Sumo Sushi Bar & Bar | Japanese restaurant 52240 | Downtown Iowa City

Dinner Menu

- No substitutions
- Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish,
or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.
- GF: Gluten-free items


*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.
Miso Soup
Tradition soybean base soup served with tofu, seaweed, and garnished with scallion.
Loaded Miso Soup
Miso soup with rice and siracha
Agedashi Tofu
Silky soft tofu in panko fried to perfection serve in special refreshing sauce
Fried octopus ball served in savoring sweet teriyaki sauce
Chicken wing
6 wings lightly breaded and fried tossed in your choice:
Honey teriyaki
Spicy mayo
Spicy Chili
Steamed soybeans serve with a light touch of salt.
Spicy Edamame
Steamed soybeans serve with sesame seeds, togarashi, and house special spicy sauce.
Octopus Salad
Thin slices of marinated octopus serve with pickled vegetables, and sesame seeds.
Seaweed Salad
Wakame seaweed marinade and pickle in Japanese sesame seasoning.
Pork Dumplings
Choice of lightly fried or steam dumplings served with house-special soy ginger sauce.
Shrimp Mattari
Jumbo shrimps stuffed with cream cheese mix, lightly battered and fried and serve with yum yum sauce.
Lightly battered deep fried served with a light dashi-soy sauce.
Choice of Shrimp or Vegetable
Garlic Bok choy
Bok choy in aromatic teriyaki glaze and a light touch of sesame oil.
Vegetable Eggrolls
Fried Japanese eggroll served with savory sweet chili sauce.
Crab Rangoon
Crab meat, carrot, cream cheese
Pineapple Rangoon
Pineapple, cream cheese, green onion


House Salad

Garden green vegetable serve with choice of sesame-vinaigrette, or ginger miso sauce

Grilled Salad

Edamame, carrot, mixed green tossed in Japanese vinaigrette topped with avocado, and your choice of: Salmon or Chicken 


Raw Items: *
Gluten-free items: GF

Spicy Kani Salad
Spicy crabs serve with cucumber and avocado over a creamy sauce
Salmon Tartar*
Freshly cubed salmon in fresh soy flavored sauce with scallion serve on cucumber slices
Chili-Ponzu Yellowtail*
Yellowtail serve with jalapeno serve in a savory sauce with a hint of spicy
Crispy Spicy Tuna*
Spicy tuna mixes on pieces of crispy rice, serve with rich flavorful chili sauce
Sushi Sashimi*
Chef’s choice of 8 slices of fresh fish.


Classic Teriyaki
Pan-fried meat with onion, mushroom, red pepper and zucchini served over fresh Jasmine rice. Choices: Sirloin, Shrimp, Chicken, Salmon, Vegetable, Tofu 
Stir-Fried Yakisoba
Yakisoba noodles with onion, green onion, and red bell pepper tossed with your Choice of: Chicken, Sirloin, Shrimp, Katsu, Vegetable, Tofu
Chicken Karaage
Japanese crispy fried chicken thigh in rich ginger soy flavor sauce.
Sumo Fire Wings
Sweet and spicy Asian soy glaze on crispy chicken wings served with Jasmine rice.
Korean bulgogi beef with red pepper, green onion, sweet onion, been sprout, kimchi, bulgogi beef, and sunny side egg served over Jasmine rice and gochujang sauce.
Spicy Calamari
Tempura calamari with green onion, red pepper, and tomatoes in a spicy chili sauce served over Jasmine rice.
Mongolian Beef
Sirloin steak pan-fried with sweet soy glaze garlic, snipped green onion, and sweet onion.
Ma Po Tofu
Crispy silken tofu, green onions in sweet and spicy chili sauce over Jasmine Rice.
Miso Glazed Salmon
Grilled salmon, portabella mushroom, garlic-ginger aromatics, miso glaze


Sumo Classic Ramen
Soft-boiled egg, mushroom, menma, bean sprout, bok choy, sweet corn, and cilantro in classic creamy rich miso broth
Choice: Beef, Pork, Chicken, Katsu Pork/Chicken, Vegetable (no egg), Tofu
Seafood Ramen
Scallops, Crab, Shrimp, soft-boiled egg, menma, bean sprouts, sweet corn, and cilantro in a creamy rich miso broth.
Braised Beef Noodle
Hearty Flavors with mild spicy and aromatic beef broth served with thick slices of beef, bok choy, bean sprout and noodle.
Pho Soup
Flat rice noodles in an aromatic beef broth with thin slices of sirloin steak, beef meatballs, sweet onion, and cilantro. Bean sprouts, jalapeno, and basil served on the side.


New York Cheese Cake
Your choice:
Strawberry- Mango- Green tea