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Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Japanese Hakata-Style Ramen Headed to Hell's Kitchen

Mentoku chef Yasuo Okada has two ramen shops in Tokyo.

Chelsea »

Behold the Sushi Burrito Coming to Seventh Avenue

Uma Temakaria's sushi burritos come filled with crab, salmon or tuna, or seaweed and vegetables.

Upper West Side »

Fusha Moving to Ditch Plains Space, Opening Hibachi Restaurant

The Japanese restaurant will keep its main menu but add special Japanese grilling to the mix as well.

Times Square & Theater District »

Sushi Master Chef Seki to Open Spot on Restaurant Row

Seki serves a late night omakase, or chef's choice, series of sushi pieces.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Japanese Cafe Will Sell Obanyaki Pancakes and Octopus Puffs

The Tenth Avenue shop will give American twists to Japanese classics.

Chelsea »

Ramen Restaurant Chain Encourages Diners to Eat Alone

The Japanese chain serves customers in individual stalls.

Chelsea »

Chelsea Japanese Tavern to Return After Closure

The former Izakaya Ten will re-open as Juban.

TriBeCa »

Nobu Leaving TriBeCa for FiDi After 2 Decades

The Japanese restaurant co-owned by Robert De Niro will move to 195 Broadway in early 2017.

Long Island City »

Mu Ramen to Open Its Doors in Long Island City

The eatery got its start in the neighborhood earlier this year as a pop-up shop in a local bagel store.

Williamsburg »

Chelsea Japanese Restaurant Cherry Opens Casual Williamsburg Outpost

The North Eighth Street restaurant will serve shareable Japanese small plates.

Upper East Side »

Japanese Fast-Food Spot Kobeyaki to Open Upper East Side Restaurant

Modeled after Chipotle, the restaurant lets diners choose between rolls, bowls, buns and burgers.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Michelin-Rated Yakitori Restaurant Headed to Hell's Kitchen

Tori Shin hopes to open at the former home of La Silhouette on West 53rd Street.

Long Island City »

Popular Brooklyn Japanese Eatery Opens Long Island City Location

Hibino, which has been in Brooklyn for nearly 7 years, opened a second location at 10-70 Jackson Ave.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Sushi Joint Shut Down for Serving Dangerously Warm Fish, Officials Say

Ajisai was recently closed by Health Department inspectors for the second time.

Times Square & Theater District »

Individually Wrapped Sushi Coming to Times Square

Wasabi lets diners choose from more than 50 types of prepackaged sushi pieces.