2021: Philadelphia Voted Zama Best Japanese Restaurant!
128 S 19th St
(215) 568-1027 – zamaphilly.com
Zama has brought rich culinary Japanese traditions to Philadelphia since 2009 under Chef Hiroyuki “Zama” Tanaka. The restaurant has a changing variety of fish from around the world as well as a large selection of specialty Maki (a sushi bar) and a variety of beverages, including sake from Chef Zama’s hometown’s sake brewer. Zama also offers a large selection of Japanese whiskey, shochu, beers and wine from around the world. Along with Japanese classics, the menu has New York strip steak, seared salmon and roasted chicken for parties with different taste buds. A chef’s tasting menu allows the restaurant to showcase a seven-course tasting meal with dessert. The restaurant also offers catering for events, in-store pick up or home delivery throughout most of Center City!