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The 11 Best Japanese Restaurants Near Chula Vista

Updated: May 2, 2022

Want to know who serves the tastiest sashimi or soba in Chula Vista? These are our best Japanese spots. This ultimate list of Japanese venues was created after analyzing top sites and reviews to bring you only the best. Slurp down the tastiest ramen and udon in town at these Japanese -inspired eateries in Chula Vista

Find the perfect Japanese restaurant

Izakaya Naruto

Japanese, $$, Chula VistaJapanese, $$Chula Vista, Southwest
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Three Best Rated

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    Three Best Rated
  • Eater, 2019

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    Eater, 2019

Kaiyo Sushi

Japanese, $$, Chula VistaJapanese, $$Chula Vista, Otay Ranch
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Here are Chula Vista's top 5 Japanese restaurants

    Hoodline, 2019

Ika Sushi & Grill

Japanese, $$, Chula VistaJapanese, $$Chula Vista, San Miguel Ranch
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

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    Hoodline, 2019

unisushi

Japanese, $$, Chula VistaJapanese, $$Chula Vista, Northwest
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

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    Hoodline, 2019
  • Lyft

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    Lyft

OTAY SUSHI & CRAB

Japanese, $$, Chula VistaJapanese, $$Chula Vista, Village Center
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

California Sushi Bar

Japanese, $$, Chula VistaJapanese, $$Chula Vista, Northwest
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0
  • Eater, 2020

    35 South Bay Restaurants Offering Takeout and Delivery

    Eater, 2020

Sushiya

Japanese, $$, Chula VistaJapanese, $$Chula Vista, Otay Ranch
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • Lyft

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    Lyft

iSushi

Japanese, $$, Chula VistaJapanese, $$Chula Vista
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Bento & Noodles Eastlake

Asian, $$, Chula VistaAsian, $$Chula Vista, Village Center
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0
  • Lyft

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    Lyft

If you travel further

Goody's Sushi & Grill

Asian, $$, National CityAsian, $$National City, South Port Bussiness Center
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Hanaoka

Japanese, $$, National CityJapanese, $$National City
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

How does it work?

Figuring out the best Japanese restaurants can take awhile. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 10162 spots across Chula Vista, analyzed 823905 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 624 lists and articles from the likes of Eater and Lyft – applying our boam magic to sift through results. Don’t bother looking for Eater - 35 South Bay Restaurants Offering Takeout and Delivery, Eater - Where to Eat in Chula Vista and Lyft - Top 10 Most Visited Asian Restaurants in Chula Vistawe’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Most common questions

Izakaya Naruto, L&D Teriyaki Express, and California Sushi Bar are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants that serve breakfast in Chula Vista.

Izakaya Naruto, L&D Teriyaki Express, and California Sushi Bar are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants for a quick lunch in Chula Vista.

The highest-rated Japanese restaurants for delivery in Chula Vista are Izakaya Naruto, California Sushi Bar, and Ika Sushi & Grill.

Izakaya Naruto, L&D Teriyaki Express, and California Sushi Bar are some of the highest-rated late-night Japanese spots in Chula Vista.

Izakaya Naruto, L&D Teriyaki Express, and California Sushi Bar are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants for take-out in Chula Vista.

Drink pairing tips

  • The ideal pairing for wu tao go

    Experts suggest pairing a wu tao go with a glass of Rose, a popular pink wine.


Factoids

  • Wallet breaking nigiri

    If you have recently won the lottery, or you just happen to have $1,978 lying around, why not spend it on indulging in the world’s most glamorous, and most expensive, nigiri?

  • Celebrating Japanese

    If you’re a big fan of Japanese, then you should definitely consider visiting the NOODS NOODS NOODS Festivale in California, The United States

  • History lesson

    The next time you bite into a delicioussushi remember to thank Hanaya Yohei who is responsible for this tasty culinary invention.

Parking in the area

Parking has always been a challenge in Chula Vista. 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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