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The 9 Best Japanese Restaurants In Santa Clara

Updated: October 6, 2021

Want to know who serves the tastiest sashimi or soba in Santa Clara? These are our best Japanese spots. 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 Santa Clara.

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Orenchi Ramen

Japanese, $$, Santa ClaraJapanese, $$Santa Clara
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Japanese Restaurants in Santa Clara

    Three Best Rated
  • CultureTrip

    The Best Spots For Ramen In Santa Clara County

    CultureTrip

Sumiya

Japanese, $$, Santa ClaraJapanese, $$Santa Clara
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Japanese Restaurants in Santa Clara

    Three Best Rated

Leichi

Japanese, $$$, Santa ClaraJapanese, $$$Santa Clara
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Japanese Restaurants in Santa Clara

    Three Best Rated

Yuki Sushi

Japanese, $$, Santa ClaraJapanese, $$Santa Clara
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Sushi in Santa Clara

    Three Best Rated

Happy Sushi

Japanese, $$, Santa ClaraJapanese, $$Santa Clara
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Ramen Taka

Asian, $$, Santa ClaraAsian, $$Santa Clara
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Fugetsu - Santa Clara

Japanese, $$, Santa ClaraJapanese, $$Santa Clara
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Amakai Japanese Cuisine

Japanese, $$, Santa ClaraJapanese, $$Santa Clara
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Sushi O Sushi

Japanese, $$, Santa ClaraJapanese, $$Santa Clara
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Sushi in Santa Clara

    Three Best Rated
  • CultureTrip

    The 9 Best Restaurants In Santa Clara

    CultureTrip

How does it work?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Santa Clara. We analyzed 1901 lists and articles from top sources like CultureTrip and Three Best Rated, 28808 Santa Clara restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 3104661 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. The restaurants you see have been featured in CultureTrip - The 9 Best Restaurants In Santa Clara, CultureTrip - The Best Spots For Ramen In Santa Clara County and Three Best Rated - Best Sushi in Santa Clara. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect match for dumplings and chilli

    Experts recommend pairing a dumplings and chilli with a glass of Pinot Gris, a popular white wine.

Factoids

  • For the love of sushi

    Looking for an excuse to have sushifor breakfast, lunch, and dinner? International Sushi Day, celebrated every June 18, is the perfect opportunity to indulge in as much sushi as you can handle!

  • A historical dish

    Our favorite treat, the sushi, has its roots in Japan. We can thank Hanaya Yohei for coming up with it too.

  • A big feat in 2016

    In Japan, Tamana Otawara Festival Executive Committee made a sushi roll in 2016 that was an outstanding 9,332 feet 8 inches!

Parking info

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