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The 8 Best Japanese Restaurants Near Auburn

Updated: December 10, 2021

Want to know where to find the best Katsu and teriyaki in Auburn? These are the best Japanese spots around! This ultimate list of Japanese venues was created after analyzing top sites and reviews to bring you only the best. Indulge with chilled sake and delicious tempura at these fantastic Japanese gems in Auburn.

Find the perfect Japanese restaurant

Happy Express

Asian, $$, AuburnAsian, $$Auburn
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

If you travel further

Best Sushi

Japanese, $$, Federal WayJapanese, $$Federal Way, West Campus
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Katsu Burger

American, $$, Federal WayAmerican, $$Federal Way, Steel Lake
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Tokyo Japanese Steak House

Japanese, $$$, Federal WayJapanese, $$$Federal Way, Mirror Lake
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

I Love Ramen

Asian, $$, Federal WayAsian, $$Federal Way, Steel Lake
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Akasaka Restaurant

Japanese, $$, Federal WayJapanese, $$Federal Way, Steel Lake
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

8ight

Asian, $$, Federal WayAsian, $$Federal Way, Kitts Corner
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

Mizu Japanese Steakhouse

Japanese, $$$, CovingtonJapanese, $$$Covington
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

Why these restaurants?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Japanese restaurants in Auburn. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 10951 restaurants in Auburn, 1095134 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1286 lists and articles from experts at and more. All with some boam magic. Don’t bother looking for we’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. 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.

Most common questions

Ginger Teriyaki II is the highest-rated Japanese restaurant for delivery in Auburn.

Happy Express, SUSHI Konami, and New Teriyaki & Wok are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants for a quick lunch in Auburn.

Happy Express, SUSHI Konami, and New Teriyaki & Wok are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants that serve breakfast in Auburn.

Happy Express and Ginger Teriyaki II are the highest-rated Japanese restaurants that is good for groups in Auburn.

Happy Express, SUSHI Konami, and New Teriyaki & Wok are some of the highest-rated late-night Japanese spots in Auburn.

Drink pairing tips

  • A next-level pairing for Chenin Blanc

    Experts recommend pairing a Wagu beef with a glass of Chenin Blanc, a popular white wine.

  • Sake with your soba noodles

    When considering what goes best with soba noodles, we recommend a glass of Sake, it truly complements the dish as it brings out the true flavors of the dish.


Parking in the area

Nobody likes to circle around the block looking for parking. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Japanese spot.

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