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Ichiban Japanese & Chinese - CLOSED

1652 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-4219
+1 518-869-9585
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
4 Oct 2016
“Best Chinese and Japanese restaurant in Albany”
22 Aug 2016
“So so”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
1652 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-4219
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

I've been coming for years and I'm never disappointed. Best sushi in the area and the Kung Pao chicken is excellent. Ichiban never disappoints.

Thank bigguynred
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had called to order take out, it wasn't ready when we arrived (fair enough) but no-one bothered to tell us that it was ready. The sesame chicken was tough, and the pad thai was unlike any pad thai I have even seen. The restaurant...More

1  Thank MS06
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Delivery took a while, but the food was good. Rangoon is mini-version, so order more if you're ordering for a group! Orange chicken had the right amount of spice!

Thank Cara C
Reviewed 25 January 2016

I travel to Albany for business monthly and I NEVER order delivery to my hotel. However, I was exhausted and it was freezing, so I took my chances and got a menu from the front desk. I ordered some basic Chinese fare that was very...More

Thank MyPartyofFive
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Stop at this restaurant for a good, inexpensive lunch. The menu offers many choices and the portions are generous. The help is pleasant and we hardly ever wait when we arrive. The restaurant doesn't look like much outside and the parking can be awkward on...More

Thank sheilal921
Reviewed 28 December 2015

We had delivery, which usually takes about 45 minutes but they keep the food really hot.Veggie egg rolls were very good.Spicy orange tofu is definitely worth a try if you haven't had any.Garlic eggplant is also impressive.A companion liked his shrimp with lobster sauce.Would definitely...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 7 October 2015

We got take out from here. Food is tasty, delivery man was very nice. Delivery takes about 45-55 minutes, however.

Thank alsbookmom
Reviewed 3 July 2015

No dislikes, all the dishes are great. Their Specialty Rolls are to die for, looking for a great salmon dish try the salmon with schracci sooo good, General Tso Shrimp really good. You have to go there and try your favorite dishes and then go...More

Thank stosh49
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Were to begin? This place is filthy dirty - I got menu that was stuck together w/sauces all over. Ordered lunch sushi deluxe and waited forever, when arrived was not fresh and thrown together on plate. guy who served me was preoccupied w/tv,etc.. Lastly, check...More

1  Thank Raymond P
Reviewed 21 April 2015

I'm not one to bargain shop when it comes to sushi, when I want it I just get it and paying more means it's better right? WRONG. Daughter and I took a chance on this place after a movie late on a Friday night. We...More

Thank JaneS32123
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  • Address: 1652 Western Ave, Albany, NY 12203-4219
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-869-9585
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