Japanese food is often healthy as Japanese cooking tends to put a lot of effort on the freshness of the ingredients, where less spices and oil are required in the cooking. Read more to find out some of the good Japanese restaurants in Klang Valley. 
Hanaya is an authentic Japanese dining experience unlike any other. Enjoy an eclectic menu of traditional Japanese dishes at Hanaya restaurant including grilled teppanyaki meats, fresh sashimi, delicate handcrafted sushi, and delectable tempura.


Lobby Floor, Grand Millennium Kuala Lumpur 160 Jalan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Shin Nihon

Shin Nihon is always my favorite Japanese to satisfy my Yakiniku cravings. It’s definitely a great place to enjoy wagyu beef cuisine. I like how they label the meat parts so that customers will know which part they like the most.

No. 26, Jalan 24/70A, Desa Sri Hartamas, 50480, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

A top place to be for fish Japanese cuisine lovers. A compact Japanese restaurant serving scrumptious and authentic Japanese food. Mentai rice is a must here!


B-0-7, Ground Floor Plaza Damas 3, 63 Jalan Sri Hartamas 1, Sri Hartamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Kin Gyu
This restaurant has no signboard but a golden bull head situated right above guardian. Incredibly fresh and high quality wagyu beef. Omakase sushi and wagyu Claypot rice were really on point!

1st Floor, No.8, Jalan 24/70a, Desa Sri Hartamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur

Butaya Izakaya
This little gem is discreetly located amongst a row of shop lots in Hartamas. It has quite the Tokyo vibe. Skewers, gyoza and beer are the main attractions here. Suntory premium beer is also available here!

14, Jalan Sri Hartamas 8, Taman Sri Hartamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Toridoki has a fantastic selection of chicken dishes made from every conceivable part of the bird. They also have a variety of drinks including Japanese style cocktails, sake and beer. Their salted variants show they don’t mess with quality and try to cover it up with strong tasting sauces. You won’t be disappointed with the skewer ranges.


No.40, Jalan 24/70a, Desa Sri Hartamas, 50480 Wilayah Persekutuan, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Nobu Kuala Lumpur

Nobu is a casual fine dining spot, located at very high altitude which is on the 56th floor of Menara 3 Petronas and it certainly brings an exceptionally view of Kuala Lumpur. Nobu offers the unique experience of contemporary Japanese cuisine which infused with Latin American flavours.

Level 56, Menara 3 Petronas, Persiaran KLCC, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Sou Omakase Dining
Sou Omakase Dining is located in The Gardens Mall along Lingkaran Syed Putra. It’s an ideal place where diners can enjoy some good Japanese cuisine serving a tantalizing collection of dishes in a casual and relaxed atmosphere.


G247, Ground Floor, The Gardens Mall, Lingkaran Syed Putra, Mid Valley City, 58000, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, 58000 Kuala Lumpur
Sushi Ryu
Located inside Platinum Park within the prime Bok KLCC district, RYU which translates into the mythical “dragon” in Japanese, aims to fill a gap in the market by offering premium sushi and sashimi in a well-appointed space.


Platinum Park, Persiaran KLCC, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur


Featuring Japanese cuisine with a twist, Ebisu is Pavilion Hotel Kuala Lumpur’s Japanese restaurant and bar. Enjoy the fusion of Japanese cultures in the innovative menu, together with their extensive drinks list.

Level 53, 2, Jalan Conlay, Kuala Lumpur, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur

Fukuya Kuala Lumpur

Beautifully located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur which allows you to savour some authentic japanese cuisine while overseeing the breathtaking view. The layout of restaurant brings back the reminiscent of a wealthy Japanese family home in the olden days complete with a courtyard surrounded by mock houses, secret corridors, and bamboo plants. Dining the genuine Japanese way indeed perfect the gastronomical experience.

9 Jalan Delima, 55100, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur


Edo Ichi 
The quality of the Japanese food here is great. One of the great place for sushi lovers. It is also suitable for non sushi lovers as they have wide variety of other food choices which are amazingly great too.


A4-G1-1, Ground Floor, 1, Jalan Dutamas 1, Solaris Dutamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Rakuzen is one of the popular Japanese restaurants with more than 10 outlets in Klang Valley. Food is consistently good at most of the outlets and the price is reasonable. Rakuzen isn’t spectacular, but it is really great bordering on the great.

3 Jalan Intisari, Persiaran Perdana, Desa Parkcity, 52200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur