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The 10 Best Sushi Restaurants in Downtown, Seattle

Updated: February 16, 2021

Finding the best Sushi spots has never been easier. We did the heavy lifting for you by scouring all the top review sites to find the top 10 Sushi spots. Explore everything you need to know about the best Sushi spots in Downtown below.

Find the perfect Sushi spot

Sushi Kashiba

Japanese · $75 avg. sushi
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Japonessa Sushi Cocina

Japanese · $8 avg. sushi
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Nijo Sushi Bar & Grill

Japanese · $18 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Pokeworks

Hawaiian · $11 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Shiro’s

Japanese · $20 avg. sushi
Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Maneki

Japanese · $9 avg. sushi
Seattle, International District
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Tsukushinbo

Japanese · $11 avg. sushi
Seattle, International District
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Wa’z

Japanese
Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Aburiya Bento House

Asian · $28 avg. sushi
Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Umi Sake House

Japanese · $16 avg. sushi
Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

How does it work?

Finding the best spot to satisfy your Sushi craving shouldn't be so tough. For these results, 1095134 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 4854 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1116 lists and articles from SeattleMet, Eater and USA Today and others were carefully reviewed by Feastfox. These top contenders have appeared in SeattleMet - 29 Seattle Japanese Restaurants That Won’t Let You Down, Eater - Top Japanese Restaurants in Seattle That Go Beyond Sushi and Ramen and USA Today - 10Best - Exotic Japanese Culinary Adventures at Seattle Eateries. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Since Feastfox gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Drink pairing tips for Sushi

  • Pinot Grigio with your salmon nigiri

    When considering what goes best with salmon nigiri, we recommend a glass of Pinot Grigio, it truly complements the dish as it doesn't overwhelm the dish.


  • Take rainbow roll to the next level

    Experts often pair rainbow roll with a glass of Gruner Veltliner, a popular white wine.

  • Go for Vinho Verde Rose with tempura prawn handroll

    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.


Fun facts about Sushi

  • Full of sushi

    After eating 141 pieces of sushi on April11 of 2008 Tim 'Eater X' Janus set a new world record.

  • The first ever sushi

    Hanaya Yohei is widely recognized as the first person to ever make the now-famous sushi.

Sushi Checksize

See how general Sushi prices stack up in each neighborhood. Deal-seekers will love the lower prices at Little Saigon, while those who love to splurge may enjoy what Downtown has to offer. To know what great Sushi will cost you, we compared the prices of 2 pc salmon sashimi across town.

NeighborhoodAve. price for 2 pc salmon sashimi# Sushi restaurants
Downtown$3030
Minor$212
Belltown$2010
First Hill$153
International District$1310
South Lake Union$124
Little Saigon$71

Parking tips

Few things are as aggravating as circling around the block, looking for parking when you’re hungry. To make your life easier, we partnered with SpotHero, an innovative digital parking reservation service, so you can easily and effortlessly find parking near your selected Sushi spot.

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