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The 7 Best Sushi Restaurants Near Burlingame

Updated: May 2, 2022

If you’re longing for sushi in Burlingame, 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 Burlingame. Treat yourself to an omakase experience or grab a takeout of nigiri from these featured restaurants.

Find the perfect spot


Japanese, $$, BurlingameJapanese, $$Burlingame
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Barracuda Japanese Restaurant

Asian, $$, BurlingameAsian, $$Burlingame
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Dozo Izakaya

Japanese, $$, Foster CityJapanese, $$Foster City, Pilgrim-Triton
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Amami Sushi Bistro

Japanese, $$, San BrunoJapanese, $$San Bruno
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Bashamichi Sushi

Japanese, $$, MillbraeJapanese, $$Millbrae
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Kaori Sushi & Sake Bar

Japanese, $$, San MateoJapanese, $$San Mateo, Twenty-Fifth Ave
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Ryoshin Sushi

Japanese, $$, BelmontJapanese, $$Belmont
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Why these restaurants?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 28808 spots across Burlingame, analyzed 3104661 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 1901 lists and articles from the likes of – applying our boam magic to sift through results. For example, we considered as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.


Mr. Teriyaki Sushi, Fuumi, and Bulls Head Sushi are the highest-rated spots for sushi delivery in Burlingame.

Mr. Teriyaki Sushi, Fuumi, and Sakae Sushi have outdoor seating and sushi in Burlingame.

I Love Sushi & Tofu is the highest-rated vegetarian sushi spot in Burlingame.

Mr. Teriyaki Sushi, Fuumi, and Sakae Sushi are the highest-rated sushi spots for lunch in Burlingame.

Mr. Teriyaki Sushi, Sakae Sushi, and I Privé Sushi Sake Spirits are the highest-rated sushi spots that are good for groups in Burlingame.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair Pinot Grigio with salmon nigiri

    Food with fresh flavors, like salmon nigiri, should be paired with a white wine like Pinot Grigio if you want the most to be brought out of the flavors of the dish.

  • Pair tempura prawn handroll with Vinho Verde Rose

    For an elevated experience, pair your tempura prawn handroll with Vinho Verde Rose. This combination works particularly well because this white wine the carbonation will cut through heavier flavors of the batter.

  • The perfect complement to tuna maki

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


  • The first ever sushi

    The sushi was only thought up in 1700s! We wonder what people ever did without some good sushi in their lives...

  • Celebrating a love for sushi

    You better not forget what June 18th is. It’s International Sushi Day! Grab some sushi and celebrate!

  • A fast eater

    Tim 'Eater X' Janus knows that you can never have too much of a good thing. They proved this by eating 141 pieces in a limited time,setting a world record in the process!

Parking tips

There’s nothing like finding the perfect parking spot right away when you’re going out for a meal. Luckily, you can secure parking stress-free with our partner SpotHero, a digital parking reservation service.

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