Brighton’s original Japanese restaurant


Valentine at Oki-Nami

3 courses £29.95 Menu:


Kinoko Medore – Pan fried selection of Japanese mushroom and green beans in toasted sesame oil, seasoned with soy, sake and ginger (v,gfo,sf)

Namagaki – four fresh oysters with yuzu pon dressing and fresh chilli (gfo,sf)

Buta Misoyaki – Char-grilled skewers of marinated pork belly and spring onions with misoteri sauce

Hotate Batayaki – Pan fried local scallops & green beans in a citrus yuzu garlic butter garnished with toasted nori seaweed strips and sesame seeds served in a scallop shell (gfo,sf)

Main Courses

Sushi Sashimi Mori – Our best selection of sashimi, nigiri sushi and inside out rolls served with stranded radish, pickled ginger and wasabi (gfo)

Hirame Yaki – Grilled fillet of wild halibut served with yuzu saffron cream sauce, lightly steamed vegetables and rice (gf, sf)

Shika Teriyaki – Char-grilled venison steak drizzled with Oki-Nami teriyaki sauce served with lightly steamed green vegetables and rice topped with toasted sesame and pickle (gfo)

Wafu Tofu – Oven baked slices of marinated tofu on a bed of roast pumpkin and root vegetables, served on a cast iron platter (v,gf,sf)


Yuzu and Ginger Crème Brulee – creamy Japanese citrus, with fresh ginger in a vanilla creme, with a caramelized vanilla sugar topping for a nice crunch (gf)

Tempura Bombe – Deep fried vanilla ice cream lightly encased in a thin chocolate and nut coating, tempura batter and served with chocolate sauce

Go Nuts! Cake – a delicious “cheesecake” made with cashew, walnut, almond, dates and coconut. Made without dairy, sugar or gluten (v,gf,sf)

v – Vegan
gf – Gluten free
gfo – Gluten free option
sf – sugar free
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Oki-Nami – Since 1994

Japanese Restaurant & Cocktail Bar

Welcome to Oki-Nami, Brighton’s original Japanese restaurant.

We offer authentic Japanese cuisine using only the finest and freshest of ingredients, served in elegant and contemporary surroundings.

Visit us to enjoy delicious Japanese classics and new dishes with a twist − from sushi to sashimi, and noodles to soups.

Located in the heart of Brighton next to the Theatre Royal, Oki-Nami is owned by leading Japanese chef Mike Dodd and Brighton DJ Norman Cook.

Open seven days a week for lunch and dinner, we also have a fabulous cocktail bar and a very popular takeaway service. And if that wasn’t enough, we host regular sushi workshops to help you get your maki on.

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Oki-Nami Takeaway

If home is where your heart is, don’t worry − you can still enjoy our fantastically fresh food. Our takeaway service includes everything on our main restaurant menu. You can place your order by calling us on 01273 773777 or through the Dinner2Go website.


Sushi Lessons

The art of sushi making is a fine one, so it’s important to learn from the best. Our exclusive sushi workshops will teach you everything you need to know to become a serious sushi master.

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We are located right next to the theatre at 6 New Road, Brighton.

Call 01273 773777