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The 5 Best Japanese Restaurants In San Antonio

Updated: August 23, 2022

Want to know where to find the best Katsu and teriyaki in San Antonio? These are the best Japanese spots around! After analyzing the top sites and incorporating millions of reviews we present this list of great Japanese options. So head to these Japanese eateries for the nicest shabu shabu and Japanese beer in San Antonio.

Find the perfect Japanese restaurant

Sushi Seven

Japanese, $$, Sonterra-Stone OakJapanese, $$San Antonio, Sonterra-Stone Oak
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    The 5 best Japanese spots in San Antonio

    Hoodline, 2019
  • SA Current, 2019

    Where to Find the Best Japanese Food in San Antonio

    SA Current, 2019

Sushi Express

Korean, $$, Stone OakKorean, $$San Antonio, Stone Oak
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

    The 5 best Japanese spots in San Antonio

    Hoodline, 2019
  • Hoodline, 2020

    4 top spots for sushi in San Antonio

    Hoodline, 2020

Sushishima Japanese Restaurant

Japanese, $$, San AntonioJapanese, $$San Antonio
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • SA Current, 2019

    Where to Find the Best Japanese Food in San Antonio

    SA Current, 2019
  • Hoodline, 2020

    4 top spots for sushi in San Antonio

    Hoodline, 2020

Ito Ramen

Asian, $$, San AntonioAsian, $$San Antonio
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • SA Current, 2019

    Where to Find the Best Japanese Food in San Antonio

    SA Current, 2019
  • Hoodline, 2019

    5 top spots for ramen in San Antonio

    Hoodline, 2019

Sake Cafe Sushi Bar & Grill

Asian, $$, San AntonioAsian, $$San Antonio
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

How did we curate these results?

Picking the right Japanese restaurant can be tough, especially when you’re exploring new restaurants. For these results, 823905 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 6852 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 747 lists and articles from Hoodline and SA Current and others were carefully reviewed by boam. These spots have been featured in Hoodline - 4 top spots for sushi in San Antonio and SA Current - Where to Find the Best Japanese Food in San Antonio. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Recurring questions

Kin Thai & Sushi, Niki's Tokyo Inn, and San Poke are vegetarian-friendly Japanese restaurants in San Antonio.

Koi Kawa Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar, Yummi Sushi Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar, and Sushihana Japanese Restaurant are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants for a date night in San Antonio.

Ichiban Steak & Asian Fusion, Kin Thai & Sushi, and Niki's Tokyo Inn are some of the highest-rated late-night Japanese spots in San Antonio.

The highest-rated Japanese restaurants for delivery in San Antonio are Ichiban Steak & Asian Fusion, Kin Thai & Sushi, and Nozomu Bento & Bowl.

Ichiban Steak & Asian Fusion, Kin Thai & Sushi, and Niki's Tokyo Inn are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants that serve breakfast in San Antonio.

Drink pairing tips

  • Take dumplings and chilli to the next level

    When ordering dumplings and chilli, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Pinot Gris, a popular white wine.

Interesting facts

  • The world-record holder

    Are you a fan ofdim sum? The current record for eating the most dim sum is 18 pieces! Do you love dim sum enough to beat this record?

  • The go-to pairing

    Did you know that green tea pairs perfectly with sushi? Don’t believe us? Try it for yourself!

  • The $1,978 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?

Parking info

Finding parking in San Antonio can be tricky, especially if you are going out for food. 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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