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Best Japanese Restaurants in Theater District


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A photo of Nobu Fifty Seven restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Japanese • Midtown West
Booked 154 times today
Nobu Fifty Seven stands out in New York City as exceptional Japanese cuisine. Esteemed reviews describe the food as "immaculate" and "fresh", with a "creative" spin on traditional Japanese dishes. The restaurant is praised for its unique Japanese Peruvian fusion, offering a distinct dining experience that is unmatched. The quality of ingredients, particularly the fish, is noted to be "excellent and very fresh", contributing to its title as "the best Japanese restaurant in NYC". Nobu Fifty Seven has garnered a reputation for consistency, as it "never fails" to deliver top-notch dishes. The wait staff, especially Deon, receive high commendations for their knowledge and attentiveness. This attention to detail and dedication to quality and service has positioned Nobu Fifty Seven as an unparalleled destination for remarkable Japanese cuisine.
A photo of Ocean Prime - New York restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Japanese • Rockefeller Center
Booked 56 times today
Ocean Prime - New York, stands out as a top-tier destination for exceptional Seafood cuisine. As stated in the numerous positive reviews, the restaurant's seafood dishes such as the "Seafood tower", "crab cakes", "sea bass", and "grouper" are consistently lauded for their quality and taste, demonstrating the establishment's commitment to delivering an exquisite dining experience. Patrons also appreciate the freshness of the Seafood and the creativity involved in crafting dishes like the "Dynamite Roll" and the "Chileam sea bass and scallops". The restaurant's reputation for providing high-quality food, service, and ambiance is further enhanced by its accommodating staff who cater to guests' needs, making Ocean Prime - New York a must-visit destination for seafood lovers.
A photo of Blue Fin - New York restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Japanese • Theater District
Booked 58 times today
Located in the heart of Times Square, Blue Fin - New York is renowned for its exceptional seafood cuisine. Customers repeatedly acclaim the freshness and deliciousness of their seafood offerings, including the sushi, Seafood Tower, and the Spicy Crab roll. The restaurant is consistently praised for its friendly and prompt service, excellent craft cocktails, and the appealing ambiance. Especially noted is their diligence in providing an outstanding dining experience before Broadway shows owing to their convenient location. Many of these reviews reflect repeated visits, further solidifying Blue Fin's reputation for providing an enjoyable seafood dining experience that consistently exceeds expectations.
A photo of Fushimi Times Square restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Japanese • Hell's Kitchen
Booked 20 times today
Fushimi Times Square is widely recognized as top-tier Japanese cuisine, with its flawless execution of innovative yet authentic dishes. Patrons consistently praise the restaurant for its aesthetically pleasing presentation, outstanding service, and the phenomenal taste of its dishes. Highlights from the menu include the Chilean sea bass, udon, sushi platter, and the well-loved Omakase. The Surf and Turf and Risotto Balls are also highly recommended by visitors. The restaurant's ambiance is described as perfect, providing a suitable environment for special occasions or a simple date night. Although the exterior is unassuming, the interior surprises customers with its stylish design and ample space, making Fushimi Times Square not only a gastronomic destination but also an excellent backdrop for social media-worthy pictures.
A photo of Gyu-Kaku - New York, NY | Times Square restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Japanese • Theater District
Booked 58 times today
Gyu-Kaku in Times Square, New York is a fantastic destination for great Japanese cuisine, particularly noted for its Japanese style BBQ. Customers rave about its variety of meats, vegetables, and unique cocktails. The lively atmosphere and interactive dining experience, where guests grill their own food at the table-top grill, make it a favorite among both locals and tourists. Aside from the food, Gyu-Kaku stands out for its exceptional service, with the staff being praised as kind, helpful and accommodating. From a "great spot for friends and family" to "best service and incredible food," it's clear Gyu-Kaku offers a distinct and enjoyable dining experience that is both fun and uniquely Japanese.
A photo of RA Sushi Bar Restaurant – Times Square, NY restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Japanese • Theater District
Booked 28 times today
RA Sushi Bar Restaurant in Times Square, NY has been highly praised for its excellent quality Japanese cuisine. Many patrons have remarked on the delightful variety and quality of the sushi, sashimi, and small plates. Particularly notable dishes include the tempura shrimp, chicken teriyaki, and the sea bass in black miso. The ambiance and service have been described as fabulous, adding to the overall positive dining experience. Prices are deemed fair for the quantity and quality of the food served. Given its convenient Times Square location, it's a popular choice for both locals and tourists craving an authentic Japanese dining experience.
A photo of Sushi By Bou - Times Square NYC @ Sanctuary Hotel restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Japanese • Midtown West
Booked 24 times today
Sushi by Bou - Times Square is a highly recommended sushi restaurant situated in NYC often praised for its excellent service and unique atmosphere. The restaurant, noted for its intimate setting, offers an unmatched Omakase experience that leaves customers consistently satisfied, evident in the positive reviews. Customers describe the sushi as "amazing", "melting in your mouth", and "exceptional". The service is frequently commended as "fast and friendly", creating a welcoming environment for all diners. The chefs also receive high praises for their accommodating nature and superb skills. This spot is a favorite among locals and tourists alike, offering a sublime sushi experience that is a must-try for anyone visiting New York City.
A photo of Blue Ribbon Sushi & Steak restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Japanese • Chelsea
Booked 34 times today
Blue Ribbon Sushi & Steak combines traditional Japanese cuisine with a modern day steakhouse. Our menu is varied and extensive, and includes sushi and sashimi, as well as cooked entrees such as fish, lamb, steaks and chops. We feature Domestic and Japanese Wagyu. Blue Ribbon Sushi & Steak is located in midtown Manhattan, at the PENN 1 Building, across 33rd Street from Madison Square Garden and atop Penn Station. The restaurant is accessible from 33rd street, and from the newly renovated Penn Station and 34th Street via the lobby of PENN 1. We offer various seating areas - a sushi counter, a cocktail bar, the central dining room, and an outdoor patio (weather permitting).
A photo of BONDST restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Japanese • NoHo
Booked 89 times today
BONDST Restaurant, located in New York City, is celebrated by a broad range of customers for its exceptional Japanese cuisine. According to numerous reviews, BONDST consistently offers high quality sushi and sashimi complemented with creatively crafted dishes that can cater to a broad range of preferences, including gluten-free and celiac-friendly options. The restaurant's approach to Japanese staples has been described as a "modern" interpretation. The ambiance is also mentioned positively, with guests noting an exquisite setting ideal for special occasions. Consistently superb service and the "top notch" staff are also celebrated. The customers concluded by highly recommending BONDST and regularly returning to the establishment.
A photo of The Bazaar by José Andrés - New York restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Japanese • NoMad
Booked 31 times today
The Bazaar is a culinary journey 400 years in the making. Inspired by a group of samurai who sailed from Japan to Spain for an audience with the king, Chef José Andrés takes guests through the two cultures’ deep respect for ingredients and dedication to technique. Start your experience at The Bazaar Bar downstairs before voyaging up to the main dining room—a warm and theatrical culmination set within The Ritz-Carlton New York, NoMad.
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