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The 9 Best Sushi Restaurants In Denver

Updated: May 2, 2022

If you’re longing for sushi in Denver, this list of sensational sushi spots is just for you. We analyzed the top blogs, restaurant review sites, and food publications to find the best sushi in Denver. Enjoy Denver’s best vegan rolls and sushi bowls paired with green tea at these great sushi bars!

Find the perfect Sushi spot

Sushi Den

Japanese, $$$, Platt ParkJapanese, $$$Denver, Platt Park
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2020

    The 4 best spots to score sushi in Denver

    Hoodline, 2020
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    The Best Places For Sushi In Denver

    CultureTrip, 2017

Izakaya Den

Japanese, $$$, Platt ParkJapanese, $$$Denver, Platt Park
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2020

    The 4 best spots to score sushi in Denver

    Hoodline, 2020
  • Eater, 2019

    16 Essential Sushi Spots in Denver

    Eater, 2019

Uchi

Japanese, $$$, Five PointsJapanese, $$$Denver, Five Points
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2019

    16 Essential Sushi Spots in Denver

    Eater, 2019
  • Hoodline, 2020

    Introducing Denver's top 4 Japanese restaurants

    Hoodline, 2020

Sushi Sasa

Japanese, $$$, HighlandJapanese, $$$Denver, Highland
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2019

    16 Essential Sushi Spots in Denver

    Eater, 2019
  • Zagat, 2014

    The 8 Hottest Japanese Restaurants in Denver

    Zagat, 2014

Taki Sushi

Japanese, $$, SpeerJapanese, $$Denver, Speer
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2020

    The 4 best spots to score sushi in Denver

    Hoodline, 2020
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    The Best Places For Sushi In Denver

    CultureTrip, 2017

Matsuhisa - Denver

Japanese, $$$$, Cherry CreekJapanese, $$$$Denver, Cherry Creek
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2019

    16 Essential Sushi Spots in Denver

    Eater, 2019
  • Eater, 2016

    Ten Amazing Bento Boxes to Rock Your Lunch in Denver

    Eater, 2016

Sushi Ronin

Japanese, $$$, HighlandJapanese, $$$Denver, Highland
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2019

    16 Essential Sushi Spots in Denver

    Eater, 2019
  • Female Foodie

    12 Best Restaurants in Highlands Denver

    Female Foodie

Izu

Japanese, $$, Cheesman ParkJapanese, $$Denver, Cheesman Park
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2019

    16 Essential Sushi Spots in Denver

    Eater, 2019

Bamboo Sushi LoHi

Japanese, $$, HighlandJapanese, $$Denver, Highland
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2019

    16 Essential Sushi Spots in Denver

    Eater, 2019

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Finding the best Sushi spots in Denver can take way too long. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 7480 restaurants in Denver, 823905 restaurant reviews, and exactly 681 lists and articles from experts at Female Foodie, Hoodline and Eater and more. All with some boam magic. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Female Foodie - 12 Best Restaurants in Highlands Denver, Hoodline - Introducing Denver's top 4 Japanese restaurants and Eater - Ten Amazing Bento Boxes to Rock Your Lunch in Denver. 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. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. If your next meal is in any of these ten restaurants, the Sushi aficionado in you will rejoice.

Questions & answers

Rocky Yama Sushi, Uchi, and PokeCity are the highest-rated sushi spots that are good for groups in Denver.

Temaki Den, Rocky Yama Sushi, and Tai Tai Japanese are the highest-rated vegetarian sushi spots in Denver.

Temaki Den, Rocky Yama Sushi, and Tai Tai Japanese are the highest-rated spots for sushi delivery in Denver.

Lori's Wraps is a food stand that serves sushi in Denver.

Temaki Den, Rocky Yama Sushi, and Tai Tai Japanese are the highest-rated sushi spots for dinner in Denver.

Drink pairing tips for Sushi

  • A next-level pairing for Vinho Verde Rose

    When having tempura prawn handroll, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Vinho Verde Rose, a popular white wine.

  • Go for Pinot Grigio with salmon nigiri

    For an elevated experience, pair your salmon nigiri with Pinot Grigio. This combination works particularly well because this white wine doesn't overwhelm the dish.


  • Pair Gruner Veltliner with rainbow roll

    When considering what goes best with rainbow roll, we recommend a glass of Gruner Veltliner, it truly complements the dish as it enhances the taste of sushi.


Factoids about Sushi

  • The record holder

    At 9,332 feet 8 inches, the sushi roll that was made by Tamana Otawara Festival Executive Committee in Japan was an amazing feat.

  • The world-record holder

    In 2008, Tim 'Eater X' Janus became the proud world-record holder for eating the most sushi by having 141 in one sitting.

  • Worth every penny?

    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?

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