Because Japan is an island nation, you’ll find a wide array of fresh seafood readily available with sushi becoming popular in the States in recent years. Other popular dishes include noodle soups like udon, soba and ramen.

Fujiyama is the #1 spot in Indy for Japanese food, known for their steak and fresh seafood.  Boasting some of the best sushi in town as well as the most entertaining hibachi chefs in the whole Midwest, you'll get dinner AND a show!  *Hint: Great for hosting clients or an impressive first date idea ...watching your food prepared in front of you in an entertaining fashion helps break the ice and facilitate conversation! (...let me know how it goes.) Located conveniently off Emerson and I465: 5149 Victory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203 (317) 787-7900

Fujiyama is the #1 spot in Indy for Japanese food, known for their steak and fresh seafood.  Boasting some of the best sushi in town as well as the most entertaining hibachi chefs in the whole Midwest, you'll get dinner AND a show! 

*Hint: Great for hosting clients or an impressive first date idea ...watching your food prepared in front of you in an entertaining fashion helps break the ice and facilitate conversation! (...let me know how it goes.)

Located conveniently off Emerson and I465:
5149 Victory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203
(317) 787-7900


Forty Five Degrees is a trendy cocktail lounge with a fabulous sushi bar. While its the perfect spot to chill, the name actually comes from its angled location in the Mass Ave District where College meets Massachusetts Aveneue.  The theme carries into the interior as you'll notice the unique angular decor. *Hint: 1/2 price martini night on Thursday and 1/2 sushi on Sunday! 765 Massachusetts Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46202 (317) 634-4545  

Forty Five Degrees is a trendy cocktail lounge with a fabulous sushi bar. While its the perfect spot to chill, the name actually comes from its angled location in the Mass Ave District where College meets Massachusetts Aveneue.  The theme carries into the interior as you'll notice the unique angular decor.

*Hint: 1/2 price martini night on Thursday and 1/2 sushi on Sunday!

765 Massachusetts Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 634-4545
 


A luxurious downtown dining experience serving authentic Japanese cuisine in a stylish atmosphere. Mikado is perfect for a date night, large celebration or catching up with the girls. *Hint: If you really want to get cozy, make a reservation in one of their private curtained booths. Located just off Indy's Cultural Trail: 148 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225 (317) 972-4180     

A luxurious downtown dining experience serving authentic Japanese cuisine in a stylish atmosphere. Mikado is perfect for a date night, large celebration or catching up with the girls.

*Hint: If you really want to get cozy, make a reservation in one of their private curtained booths.

Located just off Indy's Cultural Trail:

148 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225
(317) 972-4180
    


Come as you are to Sakura and you'll find an eclectic group of people enjoying the best sushi in town.  Having won numerous awards, you'll want to order a sushi boat, make it a party and have fun with some saké bombs! 7201 N Keystone Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46240 (317) 259-4171

Come as you are to Sakura and you'll find an eclectic group of people enjoying the best sushi in town.  Having won numerous awards, you'll want to order a sushi boat, make it a party and have fun with some saké bombs!

7201 N Keystone Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46240
(317) 259-4171


Take a journey through a wide selection of Japanese/American cuisine by taking advantage of the buffet!  If you're new to Japanese cuisine, The Journey provides the perfect opportunity to try a little of everything without committing to one dish! 7155 E 96th St, Indianapolis, IN 46250 (317) 578-9933

Take a journey through a wide selection of Japanese/American cuisine by taking advantage of the buffet!  If you're new to Japanese cuisine, The Journey provides the perfect opportunity to try a little of everything without committing to one dish!

7155 E 96th St, Indianapolis, IN 46250
(317) 578-9933


© Meepoohya | Dreamstime.com Set aside whatever notions you have from those Ramen (instant) noodles. Ramen is actually Chinese food disguised in a Japanese soup.  Surprise! ...and its delicious (especially at Ramen Ray)!  5628 E 71st St, Indianapolis, IN 46220 (317) 288-7120

© Meepoohya | Dreamstime.com

Set aside whatever notions you have from those Ramen (instant) noodles. Ramen is actually Chinese food disguised in a Japanese soup.  Surprise! ...and its delicious (especially at Ramen Ray)! 

5628 E 71st St, Indianapolis, IN 46220
(317) 288-7120


Bento is what the American sack lunch is to Japanese culture: a home-packed meal to go. Get your very own Bento Box at Bento Asian Bistro and don't forget the bubble tea!   901 Indiana Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46202 (317) 423-2301  

Bento is what the American sack lunch is to Japanese culture: a home-packed meal to go. Get your very own Bento Box at Bento Asian Bistro and don't forget the bubble tea!  

901 Indiana Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 423-2301