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The 10 Best Sushi Restaurants Near Emeryville

Updated: October 6, 2021

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

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Miyozen

Japanese, $$, EmeryvilleJapanese, $$Emeryville
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

KYU2 Sushi

Asian, $$, EmeryvilleAsian, $$Emeryville
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Yojimbo

Japanese, $$, AlamedaJapanese, $$Alameda, Bronze Coast
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • SFist

    The 12 Best Sushi Spots in Oakland, Berkeley and the East Bay

    SFist
  • Eater

    The Essential Guide to Eating and Drinking in Alameda

    Eater

Shimizu Sushi

Japanese, $$, OaklandJapanese, $$Oakland, Piedmont Avenue
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    5 top spots for sushi in Oakland

    Hoodline, 2019
  • CultureTrip

    Top 10 Restaurants On Piedmont Avenue In Oakland, California

    CultureTrip

Nikko Sushi

Japanese, $$, BerkeleyJapanese, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Judoku Sushi

Japanese, $$, OaklandJapanese, $$Oakland, Oakland Ave-Harrison St
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    5 top spots for sushi in Oakland

    Hoodline, 2019

RnR Sushi & Bowls

Japanese, $$, OaklandJapanese, $$Oakland, Piedmont Avenue
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    5 top spots for sushi in Oakland

    Hoodline, 2019

Kansai

Japanese, $$, OaklandJapanese, $$Oakland, Temescal
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • SFist

    The 12 Best Sushi Spots in Oakland, Berkeley and the East Bay

    SFist

AKEMI Japanese Restaurant

Japanese, $$, BerkeleyJapanese, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Kakui Sushi

Asian, $$, OaklandAsian, $$Oakland, Montclair Business
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Why is this list better than others?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. For these results, 3104661 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 28808 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1901 lists and articles from CultureTrip, Eater and SFist and others were carefully reviewed by boam. These spots have been featured in CultureTrip - Top 10 Restaurants On Piedmont Avenue In Oakland, California, Eater - The Essential Guide to Eating and Drinking in Alameda and SFist - The 12 Best Sushi Spots in Oakland, Berkeley and the East Bay. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pinot Grigio with your 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.

  • A next-level match for Negitoro roll

    Experts suggest pairing a Negitoro roll with a glass of Sapporo Lager, a popular beer.


  • Pair Vinho Verde Rose with 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.


Did you know?

  • An iconic duo: green tea & sushi

    Surely you’ve tried green tea with your sushi? It’s a classic pairing.

  • All about sushi

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

  • Worth the big bucks

    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?

Parking information

Getting a good parking spot in Emeryville can be tough, and it’s worse if you’re hungry. Secure a stress-free parking spot with our partner SpotHero, a digital parking reservation system.

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