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The 6 Best Japanese Restaurants Near McAllen

Updated: June 21, 2022

Want to know where to find the best Katsu and teriyaki in McAllen? These are the best Japanese spots around! To give you only the top Japanese options we scrutinized millions of reviews and top sites for this list. Slurp down the tastiest ramen and udon in town at these Japanese -inspired eateries in McAllen

Find the perfect Japanese restaurant

Yasuke Japanese Sushi

Japanese, $$, McAllenJapanese, $$McAllen
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Lin’s Express

Asian, $$, McAllenAsian, $$McAllen
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Shogun Japanese Steak House

Japanese, $$, McAllenJapanese, $$McAllen
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

Hayashi Japanese Hibachi and Sushi Bar

Japanese, $$, McAllenJapanese, $$McAllen
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Tsunami Sushi Bar & Grill Restaurant

Japanese, $$, EdinburgJapanese, $$Edinburg
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.5

Kurai

Asian, $$, PharrAsian, $$Pharr
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.0

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Japanese restaurants in McAllen. We analyzed 9 lists and articles from top sources like , 1254 McAllen restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 823905 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. The spots that made the cut have been featured in . We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Common questions

Yasuke Japanese Sushi, Lin’s Express, and Tokyo Sushi Bar are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants for take-out in McAllen.

Yasuke Japanese Sushi, Lin’s Express, and Tokyo Sushi Bar are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants for a quick lunch in McAllen.

Yasuke Japanese Sushi, Mori Japanese Grill, and Hayashi Japanese Hibachi and Sushi Bar are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants for a date night in McAllen.

Yasuke Japanese Sushi, Tokyo Sushi Bar, and Hayashi Japanese Hibachi and Sushi Bar are vegetarian-friendly Japanese restaurants in McAllen.

Yasuke Japanese Sushi, Lin’s Express, and Tokyo Sushi Bar are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants that are good for groups in McAllen.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect match for prawn dumpling

    When ordering prawn dumpling, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of jasmine tea, a popular tea.

Interesting facts

  • The most expensive 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?

  • Once upon a time

    The next time you bite into a delicioussushi remember to thank Japan who are responsible for this tasty culinary invention.

  • A 2,996 pounds 1 ounce feast

    2,996 pounds 1 ounce is the record for the biggest noodle soup. We hope people were hungry!

Parking in the area

Parking in McAllen can be a challenge. 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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