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The 8 Best Sushi Restaurants Near St. Petersburg

Updated: November 19, 2021

If you’re longing for sushi in St. Petersburg, this list of sensational sushi spots is just for you. We reviewed the top food blogs and leading publications to find you the best sushi in St. Petersburg. Treat yourself to an omakase experience or grab a takeout of nigiri from these featured restaurants.

Find the perfect Sushi spot

Rain Japanese Sushi Bar & Thai

Asian, $$, St. PetersburgAsian, $$St. Petersburg
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Sushi Inc

Japanese, $$, St. PetersburgJapanese, $$St. Petersburg, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Oishi

Japanese, $$, St. PetersburgJapanese, $$St. Petersburg
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Ichiban Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar

Japanese, $$, St. PetersburgJapanese, $$St. Petersburg, Woodlawn Oaks
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Mori Sushi

Japanese, $$, St. PetersburgJapanese, $$St. Petersburg
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

The Lemon Grass

Thai, $$, St. PetersburgThai, $$St. Petersburg, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Tsunami Japanese Steakhouse

Japanese, $$, St. PetersburgJapanese, $$St. Petersburg, Tyrone Landing
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

T'asia Sushi Bar & Thai Cuisine

Asian, $$, Pinellas ParkAsian, $$Pinellas Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Finding the best Sushi spots in St. Petersburg can take way too long. For these results, 823905 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 7903 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 312 lists and articles from and others were carefully reviewed by boam. We cross-referenced with top lists, like . We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. Sushi connoisseurs and amateurs alike are bound to enjoy this list of the best St. Petersburg Sushi.

Drink pairing tips for Sushi

  • Vinho Verde Rose and 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.


  • Enjoy salmon nigiri with Pinot Grigio

    To elevate your salmon nigiri experience, we recommend some Pinot Grigio to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this white wine doesn't overwhelm the dish.

  • The perfect complement to tuna maki


    Experts recommend pairing a tuna maki with a glass of Albariño, a popular white wine.

Interesting facts about Sushi

  • Ready for 141 pieces of sushi?

    If you think you could break the record set by Tim 'Eater X' Janus for most sushi eaten in 6, then you’re gonna have to do better than 141 pieces.

  • The record holder

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

  • A day for sushi-lovers

    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!

Parking tips

Parking in St. Petersburg can be notoriously tough. 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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