Sometimes, the urge to have Japanese food strikes, and nothing satisfies until you get it. When that happens, count on 10Best to point you in the direction of Seattle's best Japanese restaurants. We understand the desire to have a great meal, and we work hard to bring you the top places to eat in Seattle. We vet restaurants carefully for quality, and when we recommend popular eateries like Wasabi Bistro or tell you that Toyoda Sushi gets good reader feedback, you can believe it. We'll make sure you get - and eat - what's best. Thanks to Seattle's large Asian community, this is an especially easy city in which to find authentic Japanese food crafted with care, using only the finest techniques and the freshest ingredients. Sushi aficionados and newbies alike will delight in the city's options for to-die-for rolls. But that's not where the deliciousness stops; diners also enjoy miso soup, fresh noodle dishes and an array of options that showcase the city's local seafood scene. Japanese restaurants also typically feature serene and simple decors, marked by bamboo plants, beautiful artwork and lovely hanging lanterns. Find Japanese gems in the eclectic International District, student-filled University District, funky Fremont, bustling Ballard and beyond.