Dubai has quickly become a haven for Japanese restaurants many of which are adjoined to fancy nightclubs. Venture out to these haute spots when craving your sushi.
One of the most popular night spots in all Dubai, Zuma is a sure bet for decadent, delicious and creative sushi. Located in Dubai’s financial district, anything you order at Zuma arrives with an innovative flair. Be sure not to miss out on the Black Cod, Jumbo Tiger Prawn with Yuzu Pepper, Salmon and Tuna Tartare, Rock Shrimp Tempura and of course, one of the bar's incredible cocktails often devised by Jimmy Barrett de Cecco, Zuma's award-winning barman.
Considered to be one of the best spots in town for a night out or a delicious meal, Okku is top rated when it comes to sushi. Fish is reportedly flown in fresh from Tsukiji market in Japan. Signature dishes to sample are the spicy tuna on crispy rice, yellow tail carpaccio and the waygu beef with foie gras.
Satisfy your sushi craving at Chef Nobu Matsuhisa’s acclaimed restaurant Nobu located in Atlantis, the Palm Jumeirah. In addition to a vast variety of sushi, try the yellowtail sashimi in jalapenos, squid pasta with light garlic sauce, and black cod miso, some of Chef Nobu’s most imaginative dishes that led to his fame when he opened his restaurant in Los Angelese in 1987.
One of Dubai's most popular Japanese restaurants, Minato serves authentic Japanese dishes with a contemporary twist. The restaurant is especially popular on Monday and Thursday night for its generous buffet which includes a live Teppanyaki table as well as a variety of delicious sushi.