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Iwataya Japanese Restaurant

8401 N Kentucky Ave Ste J, Evansville, IN 47725-6301
+1 812-868-0830
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“bento box” (7 reviews)
“gyoza” (4 reviews)
“sushi” (18 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
8401 N Kentucky Ave Ste J, Evansville, IN 47725-6301
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit and I already can't wait to come back!!! I got the Dinner Box, which comes with soup, salad, a roll, teriyaki chicken (there are other meats/fish to choose from), vegetable tempura, and rice!!! It was so much food!!!!! It was...More

Thank CR1TA
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Was staying at the Holiday Inn and had dinner here. Good stuff and great selection! Not your "hibachi" type Japanese place. We had sushi and udon noodles. Tasty!

Thank southernfoodiegirl
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

I went to Iwataya during a business trip to Evansville, on my own. This is a good Japanese restaurant, which has an interior in traditional style like I have seen many during my trips to Japan. There are normal tables, but also sunken tables, and...More

Thank Jan-Tiny
Reviewed 11 January 2017

A friend and I visited here on a Saturday night without reservations and they were kind enough to find a seat for us within ten minutes. The cuisine seems very authentic but we opted for just sushi and were not disappointed. It was very fresh...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Everything about this restaurant is authentic Japanese. From the menus to the tables to the food and service. I had soba noodles with tempura shrimp and vegetables. Wow!! Lots of food! And so good. My husband had the curry beef and rice. It was enough...More

Thank EvansvilleEmpress
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

The interior of the restaurant is beautiful. First time to dine a Japanese restaurant with a lot of Japanese dining here. I guess the food must be authentic. I got a teriyaki salmon bento box and replaced the California roll to a Burning man roll....More

Thank dawalish
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great place for lunch and is a good value. The food is excellent and there is way too much to eat for a lunch. The service is good for lunch. I haven't been there for dinner in a long while because it...More

Thank allpat321
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Great food and great service. Thankful to have this place in Evansville. The prices are also reasonable. They have a nice selections of rolls.

Thank Will_Springer
Reviewed 20 April 2016

In town meeting with staff from various locations. Good service and tasty rolls and bento boxes. Quickly served.

Reviewed 6 April 2016

Fresh is everything when it comes to sushi and Iwataya delivers! So enjoyed the ambiance of the restaurant too, especially sitting at the traditional Japanese-styled tables. Had the pork-filled wontons (like a potsticker) and marinated octopus (Tako Su) to start and four different sushi rolls:...More

Thank indigo100966
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8401 N Kentucky Ave Ste J, Evansville, IN 47725-6301
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Evansville
  • Phone Number: +1 812-868-0830
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