3 Best Japanese Restaurants in Richmond, VA

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


8052 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23294 Directions

Since 1977

Here’s The Deal:
Kabuto Japanese House of Steaks serves traditional Japanese cooking and sushi cuisine in Richmond, Virginia. It is a spacious Japanese restaurant which is conveniently located at the Interstate 64 & North Parham Road intersection. Hibachi chefs put the teppan-yaki cooking on an exciting show and prepare your dinner right in front of you. They have a big, comfortable bar area with televisions and a giant aquarium with their signature. From their fresh sushi to their unique hibachi style of cooking, each meal is tailored to your particular tastes, allowing them to provide a wonderful evening of dining for those with food allergies. They never use peanut oil or MSG in preparing foods. Kabuto has several private dining areas and can cater for groups of between 20 and 100 people. They also serve udon customers."

Fried Rice, Hibachi Salmon, Grilled Tuna, Hibachi Shrimp, Sesame Chicken, Hibachi Steak, Samurai, Hibachi Filet Mignon, Chicken Teriyaki, Beef Teriyaki, Lobster Tail, Kai-Sen, Yasai, Soup, Salad, Shrimp and Steak, Sushi, Sashimi, Filet Mi Gnon & Deep Sea Scallops

Discount: $10 Off for Adult Dinner Entrees for two View Coupon


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Express Lunch:
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Sun Brunch:
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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606 North Sheppard Street, Richmond, VA 23221 Directions

Here’s The Deal:
Akida Japanese Restaurant has wooden tables & a modest bar fill out this traditional Japanese restaurant known for its sushi. The restaurant is small and intimate, and they can accommodate a large family sitting. The feel of the restaurant matches the loveliness and authenticity of its cuisine and makes you want to try more dishes. The bento boxes are a great option for lunch. Akida Japanese Restaurant has dozens of specialty and unique rolls, as well as nigiri and sashimi. Sipping soothing green tea served in earthenware cups. Their dinner special is the best; you get two starters, a regular roll, and a special roll for around $18."

Donburi, Teriyaki, Udon, Sashimi, Party Tray, Seaweed Salad, Steamed Dumplings, Shumai, Age Tofu, Roll: Spicy Shrimp, California, Yellowtail, Salmon, New York, Philadelphia, Eel Cucumber, Salmon Skin, Tuna & Spicy Squid

Price: Starts from $2

Best Sushi in Richmond (Style magazine) 2000-2019

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Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 2:30 pm|
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm|
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sun Closed

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1725 East Main Street, Richmond, VA 23223 Directions

Since 2004

Here’s The Deal:
Sumo San Restaurant is a casual Japanese eatery with a sushi bar, cocktails & sake plus quirky decorations on the walls. It is one of the best Chinese restaurants in town. Sumo San is a casual Japanese restaurant with a decent amount of vegan options. The owners and staff are friendly with the customers. The service is also excellent, and the waitress is very friendly and attentive. Yellowtail Sashimi is very fresh, and the chef made an outstanding sauce for dipping it in. Try the spicy kinoko and their Basil entree for a delicious appetizer and dinner. Sumo Specialties include Double Ginger, Cherry Blossom, Gari Cosmo, Cucumber Saketini, Wonder Juice & Sapphire Martini."

Ahi Poki Tataki Salad, Lettuce Wrapped, Seafood Lovers Blackened Ahi, Ginger Lime Pork, Teriyaki, Seaweed Salad, Typhoon Salad, Dill Cream Tempura Salad, Sunomono Salad, Orange Chicken Strawberry Salad, Spicy Beef Salad, Crispy Beef, Side Salad, Steamed White Rice, Chicken Katsu, Chicken Yakisoba, Tonkatsu, House Salad & Miso Soup

Price: Starts from $1.50

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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm|
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat & Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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