In search of a new favorite Japanese spot?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Japanese spots around Portland, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fulfill your urges.
Topping the list is Miyake. Located at 468 Fore St., the sushi bar and Japanese spot is the highest-rated Japanese restaurant in Portland, boasting 4.5 stars out of 375 reviews on Yelp.
2. Pai Men Miyake
Next up is Parkside's Pai Men Miyake, situated at 188 State St. With four stars out of 442 reviews on Yelp, the sushi bar, which also offers ramen and more, has proven to be a local favorite.
Yosaku, a sushi bar and Japanese spot, is another go-to, with four stars out of 291 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1 Danforth St. to see for yourself.
4. Mami Portland
Check out Mami Portland, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 52 reviews on Yelp. You can find the Japanese food truck at 339 Fore St.
5. Benkay Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar
Finally, there's Benkay Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar, a local favorite with four stars out of 171 reviews. Stop by 16 Middle St. to hit up the sushi bar and Japanese spot next time you're looking to satisfy your cravings.