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Ichiban Japanese & Korean

530 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105-3108
(860) 236-5599
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Ranked #27 of 403 Restaurants in Hartford
Price range: $12 - $20
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wed 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: Japanese, Korean
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
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English first
West Hartford, Connecticut
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78 reviews 78 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The sushi rolls here are enormous and loaded with thick pieces of fish! We ordered 4 rolls (32 pieces) and absolutely had to take out the remaining 11 pieces to our daughter who lives nearby. We had the volcano roll, rainbow roll, spicy yellowtail roll, and a special named beauty and the beast! All were scrumptious! My spouse ordered the... More 

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vero beach, fl
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50 reviews 50 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Wow. This reminds me of eating in japan the sushi is not only fresh they give you ample sizes The seaweed salad tasted homemade. Just lovely place

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

A large group was served to an enjoyable evening of BBQ meats and fun. The meats came ready to wrap into lettuce with condiments. Large table service can be challenging but our server was a pro.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

By far the best, freshest sushi in Hartford. The owners also have some wonderful Korean dishes if you want to jump out of the box. The prices are fair and the service is wonderful. You can't go wrong with this place that's been in Hartford for over 20 years

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Hartford, Connecticut
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The staff here is really nice but their sushi is not the best you can find around town. I visit when im in a hurry and need a quick sushi fix!

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59 reviews 59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I'm no authority on either Japanese or Korean food, but I do know good service. Ichiban is a warm and welcoming place with a very relaxed, peaceful feel. Nice aquarium. Good dumplings and shrimp tempura. Very reasonable prices.

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New York City, New York
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219 reviews 219 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We decided to come to this place after seeing all the positive reviews on TripAdvisor. Although we were told to wait twenty minutes, we actually were seated in around ten. With our selections, my parents and my sister received salads while I took some miso soup. In addition, we were served a variety of Korean starters like kimchi. The maki... More 

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East Haddam, Connecticut
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21 reviews 21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

the atmosphere is great and so is the service. the food is great too. the portions are appropriate for the price and the taste is even better. love everything about it and now can go to the Colchester location too !

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Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

On my last visit, I had the sashimi bi bim bop. What a great presentation of colors and flavors. I've also had their dol sot bi bim bop and bul gogi. I've never been dissapointed while dining in this establishment. I've brought a couple of people here who had never eaten Korean food and they both enjoyed their dishes.

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New London, Connecticut, United States
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132 reviews 132 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

My wife and I visited Ichiban Japanese & Korean Restaurant on Friday, January 31, 2014. We arrived at the restaurant around 6 PM, and parking was almost nonexistent. We were fortunate to get the last spot in a small lot at the rear of the building. The restaurant was crowded when we entered, but we were promptly seated. My wife... More 

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Additional Information about Ichiban Japanese & Korean

Address: 530 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105-3108
Phone Number: (860) 236-5599
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 12 - 20
Cuisine: Japanese, Korean

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