Hands using chopsticks to pick up pieces of sushi rolls from a wooden platter
13 Best Sushi Spots In New Jersey
Kura Revolving Sushi Bar
This restaurant has locations in other states, but three are in New Jersey: Fort Lee, Jersey City, and Edison. The menu is extensive with a lot of variety.
Kura presents all the sushi rolls beautifully, like the hand-rolled spicy scallop rolls. You can find pretty much anything your sushi-loving heart desires.
Sagami Japanese Restaurant
This restaurant opened in 1974 and is located in Collingswood. It received accolades, with its chef Shigeru Fukuyoshi being a James Beard semifinalist.
The menu includes delicious starters like gyoza and kushikatsu skewers, entrées, and udon. However, the sushi is the reason to make the drive down to South Jersey.
Nami Nori
This upscale sushi establishment in Montclair boasts a light and airy decor style. Every food item is presented beautifully, from sushi to dessert.
Shumi Omakase
With locations in Ridgewood and Leonia, this eatery's menu is a curated masterpiece of entrées and a daily chef’s tasting menu. You don't want to miss the omakase.
Elite Five Sushi & Grill
This restaurant is located in Princeton and offers more than just sushi. For sushi lovers, the Hawaii Dream and the Ice & Fire rolls are crowd favorites.