Discover the Best Sushi in New Orleans

The OpenTable Team

Sushi is a big hit in the Big Easy, where seafood has long been a favorite and spice is a way of life. Home to one of the most celebrated dining scenes in the world, New Orleans does sushi in traditional Japanese style and as a fusion with local Cajun and Creole flavors. We searched our data and found the tastemakers of NOLA, the people who always know where the top restaurants are. Here’s a list of where they’re going for the best sushi in New Orleans.

Restaurants:P.F. Chang's - Metairie, Gyu-Kaku - New Orleans, LA, Vitascope Hall
Price Range:$$ - $$
Cuisines:Asian, Japanese, American
Neighborhoods:Metairie, Warehouse District, Central Business District

P.F. Chang's - Metairie

$$$$·Asian·
Metairie
37 reviews
  • Casual
  • Comfort Food
  • Good for a Date
P. F. Chang's is known for their selection of freshly caught sushi and Japanese items, and the massive menu at this family-friendly restaurant includes specialties from all across Read more
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Gyu-Kaku - New Orleans, LA

$$$$·Japanese·
Warehouse District
229 reviews
  • Fun
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for a Date
With a sleek modern decor and both an al la carte menu and a full course meal menu meant to fill up whole groups of people, Gyu-Kaku is a popular authentic Japanese eatery in the aRead more
96% recommended
Good for Groups in New Orleans / Louisiana

Vitascope Hall

$$$$·American·
Central Business District
1 review
  • Bar Seating
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Live Sports
Situated within the massive Hyatt Regency in downtown New Orleans, Vitascope Hall serves a wide-ranging menu that includes New Orleans classics, a raw oyster bar, and a full sushi Read more
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Poseidon Oyster & Sushi Bar

$$$$·Sushi·
Uptown
11 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Kid-friendly
Combining the famous New Orleans raw oyster bar with the skilled artistry of a traditional Japanese sushi bar is as natural as it gets, and this Garden District hot spot pulls it oRead more
82% recommended
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Tsunami - New Orleans

$$$$·Asian·
Central Business District
364 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Business Meals
  • Special Occasion
Located right in the heart of the Central Business District (CBD), Tsunami is a stylish sushi, sake, and steak house that does traditional Japanese style and also gets creative witRead more
90% recommended
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Chiba

$$$$·Japanese·
Carrollton
171 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
Locals from all over the city flock to this Riverbend area culinary institution for what many consider the best sushi in New Orleans that has a strong Creole dash of pizzaz to it. Read more
87% recommended
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Rock-n-Sake Bar & Sushi New Orleans

$$$$·Sushi·
Warehouse District
10 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for Groups
  • Hot Spot
Now with other locations in Baton Rouge, Lafayette, and Metairie, this Warehouse District institution serves Louisiana-influenced Japanese fare in a fun and festive atmosphere. GraRead more
100% recommended
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Geisha Sushi Bistro - NOLA

$$$$·Sushi·
St. Bernard
A downtown favorite among both the after-work crowd and visitors staying at the nearby large hotels, Geisha Sushi Bistro is a full-service sushi spot run by a team of professional Read more
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Good Times Sushi

$$$$·Sushi·
Lakeview/Gentilly
Situated right on Elysian Fields in the mostly residential Bayou St. John neighborhood, Good Times is known for doing some of the best sushi in New Orleans in a small mom-and-pop-sRead more
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Haiku

$$$$·Asian·
Garden District
Named after the short-but-sweet poems that originated in Japan and have now captured the imagination of the world, Haiku Sushi is a popular local sushi bar on busy Magazine Street Read more
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Miyako Sushi Bar & Hibachi

$$$$·Sushi·
Warehouse District
Serving traditional Japanese favorites right on the street car line in downtown New Orleans for over 20 years, Miyako Hibachi and Sushi Bar qualifies as a true culinary landmark inRead more
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