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The 8 Best Japanese Restaurants Near Union City

Updated: May 2, 2022

Want to know who serves the tastiest sashimi or soba in Union City? These are our best Japanese spots. To give you only the top Japanese options we scrutinized millions of reviews and top sites for this list. So head to these Japanese eateries for the nicest shabu shabu and Japanese beer in Union City.

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Ramen Shu

Asian, $$, Union CityAsian, $$Union City
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

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Japanese, $$, HaywardJapanese, $$Hayward
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

    Best Sushi in Hayward

    Three Best Rated

Kiseki Sushi

Japanese, $$, NewarkJapanese, $$Newark
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Kazuma Sushi

Japanese, $$, FremontJapanese, $$Fremont, Warm Springs
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Koja Kitchen

Korean, $$, FremontKorean, $$Fremont, Baylands
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Cocolo Ramen

Asian, $$, NewarkAsian, $$Newark
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Katsuo Sushi & Grill

Japanese, $$, HaywardJapanese, $$Hayward
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Aniki's Sushi

Japanese, $$, FremontJapanese, $$Fremont, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate this list?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. For these results, 3104661 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 28808 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1901 lists and articles from Three Best Rated and others were carefully reviewed by boam. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Three Best Rated - Best Sushi in Hayward. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Common questions

Fish Day, Tadamasa, and Ramen Shu are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants for a quick lunch in Union City.

Fish Day, Tadamasa, and Ramen Shu are some of the highest-rated late-night Japanese spots in Union City.

Fish Day, Ramen Shu, and Maneki Sushi are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants that are good for groups in Union City.

Ramen Shu and Poke One are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants offering delivery options in Union City.

Fish Day, Tadamasa, and Ramen Shu are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants that serve breakfast in Union City.

Drink pairing tips

  • The ideal pairing for siu bao

    When having siu bao, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.

Interesting facts

  • History lesson

    Oh, where does ramen noodle come from you ask? Well from China of course! The dish first made an appearance in the 1900s.

  • The ideal pairing

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

  • The $1,978 nigiri

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

Parking info

Getting a good parking spot in Union City 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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