Looking for a delicious sushi meal that will sate your appetite but won’t break the bank? Read on to discover six places in Calgary where you are guaranteed to find cheap and tasty sushi.
If you’re looking for cheap nigiri sushi, you can’t go past Yume Sushi. The eatery offers reasonably priced nigiri sushi at $1 a piece. The price varies widely for the maki sushi rolls, but you can walk away from Yume Sushi having devoured a good meal for around $10 to $15.
Address: 104 – 3400 14th Street NW
Address: 111 – 12100 Mcleod Trail SE
If you’re looking for a mammoth all-you-can-eat (AYCE) meal, be sure to head to this Japanese/Korean hybrid, which offers both sushi and BBQ items. At lunch diners have the option to choose a $14.95 AYCE sushi deal, which features a variety of nigiri sushi, maki rolls, and other Japanese-inspired eats.
Address: 5211 Macleod Trail SW
This compact, whole-in-the-wall style eatery offers a range of budget-friendly sushi items, which are geared more towards customers who want to order their items to-go. Expect to find nigiri sushi pieces for $1.25. Sushi rolls start at $2.75.
Address: 783 Northmount Drive NW
More of a takeout place, Banzai offers a range of Japanese-inspired eats, including rice bowls, bento boxes, and wide selection of sushi and sashimi. Order an “Assorted Sushi” plate for $12.95, and you will be served up two pieces of tuna sushi, salmon sushi, ebi nigiri, three pieces of the Banzai Roll, and miso soup.
Address: 7724 Elbow Drive SW
Not only does Sushi Ichiban offer AYCE deals but its regular menu features reasonably priced sushi. Sushi and sashimi range in price from $1.75 (sweetened omelette) to $3.15 (sea urchin) a piece.
Address: 4014 Macleod Trail S
Address: 1002 37th Street SW
This no-frills restaurant teeters on the edge of cheap and mid-range, offering an assortment of lunch and daily specials, in addition to a solid list of options set at decent prices. Served at lunch, Kanpai’s fully loaded bento boxes are priced at around $15 each, while nigiri sushi is priced between $1.85 to $2.75 each.
Address: 110 – 1414 8th Street SW