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25 Best Japanese Restaurants In Singapore [2021]

October 1, 2021 by The Fun Empire Team

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When Japanese food is mentioned, what comes to mind? Sushi? Tempura? Ramen noodles? Japanese cuisine has many different types of dishes that are all delicious in their own unique ways. Japanese restaurants can be found around the world these days! But, which Japanese restaurant is the best in Singapore? This blog post will give you 25 recommendations for some of the most popular Japanese restaurants in Singapore right now. Whether you're looking for a delicious lunch spot or an authentic Izakaya experience, this list has got your back!

1. The Gyu Bar

The Gyu Bar - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
The Gyu Bar - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesModern Japanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.thegyubar.com.sg/
Address30 Stevens Road, #01-08, Singapore 257840 (near the entrance of Mercure Hotel)
Phone+65 6732 0702
+65 9150 3164
Operating HoursTuesday to Sunday: 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM

The Gyu Bar's cozy, beautiful ambiance makes it an ideal place to dine with family and friends. It's a contemporary Yakiniku restaurant that offers guests with a handcrafted gourmet dining experience.

It also isn't a cheap Japanese restaurant, with dinner seats ranging from $30 to $50. The menu is divided between lunch and dinner courses, so you won't run out of things to eat.

The Gyu Bar's menu highlights their top pride, premium Wa-Oh Japanese beef, which you can try in a variety of rare cuts, tastes, and textures. Every cow is raised in a calm environment and fed only with veggies.

The diverse meat options will appeal to the meat-lover. There's also organic seafood, steak, noodle soup, ramen, and a range of other meals on the menu. All of their ingredients are acquired responsibly from Japanese farms, indicating that the quality and taste of their meals are good.

2. Fat Cow

Fat Cow - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Fat Cow - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.fatcow.com.sg/
Address1 Orchard Blvd #01-01/02, Camden Medical Centre
Phone6735 0308 / 9452 7814
Operating HoursMondays to Sundays: Lunch: 11.30am – 3pm (Last order at 2.30pm), Dinner: 5.30pm – 10.30pm (Last order at 10pm)

Fat Cow is a Japanese restaurant at Westin Resort Sentosa that specializes in exquisite bespoke meats and Wagyu beef from Japan. This well-known steakhouse, not just for its exceptional raw, cold, and hot starters, but also for its omakase experience, is recognized worldwide.

The interior of Fat Cow, from the lounge to the dining area, is a modified contemporary Japanese restaurant with wood and shimmy bronze woven together discreetly. The aesthetics of simplicity and minimalism are two concepts frequently employed in design.

The Fat Cow's devotion to offering a wide range of distinct, tiny dishes overloaded with strong tastes and focusing on Japanese Wagyu beef is unique. Those who want their dining experience to be different each time may enjoy omakase experiences at Fat Cow.

3. Akira Back

Akira Back - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Akira Back - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitewww.akiraback.com
Address30 Beach Road, Level B1M, JW Marriott Hotel Singapore South Beach, South Tower 189763 Singapore, Singapore
Phone6818 1914
Operating HoursSunday – Thursday: 12pm – 2.30pm, 6pm –10pm; Friday – Saturday: 12pm – 2.30pm, 6pm – 10.30pm

The eponymous celebrity chef's latest endeavor is the namesake of Akira Back, a contemporary Japanese restaurant in South Beach, Singapore. It's one of several dining concepts run by the hotel.

For one, the interior of this Japanese restaurant in Singapore is anything but conventional. A communal dining table is available, as well as a bar and cozy places for private eating. It's conveniently located near the same lift lobby of the Marriott hotel, making it convenient to access if you're staying there.

The cuisine is organized into categories such as "cold" and "hot" dishes, sushi, sashimi, rolls, and main meals. It's a decent variety of food, although the creative departures may be noticed throughout.

In this excellent Japanese restaurant, the staff is both capable and pleasant. This is unquestionably one of the finest Japanese restaurants in the area if you're in town or looking for a modern spin on Japanese food.

4. The Sushi Bar

The Sushi Bar - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
The Sushi Bar - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesModern Japanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitethesushibar.com.sg
AddressNgee Ann City: 391B Orchard Road #05-35, Singapore 238874 (next to Best Denki)

Far East Plaza: 14 Scotts Road #04-28, Singapore 228213

Tampines Central: Tampines 1 #04-09 10 Tampines Central
Phone6818 1914
Operating HoursNgee Ann City: Monday to Sunday: 11:30 am – 9:45 pm (last order at 9:00 pm)

Far East Plaza: Monday to Thursday: 11:30 am – 3:30 pm (last order 3:00 pm) 5:00 pm – 9:45 pm (last order 9:00 pm) Friday to Sunday: 11:30 am – 9:45 pm (last order 9:00 pm)

Tampines Central: Monday to Thursday: 11:30 am – 3:35 pm (last order 3:00 pm), 5:30 pm – 9:45 pm (last order 9:00 pm), Friday to Sunday: 11:30 am – 9:45 pm (last order 9:00 pm)

The Sushi Bar's cuisine is exquisite and will delight your senses. This Japanese restaurant specializes in typical dishes such as donburi, sashimi, sushi, and Japanese-style pasta, all of which are authentic Japanese food.

The Sushi Bar's aim is to provide exquisite cuisine in a calm, unassuming atmosphere: A carefully curated selection of fresh dishes, as well as a broad range of Japanese sake and whiskey, round out the experience. They think that offering good food at a reasonable price is an important aspect of their service.

5. Shukuu Izakaya

Shukuu Izakaya - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Shukuu Izakaya - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesModern Japanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://shukuu.sg/landing
Address8 Stanley Street, Singapore 068727
Phone(+65) 6327 9240
Operating HoursMonday - Sunday:17:30 - 22:30 (22:00 last order)

Shukuu Izakaya, a Japanese restaurant, is a sensory Izakaya adventure right at your doorstep, founded by four lifelong friends with diverse talents and a common enthusiasm for all things Japanese. Shukuu Izakaya takes great pleasure in this distinction, so much so that it appears right below their name on the Shukuu website. The proprietors are sommeliers who have made it their mission to spread love and awareness for the underappreciated Japanese spirit in Singapore

Shukuu's menu, which offers more than 90 different sorts of Japanese tapas, is a testament to the owners' and employees' hard work and dedication to delivering a complete izakaya experience. You'll be relieved to learn that the dishes are reasonably priced!

6. Shinji by Kanesaka

Shinji by Kanesaka - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Shinji by Kanesaka - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesSushi Restaurant, Japanese Restaurant
Websiteshinjibykanesaka.com
Address76 Bras Basah Rd, Lobby Floor, Singapore 189558
Phone(+65) 6338 6131
Emailreservations@shinjibykanesaka.com
Operating HoursMonday - Saturday: Lunch: 12pm – 1.20pm or 1.30pm – 3pm, Dinner: 6pm – 8.20pm or 8.30pm – 10.30pm, Closed on Sundays

Shinji by Kanesaka, a Japanese restaurant, is an extension of Chef Shinji Kanesaka's Edo-style sushi restaurant, which first opened in Tokyo's elegant Ginza neighborhood. Their goal, according to its basic ideas, is simply a desire to share an appreciation for old Japanese culinary traditions without compromising their integrity.

An omakase (Japanese for "your own") dinner is hosted by a Japanese team of artisans chefs and expertly handled by them. The Japanese fine dining experience is further represented by Okami-san, the restaurant's caretaker who ensures that guests are well-cared for.

Shinji by Kanesaka is Chef Shinji's first endeavor outside of Japan, and it continues to build on the success he has earned as a renowned culinary figure.

7. Sen of Japan

Sen of Japan - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesTraditional Japanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitesenofjapan.com.sg
Address2 Bayfront Avenue, #01-86, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore 018972
Phone(+65) 6688 7426
Emailinfo@senofjapan.com.sg
Operating HoursMonday to Sunday: 11:30 am – 10:00 pm, Last Order (Mon-Thur): 9:45 pm, Last Order (Fri-Sun): 10:00 pm

SEN of Japan is a modern Japanese restaurant and bar that offers classic Japanese dishes with a contemporary twist. Their menu, which is focused on freshness or "Sen," includes delectable meals created using a variety of high-quality ingredients.

Nakano Hiromi, former head chef at NOBU Las Vegas and current owner of SEN Restaurant & Bar, has gathered a collection of traditional Japanese ingredients. Sen features one of the most extensive sake menus in Singapore, as well as a sweetness-dryness chart to assist you in selecting the finest combination for your meal.

8. Tamashii Robataya

Tamashii Robataya - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Tamashii Robataya - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesKappo dishes, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.tamashii.com.sg/
Address12 North Canal Road #02-01 Singapore 048825
Phone +65 6222 0316
Operating HoursMonday to Saturday: 12:00 PM – 10:30 PM

Tamashii Robataya is a Japanese restaurant situated in the North Canal Road. It strikes the right balance between tradition and innovation, which makes it well worth seeing if you're looking for an authentic Japanese dining experience.

The best thing about this restaurant is the delicious and inventive Kappo dishes that may satisfy any hunger, all made with real and fresh ingredients. There are a number of options to pick from, including shabu-shabu and ramen.

The open kitchen view at Tamashii allows visitors to see how their meals are made, making it an additional draw. When dining in at this eatery, you'll never be bored. The open kitchen sight makes it a fantastic place for small groups to gather because this is an excellent starting point for conversation.

9. Shinzo Japanese Cuisine

Shinzo Japanese Cuisine - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Shinzo Japanese Cuisine - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Sushi Restaurant, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.shinzo.com.sg/
Address17 Carpenter Street, #01-01, Clarke Quay, Singapore 059906
Phone+65 6438 2921
Emailshinzo@singnet.com.sg
Operating HoursMonday - Saturday: 12:00 – 15:00, 18:30 – 22:30

Chef Patrick Tan, the head and sushi chef at Shinzo, takes the craft of making sushi seriously, not in a way that you see him with a stern expression, bent over mouthwatering fish and seafood, but in a way that he has dedicated more than 39 years of his life to understanding the art of creating sushi. He strives to create a unique connection with his customers, whether they are strangers, friends, or family, over sushi and sake.

Shinzo's lunch and dinner omakase sets highlight their fresh and seasonal ingredients, which start at $80 per person. It's made up of four parts: appetizers, sashimi, a cooked dish, sushi, soup, and dessert.

If you consider yourself to be a sushi expert, Shinzo's is the place to go at the start of each season; that's when their menu changes to make room for the plentiful produce of the time. This puts freshness at the center of each dish that reaches your dining table.

10. Esora

Esora - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Esora - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesModern Japanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.restaurant-esora.com/
Address15 Mohamed Sultan Rd, Singapore 238964
Phone+65 6365 1266
Operating HoursWednesday: 6pm-10:30pm, Thursday: 12pm-10:30pm, Friday-Sunday: 5:30pm-10:30pm

The Lo & Behold Group's Esora, has a 26-seater Japanese restaurant in a heritage shophouse and contemporary kappo cuisine - simply defined as "to cut and cook" – plated by chef Koizumi.

Shigeru Koizumi, the chef-owner of this Japanese restaurant, serves kappo cuisine with meticulous care. He fuses contemporary cooking methods with an obsessive focus on fresh ingredients to create the ideal dining experience as a result of his background at three-Michelin-starred Nihonryori Ryugin in Tokyo and Singapore’s very own two-Michelin-starred Odette 

The meal's real triumph is the tea pairing, in which each drink is tailored to the other beverage's advantages. Here, tea is regarded as an art form; it's prepared carefully and served in thinnest, most delicate stemware and champagne coupes.

11. Sushi Jiro

Sushi Jiro - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Sushi Jiro - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.sushijiro.sg/home
AddressKeppel Bay: 2 Keppel Bay Vista #02-01 Marina At Keppel Bay, Singapore 098382

Parkroyal Marina Bay: 6 Raffles Blvd, #04-600 PARKROYAL COLLECTION Marina Bay, Singapore 039594
PhoneKeppel Bay: +65 6252 4333

Parkroyal Marina Bay: +65 6445 3055
Operating HoursKeppel Bay: Monday – Sunday: 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Parkroyal Marina Bay: Monday – Sunday: 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Sushi Jiro is a renowned Japanese restaurant that specializes in omakase and sushi dishes. Sushi Jiro transports fresh ingredients from Japan at least four times a week, much to the dedication of its chefs.

If you wish to dine at this restaurant, please fill out the online reservation forms on the website. Sushi Jiro also offers a comprehensive online ordering system to complement this feature. So, people who can't visit either location can still enjoy Sushi Jiro's cuisine thanks to the restaurant's delivery and take-away choices.

For others, delivery services are the most effective option to eat at Sushi Jiro's because of the quality of service. However, you should be aware that it is also one of expensive Japanese restaurants.

12. Sushi Kimura

Sushi Kimura - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Sushi Kimura - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.sushikimura.com.sg/
Address01-07, Palais Renaissance, 390 Orchard Road, Singapore 238871
Phone+6567343520 / +6584280073
Emailinfo@sushikimura.com.sg
Operating HoursMonday - Sunday: LUNCH 12:30 – 15:00 (last seating 1:30pm), DINNER 19:00 – 22:00 (last seating: 7:30pm)

Sushi Kimura, in a quiet corner of Palais Renaissance, is one of the city's best kept secrets. This Japanese restaurant specializes on Edomae-style sushi that is prepared with fish flown in from Tsukiji Fish Market and sushi rice produced from a particular farm in Yamagata prefecture using only high-quality Japan imported ingredients.

Chef Tomoo Kimura, a Japanese-born chef who has worked at several fine dining and Michelin-starred restaurants, must be a perfectionist since he makes sure that every dish is made with only the highest quality ingredients and presented to perfection. Chef Kimura makes his own sushi rice in Hokkaido spring water, and it's not ordinary. He is a fish maturation expert, and he incorporates unique fish that are rarely seen on Singaporean sushi menus. With a warm smile, the congenial chef welcomes his customers with a simple explanation of each dish.

13. Koh Grill & Sushi Bar

Koh Grill & Sushi Bar - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Koh Grill & Sushi Bar - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://m.facebook.com/pages/Koh-Grill-Sushi-Bar/1723244151062370
Address04-21, Wisma Atria Shopping Centre, 435 Orchard Road, Singapore 238877
Phone+65 9180 3805
Operating HoursMonday - Sunday: 11:30 AM - 10:00 PM

Koh Grill & Sushi Bar does not require much of an introduction, especially for Japanese food enthusiasts in Singapore. It's a fun and cheerful restaurant where you can get delicious sushi and Japanese grills at reasonable (not cheap) prices. They are known for their Shiok Maki.

This Japanese restaurant is located inside the Food Republic food court on level 4 of Wisma Atria Shopping Centre. It's a small location but tidy, cozy, and comfortable. One side has transparent windows that provide a view of Orchard Road beneath. The viewpoint is pleasant, making the area feel larger.

14. Tatsu

Tatsu - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Tatsu - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.tatsu.com.sg/
Address30 Victoria St, #01-08 CHIJMES, Singapore 187996
Phone+65 6332 5868
Operating HoursMonday to Sunday: 12:00 PM – 10:30 PM

Tatsu is a Japanese restaurant that offers budget-friendly meal sets.

It started as the only Japanese restaurant in Singapore with a 24-seater long counter to provide customers with a sense of simulacrum eating at a genuine ramen shop in Japan. If you're looking for an authentic Japanese ramen dining experience, this won't disappoint.

This Japanese restaurant's quality and taste of its sashimi and sushi do not fall short of what you'd expect from a real Japanese eatery. That's because it purchases fresh fish air-transported directly from Japan four times a week, ensuring maximum freshness

Tatsu is one of the few inexpensive Japanese restaurants on the island, with lunch sets costing $28 to $36. It's ideal for a quick lunch break from your job.

15. Mikuni

Mikuni - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Mikuni - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.fairmont.com/singapore/dining/mikuni/
Address80 Bras Basah Rd, Level 3 Fairmont Singapore, Singapore 189560
Phone+65 6431 6156
Operating HoursMonday to Saturday: 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM

If you're searching for a nice Japanese restaurant, consider Mikuni. When it comes to a variety of foods, Mikuni is the best. Its menu is divided into a la carte items, bento boxes, lunch sets, dinner sets, winter lunch offerings, and winter dinner meals.

The restaurant is well-known for its beef steaks, grilled unagi, various sashimi, tokjo sushi, and unagi kabayaki. The majority of its mains are composed of high-quality meat or seafood, both of which are considered delicacies in Japan.

When it comes to meal options, guests will never run out of choices at Social House. It does not, however, have a budget-friendly menu; the cheapest lunch option is approximately $80.

16. Rakuya

Rakuya - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Rakuya - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesModern and Classic Japanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttp://rakuya.sg/
Address89 East Coast Road, Singapore 428790
Emailhello@rakuya.sg
Operating HoursTuesday to Sunday: 12:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Rakuya is a Singaporean restaurant that blends authentic Japanese cooking with creative flair, making it one of the most distinctive Japanese restaurant in the city.

Chef Kenji's brilliant mind provides for the exceptional cooking, which is possible due to his vast experience working in Japanese restaurants and hotels.

Another thing to note about Rakuya is that it frequently refreshes its menu in order to keep things interesting, so every dining experience here will be distinctive. What doesn't change is that its components are always fresh.

Diners can select from a variety of Japanese dishes, as well as from a wide range of delicious sakes produced in different parts of Japan. If you have no prior knowledge on sakes, the pleasant personnel will be more than happy to provide you with one.

There is no need to worry if you are on a tight budget, because the vast majority of its meals are reasonably priced. In reality, the most popular dishes at Rakuya include lunch sets from Japan that cost about $15 to $28.

17. Tampopo

Tampopo - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Tampopo - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesModern Japanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://tampopo.com.sg/
AddressOasis Terraces: 681 Punggol Dr., #02-24/25 Oasis Terraces, Singapore 820681

Ngee Ann City: 391 Orchard Road #04-28, Takashimaya Shopping Centre

Ngee Ann City@ B2: 391 Orchard Rd, #B2-33 Takashimaya Shopping Centre, Singapore 238872
PhoneOasis Terraces: +65 6909 7850

Ngee Ann City: +65 6735 2959
Operating HoursOasis Terraces:Monday – Sunday: 10:30 AM – 9:00 PM

Ngee Ann City: Monday – Friday: 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM, 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM, Saturday – Sunday: 11:00 AM – 10:30 PM

Tampopo is a Japanese restaurant with numerous eateries in Singapore, one in Oasis Terraces, and two others in Ngee Ann City. All of these locations are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to fulfill Japanese cuisine cravings.

Tampopo now sources seafood and other ingredients fresh from Japan in order to keep its cuisine as authentic as ever. Customers may then consume these items either raw or refined into Japanese dishes like udon and sushi, such as a bowl of watercress soup.

The owner of this restaurant is also a part of one of Japan's longest-running sake breweries. As a result, consumers can expect nothing less than the highest quality ingredients and goods.

Tampopo offers a wide range of meals that will suit every tummy. All of these delectable dishes are also available to takeout and deliver. Those who can't visit any of Tampopo's restaurants may simply order online.

18. Unagiya Ichinoji

Unagiya Ichinoji - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Unagiya Ichinoji - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://rp-fnb.com/
Address30 Robertson Quay, #01-05, Singapore 238251
Phone+65 6732 1970
Operating HoursMonday – Sunday: 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM, 5:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Unagiya Ichinoji is the finest Japanese restaurant if you want exotic eels and squids. This Japanese restaurant is well-known for its grilled unagi, as its name implies.

All of the food it sells to its customers is imported from Japan. Unagi is grilled in the Japanese style, which means eels are steamed before they are grilled.

Unagiya Ichinoji is well-versed in how to prepare unagi. As a result, it also serves nori, wasabi, green onion, clear dashi, and other accompaniments for a complete and genuine unagi dinner.

Unagiya Ichinoji, besides offering food and methods, also represents Japanese culture by employing traditional Japanese chefs and adapting its settings to modern Japanese ideas.

19. Teppei Japanese Restaurant

Teppei Japanese Restautant - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Teppei Japanese Restautant - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesModern Japanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitefacebook.com/teppeigroup
Address1 Tras Link, #01-18, Singapore, Central Singapore
Phone(+65) 8831 5185
Emailteppei.res@gmail.com
Operating HoursMonday to Friday: 11:45 am to 2:30 pm, Saturday: 12:00 pm to 2:30 pm

Teppei, the Orchid Hotel's ground-floor restaurant, is one of the finest destinations to fulfill your Japanese food desires. This Japanese restaurant, recognized for its low-cost cuisine, has developed a solid following among both old and new customers.

Chef Yamashita, a happy chef who loves to cook for his customers, creates all of the meals on the menu himself. He has lived in Singapore since 2006 and tries to re-imagine Singaporean cuisine for his cuisine.

The restaurant's menu, which features everything from omakase set dinners to bara chirashi lunch bowls, shows how committed the establishment is to providing every taste. If you want to pamper yourself or go out for dinner with your loved one, Teppei Japanese Restaurant's omakase should be at the top of your list!

20. Rockon Tokyo

Rockon Tokyo - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Rockon Tokyo - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.instagram.com/rockon_tokyo/
Address106 Tg Pagar Rd, Singapore 088525
Phone+65 9731 1136
Operating HoursTuesday to Sunday: 5:00pm to 10:30pm

Rockon Tokyo, the cozy Japanese restaurant serves obanzai instead – Kyoto-style home cooking with a variety of side dishes that go perfectly with sake.

The restaurant's extensive listing of dishes is made up of fresh, seasonal ingredients - one that varies every two weeks based on what's in season. Create a meal using a succession of tiny plates - both hot and cold - ranging from the delectable potato salad ($18) scented with freshly shaved black truffles, to the classic hijiki seaweed ($6) served with beans and tuna for a hearty bite.

21. Nanbantei Japanese Restaurant

Nanbantei Japanese Restaurant - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Nanbantei Japanese Restaurant - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://nanbantei.com.sg/
AddressFar East Plaza, 14 Scotts Road, #05-132, Singapore 228213
Phone+65 6733 5666
Operating HoursMonday – Thursday: 11:45 – 14:30, 18:00 – 22:00; Friday – Saturday: 11:45 – 14:30, 18:00 – 22:30; Sunday 11:45 – 14:30, 17:30 – 22:00

In Nanbantei Japanese restaurant, traditional seating is provided, but you will also experience how your orders are prepared over an open flame sizzling from dripping meat fat and fluids which is the best yakitori experience.

Do not hesitate to sit by the grilling station as you watch your meal being created—over an open flame, sizzling from dripping meat fat and juices. The exquisite simplicity of fine ingredients grilled to perfection, right as your order leaves the grill.

Nanbantei's bento and lunch sets are a great alternative for when you're on a tight lunch break but don't want to spend time assembling meals. The majority of their guests select the Yakitori Bento, which consists of yakitori skewers prepared with vegetables, rice, and dessert for the day.

Do you want to avoid the crowds? You may dine in peace and quiet at home, enjoying yakitori cuisine. Place your order on their website or via WhatsApp for free delivery if your purchase is S$125 or more.

22. Rappu

Rappu - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Rappu - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.rappu.com.sg/
Address52 Duxton Rd, Singapore 089516
Phone(+65) 6327 9240
Operating HoursMonday: 17:30 - 22:30, Tuesday-Sunday: 11:45-14:45, 17:30-22:30

The Feather Blade's crew has come up with another concept, this time centered around handrolls. Listen to Wu-Tang Clan and Kendrick Lamar while you enjoy freshly wrapped rolls and cocktails at this groove-focused restaurant.

The centerpiece of the restaurant is a 36-seat sushi bar, where meals and beverages are prepared ahead of time right in front of you. The menu will feature only seven handrolls, including an insanely extravagant creation topped with uni, wagyu, and caviar.

For $36, customers will receive six freshly prepped sushi rolls, each with a variety of fresh fish. It begins with fatty toro, diced hotate, and house-brined salmon dressed with wasabi furikake as easy-to-love choices.

23. Omote

Omote - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Omote - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.omote.com.sg/
Address301 Upper Thomson Rd, #03-24A, Singapore 574408
Phone+65 9450 1020
Operating HoursMonday: 11:30AM - 1:30PM, Wednesday-Sunday: 11:30AM-1:30PM, 5:30PM-8:30PM

Omoté is always busy; and most of them come to this laid-back Japanese spot for its reasonable chirashi bowl.

Each bowl of sushi rice ($12.80) at Omote is topped with a hefty spoonful of chopped seafood, making this meal an excellent value. Have it on its own or enhance your dinner with exquisite uni, fresh scallops, and other Japanese seafood imported from Japan. It's best suited to a drizzle of house-blend soy sauce, which was developed especially for the restaurant and its seafood.

24. Sabar

Sabar - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Sabar - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://sabar38.com/
Address100 Tras St, #03-14, Singapore 079027
Phone+65 6443 8827
Operating HoursMonday - Sunday: 11:30AM - 9:30PM

Sabar has a new nest in Tanjong Pagar after moving out of Japan Food Town at Wisma Atria. The restaurant specializes in mackerel dishes and offers sushi packed with the joint's distinctive fish in a variety of ways, such as grilled and flame-seared.

25. Ikoi Japanese Restaurant

Ikoi Japanese Restaurant - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Ikoi Japanese Restaurant - Japanese Restaurant Singapore
Key ServicesJapanese Cuisine, Japanese Restaurant
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/ikoijapaneserestaurant
Address01-01, Hotel Miramar, 401 Havelock Road, Singapore 169631
Phone+65 6887 3788
Operating HoursTuesday - Sunday: 11:30AM-2:30PM, 6:00PM-11:00PM

Do you get butterflies in your stomach when you think about all-you-can-eat Japanese buffets? Ikoi should be your first choice in Singapore.

Singapore foodies are well aware of the wonderful Ikoi Japanese Restaurant, which has been serving its famous Japanese a la carte buffet for twenty years.

Customers at Ikoi Japanese Restaurant enjoy some exquisite sushi that never runs out, and it's just the beginning. We urge you to plow through the full, gorgeous menu. After all, it's a buffet! And that implies there's only one price for everything.

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Don't fret! We've got you covered. Whether you're looking for a quick lunch spot or an authentic Izakaya experience, this list has got your back. Which of these Japanese restaurants in Singapore are on your radar? Let us know if we missed any that should be added to the list and don't forget to share with all of your friends who love delicious food as much as you do!

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