Best Japanese Restaurants in Kansas City

Expert recommended Top 3 Japanese Restaurants in Kansas City, Missouri. All of our japanese restaurants face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


3951 Broadway Road, Kansas City, MO 64111 Directions

Since 2016

Komatsu Ramen is a traditional Japanese ramen shop that serves new, authentic ramen artisans. The restaurant in Westport, in the Tokyo style, serves freshly-made noodles, genuine Japanese fried fruits, delicious sides and plenty of sake. Take out, and waiter service is available. Try the Cucumber Salad for $4, Seaweed Salad for $5, Steamed Edamame for $4, Togarashi Edamame for $4.50, Pork Belly Buns for $7, Chicken Buns for $7, Crispy Tofu Buns for $7 & Brisket Buns for $7. Komatsu Ramen serves 2 places within Missouri.

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Price: Starts from $4

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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 1:30 am
Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am

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425 Westport Road, Kansas City, MO 64111 Directions

Since 2012

Sama Zama is Japanese for the variety and one bite grill extension. The restaurant provides a dining experience in Izakaya style, many of their tiny, thoughtful dishes are based on family recipes and the creations of the owner Erika Koike. They focus on genuine Japanese comfort food and their simple dishes are the perfect size to enjoy with family and friends. Sama Zama offers casual dining in an intimate, modern setting, similar to that of Tokyo 's dining atmosphere. And if you tried their specialty it would help, Ramen is simply delicious food for the soul.

Appetizer, Chicken Salad, Fried Marinated Chicken, Fried Calamari, Tofu, Edamame, Miso Soup, Noodles, Yaki Udon, Ramen, Vegetarian Ramen, Miso Tofu, Spicy Ramen Challenge Rules, Grilled, Stir-Fried, Deep-Fried, Rice, Fried Rice & Beverages

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Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon Closed

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340 West 75th, Kansas City, MO 64114 Directions

Since 2009

Kokoro Maki House offers a wide range of genuine Japanese & Korean food including a variety of Sushi, Rolls, Tempura, Udon, Bibimbap and more. You should come here for their special lunch or for delicious Korean and Japanese meals at night. You can also order your favorite dish for taking out. Their Lunch Specials: Spicy Pork for $10.95, Beef Teriyaki for $10.95, Sushi Box for $12.99, Chicken Teriyaki for $10.95, Ramen and Cali Roll for $11.99 & Bul Go Gi for $10.95.

Miso Soup, Cucumber Salad, Edamame, Steamed Dumplings, Calamari, Pork Cutlet, Shrimp Tempura, Sushi Rice, Vegetable Tempura, Spring Rolls, Gyoza, Seaweed Salad, House Green Salad, California, Spicy Tuna, Spider, Philadelphia, Rainbow Roll, Eel, Oyako Donburi, Caterpillar, Alaskan Roll, Dragon Roll, Boston Roll, Waldo’s Volcano & Beef Asparagus

Discount: $1 Off for Appetizers & Any Rolls on Happy Hour Specials

Price: Starts from $2


Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sun Closed

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