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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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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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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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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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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.

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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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.

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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Ichiban

Uptown

Approximately 3.73 miles from your location

Ichiban

Uptown

Approximately 3.73 miles from your location

Ichiban serves sushi, traditional Japanese cuisine and Asian fusion dishes in a chic, contemporary and cozy setting. Soft Shell Crab spring roll, Seafood Cream Croquette... Read more

Ichiban serves sushi, traditional Japanese cuisine and Asian fusion dishes in a chic, contemporary and cozy setting. Soft Shell Crab spring roll, Seafood Cream Croquette and Tofu, and Thin Noodle Salad with Nori Seaweed Dressing are an example of menu items. Happy Hour runs 5 p.m.-7 p.m. weekdays and 5 p.m.-8 p.m. on the...... Read More

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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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E+O New Asian

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

E+O New Asian

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

E+O stands for Earth + Ocean and will combine the flavors of the Philippines, Korea, Vietnam and other Asian countries. E+O's cusine brings forth approachable flavors and... Read more

E+O stands for Earth + Ocean and will combine the flavors of the Philippines, Korea, Vietnam and other Asian countries. E+O's cusine brings forth approachable flavors and in a modern setting taking on traditional Japanese and Pacific dishes and elevating them with twists. Items like baby back ribs, Angus ribeye, sushi, seafood... Read 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

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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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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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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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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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

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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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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Bistro Ginza

North

Approximately 15.81 miles from your location

Bistro Ginza

North

Approximately 15.81 miles from your location

Mason isn't exactly known as a romantic area for dining out. Enter Bistro Ginza, which caters to the adult crowd with mood lighting, Sinatra-esque live music and a candle... Read more

Mason isn't exactly known as a romantic area for dining out. Enter Bistro Ginza, which caters to the adult crowd with mood lighting, Sinatra-esque live music and a candle at every table. The bistro prides itself on its fine selection of sushi and wine - a perfect combination for any date. You can even call ahead to snag a spot... Read More

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Sushi Monk

North

Approximately 18.19 miles from your location

Sushi Monk

North

Approximately 18.19 miles from your location

Calvin Tam, who has made sushi at many Japanese restaurants around town, and who teaches popular sushi-making classes at Jungle Jim's Cooking School, has opened his own... Read more

Calvin Tam, who has made sushi at many Japanese restaurants around town, and who teaches popular sushi-making classes at Jungle Jim's Cooking School, has opened his own restaurant in West Chester called Sushi Monk. It's small, seating about 48 people, and 20 outside. Sushi Monk serves sushi, ramen and some other Japanese snacks... Read More

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Benihana

North

Approximately 13.91 miles from your location

Benihana

North

Approximately 13.91 miles from your location

Enjoy a culinary performance as the cook comes to the table and cooks with flair right in front of you.Seafood and steak dishes are customer favorites at this Japanese... Read more

Enjoy a culinary performance as the cook comes to the table and cooks with flair right in front of you.Seafood and steak dishes are customer favorites at this Japanese restaurant. A small sushi bar is offered at the Springdale location, while a full-size sushi bar is to be enjoyed downtown.

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