ey, fam! Did you know that there is such a thing as food holidays?
That’s right, you can find National Jelly Bean Day, National Garlic Day,
and even National Spinach Day. If you are interested to check out the
list, you can click here to find out all about it! Let’s find out the 10 Best Places To Eat Sushi On 18th June Dubbed As International Sushi Day In Penang.
Sushi Makes Miso Happy!
1. Sushi Zen
We bet that you haven’t heard of Sushi Zen before. However, if you
pass by Pulau Tikus market at night, you have probably seen it. Known as
one of the best street sushi in Penang, Sushi Zen definitely has a lot
of crowd pleasers. You will find the usual sushi toppings placed
creatively. As it is self-service, you can pick all the sushi you want,
and squeeze as much wasabi as you need. Two words to describe it? Cheap
Address: Jalan Pasar, Pulau Tikus, 10350 George Town, Pulau Pinang
We are featuring another cheap spot for sushi in our list. Meet Sushi
Edo! Sushi Edo’s name has been making rounds in Penangites for being a
good deal for sushi. If you are craving for sushi, and Sushi King isn’t
having its famous Sushi Bonanza, this is the place to be. Prices are as
low as RM 1.70 for yellow plates, and RM 2.70 for red plates. You can
never go wrong with Sushi Edo to fix your Japanese food cravings!
Address: 1-1-33A Elit Avenue, Lintang Mayang Pasir 3, Bayan Baru, 11950 Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang
Can’t make it all the way to Elit Avenue? No worries, fam. Tucked in
All Seasons Place, Sushi Mentai serves cheap and fresh sushi as well!
The prices are just slightly higher by RM 0.10 in comparison with Sushi
Edo. Apart from sushi on the belt, you can also find Special Maki and
Special Roll affordably priced. Salmon Mentai Dragon Maki got us all
happy and excited!
Address: 6G-1-13 All Season Place, Thean Teik Hwy, Farlim, 11500 Air Itam, Penang
Sushi Wafu is one of the latest addition to the Japanese food scene
in Penang. Nestled in Pulau Tikus market, Sushi Wafu serves fresh sushi
with a starting price of RM 1.80 per plate. The sushi restaurant’s game
is pretty strong with three other branches in Penang and ongoing
promotions for main courses. If sushi can’t make you full, they got you
with main courses, fam.
Address: Jalan Moulmein, Pulau Tikus, 10350 George Town, Pulau Pinang
Another brand new sushi spot in Penang. Well, if you are planning to
try something else out besides Sushi King ’cause it is halal, you can
try out Sushi B’rito. The halal sushi restaurant serves sushi with price
starting from RM 2.90 ranging to RM 5.90 per plate. Inari Tri Sushi
looks pretty stunning with three different layers of ebiko, giving it a
Well, if you are on a strict diet, we have something just for you
too! Sushi Kitchen is a vegetarian sushi restaurant. Using the best
ingredients nature has to offer, you wouldn’t feel like you’re missing
out on the sushi experience at Sushi Kitchen. With the usage of
different types of vegetables to create sushi, their creation is very
colourful. In another word, Instagram-worthy.
Address: 12, Gat Lebuh Acheh, George Town, 10300 George Town, Pulau Pinang
Here’s something that is located on the mainland! Brand new to the
scene, Sushi Tsujin serves something a little more extraordinary. We are
talking about strawberries. If you have wondered how does sweet sushi
will taste like, you will get your answers at Sushi Tsujin. We think
that it is pretty fun to spend International Sushi Day trying out
Address: 15-G, Jalan Juru Sentral, Kampung Juru, 14000 Bukit Mertajam, Pulau Pinang
If you working in a retail store at a shopping mall in Penang, Sushi
Empire is probably your go-to kiosk for a quick fix. It is pretty hard
to say no to Sushi Empire when everything is nicely placed into a case
in the most symmetric way. You will find something you love for sure!
Oh, did we mention that there will be discounts if there leftovers
before closing time?
Sushi YA is pretty creative with their sushi selection! If you are up
for some salted egg yolk goodness, Sushi YA is the place to be.
Introducing Shiozuke Tamago, a combination of ebi tempura, mango, and
turnip rolled with salted egg sauce. If that is too fancy for you, you
can find the usuals available on the menu as well. Who’s up for some
salted egg yolk sauce?
Location(s): Jelutong, Raja Uda, Bukit Mertajam, Bayan Lepas.
We bet that you were looking out for Sushi Zanmai throughout the
entire list. It’s here! Sushi Zanmai is famous during the weekends. This
is proven by an extremely long queue just to get in. One of the crowd
pleasers is Tamago Mentai, sushi made with a bouncy egg, torched with
generous amount of mayo sauce. Price starts at RM 2.80 at Sushi Zanmai.
Address: 163D-6-36,Level 6, Gurney Paragon Mall, Lorong Kelawai, 10250 George Town, Pulau Pinang
Happy International Sushi Day From All Of Us Foodie!
That’s the end of our list for places to eat sushi in conjunction
with International Sushi Day. Do you remember the very first time you
have tried to sushi? Most of us had our very sushi experience at Sushi
King. Honestly, kanikama maki, sushi with artificial crabmeat was the
bomb! What about you? What is your favourite sushi of all time? Let us
know in the comments!