Sometimes you just crave a California roll or some fresh nigiri with a dab of wasabi. Washing it all down with some sake or your favorite tea makes for the perfect date night, or just a night out with friends. Never tried sushi? That’s okay, the friendly owners of these local sushi joints are happy to help you with what to order. Here is where to get sushi in Skagit County.
Sakura Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar
1830 S Burlington Blvd, Burlington
Sakura Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar has a full menu of fresh-made sushi. They have a large selection of maki, nigiri and sashimi. You’ll find all your favorites here, from unagi to salmon, and maybe some ones you haven’t tried before like tobiko nigiri, which is flying fish roe. For groups or the very hungry, try the emperor sashimi, a chef’s choice plate of 16 pieces. They also have a full menu of non-sushi items. For more information including their menu, visit the Sakura Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar website.
145 Cascade Pl #112, Burlington
Asian 1 is a sushi joint in Burlington that offers a nice assortment of sushi that they guarantee will be fresh, or they will take it back! They use only real crab meat in their sushi, so you can rest assured the quality and taste is top-notch. They also offer stir-fry, fried rice, curries, noodles and more. The whole family is sure to find something they like at this sushi restaurant in Skagit County. For more information including their current menu, visit the Asian 1 website.
Little Thailand Restaurant
702 Metcalf St, Sedro-Woolley
Although a Thai Restaurant may not be your first thought when you are craving sushi, many guests say Little Thailand Restaurant in Sedro-Woolley has the best sushi in the county! So, it’s worth a try. Plus, who wouldn’t like to have some pad Thai with their rolls? Definitely try their Thai iced tea, too. They do cater, so if you’re looking to have sushi at your next celebration or company event, look them up. You can follow them on the Little Thailand Restaurant Facebook page.
Royal Star Buffet
2300 Freeway Dr, Mount Vernon
Do you love buffet-style dining with lots of options? Try Royal Star Buffet next time your near Mount Vernon and craving sushi. They have over 150 items to choose from, including sushi. Guests say their food is always fresh and they have a decent amount of sushi. Not as much variety as a full sushi restaurant, but enough of your favorites to satisfy your cravings. For more information, visit the Royal Star Buffet website.