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4593 Washington Ave, Evansville, IN 47714-0894
+1 812-471-7076
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Fulton, Kentucky
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130 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

4 courses for $8.00! How can you say no! We had soup or salad. I chose salad---very fresh and crisp. Several varieties of rice and egg rolls along with the main entree. I had sweet and sour chicken. Everything was delicious! We will definitely return here to enjoy these appetizing selections!

Thank Deborah F
Henderson, KY
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111 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Great food good value. This is a fun place to have a good Asian meal. The food is really good and a lot of it. Don't miss the fried cheesecake!

Thank douglass1260
Evansville, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I had won a gift cert at a fundraiser nearly year ago (it did not have an expiration date) and I wanted to use it for the holiday season. I visited two days in advance to place my order so they could have ready for noon pick-up. I visited two days later, grab n go was ready (20 grab rangoon,... More 

Thank bhurt2017
Evansville, Indiana
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Kanpai is my staple for sushi. Small and intimate setting, and they just so happen to have some of the best drink specials! Don't skip out on the crab rangoon!

Thank ksledge
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46 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Small, intimate, local brews... the lunch salad was huge, lunch portion is pretty hardy and tasty. The general tso isn't heavily breaded and the sauce is lute yet flavorful.

Thank Jackie M
Charleston, South Carolina
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73 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

This popular restaurant is very small and reservations are suggested. Some may find the noise level a bit annoying. Personally, I like the feel of a popular bustling place. The sweet and sour chicken and roasted brussel sprouts are so good! Lunch bento boxes are inexpensive and allow the patron to try different entrees. Musicians play occasionally and Monte Skelton... More 

Thank Sharon B
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

The sushi is very good. We have been always satisfied with the service we received. I do recommend getting a reservation.

Thank John F
evansville, in
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

The sushi here is some of the best in Evansville. The owner takes great pride in his food and his staff take that same pride. The tables are very close together and it can be hard to get in during lunch but well worth the wait.

Thank maeday1013
Newburgh, Indiana
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61 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We had heard some decent things about KanPai, so we went ahead and tried it. It's a cute bistro area, though limited parking due to some bad planning by the restaurant's business neighbor. Though voicing it was our first time, the waiter didn't familiarize us with the menu or point out any house specialties. We did go ahead and try... More 

Thank MarkThe180Guy
Owensboro, Kentucky
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71 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Kanpai is a very small Asian restaurant in the center of Evansville. My wife is Asian and her father is a chef, so we are pretty critical of some Asian restaurants. We were very pleased with Kanpai. The Good: the food is quite simply outstanding. We had a California roll (which was average). The edamame hummus, which was an absolute... More 

Thank Sean24seven

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4593 Washington Ave, Evansville, IN 47714-0894
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Evansville
  • Phone Number: +1 812-471-7076

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?