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Find Restaurants Serving Japanese Cuisine in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky

From popular local delicacies to hot new restaurants featuring gourmet takes on comfort-food favorites and fine dining for a romantic night for two, Cincinnati USA is making a name for itself as a foodie destination. USA Today even named the region one of "six small cities with big food scenes" due to the amazing revitalization of our restaurant scene, which offers plenty of dining options for every palate, including Japanese cuisine.

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Mr. Sushi

Downtown

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

Mr. Sushi

Downtown

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

Owned by Jin Kim, who also owns Iron Chef Grille in Symmes Township and Kai Sushi Cafe in Dayton. On the menu: sushi, obviously. Mr. Sushi has a big menu of fish entrees,... Read more

Owned by Jin Kim, who also owns Iron Chef Grille in Symmes Township and Kai Sushi Cafe in Dayton. On the menu: sushi, obviously. Mr. Sushi has a big menu of fish entrees, noodle dishes and teriyaki. White miso soup and sesame-dressed salad comes with sushi orders over $10.

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Mr. Sushi

Uptown

Approximately 7.94 miles from your location

Mr. Sushi

Uptown

Approximately 7.94 miles from your location

We have the most affordable sushi with great quality.

We have the most affordable sushi with great quality.

Sweet Basil Thai & Sushi Bar

South > Southwest

Approximately 11.17 miles from your location

Sweet Basil Thai & Sushi Bar

South > Southwest

Approximately 11.17 miles from your location

Family-friendly spot for Asian curries, noodles, and Japanese seafood dishes amid themed decor.

Family-friendly spot for Asian curries, noodles, and Japanese seafood dishes amid themed decor.

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Kyoto

North

Approximately 13.91 miles from your location

Kyoto

North

Approximately 13.91 miles from your location

Named after the former imperial city of Japan, Kyoto specializes in sushi and other Japanese dishes that have won awards at Taste of Cincinnati and Taste of Blue Ash.... Read more

Named after the former imperial city of Japan, Kyoto specializes in sushi and other Japanese dishes that have won awards at Taste of Cincinnati and Taste of Blue Ash. Shipments of fresh fish arrive several times weekly, and the happy hour roll, made with shrimp tempura and spicy tuna, is a customer favorite. The menu also...... Read More

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Ichiban

North

Approximately 17.87 miles from your location

Ichiban

North

Approximately 17.87 miles from your location

 Japanese dishes such as Pink Lady Roll, Sweet Potato Roll, Sushi & Sashimi Combo, Unagi Don.

 Japanese dishes such as Pink Lady Roll, Sweet Potato Roll, Sushi & Sashimi Combo, Unagi Don.

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Kiki

North

Approximately 11.69 miles from your location

Kiki

North

Approximately 11.69 miles from your location

Japanese gastropub in College HIll serving two choices of ramen. 

Japanese gastropub in College HIll serving two choices of ramen. 

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Zundo Ramen and Donburi

Downtown

Approximately 7.77 miles from your location

Zundo Ramen and Donburi

Downtown

Approximately 7.77 miles from your location

Ramen, a traditional Japanese dish consisting of a meat- or fish-based broth, noodles and a range of vegetables and protein, has grown in popularity in recent years,Zundo... Read more

Ramen, a traditional Japanese dish consisting of a meat- or fish-based broth, noodles and a range of vegetables and protein, has grown in popularity in recent years,Zundo Ramen & Donburi, will serve ramen which he calls “incomparable” to Greater Cincinnati’s current offerings.

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Fuji Steak House

Uptown

Approximately 4.55 miles from your location

Fuji Steak House

Uptown

Approximately 4.55 miles from your location

Fuji's House is a great place for friends to gather for drinks with names like the Scorpion and enjoy the flair and fun of eating at a hibachi grill. The skilled chefs... Read more

Fuji's House is a great place for friends to gather for drinks with names like the Scorpion and enjoy the flair and fun of eating at a hibachi grill. The skilled chefs cook up shrimp, scallops, filet mignon, chicken and more right in front of you with a dash of entertainment added in. Plus, the full sushi bar and lengthy menu... Read More

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Chinatown Buffet

East

Approximately 9.72 miles from your location

Chinatown Buffet

East

Approximately 9.72 miles from your location

At Chinatown Buffet, guests can test their all-you-can-eat limits and try a little - or a lot - of everything. Beyond Chinese favorites like egg rolls, pot stickers and lo... Read more

At Chinatown Buffet, guests can test their all-you-can-eat limits and try a little - or a lot - of everything. Beyond Chinese favorites like egg rolls, pot stickers and lo mein, there's Mongolian grilled chicken, sushi, seafood, dessert and American fare.

Kaze

Downtown

Approximately 7.59 miles from your location
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Kaze

Downtown

Approximately 7.59 miles from your location

Gastropub serving sushi and creative Japanese fare in a stylish space, with a lounge and beer garden.

Gastropub serving sushi and creative Japanese fare in a stylish space, with a lounge and beer garden.

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Asiana Thai and Sushi

Uptown

Approximately 5.22 miles from your location
Asiana (photo: Julie Brock)

Asiana Thai and Sushi

Uptown

Approximately 5.22 miles from your location

Asiana doesn't have a liquor license, but you can still get your drink on while you enjoy its savory pad Thai, chicken or sushi. The charmingly eclectic restaurant not... Read more

Asiana doesn't have a liquor license, but you can still get your drink on while you enjoy its savory pad Thai, chicken or sushi. The charmingly eclectic restaurant not only has a BYOB liquor policy, but the Wine Merchant liquor store is conveniently located just a block away.

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Kumo Asian Fusian

West

Approximately 12.52 miles from your location

Kumo Asian Fusian

West

Approximately 12.52 miles from your location

Diverse selection of sushi and exquisite Chinese and Thai cuisines.

Diverse selection of sushi and exquisite Chinese and Thai cuisines.

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Matsuya Japanese Restaurant & Market

South

Approximately 15.12 miles from your location

Matsuya Japanese Restaurant & Market

South

Approximately 15.12 miles from your location

Family-owned for more than 10 years. Enjoy sushi, tempura, teriyaki, tabletop hot pots, and much more.

Family-owned for more than 10 years. Enjoy sushi, tempura, teriyaki, tabletop hot pots, and much more.

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Chako Bakery

South

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location

Chako Bakery

South

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location

Specializing in Japanese baking, Chako serves must-have dishes and desserts like Cheese Souffle cake, Matcha Cheesecake, Strawberry Cream Puffs and more! Order lunch on... Read more

Specializing in Japanese baking, Chako serves must-have dishes and desserts like Cheese Souffle cake, Matcha Cheesecake, Strawberry Cream Puffs and more! Order lunch on the weekends including menu items such as Katsu Sando Combo, Japanese Curry Soup & Bread or the Karrage (Japanese Fried Chicken).  The bakery also hosts...... Read More

Kabuto Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar

North

Approximately 15.61 miles from your location

Kabuto Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar

North

Approximately 15.61 miles from your location

Kabuto serves up Japanese cuisine, like sushi and sashimi, plus hibachi grilled meat, seafood and vegetable entrees. Wash it all down with some sake and maybe end your... Read more

Kabuto serves up Japanese cuisine, like sushi and sashimi, plus hibachi grilled meat, seafood and vegetable entrees. Wash it all down with some sake and maybe end your meal with dessert, like Japanese ice cream, including mango or ginger flavored. Current specials include for lunch any 2 sushi rolls for $10 or any 3 for $12 or... Read More

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Fuji Steak House

East

Approximately 5.63 miles from your location

Fuji Steak House

East

Approximately 5.63 miles from your location

Prepare to be entertained by the friendly and sociable chefs, who might be seen manipulating fire or tossing shrimp in the air for you to catch, all while preparing a... Read more

Prepare to be entertained by the friendly and sociable chefs, who might be seen manipulating fire or tossing shrimp in the air for you to catch, all while preparing a hearty meal of steak, chicken or seafood. Fuji Steakhouse also has a sushi menu as well.

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Wabi Sabi Covington

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.29 miles from your location

Wabi Sabi Covington

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.29 miles from your location

Wabi Sabi is the Japanese art of finding beauty in imperfection and profundity in nature. It is simple, slow and uncluttered, and it reveres authenticity above all.Wabi... Read more

Wabi Sabi is the Japanese art of finding beauty in imperfection and profundity in nature. It is simple, slow and uncluttered, and it reveres authenticity above all.Wabi refers to harmony, peace, tranquility and balance.Sabi itself means "the bloom of time", to take pleasure in things that are old and faded. With this philosophy... Read More

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Jo An Japanese Restaurant

South > Southwest

Approximately 12.75 miles from your location

Jo An Japanese Restaurant

South > Southwest

Approximately 12.75 miles from your location

Nearly hidden away in an office park building surrounded by business suites, this modest sushi spot is no secret to the local Japanese community. While Jo An is... Read more

Nearly hidden away in an office park building surrounded by business suites, this modest sushi spot is no secret to the local Japanese community. While Jo An is approachable enough for beginners, it's even more of a treat for those familiar with Japanese cuisine. In addition to a lengthy list of expertly rolled sushi, you'll... Read More

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Soho Japanese Bistro

North

Approximately 17.95 miles from your location

Soho Japanese Bistro

North

Approximately 17.95 miles from your location

Soho's Japanese sense of elegance is summed up by the massive bamboo piece in the center of the dining room. First-timers should try something from the hibachi menu (... Read more

Soho's Japanese sense of elegance is summed up by the massive bamboo piece in the center of the dining room. First-timers should try something from the hibachi menu (veggies, beef, chicken or seafood), which earns you a front-row seat at one of 14 hibachi tables. There are separate hibachi and tatami rooms as well.

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Arirang Japanese Bistro

North

Approximately 7.01 miles from your location

Arirang Japanese Bistro

North

Approximately 7.01 miles from your location

Arirang Japanese Bistro is a new Hibachi-style restaurant in Kenwood. If you enjoy the theatrics provided by the hibachi chefs (like catching shrimp or broccoli in your... Read more

Arirang Japanese Bistro is a new Hibachi-style restaurant in Kenwood. If you enjoy the theatrics provided by the hibachi chefs (like catching shrimp or broccoli in your mouth), Arirang is for you. Their appetizers include Alaskan King Crab, veggie tempura and calamari. Sushi and sashimi make up a good portion of the menu, but... Read More

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Tokyo Japanese Restaurant

North

Approximately 13.41 miles from your location

Tokyo Japanese Restaurant

North

Approximately 13.41 miles from your location

A great Japanese in Sharonville.Try the traditional Japanese delights and sushi.

A great Japanese in Sharonville.Try the traditional Japanese delights and sushi.

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Miyako Sushi & Steakhouse

South > Southwest

Approximately 11.34 miles from your location

Miyako Sushi & Steakhouse

South > Southwest

Approximately 11.34 miles from your location

Miyako has ten hibachi grills, so the dinner experience centers on that. Customers choose steak, salmon, scallops, lobster, vegetables, fried rice. Dim sun tuna sushi with... Read more

Miyako has ten hibachi grills, so the dinner experience centers on that. Customers choose steak, salmon, scallops, lobster, vegetables, fried rice. Dim sun tuna sushi with wasabi sauce is one of the most popular sushis. For lunch, Miyako's signature offering is the bento box. The box holds steak teriyaki, rice, a spring loaf... Read More

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Akira Japanese Restaurant

North

Approximately 17.77 miles from your location

Akira Japanese Restaurant

North

Approximately 17.77 miles from your location

There aren't many places that can serve good quality sushi at an affordable price. This restaurant prides itself on the great food and also satisfying the customers.... Read more

There aren't many places that can serve good quality sushi at an affordable price. This restaurant prides itself on the great food and also satisfying the customers. Akira is a great place to take that special person on a date, when the mood calls for romance, without breaking the budget. Akira's decor has many Japanese... Read... Read More

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Mei Japanese Restaurant

North

Approximately 9.86 miles from your location

Mei Japanese Restaurant

North

Approximately 9.86 miles from your location

Mei offers what you'd expect from a Japanese restaurant with impeccable service and only the freshest fish. The staff is decked out in traditional garb, and sushi fans won... Read more

Mei offers what you'd expect from a Japanese restaurant with impeccable service and only the freshest fish. The staff is decked out in traditional garb, and sushi fans won't be disappointed (the rolls are fairly priced and larger than most). For the anti-sushi crowd, teriyaki and tempura are available. There are private rooms... Read More

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Fuji Steak House

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.39 miles from your location

Fuji Steak House

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.39 miles from your location

Mix up lunch or dinner for a hibachi experience at Fuji Japanese Steakhouse in Florence. This is casual dining, but also a great place to have a celebratory dinner with a... Read more

Mix up lunch or dinner for a hibachi experience at Fuji Japanese Steakhouse in Florence. This is casual dining, but also a great place to have a celebratory dinner with a group of friends. Start off with sushi, or soup and salad with ginger dressing. Then decide between a hearty, meaty meal of steak and chicken, or opt for...... Read More

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Asian Paradise

North

Approximately 14.01 miles from your location

Asian Paradise

North

Approximately 14.01 miles from your location

Asian Paradise is an Asian restaurant located in Loveland, serving Japanese cuisine and other Asian foods in a sleek, modern yet cozy atmosphere. Perfect for a sushi night... Read more

Asian Paradise is an Asian restaurant located in Loveland, serving Japanese cuisine and other Asian foods in a sleek, modern yet cozy atmosphere. Perfect for a sushi night with friends or a date, it's all about Pan-Asian food here, with the chef combining cuisines from Japan, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and China. Happy hour 4... Read More

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