Best Japanese restaurants in Amsterdam

Check out the top Japanese restaurants in Amsterdam, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. IZAKAYA Asian Kitchen & Bar
1. IZAKAYA Asian Kitchen & Bar
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82 local reviews
2-6 Albert Cuypstraat, Oud-Zuid
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+31 20 305 3090
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Esther
Japanese restaurant located in the boutique hotel Sir Albert. Still have not had diner there myself, but hear …
Kim
Culinary hotspot in Amsterdam: traditional Japanese restaurant, innovative Asian kitchen and bar.
Nanja
Trendy Japanese restaurant. Great for dinner or just a few drinks at the bar.
1. IZAKAYA Asian Kitchen & Bar
1. IZAKAYA Asian Kitchen & Bar
host-0host-1host-2
82 local reviews
2-6 Albert Cuypstraat, Oud-Zuid
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+31 20 305 3090
Esther
Esther
Japanese restaurant located in the boutique hotel Sir Albert. Still have not had diner there myself, but hear it's a real winner.
Kim
Kim
Culinary hotspot in Amsterdam: traditional Japanese restaurant, innovative Asian kitchen and bar.
Nanja
Nanja
Trendy Japanese restaurant. Great for dinner or just a few drinks at the bar.
2. Yamazato
2. Yamazato
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37 local reviews
333 Ferdinand Bolstraat, Oud-Zuid
Closed · Opens Saturday 12:00 PM (noon)
+31 20 678 7450
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Paul
This authentic Japanese restaurant was crowned a Michelin star back in 2002. The traditional Japanese vibe, fe…
Jan
A traditional Japanese restaurant If you want class, head out here and surrender to the charming staff and the…
Matthew
Michelin Star Japanese restaurant...you will feel at home in Japan here...best sushi in NL.
2. Yamazato
2. Yamazato
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37 local reviews
333 Ferdinand Bolstraat, Oud-Zuid
Closed · Opens Saturday 12:00 PM (noon)
+31 20 678 7450
Paul
Paul
This authentic Japanese restaurant was crowned a Michelin star back in 2002. The traditional Japanese vibe, feeling and the serving of the a…
Jan
Jan
A traditional Japanese restaurant If you want class, head out here and surrender to the charming staff and the too-neat-to-eat presentation.
Matthew
Matthew
Michelin Star Japanese restaurant...you will feel at home in Japan here...best sushi in NL.
3. Hotel Okura Amsterdam
3. Hotel Okura Amsterdam
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56 local reviews
333 Ferdinand Bolstraat, Oud-Zuid
+31 20 678 7111
LodgingPoint of interestEstablishment
Quintus
The best Japanese restaurant (Michellin Stars) in town is on top of the Okura Hotel. A beautiful view and a fa…
Kaj
Expensive but very refined dining in Okura's three Michelin-ranked restaurants. Yamazato is the best Japanese …
Petra
The Best Japanese Restaurant! You can also go to the top floor and see Amsterdam perfect View! The best spot…
3. Hotel Okura Amsterdam
3. Hotel Okura Amsterdam
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56 local reviews
333 Ferdinand Bolstraat, Oud-Zuid
+31 20 678 7111
Quintus
Quintus
The best Japanese restaurant (Michellin Stars) in town is on top of the Okura Hotel. A beautiful view and a fantastic dinner will complete y…
Kaj
Kaj
Expensive but very refined dining in Okura's three Michelin-ranked restaurants. Yamazato is the best Japanese restaurant in town. Ciel Bleu …
Petra
Petra
The Best Japanese Restaurant! You can also go to the top floor and see Amsterdam perfect View! The best spot on top!
4. En Japanese kitchen & Sake bar
4. En Japanese kitchen & Sake bar
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11 local reviews
53 h Dusartstraat, Amsterdam
Closed · Opens Saturday 6:00 PM
020 470 3666
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Joost
One of best Japanese restaurants in the Netherlands. Beautifully presented food tasting like heaven. Their s…
Keiko
Japanese restaurant with high quality seasonal dishes and sake. Authentic and refined. One of the best kept se…
Tatjana
A very good Japanese restaurant. Small and cosy, very good cook, authentic food.
4. En Japanese kitchen & Sake bar
4. En Japanese kitchen & Sake bar
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11 local reviews
53 h Dusartstraat, Amsterdam
Closed · Opens Saturday 6:00 PM
020 470 3666
Joost
Joost
One of best Japanese restaurants in the Netherlands. Beautifully presented food tasting like heaven. Their sake arrangement is just great!
Keiko
Keiko
Japanese restaurant with high quality seasonal dishes and sake. Authentic and refined. One of the best kept secret in the city!
Tatjana
Tatjana
A very good Japanese restaurant. Small and cosy, very good cook, authentic food.
5. Akitsu
5. Akitsu
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20 local reviews
228-230 Rozengracht, Amsterdam-Centrum
Closed · Opens Saturday 6:00 PM
+31 20 625 3254
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Leon
Our favorite Japanese restaurant. We go there when we have something to celebrate. Traditional Japanese decora…
Marije
The best Japanese restaurant around (sushi!)
Sip
Best Japanese restaurant in the area.
5. Akitsu
5. Akitsu
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20 local reviews
228-230 Rozengracht, Amsterdam-Centrum
Closed · Opens Saturday 6:00 PM
+31 20 625 3254
Leon
Leon
Our favorite Japanese restaurant. We go there when we have something to celebrate. Traditional Japanese decoration and the best blue-fin fat…
Marije
Marije
The best Japanese restaurant around (sushi!)
Sip
Sip
Best Japanese restaurant in the area.
6. Tanuki
6. Tanuki
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5 local reviews
41 Willem van Weldammelaan, Amsterdam-Zuid
Closed · Opens Saturday 12:00 PM (noon)
+31 20 661 5400
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Hilda
Really good Japanese restaurant. They have quite a good selection of small snacks as it would be in a Japanese…
Wouter
Very good Japanese restaurant and not expensive.
Maartje
It's a nice Japanese restaurant. Also for lunch.
6. Tanuki
6. Tanuki
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5 local reviews
41 Willem van Weldammelaan, Amsterdam-Zuid
Closed · Opens Saturday 12:00 PM (noon)
+31 20 661 5400
Hilda
Hilda
Really good Japanese restaurant. They have quite a good selection of small snacks as it would be in a Japanese bar. Nice ambience and good s…
Wouter
Wouter
Very good Japanese restaurant and not expensive.
Maartje
Maartje
It's a nice Japanese restaurant. Also for lunch.
7. Issa
7. Issa
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5 local reviews
249 Stadionweg, Oud-Zuid
+31 20 662 8224
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Short-Stay.Apartments
Japanese restaurant, perfect for a nice dinner in the neighborhood or a take away/delivery sushi. One of the b…
Edwin
There is big choice of Japanese restaurants in the neighbourhood, this one is the closest.
Suzanne
Amazing sushi in this zen Japanese restaurant. They also have delivery services.
7. Issa
7. Issa
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5 local reviews
249 Stadionweg, Oud-Zuid
+31 20 662 8224
Short-Stay.Apartments
Short-Stay.Apartments
Japanese restaurant, perfect for a nice dinner in the neighborhood or a take away/delivery sushi. One of the best japanese food in town. Try…
Edwin
Edwin
There is big choice of Japanese restaurants in the neighbourhood, this one is the closest.
Suzanne
Suzanne
Amazing sushi in this zen Japanese restaurant. They also have delivery services.
8. Otaru
8. Otaru
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23 local reviews
2 Frans Halsstraat, Oud-Zuid
Closed · Opens Saturday 3:00 PM
+31 20 670 8972
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Nurdin
Basic Japanese restaurant. Not too traditional but they do serve very tasty sushi (better than the big chain r…
Andra
Great Japanese restaurant serving fresh sushi
Varick
Great Japanese restaurant.
8. Otaru
8. Otaru
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23 local reviews
2 Frans Halsstraat, Oud-Zuid
Closed · Opens Saturday 3:00 PM
+31 20 670 8972
Nurdin
Nurdin
Basic Japanese restaurant. Not too traditional but they do serve very tasty sushi (better than the big chain restaurants for sure). We recom…
Andra
Andra
Great Japanese restaurant serving fresh sushi
Varick
Varick
Great Japanese restaurant.
9. Sapporo
9. Sapporo
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10 local reviews
99 Scheldestraat, Amsterdam-Zuid
Closed · Opens Saturday 5:00 PM
+31 20 471 0039
Meal takeawayRestaurantPoint of interest
Brendan
Great Japanese restaurant. Try Teppanyaki where you sit on the chef's cooking plate.
Ferdi
This is a great Japanese restaurant with great Teppanyaki and Sushi!
Shahien
Very good Japanese restaurant with great service and nice ambiance.
9. Sapporo
9. Sapporo
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10 local reviews
99 Scheldestraat, Amsterdam-Zuid
Closed · Opens Saturday 5:00 PM
+31 20 471 0039
Brendan
Brendan
Great Japanese restaurant. Try Teppanyaki where you sit on the chef's cooking plate.
Ferdi
Ferdi
This is a great Japanese restaurant with great Teppanyaki and Sushi!
Shahien
Shahien
Very good Japanese restaurant with great service and nice ambiance.
10. Tempura
10. Tempura
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12 local reviews
26 Plantage Kerklaan, Amsterdam-Centrum
Closed · Opens Saturday 4:30 PM
+31 20 428 7132
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Robert
This is our favorite Japanese restaurant. Try the coquilles or the salmon/avocado sushi. It's not on the menu,…
Mayra And Federico
Best Japanese restaurant in Amsterdam. Good prices, around the corner of the appartment
10. Tempura
10. Tempura
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12 local reviews
26 Plantage Kerklaan, Amsterdam-Centrum
Closed · Opens Saturday 4:30 PM
+31 20 428 7132
Robert
Robert
This is our favorite Japanese restaurant. Try the coquilles or the salmon/avocado sushi. It's not on the menu, just tell us Robert & Martijn…
Mayra And Federico
Mayra And Federico
Best Japanese restaurant in Amsterdam. Good prices, around the corner of the appartment
11. Sazanka
11. Sazanka
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20 local reviews
333 Ferdinand Bolstraat, Oud-Zuid
Closed · Opens Saturday 6:30 PM
+31 20 678 7450
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Augustus
The best Japanese restaurant in the country. Bring your wallet.
Erwin
Michelin star Japanese restaurant on top floor Okura hotel
11. Sazanka
11. Sazanka
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20 local reviews
333 Ferdinand Bolstraat, Oud-Zuid
Closed · Opens Saturday 6:30 PM
+31 20 678 7450
Augustus
Augustus
The best Japanese restaurant in the country. Bring your wallet.
Erwin
Erwin
Michelin star Japanese restaurant on top floor Okura hotel
12. Miu
12. Miu
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4 local reviews
161 Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal, Amsterdam-Centrum
Closed · Opens Saturday 1:00 PM
+31 20 420 8080
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Emil
One of the best Japanese restaurants in town. All you can eat available. Authentic experience and great food.
Jetse
Very nice Japanese restaurant.
12. Miu
12. Miu
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4 local reviews
161 Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal, Amsterdam-Centrum
Closed · Opens Saturday 1:00 PM
+31 20 420 8080
Emil
Emil
One of the best Japanese restaurants in town. All you can eat available. Authentic experience and great food.
Jetse
Jetse
Very nice Japanese restaurant.