We’ve canvased the city for a selection of must-try spots that satisfy.
Uchi’s scallop crudo is among the list of must-tries at this beloved eatery.
You might come here for the views, but you’ll definitely be staying for the food. Located on the 50th floor of The National Hotel, enjoy 360-degree views of the gorgeous Dallas skyline while indulging in delicious Japanese staples. The lavish sushi lounge offers nigiri, sashimi and specialty rolls made of freshly sourced ingredients, as well as a world-class collection of sake and whiskey. Make sure to try the Miyazaki nigiri made with wagyu, salmon and caviar, as well as the popular tuna and crab roll. 1401 Elm St., 214.239.9999, kessakurestaurants.com
From decadent bites to signature sips, Tei-An has you covered.
A taste of Kyoto right in the heart of Dallas—specializing in soba noodles and famous for its omakase tasting menu, this modern Japanese restaurant is a must-try. Home to a wide variety of noodles, rolls, ramen, sashimi and even tempura plates, the expansive menu will satisfy your cravings. If you’re feeling fancy, make sure to try the exclusive 16-seat tasting menu consisting of a five-course meal. 1722 Routh St., 214.220.2828, tei-an.com
Sit back in style in the ultrachic environment of Kessaku.
A signature staple that never ceases to amaze guests, visit Uchi for high-end cuisine in a sleek, modern setting. Owner and renowned chef Tyson Cole has carefully curated the rotating menu. Choose from cool tastings, hot tastings, maki rolls, sashimi and more. Join Uchi for sake social—a unique happy hour experience—and try the wagyu hot rock. If you have a sweet tooth, the fried milk dessert is to die for! 2817 Maple Ave., 214.855.5454, uchidallas.com
With a sumptuous mix of classic rolls and contemporary offerings, Uchi is a fan favorite.
Located in Victory Park, this resto is known for its unique creations and fusion cuisine. The amazing atmosphere, top-notch service, shared plates and cocktail offerings make it the perfect spot to gather with family and friends. Also an amazing place for wine lovers, sip on their extensive wine menu and stay for its late-night hours for a fun night out. 2400 Victory Park Lane, 214.257.7777, imotodallas.com
An intimate sushi spot considered to be a gem and one of the best in the city, Yukata’s traditional approach to Japanese cuisine is sourced with the freshest of ingredients. Find fresh fish, sushi and sashimi and enjoy the multiple bento box offerings. 2633 McKinney Ave., 214.257.7777, yutakasushibistro.com