Hey there Sushi lovers, get ready to celebrate International Sushi Day on June 18! This special day is a celebration of mine, yours and the world’s favorite Japanese dish, which has been enjoyed for centuries. Originating from Japan, this special rice dish has become popular all over the globe and ruling the hearts of gourmands ever since. Today there are endless varieties of delicious sushi dishes to choose from like maki sushi rolls, sashimi sushi, uramaki sushi rolls, temaki sushi rolls and much more that are enough to satiate your taste buds. So, fellow sushi lovers, we have created a round-up of the 7 best Japanese restaurants near you in Mumbai serving delicious sushi, that you much check out and relish the best of Japanese cuisine.
Taki Taki is the ultimate fine-dine Japanese Restaurant for all the Sushi lovers who love a great evening of delicious food and lots of fun. They serve Japanese and Asian cuisine along with refreshing cocktails and drinks and have a dedicated Sushi counter. Their vast range of classic sushi menu offers both veg and non-veg sushi to choose from and a must-recommend here is ‘tempura vegetable maki’, made of fried tempura vegetables with added house seasoning that taste delicious. The vibe and interiors set the perfect mood to dine in here and enjoy the company of your partner, friends or family.
Must-haves: Taki Taki Maki, Dragon Roll, Avocado Nigiri, Sashimi Platter
If sushi is your comfort food, then Pa Pa Ya is undoubtedly worth a visit for the same. Featuring an array of options of sushis to try as a classic sushi roll, modern sushi and sushi nigiri, Pa Pa Ya serves you sushis, which are perfectly mouth-watering and crispy. A must-try here would be their Vegetable maki, with the Sushi being tangy with a burst of flavor from the dried spinach topping. Apart from Sushis, you can try out their dim sums, desserts, and beer-battered tacos that will fill up your tummies with good food and happiness.
This famous Pan-Asian restaurant should be your next sushi spot. Foo has an extensive menu to satiate your sushi cravings being the best sushi restaurant in town. From vegetarian to vegan and non-vegetarian, you will find a lot of varieties here. You can relish the popular ones here like Foo Yam Bean and Avocado Uramaki with blue rice, tempura, yam bean, avocado and spicy crisps or for a different taste go for Black Rice and Thai Chilli Maki, or the Asparagus, Avo and Togarashi Black Rice Maki.
Must-haves: Snapper Dumpling, Egg Fried Rice, Crispy Tofu, Hazelnut Dome
Kuai Kitchen is a fine dining outlet that offers a unique and exquisite dining experience to all Pan-Asian Lovers. They offer a variety of dishes from around the world, with a focus on Asian cuisine. And sushi lovers will be amazed to know that they have a good variety of Sushi, all prepared with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Try their Kuai special roll and soft shell crab roll, your taste buds will be dancing with delightful flavors. The atmosphere here is relaxed and inviting, with modern decor and comfortable seating that you would love to visit this Japanese restaurant again.
Immense yourself in an elevated dining experience at this elegant Chinese and Pan-Asian restaurant. House of Mandarin has always been the talk of the town for its authentic flavors and unique style of cooking. Their indulging Japanese cuisine or be more specific their sushi is what people love here the most. They have all types of sushi to offer you, be it sashimi, nigiri, maki & uramaki rolls both vegetarian and non-vegetarian. Our recommended best sushi here for you will be ‘Corn Gunkan’, ‘Spicy Salmon Roll’ and ‘Crispy Broccoli Roll’.
Must-haves: Kung Pao Potato, Spicy Mapo Tofu, Sweet & Sour Pork, Singapore Noodles
Showcasing the best of traditional Asian meals in a lively atmosphere, Blue’s Kitchen By Loima is one of the best Thai and Japanese Restaurants in the city. It’s the best place in town to explore the depth of Japanese flavors, especially by relishing their diligent sushi. The rich flavors of sushi can be savored through special sushi rolls and sushi maki rolls. The popular ones here to try on are “Tiger Roll”, “Las Vegas Roll” and “California Maki Roll”. With each bite you will get the bustling taste of Japan, so do not miss this place on international sushi day.
Origami is an authentic fine-dining Korean and Japanese restaurant serving a wide array of gastronomical delights of traditional Japanese and Korean cuisine. Their menu is an amalgamation of conventional flavors from Japan and Korea. Enjoy the ethnic flavors with their array of sushi rolls, which are so indulging and delicious that you will come back here for more. Give yourself a chance on this international sushi day to discover an ultimate dining experience like no other at Origami Japanese & Korean Restaurants.
Must-haves: Jalapeno Salmon, Oh My God Sushi, Tuna Roll, Valentine Roll
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