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The 9 Best Japanese Restaurants Near Arvada

Updated: May 2, 2022

Want to know who serves the tastiest sashimi or soba in Arvada? These are our best Japanese spots. After analyzing the top sites and incorporating millions of reviews we present this list of great Japanese options. Indulge with chilled sake and delicious tempura at these fantastic Japanese gems in Arvada.

Find the perfect Japanese restaurant

Namiko's

Japanese, $$, ArvadaJapanese, $$Arvada, New Town
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

    Best Japanese Restaurants in Denver

    USA Today
  • Three Best Rated

    3 Best Sushi in Arvada, CO

    Three Best Rated

Sushi Aji

Asian, $$, ArvadaAsian, $$Arvada
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Three Best Rated

    3 Best Sushi in Arvada, CO

    Three Best Rated

Mt Fuji

Japanese, $$, ArvadaJapanese, $$Arvada, Allendale West
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5
  • Three Best Rated

    3 Best Japanese Restaurants in Arvada, CO

    Three Best Rated

Sushi YaYa

Asian, $$, ArvadaAsian, $$Arvada, Far Horizions
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Sakana

Japanese, $$, WestminsterJapanese, $$Westminster
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2017

    Denver’s Freshest Guide to Sushi

    Eater, 2017
  • Eater, 2018

    Denver’s 17 Essential Ramen Shops

    Eater, 2018

Mika Sushi II

Japanese, $$, WestminsterJapanese, $$Westminster
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Sushi North Japanese Restaurant

Japanese, $$, WestminsterJapanese, $$Westminster
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Hana Matsuri Sushi

Japanese, $$, WestminsterJapanese, $$Westminster
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Zen Asian Bistro & Sushi

Asian, $$, WestminsterAsian, $$Westminster
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Why is this list better than others?

Finding the right Japanese restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 7480 spots across Arvada, analyzed 823905 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 681 lists and articles from the likes of Three Best Rated, USA Today and Eater – applying our boam magic to sift through results. The restaurants you see have been featured in Three Best Rated - 3 Best Japanese Restaurants in Arvada, CO, USA Today - Best Japanese Restaurants in Denver and Eater - Denver’s 17 Essential Ramen Shops. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Questions & answers

There are 7 Japanese restaurants in Arvada.

Namiko's, Sushi YaYa, and Kokoro - Arvada are vegetarian-friendly Japanese restaurants in Arvada.

Mika Sushi, Namiko's, and Sushi YaYa are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants for take-out in Arvada.

Sushi Aji, Mika Sushi, and Namiko's are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants for a quick lunch in Arvada.

Sushi Aji, Mika Sushi, and Namiko's are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants that serve breakfast in Arvada.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect match for prawn dumpling

    Experts recommend pairing a prawn dumpling with a glass of jasmine tea, a popular tea.

  • Rose with your wu tao go

    When considering what goes best with wu tao go, we recommend a glass of Rose, it truly complements the dish as it carries the flavours of the dish.


  • Enjoy dumplings and chilli with Pinot Gris

    For an elevated experience, pair your dumplings and chilli with Pinot Gris. This combination works particularly well because this white wine tones down the sweetness of the wine.


Interesting facts

  • The ideal pairing

    Surely you’ve tried green tea with your sushi? It’s a classic pairing.

  • The history of ramen noodle

    ramen noodle was first made in 1900s in the country of China.

  • Up for some gyoza?

    Peter Czerwinski broke the world record by eating the most gyoza in one sitting. The new record - that has not been beaten since - is 10 dumpling.

Parking in the area

Parking in Arvada can be notoriously tough. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Japanese spot.

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