A guide to Riyadh’s top Japanese restaurants

Riyadh’s culinary scene boasts a vibrant selection of Japanese restaurants, each offering a unique take on the rich tapestry of Japanese cuisine

Best Japanese restaurants in Riyadh



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Located in Riyadh’s Laysen Valley, adjacent to the Diplomatic Quarter, Sumosan boasts a sleek and modern ambience crafted by the renowned firm Paul Bishop. Guests can enjoy the unique experience of watching chefs prepare beloved classics and signature dishes like lobster salad, creamy spicy king crab, and wagyu sandoz sandwich in the restaurant’s theatre kitchen.


Roka Riyadh offers guests the renowned Japanese robatayaki cuisine, celebrated in London, within a setting that seamlessly blends urban sophistication with traditional Japanese aesthetics. Whether opting for the serene outdoor terrace or the creatively designed interior, diners can savour award-winning dishes amidst a unique fusion of industrial and Japanese architectural styles.



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Featuring unexpected combinations, the menu showcases elevated Japanese flavours, from smaller plates like the CLAP signature Crispy Rice and Rock Shrimp Tempura to indulgent mains such as Shoyu Chilean Seabass and exquisite desserts like Matcha Cheesecake and CLAP Chocolate Fondant.


Experience the enchanting world of NOZOMI, nestled in the heart of Riyadh, where refined elegance and culinary mastery converge to offer an immersive dining journey. With meticulous attention to detail and a blend of traditional Japanese aesthetics and contemporary sophistication, NOZOMI invites discerning patrons to explore meticulously crafted dishes that showcase the mastery of Japanese culinary traditions in a warm and welcoming atmosphere.



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Experience Myazu, where contemporary culinary art meets Japanese tradition fused with sophisticated international influences. Our executive chefs masterfully blend modern dishes using traditional techniques and the finest quality ingredients, offering memorable fine dining in a chic atmosphere.