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The 15 Best Sushi Restaurants Near Bethesda

Updated: August 22, 2022

Do you love sashimi and temaki? Then you’ll love our picks for the best sushi spots in Bethesda. We analyzed the top blogs, restaurant review sites, and food publications to find the best sushi in Bethesda. Enjoy Bethesda’s best vegan rolls and sushi bowls paired with green tea at these great sushi bars!

Find the perfect Sushi spot

Tako Grill

Japanese, $$, BethesdaJapanese, $$Bethesda, Bethesda Row
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Infatuation

    The DC Hit List: The Best New Restaurants In Washington DC

    Infatuation

Maki Bar

Japanese, $$, BethesdaJapanese, $$Bethesda, Wisconsin South
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Hanaro Sushi

Asian, $$, BethesdaAsian, $$Bethesda, Woodmont Triangle
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Raku

Asian, $$, BethesdaAsian, $$Bethesda, Bethesda Row
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Satsuma

Japanese, $$, BethesdaJapanese, $$Bethesda, Woodmont Triangle
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Passion Fin

Asian, $$, BethesdaAsian, $$Bethesda
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Donburi Dojo & Ramen House

Asian, $$, North BethesdaAsian, $$North Bethesda
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 4.5

Hibachi Express Japanse Grill

Japanese, $$, KensingtonJapanese, $$Kensington
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Kusshi

Japanese, $$, North BethesdaJapanese, $$North Bethesda
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Fuji Japan

Japanese, $$, Silver SpringJapanese, $$Silver Spring
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Sushiko Chevy Chase

Japanese, $$$, Chevy ChaseJapanese, $$$Chevy Chase
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5
  • Thrillist, 2022

    The Absolute Best Sushi Restaurants in DC

    Thrillist, 2022

Tachibana Japanese Restaurant

Japanese, $$, McLeanJapanese, $$McLean
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

    2022 Best Japanese Restaurants in Virginia Suburbs (DC) Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

Ichi Ban Sushi Restaurant

Japanese, $$, McLeanJapanese, $$McLean
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

    2022 Best Japanese Restaurants in Virginia Suburbs (DC) Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

Moby Dick Sushi

Asian, $$, WheatonAsian, $$Wheaton
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Ikko Sushi

Japanese, $$, Silver SpringJapanese, $$Silver Spring
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

How does it work?

Choosing the right spot for Sushi can be tough, especially if you’re exploring new restaurants. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 16302 restaurants in Bethesda, 823905 restaurant reviews, and exactly 518 lists and articles from experts at Infatuation, Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life and Thrillist and more. All with some boam magic. These spots have been featured in Infatuation - The DC Hit List: The Best New Restaurants In Washington DC, Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - 2022 Best Japanese Restaurants in Virginia Suburbs (DC) Area and Thrillist - The Absolute Best Sushi Restaurants in DC. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Most common questions

Tako Grill, Hinata Sushi Carry Out, and Bite of Asia are the highest-rated vegetarian sushi spots in Bethesda.

Woodmont Grill is the highest-rated upscale spot for sushi in Bethesda.

Tako Grill, Hinata Sushi Carry Out, and Bite of Asia are the highest-rated sushi spots for dinner in Bethesda.

Tako Grill, Hinata Sushi Carry Out, and Bite of Asia are the highest-rated sushi spots to get a quick lunch in Bethesda.

Tako Grill, Hinata Sushi Carry Out, and Bite of Asia are the highest-rated late-night spots for sushi in Bethesda.

Drink pairing tips for Sushi

  • Vinho Verde Rose with your tempura prawn handroll

    When considering what goes best with tempura prawn handroll, we recommend a glass of Vinho Verde Rose, it truly complements the dish as it the carbonation will cut through heavier flavors of the batter.


  • A next-level match for salmon nigiri

    Experts recommend pairing a salmon nigiri with a glass of Pinot Grigio, a popular white wine.

  • Go for Gruner Veltliner with rainbow roll

    For an elevated experience, pair your rainbow roll with Gruner Veltliner. This combination works particularly well because this white wine enhances the taste of sushi.


Fun facts about Sushi

  • Celebrating a love for sushi

    Do you like sushi enough to dedicate a day to it? If you answered yes, then you should probably know that June International Sushi Day is International Sushi Day.

  • A 2016-record from Japan

    A little sushi roll never hurt anybody! The size of the longest sushi roll might surprise you, coming in at 9,332 feet 8 inches! How big of a kitchen do you need to make that?

  • A tasty first

    1700s was an interesting time, and it gave us the much cherished sushi. We can thank Japan for that!

Parking info

Parking can be tough around Bethesda To make your life easier, we partnered with SpotHero, an innovative digital parking reservation service, so you can easily and effortlessly find parking near your selected Sushi spot.

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