Whether it’s sushi rolls, steaming bowls of donburi or ramen, or teppanyaki straight off the grill, you’ll find niche restaurants, bustling takeaway outlets and hole-in-the-wall eateries dotted around the city everywhere you look. We’ve put together a list of our favourites.

Restaurant Jun

Remove your shoes and step inside this underground Japanese restaurant specialising in yakitori.

568 Hay Street, Perth

Tsunami

A modern-day izakaya that boasts Perth’s biggest range of sake.

18 Glyde Street, Mosman Park

Nobu

This fine dining chain is all about modern Japanese cuisine with Peruvian influences.

Crown Metropol, Crown Perth Great Eastern Highway, Burswood
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Aisuru Sushi

Fine, fresh, fast fusion.

208 William Street, Northbridge

Kiri Japanese

Celebrate the seasons of Japan, authentically.

142 Onslow Road, Shenton Park

Marumo

A seven-course Japanese feast worth the three-month wait.

22 145 Stirling Highway, Nedlands

Nomstar Ramen

A serious suburban ramen bar.

230 Manning Road, Karawara

Mon Taste of Japan

Here, the East embraces the West with exceptional results.

14 663 Newcastle Street, Leederville
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Nao Japanese

Perth’s original ramen joint is underpinned by perfectionism.

117 Murray Street, Perth

Ichirin

Japanese takeaway by day; an omakase bargain by night.

2 Corner Beasley Road and Dundee Street, Leeming

Nine Fine Food

Combine Japanese and Italian cuisines. Disaster, right? Think again.

227 Bulwer Street, Highgate