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The 8 Best Sushi Restaurants Near Clayton

Updated: November 12, 2021

Hungry for fresh tuna and tasty salmon? Then these sushi spots in Clayton are for you! We analyzed the top blogs, restaurant review sites, and food publications to find the best sushi in Clayton. Treat yourself to an omakase experience or grab a takeout of nigiri from these featured restaurants.

Find the perfect Sushi spot

Sushi Ai

Japanese, $$, ClaytonJapanese, $$Clayton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Wasabi Sushi Bar

Asian, $$, ClaytonAsian, $$Clayton
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further


Asian, $$$, St. LouisAsian, $$$St. Louis, Botanical Heights (formerly McRee Town)
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0
  • Hoodline, 2020

    4 top spots for sushi in St. Louis

    Hoodline, 2020
  • Riverfront Times, 2019

    Best Sushi/Poke

    Riverfront Times, 2019

Blk Mkt Eats

Asian, $$, St. LouisAsian, $$St. Louis, Central West End
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2020

    4 top spots for sushi in St. Louis

    Hoodline, 2020


Japanese, $$, St. LouisJapanese, $$St. Louis, Central West End
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2020

    4 top spots for sushi in St. Louis

    Hoodline, 2020

Cafe Mochi

Japanese, $$, St. LouisJapanese, $$St. Louis, Tower Grove South
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

    3 Best Sushi in St Louis, MO

    Three Best Rated

Midtown Sushi and Ramen

Japanese, $$, St. LouisJapanese, $$St. Louis, Midtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Oishi Sushi

Japanese, $$, St. LouisJapanese, $$St. Louis
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate this list?

Finding the best Sushi spots in Clayton can take way too long. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 5278 Clayton restaurants, 823905 reviews, and 147 top lists and articles from the likes of Three Best Rated, Hoodline and Riverfront Times. The restaurants you see have been featured in Three Best Rated - 3 Best Sushi in St Louis, MO, Hoodline - 4 top spots for sushi in St. Louis and Riverfront Times - Best Sushi/Poke. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. Sushi connoisseurs and amateurs alike are bound to enjoy this list of the best Clayton Sushi.

Drink pairing tips for Sushi

  • Pair 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.

  • Sapporo Lager with your Negitoro roll

    The bold, bitter and strong flavors in Sapporo Lager makes it a great beer to pair with Negitoro roll.

  • Vinho Verde Rose with your tempura prawn handroll

    When considering how to best enjoy your tempura prawn handroll, we would highlight how well a glass of Vinho Verde Rose complements the dish as it the carbonation will cut through heavier flavors of the batter.

Fun facts about Sushi

  • The most expensive nigiri

    Chef Angelito Araneta Jr. made anigiri in 2010 that sold for p$1,978.

  • A day about sushi

    It’s International Sushi Day on June 18. You better not forget! Grab your sushi and celebrate!

  • A tasty first

    sushi was first made in 1700s in the country of Japan.

Parking information

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