Kyubei
Ginza: Sushi
Kyubei (Ginza: Sushi)
Kyubei
Open 11:30am-2, 5-10pm. Closed Sundays.
no smoking: No smoking

Yes you can pay a lot more for sushi at Michelin multi-starred counters if you want to, but Kyubei offers excellent quality fish at somewhat more affordable prices, especially at lunchtime, in a much more relaxed setting. (Some of the chefs even speak a bit of English.) Kyubei were the inventors of gunkan-maki (the wrap-around technique for fish roe and similar sushi). Lunches start at Y4000 for a nigiri set menu, or Y8000 for omakase. Dinners from Y10,000, with a Y30,000 kaiseki sushi course that's quite a spectacle.

Ginza
Chuo-ku, Ginza 8-7-6.
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Venue listing from Bento.com5 Star Rating: highly recommended