Japanese Cuisine in Yucatan Peninsula

During your visit to the Yucatan Peninsula, expect to happen upon a plentiful supply of fine restaurants, quick eateries, and more. Can't resist Japanese food during your holiday here? Guests should check out the restaurants serving this favorite. Thankfully there's an enormous pool of restaurants for food prepared in this style.

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With everything from the informal attitude beloved by patrons of Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen to the amazing dinner service at El Sushi de Holbox, you're bound to find something that tempts your taste buds.

Below, peek at the rather large selection of restaurants serving Japanese cuisine to be found. For each of the options, click to read more about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen

Downtown Playa del Carmen

Located in downtown Playa del Carmen, Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen is a good option for guests thinking about visiting this neighborhood or the surrounding area. Guests who want sushi will fully love stopping here during a trip to downtown Playa del Carmen.

Sushi Itto Cancun

Downtown Cancun | (998) 887-8399

Sushi Itto Cancun is found in downtown Cancun, in the eastern outskirts of Cancun. Don't overlook downtown Cancun when you're feeling like a knock-out serving of sushi.

Sushi & Ceviche Bar

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-0808

Located 6.1 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, Sushi & Ceviche Bar is on the same premises as Ritz-Carlton Cancun. From the restaurant, Cancun is eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the northwest. Here's one sure-fire reason to visit Cancun Beach Hotel Zone if you're a fan of Japanese cuisine, but particularly 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.

Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-2000

Mikado Japanese Teppan Yaki, on the premises of CasaMagna Marriott Resort Cancun, is located near downtown Cancun; it's 7.9 miles to the southeast of Cancun. Looking for sushi within the Japanese food genre? Even if it's outside your norm, you might discover that dining here is the one thing on your list you do twice.

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

Akky Sushi

Downtown Cancun | (998) 884-0322

Akky Sushi is located in downtown Cancun, near the center of Cancun. Though they're broadly known for Japanese food, this potential favorite likes to suggest 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

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Also worth considering if you really love Japanese food, there are more options from this same flavor palette at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Hong Kong (998) 884-1871 Chinese Downtown Cancun
La Palapa Del China -- Chinese 0.1 mi. South West of Central Tulum
Hola Asia -- Asian 0.0 mi. East of Central Puerto Morelos
Ula Gula (984) 879-3727 Asian Fusion Downtown Playa del Carmen
Gong (984) 206-4000 Asian The Riviera Maya
Almar Lounge -- Asian 3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres
Babe's Noodle Bar (984) 879-3569 Asian Downtown Playa del Carmen
Sam's Wok Chinese -- Chinese 2.6 mi. South West of Central downtown San Miguel
Bambu Thai Restaurant (984) 877-4100 Asian Downtown Playa del Carmen
The Moongate (998) 848-7000 Asian 6.1 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun

Or for yet another take on this theme, seek out a specialty like the sushi, which is on the menu at both Catch and Hotel Camino Real Cancun Restaurant.

Sometimes, the most exciting food and drink options in the Yucatan Peninsula are those that you find suddenly while walking around during the day. Of course, that doesn't mean you can't have a concrete plan for some meals. To find out more details regarding the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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