World Class Sushi In Downtown Raleigh

Sono is the Triangle's most exceptional Sushi Bar and Japanese restaurant 
serving extensive varieties of fresh fish from around the world as well as 
daily chef specials using seasonal ingredients. 

Led by talented Executive Chef Hyun-Woo Kim, the menu features an inspiring 8-course 
Omakase chef's selection, mouthwatering ramen, Bento Boxes and the finest quality sushi. 

Sono also boasts the region's best sake selection and a full line of craft cocktails.

Creative Cuisine In A Spectacular Setting

Sono is a Japanese restaurant with a vibrant interior, exceptional sushi and impeccable service. Located in the Hudson condo building on Fayetteville Street in downtown Raleigh, Sono offers crisp, creative food and authentic sushi made from the freshest, highest grade ingredients. The restaurant's sleek decor and central location draw onlookers inside while its extraordinary cuisine ensures diners will come back again and again. This is the sushi dreams are made of.

At night, the restaurant glows warm and red as customers relax at the bar and cocktail tables beside the broad, street-facing windows. In Japan, red is an auspicious color, symbolizing, among other things, peace and prosperity. Denoting strength as well as happiness and suggestive of a full and passionate life, red suffuses Sono with a sense of wellbeing meant to invite customers to savor and celebrate. Just as each bite of exemplary sushi or scoop of delicious ramen creates a lasting food memory, so too does the restaurant's auspicious ambiance stay with diners long after their meal. From the chef's Omakase to the signature Bento boxes, stunning sashimi and nigiri, frequent market fresh specials and classic hot appetizers, Sono has something to delight every palette.