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Japanese Restaurants in Santa Barbara

4.7 - 136 votes

Hours: 5 - 9PM

230 E Victoria St, Santa Barbara
(805) 962-6627


Quick Summary Cozy Japanese restaurant that offers Kaiseki (prix fixe) with excellent service. Try to book reservations a few weeks in advance. The servi... More reviews

4.8 - 54 votes

Hours: 5 - 9:30PM

1305 State St, Santa Barbara
(805) 679-5835

Teru Japanese Cuisine

Teru (the chef and the restaurant) is incredible. Highly recommend for any sushi lover. The staff is great too. More reviews

4.4 - 214 votes

Hours: 11AM - 2PM

3631 State St, Santa Barbara
(805) 845-7720

Sun Sushi

After a phenomenal experience at Sun Sushi, definitely had to return after the first time! Volcano Roll - a classic California Roll baked with scallops, ... More reviews

4.4 - 202 votes

Hours: 11:30AM - 2:30PM

1134 Chapala St, Santa Barbara
(805) 965-8873

Sushi Bar 29

My new "go-to" for sushi! They are reasonably priced and the fish is excellent! We loved their red and green dragon rolls! We will be going her... More reviews

4.3 - 257 votes

Hours: 5 - 10PM

1225 State St, Santa Barbara
(805) 965-6074

Arigato Sushi

Solidly consistent delicious food. Our favorite is the mushroom sushi, the portobello. It has this really yummy truffle oil on it. Their salmon sushi is ... More reviews

4.3 - 107 votes

Hours: 11:30AM - 3PM

3001 State St, Santa Barbara
(805) 898-0177

Shintori Sushi

Average sushi at best. Sauce on the R8 Eel Avocado too heavy for the small pieces. R17 Spicy Salmon Skin palatable. Joints that use cucumber in seemi... More reviews

4.1 - 150 votes

Hours: 5 - 9:30PM

2710 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara
(805) 687-0210

Edomasa Sushi Bar & Restaurant

Best santa barbara Uni sushi in United State. An authentic hole in a wall Japanese restaurant owned by a very nice Japanese owner. Other pupus and entree... More reviews

4.1 - 157 votes

Hours: 11:30AM - 2:30PM

1013 Bath St, Santa Barbara
(805) 963-1250

Sushi Teri - Santa Barbara Japanese Restaurant

Cant get fresher than that. I love the place and will choose the food whenever I can. More reviews

4.1 - 169 votes

Hours: Closed today

3232 State St, Santa Barbara
(805) 687-1252

Kyoto Japanese Restaurant

We had two combination plates. The sushi and tempura were good. The yakatori and teriyaki were horrible. More reviews

3.6 - 29 votes

Hours: Closed today

552 University Rd, Santa Barbara
(805) 364-5053

Yoshinoya UCSB

Costs around $8 for a regular size chicken bento (likely the cheapest option on the menu). It comes with good portion but the sauce was way too salty. More reviews

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