Certain restaurants are known for their expertise at turning out signature foods really well. They've pinned down the ingredients, mastered the process, and gained a strong following as a result. Long Island has had much success cultivating great restaurants and creating a substantial market for Sushi. Locals can't get enough of the city's excellent food, and you'll often find them, along with eager tourists, at popular Nisen or at Kotobuki, a major player in the field. Make sure you see what all the fuss is about!



Great-tasting raw fish and friendly, energetic service have helped this Long Beach fave earn its popularity over the years. Aside from terrific sushi, the menu features teriyaki-marinated beef, chicken, salmon, and flounder – each posing a...  Read More



When the need for sushi hits, this friendly Miller Place restaurant is just what the doctor ordered. Here, patrons appease their cravings for food touched with wasabi and soy, courtesy of a skilled kitchen. Fresh ingredients go into each dish,...  Read More

Kurofune Japanese Restaurant


This Commack gem hits homeruns from both sides of the plate, so to speak, thanks to spectacular sushi and well-portioned hot entrees. The understated interior reveals a touch of minimalism: indigo walls, light-stained woods, and modest pieces of...  Read More

Tomo Sushi


Smithtowners know where to direct folks when the subject of sushi arises: Tomo on East Main, where the friendly waitstaff, Eastern-inspired setting, and reasonable prices make everybody feel at ease. What's more, the kitchen staff always manages...  Read More



Located in an elegant old home on New York Avenue, this Huntington sushi place gets stellar marks from locals for its authentic cuisine. Of course, KuraBarn's rolls garner the highest acclaim, thanks to such offerings as the five-piece...  Read More



Boasting a courteous staff and warm, inviting atmosphere, Nisen goes the extra mile to ensure that folks enjoy as authentic a dining experience as possible without leaving Suffolk County. From the kimono-wearing servers to the artfully presented...  Read More



Contrary to what you may have read in Sunday school, all is not lost in Babylon. Its saving grace, in this instance, is sushi. Inside this inventive little eatery, the chefs are not afraid to experiment. This fact becomes apparent when you...  Read More



Where can you try some of LI's tastiest Japanese cuisine? Many locals regard this Westbury stalwart as their favorite, thanks to teppanyaki-style grilled steaks, chicken, and seafood. In addition, skilled chefs entertain nearly as well as they...  Read More