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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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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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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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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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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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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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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.

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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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

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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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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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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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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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.

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

Mai Thai

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.55 miles from your location

Mai Thai

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.55 miles from your location

Thai-lovers in Northern Kentucky can stop by the Mai Thai in Florence on Hwy. 42 for traditional Thai dishes all day long, including its house special Pad Thai, Thai... Read more

Thai-lovers in Northern Kentucky can stop by the Mai Thai in Florence on Hwy. 42 for traditional Thai dishes all day long, including its house special Pad Thai, Thai noodles stir-fried with egg, green onion, bean sprouts and crushed peanuts in a special sauce. Mai Thai, which serves lunch and dinner daily, also features a full... 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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Miyoshi Japanese Restaurant

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.15 miles from your location

Miyoshi Japanese Restaurant

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.15 miles from your location

There are some things on the Miyoshi menu that some meat-and-potato Americans will never dare to try. But a cautious adventure will reward you with new, thrilling and... Read more

There are some things on the Miyoshi menu that some meat-and-potato Americans will never dare to try. But a cautious adventure will reward you with new, thrilling and uniquely delicious food. Appetizer-size dishes make up much of Miyoshi's menu, including expertly fried tempura fish, vegetables and broiled bites of meat such as... 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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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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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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Ando Japanese Restaurant

North

Approximately 10.56 miles from your location

Ando Japanese Restaurant

North

Approximately 10.56 miles from your location

Here you can get authentic Japanese food made from scratch. It has an extensive menu that leaves you undecided on which delicious meal to go with. The desserts are unique... Read more

Here you can get authentic Japanese food made from scratch. It has an extensive menu that leaves you undecided on which delicious meal to go with. The desserts are unique and to die for. Ando's is famous for its sushi, which you can watch being made while sitting at the sushi bar.

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