Best Japanese Restaurants in San Jose

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


193 Jackson Street, San Jose, CA 95112

Since 1984

Spicy Chicken, Croquette, Beef Yakiniku, Broiled Mackerel, Salmon Teriyaki, Deep Fried Seafood Mix, Pork Cutlet, Chicken Cutlet, Croquette, Chicken Teriyaki Don, Beef Teriyaki Don, Beef Yakiniku Don, Oyako Don, Beef Don, Pork Cutlet Don, Vegetable Udon, Kitsune Udon, Chicken Udon, Pork Udon, Beef Udon, Shrimp Udon, Fried Tofu & Cold Tofu

Serves three locations within California ● Get their Combination Lunch: Chicken Teriyaki and Deep Fried Shrimp for $12.25, Chicken Teriyaki and Tuna Sashimi for $17.75, Chicken Teriyaki & Deep Fried Calamari for $14.50

Price: Starts from $4


Lunch: Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dinner: Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri & Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sun Closed

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617 North 6th Street, San Jose, CA 95112

Since 1980

Hiyayakko, Ohitashi, Kamaboko, Tsukemono, Sunomono, Edamame, Croquettes, Agedashi, Nasu Agedashi, Gyoza, Sashimi, Yu Dofu, Teriyaki Spareribs, Tempura, Chilled Mussels, California Roll, Tekka Roll, Shrimp Tempura Roll, Katsu Don, Oyako Don, Unagi Don, Nabeyaki Udon, Tempura Udon, Plain Udon, Sukiyaki, Tori Mizutaki & Chicken Teriyaki

Takeaway & table service available ● Buy their Special Lunch Box Combinations ● Gene's Special: Unagi Don or Mini Chirashi with Tempura Udon for $24.95 ● Get Minato Dinner Box for $15.99

Price: Starts from $1.75


Tue - Thu 11:15 am - 1:45 pm|
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri & Sat 11:15 am - 1:45 pm|
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sun & Mon Closed

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211 Jackson Street, San Jose, CA 95112

Since 2006

Appetizers, Gyoza, Edamame, Calamari, Fried Rice, Mabo Tofu, Crab Curry, Grilled Spicy Pork, Tonkatsu Plate, Kaki Fry, Calamari Entree, Curry Rice, Charsu Rice, Gyudon Combo, Ginger Pork, Miso, Tonkotsu, Beverage, Vegetable and Tofu, Stir Fry, Duck, Charsu, Mentalko, Sara Udon, Tan Tan, Chilli, Shumai, Karaage, Kaki, Dalkon Salad & Kimchi

Family owned business ● Orders & reservations available ● Buy the Sapporo Draft for $6.50, Sapporo Reserve for $5.50 and Shoyu for $6, Shio for $6, Miso for $6.50 and Tonkatsu for $7, Tonkatsu Shoyu for $7, Hiyashi Ramen for $11.95 & Katsu Curry for $10.95 ● Voted Best of the Silicon Valley by Metro Magazine for 8 consecutive years ● Voted Best Gyoza in the Silicon Valley by Wave Magazine

Price: Starts from $1.50


Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm|
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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