5 Places to Get The Best Sushi in Islamabad

Sushi in Islamabad

Fishing for good sushi in the Capital?

Several Japanese restaurants and other eateries offering Japanese cuisine have been opened up in Islamabad over the years. These local and international eateries serve authentic Japanese food and that is no doubt. With a number of restaurants in this heavenly city, you will be clearly spoiled when choosing the place to eat. 

Preparing sushi is an art as different parts of the same fish can be fattier and holds different flavors. The thickness of the slice, temperature, and the way it is eaten all contributes to determining its taste. The restaurants focusing on each and every aspect while preparing sushi are the best Japanese restaurants and people crave their taste again and again.

June 18 is observed as International Sushi Day, which is the perfect excuse to tuck into Japanese specialties. The sushi menu at all the restaurants listed below ranges from nigiri to sashimi to maki rolls.

Sushi in Islamabad

A high-end dish, Sushi, is available at the top restaurants in Islamabad. In this article, we have talked about the 5 places to get the best sushi in Islamabad. Walking into all these restaurants gives an exclusive feel and is an experience of its own. If you are a sushi fan, these eateries are never to be missed. 

Sushi RestaurantsTimingsContactRatingLocation
Gai’a Islamabad12:30 pm to 11:30 pm0300 04536364.8F-6 Markaz, Mountain View Plaza
Sakura Japanese Restaurant Islamabad12 pm to 3 pm (Lunch) 
7 pm to 11 pm (Dinner)
(051) 28261214.3F-5, Marriott Hotel
Wild Rice Restaurant Islamabad12 pm to 3 pm (Lunch)  
7 pm to 11 pm (Dinner)
0346 54749854.3G-5, Serena Hotel
Suki Sushi Islamabad12:30 pm to 10:30 pm(051) 84411404.2F-10 Markaz
Chop Chop Wok Islamabad12 pm to 12:45 am0333 44468974.0F-6 Super Market

Gai’a Islamabad

Gai’a is a Japanese Fusion Restaurant located in F-6 Islamabad. They have a variety of mouthwatering Japanese dishes served in a unique ambiance and great hospitality. 

Gai’a Islamabad
Gai’a Islamabad – Sushi Menu
Gai’a Islamabad – Sushi Menu
Gai’a Islamabad – Rating

At the Gai’a, you get to experience Japanese contemporary cuisine in the finest atmosphere. Their menu is comprehensive and alluring. The sushi specials include Gai’a Maki and Mixed Sashimi & Nigiri. All the dishes are prepared with bold, intense flavors with special emphasis on their presentation. 

They are open seven days a week from 12:30 pm to 11:30 pm.

For Reservation at Gai’a Islamabad, Contact: 0300 0453636

Location: F-6 Markaz, Mountain View Plaza, Islamabad.

Sakura Japanese Restaurant Islamabad

Experience the luxury dining experience at Sakura Japanese Restaurant located inside Marriott Hotel Islamabad. The restaurant offers a spectacular interior design that makes you feel that you are enjoying those delicacies in Japan.

Sakura Japanese Restaurant Islamabad
Sakura Japanese Restaurant Islamabad – Sushi Menu
Sakura Japanese Restaurant Islamabad – Rating

The place offers authentic Japanese fine dining with a live teppanyaki table and a sushi counter. Their specialties include Fried Shrimp, Chicken Teriyaki & Tempura, Salmon Yakimono, and Sashimi. Guests can also choose to dine in the exclusive private rooms for a relaxed eating experience. Every Sunday, they arrange a live Japanese Sushi buffet station. 

They are open seven days a week from 12 pm to 3 pm (Lunch) and 7 pm to 11 pm (Dinner).

For Reservation at Sakura Japanese Restaurant Islamabad, Contact: (051) 2826121

Location: F-5, Marriott Hotel, Islamabad.

Wild Rice Restaurant Islamabad

Wild Rice Restaurant is one of the best places to experience the exotic flavors of Thai, Indonesian, Japanese, and Chinese specialties. It is housed inside Serena Hotel Islamabad and brings together cuisines from Southeast Asia. The live station and picturesque views make the place extremely tempting.

Wild Rice Restaurant Islamabad
Wild Rice Restaurant Islamabad – Sushi Menu
Wild Rice Restaurant Islamabad – Rating

For an unforgettable dining experience, visit this restaurant and try out their live sushi counter. If you are with a family Nigiri to Sashimi Moriawase is a must-try item from the menu. Other items especially liked by many are Hosso Maki, Tom Yum Goong Soup, Ikan Bakar Grilled Fish, and Kabo Panang Beef. They also have private dining rooms available for families and parties. 

They are open seven days a week from 12 pm to 3 pm (Lunch) and 7 pm to 11 pm (Dinner).

For Reservation at Wild Rice Restaurant Islamabad, Contact: 0346 5474985

Location: G-5, Serena Hotel, Islamabad.

Suki Sushi Islamabad

Suki Sushi is a Japanese, Chinese, Thai, and Korean restaurant that is located in F-10 Islamabad. It is a pristine destination offering an extensive range of Japanese appetizers and mains. 

Suki Sushi Islamabad
Suki Sushi Islamabad – Sushi Menu
Suki Sushi Islamabad – Sushi Menu
Suki Sushi Islamabad – Rating

The price point is very reasonable given that they offer an authentic taste. You can choose from a selection of fresh Sashimi, Nigiri, and Makimono. Along with the Sushi platters, they also have Sushi deals to munch on. If you are going in a group of 3 – 4 persons, Mixed Sushi Platter is the best choice. All the food served at the restaurant is halal. If anyone has allergic or dietary restrictions, they can place the order beforehand on call. Other specialties include noodles, rice, seafood, meat, poultry, and Korean BBQ.

They are open seven days a week from 12:30 pm to 10:30 pm.

For Reservation at Suki Sushi Islamabad, Contact: (051) 8441140

Location: F-10 Markaz, Islamabad.

Chop Chop Wok Islamabad

Chop Chop Wok is a Pan Asian Restaurant and a great place for Japanese cuisine. The ambiance is great and customer service is beyond excellence. 

Chop Chop Wok Islamabad
Chop Chop Wok Islamabad – Sushi Menu
Chop Chop Wok Islamabad – Rating

The sushi variety listed on the menu is delicious. Their most preferred sushi items include YellowTail Sushi Platter, Crunchy Dragon Maki Roll, and Cocktail Maki Roll. You can customize your own sushi platters based on your preference. All the dishes are on point and very well made.

They are open seven days a week from 12 pm to 12:45 am.

For Reservation at Chop Chop Wok Islamabad, Contact: 0333 4446897

Location: F-6 Super Market, Islamabad.

Let’s Get Sushi!

All the restaurants serve several cuisines along with amazing sushi. There is a great delicacy required in its preparation. The need for high-quality and fresh ingredients means that this high-end dish is only available at a few restaurants, while others can’t afford to offer it. 

If you think we have missed out on any of your favorite Japanese restaurants, do share in the comments section.