6801 N. I-35, 512/323-6663
Hours: Mon.-Thu., 11am-10pm; Fri., 11am-11pm; Sat., 11:30am-11pm; Sun., noon-10pm
The sushi is fresh, professionally prepared, and complemented by the draft Ichiban. Don't leave without tasting the black cod and yellowtail.
On Mondays, this sushi joint adds karaoke for those 21 and older, which gives you some idea of the party put on nightly by chef DK Lee. The menu features both Korean and Japanese favorites.
6400-C S. First, 512/326-5807
Specialties of the house include sukiyaki, tempura, teriyaki, teppanyaki, udon noodles, and soba. The menu also features some interesting salads.
1807 W. Slaughter #225, 512/292-1580
This is one of the top sushi restaurants in Austin, with an aggressive menu and a sizable selection of nigiri. You can follow dinner with cheesecake tempura and some rowdy sake bombs.
5510 S. I-35 #400, 512/383-8681