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Kanpai Japanese Steakhouse

11964 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233-1007
+1 804-716-0132
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (8 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
11964 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233-1007
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always sit at a table versus the habachi because we want to eat quietly with private conversations, but the habachi presentation is good. The food is always excellent - we usually get the chicken and steak combination. Others get the sushi, which they say...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Ate here recently with a group of eight for a graduation dinner. Exactly what you would expect from a hibachi restaurant. Food was good, prices were the same as other restaurants in the area. The only downside was someone in our party wanted tempura and...More

Thank Andrea60
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Needed to fulfill a sushi craving and this place did the trick. Staff was quick and attentive. Good selection of sushi although we kept it simple. Bonzai roll was our most adventurous and very good! Mixed drinks tasted more like grenadine and flavor than liquor...More

Thank MiVidaLocaContigo
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Family and friends enjoyed the atmosphere and food at Kanpai as we celebrated a 14th birthday. The setting was beautiful and the chef mildly entertaining. Most of the food was well prepared (rice, veggies, shrimp and steam). The chicken was a little over cooked, but...More

Thank James L
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I recently had lunch at Kanpai. I typically go there for dinner. Lunch is a much more affordable option. The service and food are the same quality as dinner just smaller portion. If you are looking for something different as special this is a wonderful...More

Thank kelly0912
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I go to kanpai about twice a month. We love the food. It never gets old! They have the best of the best flavoring and sauces. Most of the staff is friendly. They only have 2 cooks that don't have much of...More

Thank Cassie M
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I took the family here for a New Year's Eve lunch, we all had a good time and enjoyed the food. It's a steakhouse, but none of us had steak! I had the tuna, next time would request rare instead of medium rare. My son...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

In every visit, and we visit regularly if not frequently, this restaurant is a performer. Food is high quality, venue is pleasant and spacious, access is simple, prices are reasonable, and service is superb. We value consistency in all these areas and KanPai always delivers....More

Thank Lizpovar
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Returned to Kanpai for a second this past Saturday time since moving to RVA four years. While the food was good and service for the most part on par, I really did not like looking up as see the dust covered lights above the cooking...More

Thank Stevcoh8
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Our favorite steakhouse was closed and we decided to try Kanpi. This was the second trip for our family and we agreed there are better places out there. The service was only moderately attentive and you could hang meat in there it was so cold....More

Thank douglas w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11964 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233-1007
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-716-0132
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