One of the world’s most revered chefs, Masaharu Morimoto once compared making sushi to art. His exact words were “I’m not making art; I’m making sushi.” A mix of precision, art and taste, sushi is a popular pick for cuisine among many in the city, Sushi is one of the healthiest dietary choices you can make. Whether you love them or just want to try them out, here is a list of the best sushi spots in Delhi you might want to check out.
Guppy has consecutively won the award for being one of the best Japanese gourmet restaurants in the city, for three years now. And it’s no wonder that they’ve won those awards. The chefs at Guppy have won the National Sushi Championship 2016 organised by JETRO, a Japanese trade and investment promotion organization under Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), along with Indian Federation of Culinary Association (IFCA) and will be going to Tokyo to compete in the World Sushi Cup. Need to say more?
Where: 28, Main Market, Lodhi Colony
Cost for two: INR 2,900 (approx.)
Yum Yum Cha
Breaking away from the luxe stereotype of a Japanese restaurant, Yum Yum Cha is a casual restaurant located in Saket’s buzzing Select Citywalk Mall. This extension of the Yum Yum Cha outlet exudes a playful, happy vibe, and offers one of the widest selections of sushi and sashimi in the city. The kitchen here makes freshly rolled and perfectly balanced sushi, a cleverly presented and value for money.
Where: 2nd floor, Select Citywalk Mall, Saket
Cost for two: INR1,800 (approx.)
It’s a popular and well-loved place with quite a few of patrons who keep coming back for its casual dining experience that meets very scrumptious food at reasonably priced rates. You can binge on their sushis and never realise how much you’ve had. The non-vegetarian options are delicious, but that does not limit vegetarians from having a good time, their vegetarian sushis are mind blowing too!
Where: 13, Alipur Road, Civil Lines
Cost for two: INR 1,500 (approx.)
Comfortable seating, fast service, and a satisfying eating experience make this place a North Campus favourite! If you love sushi and don’t want to spend a lot then you need to try their lip-smacking sushi at affordable rates.
Where: F-15, Ground Floor, Vijay Nagar
Cost for two: INR 500 (approx.)
The Kylin Experience – Holiday Inn
Along with one of the best sushi, this place offers amazing options in other cuisines as well. The décor of the place is amazing, this place offers great hospitality along with great food.
Where: 13 A, Mayur Vihar, District Centre, Mayur Vihar Phase 1
Cost for two: INR 1,800 (approx.)
Best for takeouts, this place is probably the only place we would recommend for pre-packaged sushi. The boxes are well-packed, portions are nice and the sushi is fresh. Our favourites: Philadelphia Rolls, Fresh Salmon Maki
Where: L 49, Laxmi Nagar
Cost for two: INR 800 (approx.)
They’re hands down the best delivery outlet in Delhi to try Sushi. The options that this place offers and that too at such affordable rates will make you want to order again and again.
Delivers to: In and around Rajouri Garden
Cost for two: INR 800 (approx.)
Fuji Japanese Restaurant
At Fuji, the menu is overwhelming and the result is divine. Each piece of sushi, whether the velvet-smooth salmon or the crunchy spicy tuna, begs you to go back for more. Believe it or not, Fuji calls the Spicy Salmon Roll, their ‘Goa Roll’ and the Teriyaki Chicken is the ‘Delhi Roll’, while the ‘Mumbai Roll’ is Ebi and Crab Stick Roll. The Prawn and Cucumber Ebi-Kyu Maki explodes with flavour.
Where: M-41/2, Speedbird House, Middle Circle, Connaught Place
Cost for two: INR 2,000 (approx.)
Chew – Pan Asian Café
It’s like entering the world of everything sushi at Chew. And the world is minimal while the food options are exhaustive! And that really is the best combination because you know, from the moment you stepped inside, you want to sit down here and eat your favourite sushi, forever.
Cost for two: INR 1,700 (approx.)