If you are looking for some good Japanese food in Xi’an, we have created a list for you!
One of the highest quality Japanese restaurant in Xi’an. Besides table seating, there are also private rooms, perfect for couples or group of friends who want more privacy. They serve Kaiseki, a traditional multi-course Japanese meal and the price ranges from 400 RMB to 800 RMB.
Opening hours: 10:00 – 22:00
Address: A1303, SKP13, opposite to Chang’an International outside South Gate
Nigio Izakaya 奈九居酒屋
The name of “Nijio” is homonymous with “love wine” which also indicates the style of the Izakaya. It is in collaboration with PUEBCO, a Japanese household appliance brand. There is an area specifically for displaying industrial style products made of leather and brass, which matches the interests of young people.
Opening hours: 11:30-14:00 / 17:30 – 01:00
Addresses: Qujiang district, Furong West Road, Furong Xintiandi 3 building, 1F
Yanda district, Keji Road Jinqiao Int’l Plaza 1F
(They have a few other stores in Xi’an)
Japanese Crab Cuisine 蟹一
The first and only crab themed restaurant in Xi’an. Almost every dish here use fresh crabs as its ingredients.
Opening hours: 11:30-14:00 / 17:30 – 21:30
Address: 4F, West Zone, Flower City Square, Zhujiang Times Square, outside South Gate
Here, you can eat the latest seafood from Nagasaki, Japan. It is best to visit in the evening if you want to taste the freshest seafood on the day. The signature dish is Unadon (eel rice), the eels are grown in the fish tank in the restaurant and they are freshly grilled.
Opening hours: 11:30-14:00 / 17:30 – 22:00
Address: Unit 1, Level 1, Building 8, Furong Xintiandi
Honkaku Sushi 本格寿司
Honkaku Sushi is well-known in Beijing. It is also a highly-rated Japanese restaurant among expats and celebrities. All the ingredients used here are top tier and fresh, there are hairy crabs, king crabs, peony shrimps and French oysters. The prices are also reasonable.
Opening hours: 11:30-14:00 / 17:00 – 23:00
Address: North side of Bank of Beijing, Yamei building, 39 Keji Road
Sakura Machi 樱花町
Sakura Machi has all the elements a Izakaya has, from broiling, roasting, boiling, to sauting. Japanese fried chicken is the most popular snack here. In addition, there are a range of alcoholic drinks to choose from, such as draught beer, sake and soju.
Opening hours: 10:00 – 22:00
Address: 3F, Men’s department, East Zone, Flower City Square, 33 Keji Road
Sugita Komachi 杉田小町
In addition to the regular dining area, there are a total of 7 tatami private rooms (composed of two 6-people rooms, one 4-people room and one 10-people room) which required to book in advance. Sugita Komachi uses fresh ingredients to cook every day. Since the chef has studied in Japan for nearly 20 years, his techniques are professional and the food tastes authentic.
Opening hours: 11:00-14:00 / 17:00 – 22:00
Address: 200m east of the cross between Fengcheng 2nd Road and Taihua Road (north side of Wanda, Daming Palace)
The restaurant has different menus for different seasons. They also have a unique wine culture, on top of the bar, you can see a lot of Japanese famous wines. It is said that these Japanese wines were produced in the 60s and 70s. These top tier antique wines were bidded by the owner in various aunctions and many of which are hard to buy in Japan.
Opening hours: 18:00 – 22:00
Address: Shop 6, 3F Gpark Commercial District, 22 Xinghuo Road, LaoChengGen