Osaka Japanese Restaurant

515 Westheimer
Houston, TX 77006
Best Of


  • Mon-Thu 11am-10:30pm, Fri 11am-12:30am, Sat 12pm-12:30am, Sun 12pm-10pm
  • $$$
  • Wheelchair accessible, Private Party, Smoking, Takeout
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
Osaka's Chef Thomas Wakasugi is a Japanese classicist with a unique twist. Though he was born in Japan, his sushi experience has all been acquired in Houston, and is on display on Lower Westheimer in Montrose. His soft-shell crawfish, sweet shrimp and raw beef-like toro creations all suggest that he has developed a knack for fitting Japanese sushi to the Texan palate.

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