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Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse

1914 Catasauga Rd, Allentown, PA 18109
(610) 266-7781
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English first
Allentown , PA
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209 reviews 209 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Great friendly service. Sushi, as well as other food was very good. Clean well kept place. Nice bar and great hibachi area. We will be back. Prices are very good for the amount of food you get.

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Ewing, New Jersey
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I found the resturant staff to be attentive, the cooks to be entertaining and the food was outstanding

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Sussex, New Jersey
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64 reviews 64 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We passed through this area while driving back from vacation so we stopped here for dinner. We ordered a selection of rolls an regular sushi. I have been to hundreds of sushi restaurants (from the east coast to the west coast and many visits to Japan). The sushi here was pretty average, but passable. We walked in at prime time... More 

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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298 reviews 298 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Was not crowded as Eire was no one else which made us skeptical He soup was just ok. The rest of the meal was great Wonderful salad dressing

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Whitehall, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Good and varied menu of both the usual and less standard fare. Prompt and courteous service for both sit down meals and take-out. Great ambiance and I like that they give chopsticks.

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green4859
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94 reviews 94 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

I celebrated my 36th birthday dinner at this restaurant during our stay in the Allentown area. The staff was helpful and friendly, from the hostess to the managers. Food was prepared well and it was delish! And for my birthday, they worked well with my hubby to surprise me with balloons. They also give you a chance to spin the... More 

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Sterling, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

My husband and i were staying overnight in the area on our way home to VA. I have been to many Hibachi-style restaurants around the country and this has been the most disappointing! Ordered gyoza and shumai as appetizers. They were undercooked and not served with the typical brown dipping sauce. The 2 sauces dished out for the food grilled... More 

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Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

Went here for my son's confirmation dinner. The staff was extremely friendly and courteous. We had to wait a little while for our chef so they comp'd us some Edamame, which was nice. The chef was good and the food was very good. We all had more than enough to eat. It is a little pricey but you get what... More 

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews 36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

We specifically go to Ichibans for birthdays and my anniversary. Went for our 32nd wedding anniversary and I am sorry to say I was not impressed. We were the only 3 people in the restaurant and the service was slow. I have bean coming since the opening and a loyal customer and still cannot get my drinks right. The chefs... More 

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Ava, ny
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58 reviews 58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

We were staying over night in Allentown and this was the only spot within walking distance of our hotel with a bar. Our intent was to have a quick beer and head back to bed. What a surprise was in store for us. We were pleasantly greeted by the bartender as we entered. He told us that a waitress would... More 

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Additional Information about Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse

Address: 1914 Catasauga Rd, Allentown, PA 18109
Phone Number: (610) 266-7781
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese, Steakhouse

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