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Pick up your chopsticks, sushi fans. Considered a former exotic delicacy, these tiny bites of heaven are now the norm. Discover some of the tastiest and most innovative sushi spots, found only in the Sunshine State.
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A laid-back sushi staple on Orlando’s Eastside, Seito wins over fans with creative and consistently delicious rolls. Choose between rolls like the Bayou with crawfish, The Distinguished Gentleman with lobster and wagyu beef, or the Sweetheart with coconut shrimp.
A small, unassuming sushi spot, Soho Sushi packs a punch with its lively crowd and tasty sushi bar. Choose from classic sushi rolls, the aptly-named Tampa roll, a Japanese Bagel roll with smoked salmon and cream cheese or one of the specialty rolls, such as Lobster Fresh, Volcano or Candy Cane with red and white tuna.
Not your traditional sushi spot, Sushi Pop boasts innovative rolls that include ingredients like fried pork belly and fried plantains. With impeccable presentation and quality seafood, this creative sushi spot is worth a visit.
Fine dining sushi, this innovative and flavorful sushi spot with a riverside terrace is where you’d want to splurge. Make reservations for the Sunday buffet with a menu of sashimi, rolls, and nigiri in addition to wine, champagne, and cocktails.
Located on the second floor of a historic building in central Ybor, Samurai Blue has a super cool ambiance with top-notch service. Try the popular Spontaneous Combustion roll and you won’t be disappointed with the pleasant, high-quality ingredients.
Offering delicious dinners and lunch specials, Sushi Bear is a local favorite. In addition to their fantastic service and aesthetically pleasing plated food, you get great value for your money with complimentary soup and salad and generous portions of sushi.
An unassuming sushi spot with room for a small collection of guests, you’ll find mouth-watering fish in a cozy sushi spot that provides a peaceful ambiance perfect for date night. Try the Tokyo Tower for delectable melt in your mouth sushi.
Spicy sushi lovers will enjoy the Fiery Grouper, Spicy Tuna Tempura, and Hamachi-Chili at the modern Araya. If you’re not hungry enough for their beautifully plated sushi boats, consider indulging in their signature roll with Maine lobster for a piece of sushi luxury.
With only a few tables, this is primarily a take-out joint with most rolls costing under $10. No surprise that it’s a popular spot, pair the house-made green tea with the delicious New Times roll for an affordable and tasty meal.