Craving sushi? You'll be pleased to learn that Mission Viejo is home to several restaurants serving a variety of rolls, bento boxes, sashimi, and more. Whether you're in the mood to dine at a tiny hole-in-the-wall or feast at a sophisticated bistro, you're sure to find the perfect location nearby. And if you prefer to order online and enjoy your meal at home, many local sushi eateries offer curbside pickup and delivery services.

Our team here at Audi Mission Viejo has you covered. Keep reading to see our list of the best sushi restaurants in the Mission Viejo area.

Terra Sushi

Dedicated to providing fresh, authentic Japanese cuisine to its guests, Terra Sushi, which opened in 2018, serves a variety of dishes. Start your meal with an appetizer, such as an order of calamari rings or a classic sushi pizza. Continue your meal with a Terra signature roll, like the Baja California, which features spicy tuna, avocado, yellowtail, and green onion. In addition, you'll find a variety of bento boxes, sushi items, hot plates, and rice bowls on the menu.

Having a party? Terra makes it easy to feed your guests by providing a range of sushi party platters on its menu. Each platter includes anywhere from 52 to 64 pieces of sushi and items such as salmon, shrimp, California rolls, and more. Order at least four hours in advance to ensure your platter is ready when you need it.

Hours : Tuesday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Location : 27695 Santa Margarita Parkway #A-3, Mission Viejo.

Yama Sushi and Grill

Want to enjoy a beautiful view with your meal? Try Yama Sushi and Grill, which boasts lake views from its location in the Plaza Del Lago Shopping Center. Yama's lunch menu includes choices such as a sushi and roll combo platter with four pieces of sushi, a roll, miso soup, and salad. For dinner, try a rice bowl, such as the beef teriyaki bowl that features high-quality beef and sauteed vegetables served over rice.

If you have a special occasion on the horizon, consider Yama's omakase dining option. During an omakase experience, guests leave their food selections to the chef, who takes care to ensure maximum flavor in all items served. The chef will present a series of plates, starting with the lightest fare and proceeding to heavier, more decadent options. An omakase experience is a fun way to try a variety of sushi options that you might not experience otherwise.

Hours : Monday from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Location : 27782 Vista Del Lago C-22, Mission Viejo.

Sushi and Roll

Sushi and Roll serves authentic Japanese fare in a laid-back atmosphere. If you'd like to start your meal with an appetizer, choose from items such as jalapeno bombs, potstickers, and egg rolls. For your main course, options include bento box combos. One bento box of note is the chicken teriyaki combo, which comes with a large serving of chicken teriyaki, a California roll, and vegetable and shrimp tempura.

Prefer noodles? Choose from either udon or yakisoba. Udon noodles, a traditional Japanese comfort food, are thick and often served in soup. In contrast, yakisoba noodles are similar in appearance to ramen. Choose from chicken, beef, or vegetable yakisoba, or try a serving of shrimp tempura udon.

Hours : Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., and Sunday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Location : 27620 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo.


Serving Japanese cuisine in a friendly atmosphere, Samurai offers an extensive menu. If you're in the mood for a tempura roll, try Samurai's Red Crunch Roll, featuring spicy salmon, cucumber, avocado, and shrimp tempura. Prefer some yummy noodles? Check out the noodle menu, which provides choices such as chicken, beef, and vegetable yakisoba.

And if you're looking to celebrate happy hour, look no further. Samurai goes above and beyond by offering an entire happy day, from open to close, Monday through Thursday. Order sushi, sashimi, a roll, or a combo box at regular price and get the second half off. On top of that, when you order a glass of beer, sake, or hot wine, you can get a second one for only a dollar.

Hours : Monday through Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Location : 27230 La Paz Road, Mission Viejo.

Riptide Rockin' Sushi and Teppan Grills

If you're looking for a one-of-a-kind sushi experience, check out Riptide Rockin' Sushi and Teppan Grills, a casual spot for Asian cuisine that prides itself on a menu that combines tradition with modern creativity. For a meal unique to Riptide, look at its signature Legendary Rolls. Choose from items such as the Mardi Gras, made with avocado, cream cheese, and crab, wrapped in soy paper, and served with pineapple salsa.

Are you a night owl? Beginning at 9 p.m. every night, Riptide hosts a late-night happy hour that includes $2 sake bombs, $5 glasses of wine, $8 martinis, and more. In addition, the happy hour food menu features several delectable goodies, including servings of fried ravioli, chicken chow mein, and buffalo wings for just $6 each.

Hours : Sunday through Thursday from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Location : 27741 Crown Valley Parkway Suite 325, Mission Viejo.

We here at Audi Mission Viejo hope you enjoyed our list of must-try sushi restaurants in the area. If we missed your favorite spot to grab a bite to eat, please let us know, so we can add it. Just send us an email or give us a call. We look forward to hearing from you.

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