Top Foodie Picks The Best Sushi In Town!

From sashimi to sake and bento to katsu, here are the best places in Christchurch to get your Japanese sushi hit!

KOI Sushi

You don`t have to come into the city centre to find a good sushi place. Koi Sushi on Marshland Road will not leave you dissatisfied. The menu on offer tries to cater for all tastes and dietary requirements and the choice is big. The restaurant organises regular vegetarian and vegan nights and has a catering service attached as well.

114 Marshland Road

Photo credit: Koi Sushi


At Mugen you are spoilt for choice. You can pick your own fillings and just to let you know: There is a big variety to choose from! The team prides itself in using fresh quality products and tries to cater for all dietary requirements. Even though the focus is on Sushi, the restaurant offers curry, donburi and udon as well. There is also Barista made coffee available, to finish off your dining experience. The team is making sure that you are not leaving unsatisfied.
Take away and dine in.

136 Moorhouse Avenue

Photo credit: Mugen Sushi

Hachi Hachi

Are you a bit tired of normal sushi and want to try something new? If that`s the case, it`s high time to visit Hachi Hachi - the home of the sushi burger. This healthy version of a normal burger is almost a must try. You have the choice between 6 different fillings all priced between $7-$12. But don`t worry, Hachi Hachi is also selling the traditional sushi as well. The restaurant is very stylish and buzzing and it`s the perfect place for a quick visit with yummy food.

120 Hereford Street
177 Victoria Street
Bush Inn Centre

Photo credit: Hachi Hachi [Facebook]

Kumo Japanese Cuisine

If you are after a different dining experience, try the only Sushi Train in Christchurch. Their friendly staff will show you how it works then you are good to go. Kumo Japanese Cuisine is the ideal place to try different food and flavours and to find your new favourite sushi combination. The restaurant is a bit bigger and caters for families and groups.

351 Lincoln Road

Photo credit: Kumo Japanese Cuisine [Facebook]
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