ken Downtown Cancun Japanese --

Similar Food

Mezzanine

Also worth considering if you really love Japanese food, you will find similar ingredients and influences at establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Blue Fish (984) 206-4000 Asian The Riviera Maya
El Encuentro -- Vietnamese Downtown Playa del Carmen
Sam's Wok Chinese -- Chinese 2.6 mi. South West of Central downtown San Miguel
Saffron (984) 877-3688 Thai 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
The Moongate (998) 848-7000 Asian 6.1 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun
Asiana -- Asian 5.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
Hong Kong (998) 884-1871 Chinese Downtown Cancun
Chinachi Wok -- Chinese 5.8 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
Blue Fish (984) 206-4000 Asian 11.5 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
Mezzanine (303) 578-1301 Thai 1.8 mi. Southeast of Central Tulum

Or if need even more options for your long visit, find a specialty like the sushi, which is on the menu both at Catch and Hotel Camino Real Cancun Restaurant.

Some of the best foods in the Yucatan Peninsula are those you run into naturally during your exploration of different cities. However, it's still a good idea to plan ahead. To learn even more regarding the types of food available to you, check out this page.

 

Help us improve! We welcome your corrections and suggestions.