|Masu-Zushi Roll at Kyoten|
|Mackerel at Fukumoto Popup Dinner|
|Salmon and Tuna Nigiri at Piranha Killer Sushi|
Sat 12 pm – Extended Hours
Sun 12 pm – 10 pm
Mon-Thu 4 pm – 7 pm
Piranha Killer Sushi serves classic Japanese cuisine with a twist by fusing flavors of the Pacific Asian Rim. Feeling adventurous? Sit at the sushi bar and order the chefs menu.
|Ex-Girlfriend Roll at Sushi Junai|
1612 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701
Pro tip: The restaurant is BYOB and conveniently there is a liquor store on the same block.
|Sushi Roll at Sushi Zushi|
Friday: 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Saturday: 11:30 am – 11:00 pm
Sunday: 11:30 am – 10:00 pm
Daily 3 pm – 7 pm
Sushi Zushi boasts both an extensive sushi roll menu and sake menu. Sushi Zushi is one of few sushi restaurants that provide nutritional information making it easy to choose healthier menu items. Pets are allowed on that patio at both locations.
D K Sushi and Seoul Asian Food Market
5610 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78751
Hanabi has an extensive happy hour menu making it a dining hot spot in central Austin. Their executive chef is Chef Choo formerly the executive chef at Beluga, Osaka and Afin. Owners Sunny Kim and John Yoo are hands on and usually can be found greeting guests and working alongside their employees at the restaurant. The 72 hour miso salmon and the ahi tuna tower are two of their popular menu items.
|Endo in NY Roll at Kome Sushi and Kitchen|
Kome Sushi and Kitchen
4917 Airport Blvd., Austin, TX 78751
Fri 11 am – 2 pm, 5 pm – 11 pm
Sat 11 am – 3 pm, 5 pm – 11 pm
Sun 12 pm -3 pm, 5:30 pm – 10 pm
What started off as the first sushi food trailer in Austin has turned into a popular neighborhood izakaya and sushi bar. Kome has fresh fish flown in from the Tsukiji market, noodle dishes at lunchtime and izakaya in the evenings.
Musashino Sushi Dokoro
3407 Greystone Drive, Austin, TX 78731
Musashino is one of the most well respected sushi restaurants in Austin. As a testament many of Austin\’s finest sushi chefs have worked behind the sushi bar at Musashino. They bring Edomae zushi (Tokyo style sushi) to the heart of Austin Texas. Musashino is a popular option for fine dining and date night.
|Philly Roll at Roll on Sushi Diner|
Roll on Sushi Diner
5350 Burnet Rd #2, Austin, TX 78756
Fri 11 am – 10 pm
Sat 12 pm – 10 pm
Sun 4 pm – 9 pm
Mon – Fri 4 pm – 7 pm
Sat 8 pm – 10 pm
Roll in Sushi Diner is a casual restaurant serving sushi with a diner style twist. The diner atmosphere and approachable menu offerings make it a great restaurant for the sushi novice and connoisseur alike. Fun tip: I helped name the \”fruity vegan\” roll.
Pacific Rim Sushi and Yakitori Lounge
9070 Research Blvd. Suite 305, Austin, TX 78758
Friday 11 am – 12 am
Saturday 4:30 pm -1 am
Sunday 11 am – 10 pm
Mon-Fri 3 pm – close
Sat-Sun 5 pm – close
Pacific Rim has an incredible happy hour offered late afternoon until close. The focal point of the restaurant is the full bar serving up Japanese whiskeys, fine wines and both local and Japanese beers. The owner/chef of Pacific Rim worked at Maiko downtown (hint: order the sake mac n cheese).
4200 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756
Sun-Thu 5 pm – 10 pm
Fri-Sat 5 pm – 11 pm
Daily 5 pm – 6:30 pm
Uchiko is Uchi\’s handsome brother, both of which are owned by Chef Tyson Cole. While the menu has some similarities the two restaurants have their own unique atmosphere. Dining in during the daily social sake hour provides guests an opportunity to try many of the dishes for the fraction of the price.
705 W 24th St, Austin, TX 78705
Sushi Niichi is a campus favorite for reasonably priced sushi. If you are looking for a bargain sushi dinner on campus look no further than Sushi Niichi\’s coveted happy hour. Parking can be difficult but it is worth it.
|Ceviche at How Do You Roll|
10515 N Mopac Expy, Suite 125A, Austin, TX 78759
Midori is very busy during lunch so you will want to arrive when they open. Midori uses high quality fish, has great presentation, friendly service and a casual atmosphere.
Mon-Fri 3 pm – 6 pm
Sun all day
Mikado has an approachable wine list, friendly chefs and excellent sushi. The prices are steep but they do have a great happy hour. The food presentation and quality are top notch.
11101 Burnet Road Suite B-100. Austin, TX 78758
Mon-Sat 11:30 am – 3 pm lunch, Mon-Thu 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm dinner
Fri-Sat 5:30-10:30 pm
|San Antonio Roll at Sushi Zushi|
3221 Feathergrass Ct.
Mon-Thu 11 am – 10 pm
Friday: 11 am – 11 pm
Sat: 11:30 am – 11 pm
Sun: 11:30 am – 10 pm
Daily 3 pm – 6 pm
This is Sushi Zushi\’s second location in Austin. Sushi Zushi boasts both an extensive sushi roll menu and sake menu. They have one of the best daily happy hours at the Domain II. Pets are allowed on the patio at both locations.
4101 W. Parmer Ln Ste E Austin, TX 78727
Lunch Mon-Fri 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Tomodachi is an elegant and intimate restaurant in north Austin. Tomodachi prides themselves in using seasonal ingredients and flying in quality fish from the famous Tsukiji market and Honolulu.
13201 Ranch Road 620 N, Ste U208, Austin, TX 78717
Mon-Sat 11:30 am – 3 pm, 5 pm – 10 pm
Sun 12 pm – 9 pm
Mon – Sat: 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Sun All Day
Xian Sushi and Noodle serves a variety of hand-pulled noodles and creative sushi offerings. Dine in for happy hour and enjoy $4 drinks, $5 appetizers and $4 sushi rolls, sushi and sashimi.
West (Bee Caves, Westlake and Lakeway)
Cho Sushi Japanese Fusion
2422 620 South Suite A100, Austin, TX 78738
Mon-Fri 11 am – 2:30 pm, 4:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Sat 12 pm – 10:00 pm
Sun 4 pm – 9:00 pm
Mon-Sat 4:30 pm to 7 pm
Sun 4 pm to 9 pm
|Salmon Tartare at Tadashi|
12820 Hill Country Blvd #105, Bee Cave, TX 78738
Mon-Thu 11 am – 9:30 pm
Fri 11 am – 10 pm
Sat 12 pm – 11 pm
Sun 12 pm – 9:30 pm
3 pm – 6 pm
Tadashi is an upscale restaurant located in the Hill Country Galleria. Chef Sun has developed an exceptional sushi menu with incredible daily specials. They fly in fish from around the world to use in their innovative sushi offerings.
1303 S Congress, Austin, TX 78704
Hyatt Regency Austin, 208 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704
(Sushi) Hours: Daily 5 pm – 10 pm
801 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
Hours: Sun-Thu 5-10, Fri-Sat 5-11
Daily 5 pm – 6:30 pm
Uchi offers a sophisticate menu combining traditional offerings with fresh local flavors. Tyson Cole has crafted signature dishes that are renowned in the Austin food community. Uchi has set the standard for fine dining in Austin.
Umi Sushi Bar and Grill
5510 S IH 35 Frontage Rd #400, Austin, TX 78745
Thursday 11:30 am – 11 pm
Friday 11:30 am – 12 am
Saturday 12 am –12 am
Sunday 12 pm –10 pm
Daily 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Reverse Happy Hour:
Thu 9:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Fri-Sat 9:30 pm – 12:00 am
|Jalapeno Hamachi at Daichi|
2051 Cypress Creek Road, Cedar Park, TX 78613
Hours: Tue-Thu 11 am – 9 pm, Fri-Sat 11 am – 10 pm, Sun 12 pm – 9 pm
Daily 4 pm – 7 pm
Daichi is a hidden gem located in a strip mall in Cedar Park. The small family owned and operated restaurant serves an impressive izakaya menu along with wonderful sushi dishes. If you are lucky enough to stop by during lunch while they are serving ramen then you are in for a real treat!
|Uni Pasta with Truffle at Soto|
Monday all night
Tue – Fri 5 pm -6:30 pm
|Sashimi Roll and Jalapeno Hamachi Sashimi|
905 E Whitestone Blvd., Ste F, Cedar Park, TX 78613
|Takara Spring Roll|
Takara Sushi and Asian Bistro
1335 E Whitestone Blvd. Suite T-140, Cedar Park, TX 78613
Monday, Wed-Friday 3 pm – 7 pm
Takara is an elegant restaurant located in the 1890 Ranch in Cedar Park. Dine in on Fridays and Saturdays from 6pm-9pm for live jazz music.
1540 Cypress Creek Road #113, Cedar Park, TX 78603
Hours: Mon-Fri 11am to 9:30 pm, Sat-Sun 11 am to 9 pm
Did I miss your favorite sushi restaurant in Austin? If so please share your sushi hot spots in the comments and I will be sure to include them in my 2016 guide.