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Nippon Japanese Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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SUSHI OR SASHIMI‎
1 order = 2 pieces
tuna
maguro
6.00
hamachi
yellowtail
6.00
sake
salmon fresh / smoked
4.50
anago
saltwater eel
5.00
unagi
freshwater eel
4.50
tai
red snapper
5.50
hirame
flounder
4.50
saba
mackeral
6.00
ebi
shrimp
4.00
HAND ROLLS‎
california
kani, cucumber, avocado
4.75
fried oyster
panko fried oyster
5.00
spicy tuna
tuna mixed wi/ spicy mayo
4.75
spicy salmon
salmon mixed wi/ spicy mayo
4.75
salmon skin
baked salmon skin with radish sprout
4.75
spider
soft shell crab, masago, cucumber
5.50
ROLLS‎
kappa
cucumber
4.50
natto
fermented sticky soybean with green onion
5.50
oshinko
japanese pickled radish with shiso leaf
4.50
vegetable
carrot, cucumber, avocado
5.50
california
kani, cucumber, avocado, masago
5.75
houston
yellowtail mixed with green onion masago and cucumber
6.50
montrol
shrimp, cucumber, avocado, mayo, masago
6.00
negitoro
fatty tuna finely chopped with green onion
8.00
philadelphia
smoked‎ salmon, cream cheese, cucumber, masago
5.75
salmon skin
baked salmon skin, cucumber, radish sprout, masago
6.50
SUSHI DELUXE‎
sushi deluxe
comes with miso soup 1 piece each : tuna, flounder, salmon, octopus,shrimp, squid, yellowtail, eel, smelt roe and tuna roll
20.00
chirashi
comes with miso soup bowl of sushi rice topped with variation of sashimi 1 piece each : tuna, yellowtail, salmon, shrimp,octopus, flounder, salmon roe,imitation crab, sweet egg, squid,masago
18.50
SASHIMI‎
aji tataki
japanese spanish mackeral filleted with green onion,sesame, ginger and topped with ponzu sauce
19.50
sashimi deluxe
tuna 3pc yellowtail 3pc octopus 3pc flounder 3pc squid 3pc snow crab 1pc sweet shrimp 2pc
30.50
maguro sashimi 7pc per order
slices of tuna served on a bed of radish
18.50
hamachi sashimi 7pc per order
slices of yellowtail served on a bed of radish
18.50
salmon sashimi 7pc per order
slices of fresh salmon or smoked salmon
14.50
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All reviews tempura bento box sushi california roll rice salmon museum district been coming here for years nice atmosphere love this place cucumber cuisine presentation
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Reviewed September 28, 2019

We have been eating here for 10+ years. Always clean always fresh. Love the Bento Boxes for lunch. The rice is just right. Dragon roll,yes. Not exotic inventive new food just good Japanese,

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank SLRPV2012
Reviewed June 6, 2019

I can really say I love this place. The staff is great, the food never disappoints and it is fresh and authentic. The lunch bento boxes are my favorite, the price is great for the amount you get. The tempura, sashimi and miso soup here...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Ezmi16
Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

We ordered the food and waited for over 30 minutes until the server came back to ask what we ordered. We waited 10 more minutes and the food came. But not all of it, they forgot TWICE the full order. The server was nice but...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank CFly67
Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

Three for dinner! We had several appetizers and one entree to share. It was a great decision. For appetizers we had gyoza, yakitori, vegetable tempura, and tuna sushi. All excellent. We also shared the Shabu shabu. Excellent service and pleasant atmosphere. Convenient to the Museum...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Kate S
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Everything we ate was delicious (except the California rolls were subpar). Our table of 5 ordered off the lunch specials. $11 for salmon bento is a great deal. It includes salad, California roll, potato salad, pickled cucumbers, rice, tofu and a small 4oz (or so)...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dallasdolphinmom
Reviewed December 29, 2018

Being near the museum district of Houston, this was a good venue for a post-museum dinner. We visited in the early evening, before the restaurant filled up for dinner, and when there were still spaces in the limited car park at the rear. Rumour has...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank thewhinerdiner
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Excellent sushi and delicious udon dishes at a reasonable and fair price. Fast service. Would definitely come back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank netacajeta
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I like this place and have been coming here for years. The food is consistent and so is service. The service is not the friendliest but it is not bad. Very reserved. One of my favorite places in Houston.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Slava A
Reviewed June 29, 2018

My friend from Japan took me to lunch here a few weeks ago. She is friends with our server who is also from Japan. We both got Bento Boxes. She got the pork cutlet box and I got the beef box. We were both very...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jimmy V
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Food was great, service was not. Yakisoba was silky ans seasoned well. Shrimp tempura was gorgeous and tasted ok, could have used more seasoning. Definitely needed the dipping sauce. Pretty disappointed that coke refills were an extra charge and the service was horribly slow. Put...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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