Sushi Sakai

30,800 JPY 〜
/ Guest
30,800 JPY 〜
/ Guest

A 3-star Edo-mae sushi restaurant, evolving in Fukuoka and inheriting the taste of famous restaurants

For customers who would like to reserve this restaurant, please join the waiting list system. We will send you an email when there is vacancy.
The meal will start together. Please choose a reservation time from below.
(Lunch: Wednesday - Saturday 12:00 pm
Dinner: Tuesday - Friday 6:00 pm or 8:30 pm; Saturday 5:00 pm or 7:30 pm)
Sushi Sakai opens its doors in Nishi-Nakasu, an area known to be a very high class in Fukuoka city. Many fans visit this popular restaurant from near and far, and it is the place to go in Fukuoka for authentic Edo-mae style sushi.

Restaurant owner Daigo Sakai trained for 3 years at a sushi restaurant, after which he moved to Tokyo and trained for 7 years at two-star restaurant Sushi Umi. In 2013 he became independent and opened Sushi Sakai, and earned one star in 2014 and 3 stars in 2019. The menu is “omakase(Chef's choice) course” only, with about 6 otsumami (small dish) and about 12 nigiri sushi.

For the ingredients, they use fresh fish caught in the outskirts, and high-grade seafood from all over the country which was caught and transported by air on the same day. “Blowfish sashimi with liver sauce”, served only between October and March, is a very popular otsumami dish. With recommended sushi like the “Pickled Akami”, a small nigiri that is slightly dyed red from the red vinegar used, you can always enjoy a continuously evolving Edo-mae style sushi here.

The restaurant has 11 counter seats and 2 private rooms for 2~6 guests, and the interior is based on a design using Kyoto Kitayama cedar by Shinji Maeda, the foremost figure of traditional Sukiya architecture.

You can enjoy your meal in a relaxing and calm atmosphere, whether it be during a business dinner, date, family event, or a wide range of scenes. We would like you to come and experience a taste and atmosphere that you can only find here at Sushi Sakai.
* The availability of an English version of this page does not guarantee that the restaurant can provide services in English unless otherwise stated. Please be aware that, even if stated, there may still be days when English speaking staff are unavailable.

【Access】 ​
■10-minute walk from Fukuoka City Subway Kūkō Line Nakasu-Kawabata Station Exit 1
■10-minute walk from Subway Nanakuma Line Tenjin-Minami Station Exit 5



  • 50's

    Date of Visit: 11/2019
    素晴らしい料理の連続に感服しました。店主の堺さんも温和で気配りも素晴らしく、素敵な方でした。 また3月に伺いますのを楽しみにしています。
    Number of visits: OnePurpose: Other
  • 30's

    Date of Visit: 10/2019
    一人で寂しい思いをすることもなく、楽しく過ごすことが出来ました。 ちょっと飲みすぎてしまいましたが、お料理とお酒の組み合わせもとてもよく大満足です。 距離的にもお値段的にも簡単ではないですが、また利用したいと思います。
    Number of visits: OnePurpose: Other
  • 40's

    Date of Visit: 9/2019
    Wonderful dinner
    Number of visits: 2+Purpose: With friend


Chef's choice seasonal small dishes and nigiri
30,800 JPY / Guest
【(Wed)~(Sat) Only】Chef's choice seasonal small dishes and nigiri
30,800 JPY / Guest



Sushi Sakai [鮨さかい]

Cuisine Type


Opening hours

■Lunch:Wed~Sat12:00~ ■Dinner:Complete replacement system: twice a dayWeekday:①18:00~, ②20:30~ Saturday:①17:00~, ②19:30~




2F, LANELINE Building, 3-20, Nisinakasu, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka, Fukuoka

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Sushi Sakai [鮨さかい]