Bistro Taiyo sushi bar&izakaya/ビストロ太陽


  "Bistro Taiyo" was established as a Japanese Restaurant in Nanaimo in 2001.
In Japanese, "Taiyo" means "Sun".

The name was decided on because it reflects our desire to be a useful existence for people everywhere and bring light to the world like the sun, which gives its blessings to all life on earth.
We would like to provide all customer with real Japanese foods and smile!!



What's New/ニュース

< We will be closed between August 1st to 4th >


 July 31st 2020


 To Our Valued Customers,
We will be closed between on August 1st to August 4th for cleaning & prep for the restaurant.
We will be open from August 5th as usual.
we hope to see you soon, Happy BC Holiday everyone!!
Bistro Taiyo

The notice our customers about DINE-IN restart >


 June 25th 2020


 To Our Valued Customers,
We will be closed between on June 28th to July 1st for cleaning & prep for the restaurant.
With the Government of British Columbia starting its phase 3 of reopening businesses, we are happy to announce our re-opening for dine-in as of Thursday, July 2nd.
To ensure the safety of our staff and valued customers, we will be keeping the following protocols:
Keeping social distance of 2 meters between customers and staff
Staff will be wearing face masks through the operation.
Setting up hand sanitizers
Frequent sanitizing of tables, chairs and workspace
And We will be declining entry of any customers or staff showing symptoms of COVID-19.
Tables for dine-in are limited so we recommend you to make reservations.
We thank you all for your cooperation and understanding. We all fight in this together. While we change the ways of operations to adapt the situation, we will do our best to maintain best quality food and customer service as we have been thriving to.
We also will be continuing delivery service as well for a while. 
Thank you for waiting patiently for our re-opening!!
For more information please call us to 2507168861 or please visit our facebook or 
Instagram page.
we hope to see you soon!!
Bistro Taiyo



<Birthday Party Set Available!!>


Happy Birthday!!

Birthday Set comes with Party Tray For2, Green Tea Tiramisu×3 or Pear Tart×6, Melon Soda×2, Birthday Hat& Candles!!
Happy Birthday Set requires a reservation the day before.
Please call us to 2507168861 or direct message us.








<Party Tray is available!>


We have some Party Tray, come to get it and let's have a sushi party!

Party Tray For 2(29pcs)



(California Roll,Kappa Roll,Spicy Tuna Roll,Dynamite Roll,6pcs of Nigiri Sushi)


Party Tray For 3(44pcs)



(2 California Roll, Kappa Roll, Spicy Tuna Roll, Spicy Salmon Roll, Dynamite Roll, 9pcs of Nigiri Sushi)


Change Available for Vegetarian



<Our Recommendation For Dinner>

 **** Special Bento Box****

(your customized Bento Box)


Served with Seaweed Salad, Small Green Salad, Rice, Miso Soup                $18.95


①Please Choose one appetizer from the following:

-Gomaae (Veg)

-Kinpira (Veg)

-Spring Roll (Veg)

-Potato Croquette (Veg)

-Shrimp Shumai

-Sunomono (Shrimp or Veg)


②please Choose Two Main Dishes from the Following:

-Assorted Tempura

-Vegetable Tempura

-Salmon Kana (Grilled Salmon Cheek)

-Teriyaki Chicken

-Grilled Mackerel

-Tonkatsu(Pork Cutlets)

-Assorted Sashimi

-Dx California Roll

-Spicy Tuna Roll

-Spicy Salmon Roll

-Dynamite Roll

-Yam Tempura Roll

-Veg Tem Roll





**** Combo For two****


  Served with 2 Miso Soups, your choose 2 appteizers,

Edamame, Assorted Tempura, Dx California Roll, Dynamite Roll,

Nigiri Sushi(Tuna, Salmon,Ebi)


Please choose two appetizers from the following:



-Seaweed Salad

-Sunomono (Shrimp or Veg)


Business Hour

(Eat In,Take Out&Delivery)


All Day 12:00-20:00

(Delivery until 19:00)


Dinner 17:00-20:00

(Delivery until 19:00)




TEL: (250)716-8861