Discover the Best Sushi in Pittsburgh

The OpenTable Team

With a diverse and growing population to match its booming economy, Pittsburgh has become an increasingly exciting place to visit in the Northeastern United States. The best sushi in Pittsburgh contributes to the blossoming culinary scene, with a creative group of restaurants whipping up bold new styles. But where are the smartest, savviest diners in Pittsburgh headed out to when looking for exceptional sushi dishes? Welcome to our Tastemaker List. We've gathered data from thousands of local diners to figure out where to find the best sushi in Pittsburgh. Whether it's one of the many neighborhood seafood joints beloved by locals or an upscale downtown institution, the best sushi in Pittsburgh infuses Japanese cuisine with the city's signature style and flair. Put on black and yellow like a true Steelers fan, grab a table and enjoy the best sushi in Pittsburgh tonight!

Restaurants:Umi Japanese Restaurant, Social House 7, Nakama Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar
Price Range:$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Japanese, Contemporary Asian
Neighborhoods:Shadyside, Downtown, Wexford

Umi Japanese Restaurant

$$$$·Japanese·
Shadyside
442 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
This Pittsburgh favorite located in Shadyside is one of the Steel City's finest dining destinations. Japanese classics and some of the best sushi in Pittsburgh go with a relaxed, Read more
94% recommended
Best Overall in Pittsburgh / Western PA
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Social House 7

$$$$·Contemporary Asian·
Downtown
983 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Creative Cuisine
This upscale space on Pittsburgh's 7th Street features some incredible Asian-fusion cuisine and an exciting, lively atmosphere. It's also got some of the best sushi in Pittsburgh fRead more
88% recommended
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Nakama Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

$$$$·Japanese·
Wexford
280 reviews
  • Casual
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
The downtown location of this Japanese steakhouse features its trademark knife-wielding chefs and excellent cuisine. Always one of the city's top weekend dining destinations, NakamRead more
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Nakama Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

$$$$·Japanese·
Downtown
1,499 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for a Date
The suburban Wexford location of this downtown Pittsburgh favorite has the signature Nakama style and sushi. Stop in for a quick lunch or dinner at the elegant Nakama bar or have aRead more
88% recommended
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Benihana - Pittsburgh

$$$$·Japanese·
Downtown
830 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for Groups
Anyone who has ever seen “The Office” knows how fun a Benihana can be. The Pittsburgh installment of this national chain is a good-time Japanese barbecue spot with some of the bestRead more
91% recommended
Kid Friendly in Pittsburgh / Western PA

P.F. Chang's - Pittsburgh

$$$$·Asian·
Homestead
103 reviews
  • Kid-friendly
  • Fun
  • Good for a Date
The Steel City outpost of this nationally-renowned Asian chain is an excellent spot for group dining. Only a few steps away from the Monongahela River, P.F. Chang's is a relaxed buRead more
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Robokyo Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar

$$$$·Hibachi·
Greensburg
182 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for a Date
Head out to the nearby suburb of Greensburg for one of the area's best selections of sushi. The menu includes creative selections like the chicken teriyaki roll and paradise roll wRead more
91% recommended
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Parlay Lounge

$$$$·American·
Washington
17 reviews
  • Live Music
  • Casual
  • Happy Hour
This Washington lounge and bar features one of the more diverse and exciting food menus in Pittsburgh. Start with some of their trademark appetizers before moving on to the sushi aRead more
90% recommended
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SOBA Lounge

$$$$·Pan-Asian·
Shadyside
2,151 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Chef Lily Chen creates some of the best sushi in Pittsburgh at this airy and elegant Shadyside location. The three-story building features a rooftop deck, first-floor lounge, and tRead more
95% recommended
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Andys Sushi Bar

$$$$·Sushi·
Downtown
Wholey's seafood market is one of the coolest spots to stop at in Pittsburgh. Inside Wholey's, Andy's Sushi Bar is a fabled Pittsburgh spot run by the engaging, entertaining chef ARead more
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Ginza Japanese Restaurant

$$$$·Japanese·
Lawrenceville
Ginza is an upscale and intimate restaurant with a menu of excellent and authentic Japanese favorites. Grab a table in the sleek interior and start with some of the Ginza appetizerRead more
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P.F. Chang's - Settlers Ridge

$$$$·Asian·
Johnstown
34 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
This lively Settlers Ridge location of the fabled national chain offers a fun night out for diners. It also features some of the best sushi in Pittsburgh. Try heading out to this PRead more
100% recommended
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Mad Noodles

$$$$·Ramen·
Downtown
9 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Spicy
This local hotspot in the South Side Flats is the perfect spot for Japanese in an exciting area. Mad Noodles is a fun sport for a hearty sushi meal. Stop in after strolling along tRead more
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Sushi Tomo

$$$$·Japanese·
Ross Township
Sushi Tomo is a straightforward Asian eatery with some of the best sushi in Pittsburgh. With appealing but simple decor and a menu of classics, Tomo is the ideal spot for pure sushRead more
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Little Tokyo Bistro

$$$$·French·
Sharpsburg
This Southside restaurant delivers exactly what its name promises. It's a taste of Tokyo and Japan in the middle of one of Pittsburgh's more exciting districts. Head in to grab a sRead more
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