Japanese Cuisine in Yucatan Peninsula

During your travels through the Yucatan Peninsula, you'll come upon a wide selection of restaurants, cafes, and places with delicious cocktails. Those who adore Japanese cuisine particularly should pay attention to the various establishments offering this cuisine on the menu. When hunger strikes, you'll find there's dozens of options just within this category.

With plenty of variety, from the informal locale of Zen to the lovely lunch service at Sushi & Ceviche Bar, you might come across a dish with all the right flavors.

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Use the list below to get a taste for the several Japanese establishments awaiting the Yucatan Peninsula's guests. Click each option to find out more about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

Sushi Itto Cancun

Downtown Cancun | (998) 887-8399

Sushi Itto Cancun is found in downtown Cancun, along the eastern outskirts of Cancun. Tourists that are in the mood for sushi will thoroughly love eating here during a trip to downtown Cancun.

Sushi & Ceviche Bar

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-0808

Located 6.1 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, Sushi & Ceviche Bar is a part of Ritz-Carlton Cancun, and is a logical selection that's worth considering if you're going to spend some time exploring this neighborhood. It is 7.8 miles southeast of Cancun. Thinking about Japanese food, and definitely need some sushi? In any case, consider making this fun restaurant the one thing everyone will harmonize over. <p>Sushi, sashimi, and rolls are the cornerstone of the Japanese side of the bar, while Mexican and Peruvian influenced ceviches fill the South American side. Guests are welcome to fine on both, but the house recommends Hamachi Sashimi or a Mexican Roll.</p>

Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen

Downtown Playa del Carmen

Located in downtown Playa del Carmen, Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen is a viable option for vacationers thinking about visiting this neighborhood or nearby. Patrons that are in the mood for sushi will thoroughly enjoy eating here during a visit to downtown Playa del Carmen.

Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-2000

Located 6.3 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki is on the premises of CasaMagna Marriott Resort Cancun. It is 7.9 miles southeast of Cancun. Travelers that want sushi will especially like eating here during a trip to Cancun Beach Hotel Zone. <p>Classic Japanese dishes and sushi are available at Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki.</p>

Akky Sushi

Downtown Cancun | (998) 884-0322

Set in the heart of downtown Cancun, Akky Sushi is a popular choice for people exploring this neighborhood. As part of a menu decked with food with Japanese flair, this potential favorite is particularly known for its salads and 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 --
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
Katsuya 6.0 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 840-6014
Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 881-2000
Pura Vida 0.3 mi. South of Central Downtown Holbox Japanese --
Sensai 2.7 mi. North of Central Puerto Morelos Japanese (225) 522-0093
Sushi & Ceviche Bar 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 848-7600
Sushi & Ceviche Bar 6.1 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 881-0808
Sushi Itto Cancun Downtown Cancun Japanese (998) 887-8399
Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen Japanese --
Sushi Ken Downtown Cancun Japanese --
Sushi-Tian Downtown Playa del Carmen Japanese --
Zen 7.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Japanese (855) 744-8371

Similar Food

Mezzanine

If you don't mind changing things up a bit, you might like distinctly different, but still related establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Sasi Thai (998) 881-2092 Thai 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
Mezzanine (303) 578-1301 Thai 1.8 mi. Southeast of Central Tulum
Hot Wok (984) 128-3484 Thai 0.2 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum
Himitsu (984) 875-7600 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 0.2 mi. South of Central Akumal
Ula Gula (984) 879-3727 Asian Fusion Downtown Playa del Carmen
Lucky China Express -- Chinese Downtown Cancun
Jade -- Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 7.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
El Chino -- Chinese Downtown Playa del Carmen
Hong Kong (998) 881-2777 Chinese Downtown Cancun
El Chino -- Chinese 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum

Or if you're still looking for that special something, sample a specialty like the sushi, which is on the menu at both Catch and Hotel Camino Real Cancun Restaurant.

Sometimes, the most satisfying foods in the Yucatan Peninsula are those that you didn't expect to find yourself craving during your exploration of different cities. However, writing down at least a couple interesting-sounding restaurants in your agenda, is recommended no matter the size of your group. To read even more regarding the culinary options awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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