Japan is one of the countries that invoke awe and furtive for everyone. The culture, the people and the language all carry that mysterious quality that keeps us interested in them. Japanese food etiquettes are impeccable… and so is their food! In Gurgaon, it is one of the hottest cuisines with people who are interested in exploring varied flavours. Here we list out some of the Best Japanese Restaurants in Gurgaon, you can indulge in a wholesome Japanese food affair.
EEST – The Westin Gurgaon
Relish the mystical flavours of Asia and delight your senses with distinct Asian cuisine. With a Pan Asian cuisine, the restaurant serves authentic Japanese, Thai and Chinese…a complete melting pot of everything Asian. Winner of Times Food Guide Awards 2015 – Best Pan Asian Restaurant, Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2014, Food Freaks Award 2014 – Best Pan Asian Restaurant and Times Food Guide Awards 2012 – Best Thai Restaurant, Eest is a treat for your Asian buds.
Where: Number 1, M.G.Road , IFFCO Chowk ,Sector 29, Gurgaon
A Japanese restaurant with roots in Ibiza, opens its doors in India with their first Contemporary Japanese and Cocktail bar at Gurgaon. Japanese and Asian Fusion Cuisine with influences from the Mediterranean, Spain and even Mexico. Add to that surreal, eclectic interiors; that’s the unique Nagai experience for you. This is their first of four proposed restaurants in India, tucked beside other restaurants of Sector 29, yet in an exclusive space of its own. Nagai Gurgaon is the essence of contemporary Japanese cuisine along with an artisanal Cocktail Bar that has an impressive selection of Japanese Shochu and Sake.
Where: SCO 305,Ground Floor, Sector 29, Gurgaon
Yum Yum Cha
The restaurant offers Asian food along with Japanese cuisine. Along with a wide variety of veg and non-veg Sushi, you can enjoy Sashimi and Nigiri as well. Teppanyaki and platters are also available for that authentic tinge. Desserts can be rounded off with Wasabi Crème Brule and Yuzu Meringue Pie. Now that’s some twist I say!
Where: 2E, Building 10, Ground Floor, DLF Cyber Hub, Gurgaon
The Kylin Experience
Food preparations are good, in terms of both quality and quantity. They have a concept of meal in a bowl.. sufficient for one person. A great place to be with friends who have a inkling for Japanese food. An Open Air Terrace also called the Sky Bar.. next to the main Restaurant is a perfect place for Group Parties.
Where: 2nd Floor, Good Earth City Centre, Gurgaon
Chinese and Japanese cuisines find their way here at Dine-Esty. Under the Japanese menu, find some great Sushi, Soups, Appetizers and Teppanyaki. The ambience fo the restaurant is beautiful and the food delectable.
Where: Time Square Building, B Block, Sushant Lok 1, Gurgaon
Manami Japanese restaurant has appealing interiors, soothing music and good vibes. The place serves traditional Japanese cuisine, Sushi being one of the most loved dishes here be it served with fish or prawn.
Where: 36, Lower Ground Floor, DLF South Point Mall, Golf Course Road, Gurgaon
This is a small eatery where some really authentic Japanese food is available. Even though the place is small but the seating is done smartly to accommodate the customers comfortably. Bento, Tempura, Sushi Nigiri, Sushi Rolls, Chahan, Ramen Udon Soba are some of the authentic dishes that can be experienced here.
Where: 202 A, 2nd Floor, DLF South Point Mall, Golf Course Road, Gurgaon
Daikichi is a very popular Japanese restaurant where food is as authentic Japanese as it can get; even the menu is in English and Japanese. The menu is elaborate. The chicken and pork delicacies are absolutely delicious. This is a value for money kind of place for that exclusive Japanese taste.
Where: UGF 02, JMD Regent Arcade Mall, MG Road, Gurgaon
Call: 01244072727, 9810013109
Konomi- Trident Gurgaon
This is such a sweet little place that you would instantly fall in love with it. The bento box is one of the most popular attractions here. Apart from that Sushi, Sashimi with a complete Kaiseki menu and a selection of Dongbury and other delectable teppenyaki specialties are available as well. A stupendous meal at a very admirable venue.
Where: Trident, 443, Phase 5, Udyog Vihar, Gurgaon
Dedicated to Japanese cuisine, this one comes pretty close to the way food is served the oriental way. Apart from the more popular Sushi, the menu boasts of some very authentic Japanese cuisine. The cabin like sitting arrangement makes for a very cosy place for having an intimiate meal.
Where: Ground Floor, Global Foyer Mall, Sector 43, Golf Course Road, Gurgaon
Call: 08130136453, 9818055080
Raifu Tei- Dia Park Premier
The non-Indianised version of Japanese food is served here. The meal is offered in a set kind of offering is scrumptious especially the pork delicacies. Even the seafood is worth a mention here; its fresh and made in a very typical traditional way.
Where: 353-357, City Centre, Central Avenue, Sector 29, Gurgaon
Sushi Junction, an award winning restaurant for the best sushi delivery, serves the most authentic Sushi rolls in an online delivery model in Delhi NCR. It is the first Japanese restaurant in India to offer a wide variety of authentic and international Sushi rolls as well as those inspired from Indian flavours. Their first unit is located in Gurgaon, second one in Malviya Nagar, South Delhi. Order now to find out what “Sushi goes Desi” is all about.
Where: 143, 1st Floor, DLF City Court, Sector 24, Sikanderpur, Gurgaon
For catering: firstname.lastname@example.org
Apart from the restaurants mentioned above there are many other multi cuisine restaurants that offer Japanese cuisine as well. In case you manage to make your way to any of these, you would be served with the basic Sushi delicacies. Along with that a few also serve the regular Sashimi and Temoura.
Some Japanese restaurants worth an honourable mention are:
- Ichizen- The Galaxy Hotel
- Bento, Ofukuro – Park Inn
- 1980s- Hotel Crossroads
- Side Wok,
- Asian Bistro
- Golden Dragon
- Kitchen District- Hyatt Regency
- Go Kylin
- Oriental Pearl- Ramada
- The Oriental Pavillion- Fortune Select Excalibur
- Koi- 32nd Milestone
- Courtyard-By Jukaso IT Suites
- Komachi, Club Tokyo- Skycity Hotel
- Kai Lounge Bar- Clarens Hotel
- Threesixtyone Degrees- The Oberoi
- Asia Seven
- Rred Hot Asian Bistro