Japanese Restaurants in Lakeside

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Mizu Sushi & Grill plumbs the endless fathoms of deep sea deliciousness, converting diners’ stomachs into culinary aquariums with its neatly rolled menu of savory sushi and Japanese cuisine. For dinner, curl up by the flames of the hibachi grill for a portion of filet mignon ($19.95), or satisfy your inner vegetable farmer by chasing scuba-diving rabbits out of a seaweed salad ($4.75).

14965 Old Saint Augustine Rd
Jacksonville,
FL
US

Good food has a name, and it’s Daruma Japanese Steakhouse. With familiar favorites like Teriyaki Steak and Chicken on the menu, patrons can find something that they know they like. With Daruma’s fresh ingredients and knowledgeable chefs, customers will like it even more than before! At Daruma, great attention is given to detail and the staff is dedicated to make sure that patrons leave happy and feel good that they got what they paid for. With chef recommended options like shrimp, scallop and lobster paired with chicken and steak, customers can find a combination that suits their taste-buds well. Daruma offers a great kids' selection too, so if dinner for two becomes dinner with high chairs, it’s very affordable. The bar and beverage menu at Daruma is impressive with house wines and a host of imported and domestic beers. There are also selections for wine that range from Chardonnay to Shiraz. Whether you want soft drinks or fine wines paired with your beautiful, satisfying dinner, Daruma can accommodate!

13799 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville,
FL
US

For the people at Bento Café, it’s important for patrons to have an experience. A good experience, mind you, but a very memorable one when they visit one of the Bento Café locations. A ‘Bento Blue’ (some are blue themed, some are red themed, but all are unique!), Bento Café at Big Island Drive features a modern, fun ambiance with blue hued walls, floors and white-blue lighting (the light fixtures are pretty neat!) and a location that’s perfect for working professionals and shoppers alike! As far as the food goes, the menu leaves nothing to be desired. Bento Café’s sushi menu is huge, offering a lot of variety to patrons up to and including the large executive rolls! For those not in the mood for sushi, the kitchen menu includes the finest choices from the wok (like red curry or garlic soy) as well as noodle soup bowls, a great selection of starters, grill stir fry and of course, a kids menu! Bento Café also offers a good selection of non-alcoholic beverages to be enjoyed by the whole family.

4860 Big Island Dr
Jacksonville,
FL
US

Fuji Sushi in the Arlington area is a dine in/carry out Japanese chain restaurant offering a host of al a carte sushi, soups, salads, noodles, entrées and hibachi dishes. There’s even an assortment of bento box lunch and dinner options to choose from, for the diner who wants a little bit of variety. With several locations around town, this unassuming outpost is tucked into a strip mall in the Regency section, along Commerce Center Drive. But don’t be misled: Fuji enjoys a strong local following. Try the steak, chicken, shrimp or salmon teriyaki bento box options, which come with soup, salad and shumai or gyoza and rice. A large selection of raw fish and vegetarian rolls round out most of the offerings, making this a catch-all restaurant for most anyone looking for simple Japanese food in a casual, comfortable environment.

660 Commerce Center Dr
Jacksonville,
FL
US

Located off Beach Boulevard, Hana Yori Japanese Restaurant is a convenient stop for Jacksonville patrons. Locals give the place great reviews, citing fresh food, great service and good prices. This Japanese gem serves up fantastic Teriyaki and Hibachi dishes, and guests will be pleased to have pleasant staff waiting on them. Whether it is sushi, tempura dishes or noodles galore, visitors will be beyond satisfied when enjoying a meal at Hana Yori Japanese Restaurant. The restaurant has grown in popularity over the years due to its affordable prices and great quality, so diners should arrive early for the best seat selection. Takeout service is available in addition to lunch, dinner and drinks. Enjoy a memorable meal from your new favorite sushi place, Hana Yori Japanese Restaurant.

12226 Beach Boulevard
Jacksonville,
FL
US

Osaka Japanese Restaurant brings the ultimate blend of unique cuisine and friendly atmosphere. Enjoy more than just a regular dining experience with a stunning Hibachi grill display and the Teppanyaki chefs’ show for the entire family – especially fun for the kids. Sushi lovers can keep calm and carry on to the sushi bar, where a wide selection of popular choices is laid out or ask for a customized roll prepared right in front of their eyes. The spacious dining room provides plenty of room to relax and enjoy the delicious traditional Japanese dishes and get pampered by the attentive servers who will skillfully guide you through the head-turning abundance of the menu. For a truly remarkable dining experience – visit Osaka without even boarding a plane.

11701 San Jose Blvd
Jacksonville,
FL
US