Best japanese restaurants in London

Check out the top japanese restaurants in London, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Nobu
1. Nobu
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
15 Berkeley St, London
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 20 7290 9222
BarRestaurantFood
tim
Upmarket 2-floor Japanese restaurant with celeb following, hibachi grill table and sushi bar.
William
Upmarket 2-floor Japanese restaurant with celeb following, hibachi grill table and sushi bar.
Anton
Upmarket Japanese restaurant with celeb following, hibachi grill table and sushi bar.
1. Nobu
1. Nobu
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
15 Berkeley St, London
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 20 7290 9222
tim
tim
Upmarket 2-floor Japanese restaurant with celeb following, hibachi grill table and sushi bar.
William
William
Upmarket 2-floor Japanese restaurant with celeb following, hibachi grill table and sushi bar.
Anton
Anton
Upmarket Japanese restaurant with celeb following, hibachi grill table and sushi bar.
2. New Fujiyama
2. New Fujiyama
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
5-7 Vining St, LONDON
020 7737 2369
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Julieta Azul
Our local Japanese Restaurant. Yummy!
Dennis
Popular Japanese restaurant located in the heart of Brixton which has been a locals favourite for many years. …
Miranda
Another institution canteen style restaurant. Try the bento boxes or some yaki soba here www.newfujiyama.co…
2. New Fujiyama
2. New Fujiyama
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
5-7 Vining St, LONDON
020 7737 2369
Julieta Azul
Julieta Azul
Our local Japanese Restaurant. Yummy!
Dennis
Dennis
Popular Japanese restaurant located in the heart of Brixton which has been a locals favourite for many years. Fujiyama serves practically an…
Miranda
Miranda
Another institution canteen style restaurant. Try the bento boxes or some yaki soba here www.newfujiyama.com/
3. Asakusa
3. Asakusa
host-0host-1host-2
7 local reviews
265 Eversholt St, London
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+44 20 7388 8533
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Petra
Our favourite Japanese restaurant. You definitely must book. Closed for lunch and on Sundays. To book, call…
Elaine
With a well-worn interior, this is one of the capital’s best-value Japanese restaurants. Perfect, room-tempera…
Piers
Despite the forbidding exterior, this Japanese restaurant is good value and the real deal. The clientèle will …
3. Asakusa
3. Asakusa
host-0host-1host-2
7 local reviews
265 Eversholt St, London
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+44 20 7388 8533
Petra
Petra
Our favourite Japanese restaurant. You definitely must book. Closed for lunch and on Sundays. To book, call: 020 7388 8533 after 6pm. Ask…
Elaine
Elaine
With a well-worn interior, this is one of the capital’s best-value Japanese restaurants. Perfect, room-temperature sushi (a plate of nigiri …
Piers
Piers
Despite the forbidding exterior, this Japanese restaurant is good value and the real deal. The clientèle will persuade you that this is auth…
4. Akari
4. Akari
host-0host-1host-2
13 local reviews
196 Essex Rd, London
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 20 7226 9943
BarRestaurantFood
Sun
Very sweet and friendly traditional Japanese restaurant, with good prices and food.
Loreley
Tasty Japanese restaurant very close to our flat!
Nadaav
Excellent Japanese restaurant. Advisable to reserve on the weekends.
4. Akari
4. Akari
host-0host-1host-2
13 local reviews
196 Essex Rd, London
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 20 7226 9943
Sun
Sun
Very sweet and friendly traditional Japanese restaurant, with good prices and food.
Loreley
Loreley
Tasty Japanese restaurant very close to our flat!
Nadaav
Nadaav
Excellent Japanese restaurant. Advisable to reserve on the weekends.
5. ROKA Charlotte Street & Shochu Lounge
5. ROKA Charlotte Street & Shochu Lounge
host-0host-1host-2
16 local reviews
37 Charlotte St, London
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 20 7580 6464
BarRestaurantFood
Alice & Marc
££££ - Yes that's the super pricey Japanese restaurant next door. We've only been once but that was probably o…
Anton
Lively Restaurant with great food - London's award winning Japanese restaurant, serving contemporary Japanese …
Nicholas
Amazing Japanese restaurant with a lively bar in the basement. Pricey and you'll need to book, but well worth …
5. ROKA Charlotte Street & Shochu Lounge
5. ROKA Charlotte Street & Shochu Lounge
host-0host-1host-2
16 local reviews
37 Charlotte St, London
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 20 7580 6464
Alice & Marc
Alice & Marc
££££ - Yes that's the super pricey Japanese restaurant next door. We've only been once but that was probably one of the best experience we'v…
Anton
Anton
Lively Restaurant with great food - London's award winning Japanese restaurant, serving contemporary Japanese robatayaki cuisine in striking…
Nicholas
Nicholas
Amazing Japanese restaurant with a lively bar in the basement. Pricey and you'll need to book, but well worth it for a treat.
6. Abeno
6. Abeno
host-0host-1host-2
2 local reviews
47 Museum St, London
Closed · Opens Wednesday 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 20 7405 3211
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Jonah
Simple Japanese restaurant specialising in savoury pancakes, where tables have embedded hotplates.
Jared
Simple Japanese restaurant specialising in savoury pancakes, where tables have embedded hotplates.
Jared SSP
Simple Japanese restaurant specialising in savoury pancakes, where tables have embedded hotplates.
6. Abeno
6. Abeno
host-0host-1host-2
2 local reviews
47 Museum St, London
Closed · Opens Wednesday 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 20 7405 3211
Jonah
Jonah
Simple Japanese restaurant specialising in savoury pancakes, where tables have embedded hotplates.
Jared
Jared
Simple Japanese restaurant specialising in savoury pancakes, where tables have embedded hotplates.
Jared SSP
Jared SSP
Simple Japanese restaurant specialising in savoury pancakes, where tables have embedded hotplates.
7. Tsunami Japanese Restaurant
7. Tsunami Japanese Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
19 local reviews
5-7 Voltaire Rd, London
Open · Closes in 18 minutes
+44 20 7978 1610
BarRestaurantFood
Jimmy & Janie
Our favourite Nobu styled food Japanese restaurant
Karen
Japanese restaurant. Fantastic sushi. Loved the soft shell crab sushi.
Asta
An amazing Japanese restaurant, perfect for a place to eat out. About 10 minutes away from the house, it provi…
7. Tsunami Japanese Restaurant
7. Tsunami Japanese Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
19 local reviews
5-7 Voltaire Rd, London
Open · Closes in 18 minutes
+44 20 7978 1610
Jimmy & Janie
Jimmy & Janie
Our favourite Nobu styled food Japanese restaurant
Karen
Karen
Japanese restaurant. Fantastic sushi. Loved the soft shell crab sushi.
Asta
Asta
An amazing Japanese restaurant, perfect for a place to eat out. About 10 minutes away from the house, it provides both delicious food and in…
8. Maguro Restaurant
8. Maguro Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
12 local reviews
5 Lanark Pl, London
Open · Closes in 18 minutes
+44 20 7289 4353
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Jean
Japanese restaurant. Great Sushi.
Ana
Amazing Japanese restaurant! Very small and just a few tables, make sure you call to reserve.
Olga
Nice Japanese restaurant. In Clifton Road, second parallel from Elgin Avenue towards Paddington, there is a …
8. Maguro Restaurant
8. Maguro Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
12 local reviews
5 Lanark Pl, London
Open · Closes in 18 minutes
+44 20 7289 4353
Jean
Jean
Japanese restaurant. Great Sushi.
Ana
Ana
Amazing Japanese restaurant! Very small and just a few tables, make sure you call to reserve.
Olga
Olga
Nice Japanese restaurant. In Clifton Road, second parallel from Elgin Avenue towards Paddington, there is a nice parade of shops and Cafes…
9. Dotori
9. Dotori
host-0host-1host-2
35 local reviews
3 Stroud Green Rd, London
Open · Closes in 18 minutes
+44 20 7263 3562
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Gen
Good luck getting a spot for this tiny and incredibly popular Korean-Japanese restaurant! Book well in advance…
Amanda
Delicious and excellent value Korean and Japanese Restaurant. Booking recommended.
charlotte
Delicious Korean-Japanese restaurant Dotori has been a low-priced local favourite since it opened in 2008 – so…
9. Dotori
9. Dotori
host-0host-1host-2
35 local reviews
3 Stroud Green Rd, London
Open · Closes in 18 minutes
+44 20 7263 3562
Gen
Gen
Good luck getting a spot for this tiny and incredibly popular Korean-Japanese restaurant! Book well in advance, and go for the amazingly gre…
Amanda
Amanda
Delicious and excellent value Korean and Japanese Restaurant. Booking recommended.
charlotte
charlotte
Delicious Korean-Japanese restaurant Dotori has been a low-priced local favourite since it opened in 2008 – so much so that you’ll have to b…
10. Sushi-Say
10. Sushi-Say
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
Sushi-Say
Closed · Opens Wednesday 12:00 PM (noon)
020 8459 2971
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Sara
Compact Japanese restaurant with stripped-back decor, known for its sushi, yakitoro and sake.
Matt
Compact Japanese restaurant with stripped-back decor, known for its sushi, yakitoro and sake.
Lena
Compact Japanese restaurant with stripped-back decor, known for its sushi, yakitori and sake. Probably one of …
10. Sushi-Say
10. Sushi-Say
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
Sushi-Say
Closed · Opens Wednesday 12:00 PM (noon)
020 8459 2971
Sara
Sara
Compact Japanese restaurant with stripped-back decor, known for its sushi, yakitoro and sake.
Matt
Matt
Compact Japanese restaurant with stripped-back decor, known for its sushi, yakitoro and sake.
Lena
Lena
Compact Japanese restaurant with stripped-back decor, known for its sushi, yakitori and sake. Probably one of the best places in London to e…
11. Sushi Waka
11. Sushi Waka
host-0host-1host-2
2 local reviews
75 Parkway, London
Closed · Opens Wednesday 12:30 PM
+44 20 7482 2036
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Isabel
Big sushi menu at relaxing Japanese restaurant also serving tempura and noodles, plus lunch boxes.
Giusy
Traditional Japanese restaurant, make sure to book a table as they are usually very busy.
William And Giusy
Traditional Japanese restaurant, make sure to book a table as they are usually very busy.
11. Sushi Waka
11. Sushi Waka
host-0host-1host-2
2 local reviews
75 Parkway, London
Closed · Opens Wednesday 12:30 PM
+44 20 7482 2036
Isabel
Isabel
Big sushi menu at relaxing Japanese restaurant also serving tempura and noodles, plus lunch boxes.
Giusy
Giusy
Traditional Japanese restaurant, make sure to book a table as they are usually very busy.
William And Giusy
William And Giusy
Traditional Japanese restaurant, make sure to book a table as they are usually very busy.
12. Hana
12. Hana
host-0host-1host-2
12 local reviews
150A Seven Sisters Rd, London
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 20 7281 2226
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Yan
Great little authentic Japanese restaurant a short bus ride away
Ben
Great local Japanese restaurant. Really good sushi and traditional Japanese dishes. They do a great selection …
Konstantinos
Amazing little japanese restaurant run by Japanese chefs with very reasonable prices!
12. Hana
12. Hana
host-0host-1host-2
12 local reviews
150A Seven Sisters Rd, London
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 20 7281 2226
Yan
Yan
Great little authentic Japanese restaurant a short bus ride away
Ben
Ben
Great local Japanese restaurant. Really good sushi and traditional Japanese dishes. They do a great selection of lunch Bento boxes for under…
Konstantinos
Konstantinos
Amazing little japanese restaurant run by Japanese chefs with very reasonable prices!