Top 12 High Quality Tokyo Sushi Restaurants You Won’t Forget

Dining in Tokyo is always enjoyable, especially if you are craving for sushi!
Here are some of the top sushi restaurants that you can visit in Tokyo, that will give you a pleasurable and memorable experience.

1. Sukiyabashi Jiro Honten (Ginza)

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Considered by many as the “Legendary Sushi Shop” that is visited by politicians and famous celebrities. Sushi Omakase/Chef Selection is the most popular menu. Sometime you need to wait 3 months to make a reservation. But this proves how much Jiro is AWESOME!!

Address: Tsukamoto Building B1F, 4 Chome-4-2-15 Ginza, Chuo, Tokyo 104-0061
Telephone Number: +81 3-3535-3600
Opening Hours:
Lunch 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Dinner 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
(Only Lunch time on Sat., Closed on Sun.)
Estimated Budget: ¥30,000~
English Menu Availability: No
Directions: Ginza Sta. Exit C6

2. Sushi Sawada (Ginza)

Sushi Sawada is a classy Michelin 2-star restaurant located in Ginza. Enjoy the sushi preparation of a Husband and Wife Duo, that creates a wonderful and harmonious feast which will surely entice your taste buds with every bite. Hospitality, space design are also fantastic.

Address: 5-9-19 Ginza. | MC Building 3F, Chuo 104-0061, Tokyo Prefecture
Telephone Number: +81 3 3571 4711
Opening Hours:
Lunch: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dinner: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm (- 7:30 pm on weekends)
(Closed on Mondays)
Estimated Budget: ¥30,000~
English Menu Availability: No

3. Sushi Yoshitake (Ginza)

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Sushi Yoshitake is an exclusive sushi bar restaurant that is perfect for singles, couples and those who just want to experience a wonderful dining time. There are only 7 seats inside, and master chef will make dream like sushi in front of you. Definitely should try once if you are a sushi lover!

Address: Suzuryu Building 3F8-7-19 Ginza Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061
Telephone Number: 03-6253-7331 (+81-3-6253-7331)
Opening Hours:6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Estimated Budget: ¥28,000~
English Menu: No

4. HARUTAKA (Ginza)

A sushi bar that specializes on nigiri sushi, as well as various Japanese appetizers that are best enjoyed with drinks. The shari and neta balanced very well. The owner of HARUTAKA declared that he only use best quality ingredients, result in this great reputations.

Address: Ginza Kawabata Bldg. 3F8-5-8 Ginza Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Telephone Number: 03-3573-1144
Opening Hours:6:00 pm – 11:30 pm
(Closed on Sunday and Public Holidays)
Estimated Budget: ¥20,000 – ¥30,000 (includes appetizers)
English Menu: No

5. SUSHI IWA (Ginza)

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One star Michelin restaurant in Ginza. This sushi bar is easier to find compared to others because it is not hidden and can easily be seen while walking on the street. Prices are a bit less expensive than other sushi restaurants. The most popular menu is Nigiri Set that you can choose between the 10 or 15 Pieces.

Address: Sushi Iwa 8-4-3 Ginza Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061
Telephone Number: 03-3572-0955
Opening Hours:
– Monday – Saturday
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
– Sunday and Holidays
12:00pm – 8:00 pm
Estimated Budget: ¥5,000 – ¥20,000
English Menu: No

6. Sushi Saito (Roppongi)

6 years continuously got 3 star Michelin. This is why making a reservation for Sushi Saito is truly difficult thing. Visitors review said that they need to book a half year before for a dinner in there. If you are a lucky one, take a deep breath and enjoy the tasty moments.

Address: 1st Floor Ark Hills South Tower, 1-4-5 Roppongi Minato Tokyo
Telephone Number: 03-3589-4412
Opening Hours:
Monday – Saturday
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
(Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays)
Estimated Budget: ¥20,000 – ¥30,000
Most Popular Menu: Sushi Omakase/Chef Selection
English Menu: No
Accepts Reservations: Yes

7. Sushi Mizutani (Ginza)

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Sushi Mizutani is a 2 star Michelin quality sushi bar. A must stop for people who prefer a confortable yet elegant sushi restaurant. Visitor said that the atmosphere is casual but the quality of sushi is nothing to say. Owner will keep serving you sushi till you said enough.

Address: 8-7-7 Ginza Chuo Tokyo
Telephone Number: 03-3573-5258
Opening Hours:
Lunch 11:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Dinner 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
(Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays)
Estimated Budget: ¥15,000 – ¥25,000
English Menu: No

8. Hashiguchi (Akasaka)

Many refer to this sushi restaurant as mysterious because the chef doesn’t allow photos to be taken inside the shop. Nevertheless, the dining experience is top class.

Address: 1-5-20 Motoakasaka Minato Tokyo
Telephone Number: 03-3478-3588
Opening Hours: 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
(Closed on Sunday and Public Holidays)
Estimated Budget: ¥20,000 – ¥30,000
English Menu: No

9. Kozasa (Shibuya)

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Hidden like most sushi restaurants, Kozasa is a gem for those who are lucky enough to stumble upon it. Kozasa keep top 5 ranking in a big Japanese restaurants reviewing website.

Address: 10-12 Shinsencho Shibuya Tokyo
Telephone Number: 03-5458-2828
Opening Hours: 6:00 – 11:00pm (Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays)
Estimated Budget: ¥20,000 – ¥30,000
English Menu: No

10. Sushi Mitani (Yotsuya)

A modern yet serene sushi bar that entice the eyes and your appetite. Only have 2 routine a night so you can appreciate its sushi without hurry. Many sushi lovers like its rice texture, repeatedly visit here.

Address: 1-22-1 Yotsuya Shinjuku Tokyo
Telephone Number: 03-5366-0132
Opening Hours:
Lunch 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm (Only lunch on Sun.)
Dinner 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm
(Closed on Mondays and on the third Tuesday of every month)
Estimated Budget: ¥20,000 – ¥30,000
English Menu: No

11. Sushi Dai (Tsukiji)

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Sushi Dai locates at Tsukiji fish market. It’s pretty normal to see people waiting in a long line outside this sushi bar. Some start to wait even when sun still not on the sky.

Address: 5-2-1 Tsukiji | Tsukiji Fish Market 6th Bldg., Chuo 104-0045, Tokyo Prefecture
Telephone Number: +81 3-3547-6797
Opening Hours:5:00 am – 2:00 pm (Closed on Sundays)
Estimated Budget: ¥5,000 – ¥10,000
English Menu: No

12. Sushi Garyu (Yotsuya)

Best for people who want to try not only sushi but also varieties of fish cuisine. Easy access from Shinjuku and family are also very welcome!

Address: 1-18 Funamachi Shinjuku Tokyo
Telephone Number: 03-3354-3188
Opening Hours:5:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Estimated Budget: ¥15,000 – ¥20,000
English Menu: No