Akari Sushi & Japanese Food offers delicious dining and takeout to Poughkeepsie, NY.

Akari is a cornerstone in the Poughkeepsie community and has been recognized for its outstanding Sushi cuisine, excellent service and friendly staff.

Our Sushi restaurant is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high quality fresh ingredients.


Selections From The Akari Sushi & Japanese Food Menu:

  • Pork Gyoza Soup – Dumplings, clear bonito broth w. Vegetable in soup
  • Shrimp Gyoza Soup – Dumplings, clear bonito broth w. Vegetable in soup
  • Korean Kimchi Seafood Soup – Shrimp, scallops, squid, & veg in spicy Kimchi soup
  • Akari Salad – Seaweed w. Shitake mushroom and cucumber. Served w honey sesame ginger dressing
  • Avocado Salad – Mixed greens, lettuce, avocado, ginger dressing
  • Honey Miso Salad – Avocado, fish, avocado, asparagus with honey miso sauce
  • Spicy Crunch Crab Salad – Crab stick, seaweed salad, cucumber, tobiko, crunchy with spicy sauce
  • Agedashi Tofu
  • Gyoza Vegetable
  • Wasabi Shumai – Pork dumpling wrapped in wasabi skin and served w/ a garlic dipping sauce
  • Yakitori (2) – Tender chicken on skewers grilled to perfection and served w/ our teriyaki sauce
  • Beef Negimaki App – Beef and scallion roll topped w. Our special teriyaki sauce
  • Barbequed (B.B.Q) Squid – Barbequed whole squid in a special butterfly teriyaki sauce
  • Spicy Fried Calamari Ring – Deep fried crispy squid rings w. Homemade spicy sauce
  • Hamachi Kama – Seasoned fresh yellowtail neck broiled to golden brown and served w/ chef’s special sauce
  • Salt & Pepper Squid – Deep fried squid and stir fried w. salt & pepper, onion, scallion & carrot
  • Tuna Tartar – Diced fresh tuna w/ and served w/ black tobiko caviar
  • Octopus Sunomono – Served w. Cucumber and sweet fruit vinegar sauce
  • Tuna (Maguro)
  • Pepper Tuna
  • Yellowtail (Hamachi)
  • Salmon (Sake)
  • Red Snapper (Tai)
  • Salmon Roe (Ikura)
  • Surf Clam (Hokigai)
  • Akari Special Roll – Inside: tuna, Salmon, crab meat; Top with salmon, tuna and w. Miso sauce
  • Kinji Roll- Inside: Spicy Tuna, avocado; Top: tuna, salmon, yellowtail, assorted tobiko