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The 10 Best Sushi Restaurants in South Lake Union, Seattle

Updated: March 6, 2021

Finding the top South Lake Union restaurants has never been easier. To get you the definitive list of the best restaurants, we examined the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours, making your decision easier than ever.

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Teinei

Japanese · $14 avg. sushi
Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Shiro’s

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

Momiji

Japanese
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Sushi Kappo Tamura

Japanese · $6 avg. sushi
Seattle, Eastlake
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Japonessa Sushi Cocina

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

Aburiya Bento House

Japanese · $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

Shiki Japanese Restaurant

Japanese · $17 avg. sushi
Seattle, Lower Queen Anne
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Wasabi Sushi & Izakaya

Japanese · $16 avg. sushi
Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Nijo Sushi Bar & Grill

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

How did we curate these results?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We pored over ratings for 11748 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 1095134 restaurant reviews in Seattle and 1295 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what USA Today, SeattleMet and Zagat had to say, and applied our Feastfox magic sauce. These top contenders have appeared in USA Today - 10Best - Exotic Japanese Culinary Adventures at Seattle Eateries, SeattleMet - 29 Seattle Japanese Restaurants That Won’t Let You Down and Zagat - Best Japanese Restaurants in Seattle. 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 Feastfox gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Pick your dollar sign

Know what prices to expect in every neighborhood. Deal-seekers will love the lower prices at East Queen Anne, while those who love to splurge may enjoy what Downtown has to offer. Knowing the average price of 2 pc salmon sashimi will help you know what to expect next time you dine out.

NeighborhoodAve. price for 2 pc salmon sashimi# Sushi restaurants
Downtown$3031
Belltown$208
Lower Queen Anne$171
First Hill$152
Uptown$155
Capitol Hill$1320
South Lake Union$126
Westlake$121
Eastlake$61
East Queen Anne$51

Parking tips

Parking in South Lake Union can be notoriously tough. Luckily, you can secure parking stress-free with our partner SpotHero, a digital parking reservation service.

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