Home of the massive piece of nigiri, you either love Yama’s huge pieces of sushi or hate them. But it’s hard to argue with the fact that this is the go-to spot for the Gramercy neighborhood. The space is underground, and a little dated, in a kind of charming 90s way, but the fish is always fresh.
Where we've featured it
Search by Perfect For
More spots in GramercySee more
Albion isn't like the rest of the Murray Hill bars, which is to say that you'll actually want to come here for a beer.
A conveniently located restaurant in Midtown that’s more than just convenient. The food and service at Covina are great.
Bar Jamón is basically Casa Mono's waiting room. However, for that First/Early in the Game Date, where dinner feels too formal but you are also starving, Bar Jamón was designed for you.
More Japanese spotsSee more
Ushiwakamaru is now in Chelsea, in a fancier space with higher prices. It's still a top notch sushi option.
Sushi Of Gari Tribeca
For us, there are few culinary pleasures in life that exceed sushi bar swagging at Sushi of Gari, watching an old master fish sculptor slice up some heavenly creations destined for our bellies. Unfortunately, this Gari location is our least favorite yet.
Suggested by our writers
Kanoyama serves some of the best sushi you’ll find for the money in the East Village, and maybe all of Manhattan.
Waiting in a line outside of any restaurant seems a bit silly to us, but Tomoe is arguably one of the best sushi restaurants in the city, as you will see by those patiently standing single file out front on most nights. And it certainly isn't the atmosphere that's got people queued up on Thompson Street. The place is a dump.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more