• Two plates with different types of sushi rolls
  • Sashimi plate
  • A sushi roll on the plate

Hayashi Japanese

About us

Now all the sensations of the best in authentic Japanese dining can be experienced in North Raleigh and Wake Forest.

Hayashi Japanese Restaurant is located in heart of Wakefield, just minutes from Capital Blvd and I-540 north of Raleigh, across from Wake Forest. Our goal is to be the finest authentic Japanese restaurant in Raleigh. Please join us for the freshest sushi, expertly prepared, for lunch or dinner. We serve traditional authentic Japanese cuisine and the finest grade sushi in a pleasant, modern environment. On the outside we look like a neighborhood restaurant, but once you walk through the front door you are welcomed in the traditional style of a fine Japanese restaurant. Our warm and friendly staff will seat you in the main dining area, or in our private Tatami room with authentic Japanese decor. The Sushi Bar is also a favorite for watching our traditional Japanese sushi being crafted. Enjoy the tastes of freshly made-to-order specialty sushi rolls in dozens of varieties. The Hayashi Japanese Restaurant menu includes all your Japanese favorites, plus unique creations in sushi and fresh hand made dishes expertly prepared by our Sushi chefs. We serve you only the freshest cuts of fish, prepared in our own unique style from simple classics to those with a more creative twist. The taste of our sushi will leave no doubt that this is the finest sushi available in Raleigh and Wake Forest.