Brighton’s original Japanese restaurant


Japanese Restaurant and 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.


Student Menu

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Student Menu

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.

Sushi lessons


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

Call 01273 773777