174 "Japanese" Restaurants in New York.
Rule of Thirds is an enormous Japanese spot in Greenpoint, and it’s a great place to eat izakaya-style food and drink sake with a group.
Donburiya is a fun Japanese izakaya in the Theater District that specializes in inexpensive donburi bowls and facilitating rowdy group meals.
Douska is a casual handroll spot on the LES where you’ll want to become a regular.
Sasabune Express is a casual sushi spot on the UES that serves great handrolls and sushi platters.
Torishin is a yakitori spot in Hell’s Kitchen that serves a six-course omakase for $65.
Chikarashi Isso serves a diverse menu of Japanese dishes in a compact FiDi space that’s great for last-minute business dinners.
Japan Village is a food court in Industry City where you’ll find things like sushi, ramen, and karaage.
Roy’s Fish Market is a tiny fishmonger with a sushi bar in the back, and it’s a solid option for affordable pick-up sushi on the UES.
Mo’s Original is an affordable ramen spot in Prospect Lefferts Gardens with smoked jerk meats that will make you wish you had a smoker of your own.
Tomi Jazz is a Japanese jazz bar that also happens to be one of the coolest date options in Midtown.
Maison Yaki in Prospect Heights is where you go to sit on a red leather barstool and eat classic French cooking-inspired yakitori.