Best Japanese Restaurants in Cincinnati

Handpicked Top 3 Japanese Restaurants in Cincinnati, Ohio. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!


12082 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH 45249

Since 2004

Appetizers, Soups, Salads, Canadian Clam, Crab Stick, Eel, Egg Omelet, Mackerel, Red Snapper, Salmon, Shrimp, Squid, Striped Bass, Tuna, White Tuna, Yellow Tail, Roll: Lobster Blossom, 007, Geisha, Jason, Sweetheart, Lovely Angel, Califonia, Crispy Crab, Spicy Crab, Salmon Skin, Shrimp, Shrimp Tempura & Godzilla

Party trays and catering service available ● Provides Edamame $3.25, Seaweed Salad $4.95, Kani Salad $4.95, Squid Salad $5.95, Tuna Green $8.95 & Tako Su $6.95 & Salmon Tataki $10.95

2006 and 2007 Taste of Blue Ash Best Entree Award - 2008 Best of Bastille Day Award - Featured in the Cincinnati Magazine and Cincinnati Weekly

Price: Starts from $2.95

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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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1400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Since 2011

Poke Bowl, Short Rib Dumplings, Lettuce Wraps, Bowls, Scallop Ceviche, Pork Belly Bun, Kaze Slider, Veggie Bun, Deviled Egg, Kaze Salad, Chopped Salad, Seaweed Salad, Ramen Soup, Lamb Curry, Lemon Grass Pho, Miso Soup, Roasted Vegetables, Chicken Katsu, Meat Loaf, Salmon, Yellowtail, King Salmon, Sea Eel, Sashimi Sampler, Dragon Roll & Salmon Roll

Walk-Ins Welcome ● Outdoor seating, takes reservations, catering, private dining, take out and waiter service available ● Enjoy happy hour daily ● Try the Specialty Cocktails $5, Discounted Select Sushi Rolls and Ramen $4.50, Chilled Edamame $5 & House-Smoked Wings $8

Price: Starts from $2



Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat & Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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11481 Chester Road, Cincinnati, OH 45246

Since 1992

Appetizers, Vegetables Tempura, Soft Shell Crab, Yakitori, Bali Maki, Gyoza, Saba Shioyaki, Ika Shioyaki, Salt Pepper Shrimp, Edamame, Chicken Wings, Oshinko, Spicy Shredded Crab Salad, Avocado Salad, Miso Soup, Fried Rice or Lo Mein, Noodles, Entrees, Seafood Deluxe, Kaiseki, Broccoli, Sesame, Mongolian, Cashew, Nigiri & Dragon Roll

Take-out and takes reservations available ● Lunch Box Special: Sashimi Lunch $11.45, Shrimp Tempura $8.95, Chicken Teriyaki $6.95, Salmon Teriyaki or Shioyaki $8.95, Ton Katsu $8.95 & Yakiniku $8.95

Price: Starts from $1.50


Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon Closed

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