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Hanami II

880-924 W Main St, Branford, CT
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Ranked #9 of 130 restaurants in Branford
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
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English first
Branford, Connecticut
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57 reviews 57 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

I have been traveling from Branford to OKC over the past 2 years now. OKC doesn't have good Sushi at all. So now back in Branford for a while I havent tried Hanami yet. I was surprised for the price there was value. The place was very clean and the quality was there. I will be back for sure. The... More

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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127 reviews 127 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

First time at Hanami 2; saw that it was rated #4 out of 120 restaurants in the area and had to try it. Walking into the restaurant and looking around, everything appears very clean and attended to....a very important point.....especially for the wife. The sushi (I ordered the sushi sashimi combo) was very good.....the fish was fresh and the portion... More

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Naples, Florida
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163 reviews 163 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013 via mobile

This was our first visit to Hanami II. What took us so long? In the midst of torrential rains today, we arrived to find an empty restaurant and decided against sushi on that basis. We won't make that mistake again! I had the lunch special of unagi on a bowl of rice, a favorite of mine, and it was the... More

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Old Saybrook, Connecticut
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63 reviews 63 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

We live in madison and have been going to their Clinton location for years. The owners are very nice and always hands on. They make sure their staff stays on top of things and the food is delicious. We were excited to try the Branford location and found t to be just as amazing! It's not often you see a... More

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Connecticut
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71 reviews 71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Always prompt and courteous service! The sushi is the freshest in the area with special fly in's on the weekends so be sure to ask. This is an unassuming place from the outside with positively crisp and clean atmosphere on the inside. When I sit at the sushi bar I always get something complimentary :-)

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North Carolina
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59 reviews 59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

Upon entering Hanami II you are imediately put at ease, Its white tile and neon blue lighting is fanastic. The wait staff are genuine Japanese servers with menu knowledge and are very patron oriented. The menu is quite complete with appetizers, hot and cold. Sushi and Sashimi, Tempura and Katsu.We went for lunch and ordered the lunch Bento Box.Shrimp Tempura... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012 via mobile

Excellent sushi with creative rolls and great presentation. Nice decor. Especially liked the Hanami Special roll. The best sushi in town

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New England
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15 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

We have never been to the parent restaurant in Clinton, but this restaurant is great. It is clean and very modern and the service is helpful and efficient. We had a variety of Sushi and Sashimi. The Smoked Eel Sushi was delicious and the scallop sashimi both fresh and "frozen" served with lemon slices in between was sweet and fresh.... More

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Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012

We have been big fans of Hanami in Clinton ever since Ling and Irene took over the reins there several years ago. Saturday night we went to their brand new Hanami II in Branford and were delighted! The decor was a big and beautiful surprise - totally modernistic, clean lines and beautiful. The plating was beautiful and inviting as ever.... More

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