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Ichiban Japanese Cuisine

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2786 E Fowler Ave Ste A, Tampa, FL 33612-6297
(813) 978-8095
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5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Pleasantly surrpised

Food and service was excellent. Had dinner with quite the picky eaters and they loved the sushi. Very fresh and plated beautifully.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2015
Gina Marie B
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Shoreham, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and very friendly service. Owners take a special delight interacting with diners. I've been coming here for two decades and the new owners have carried on the tradition of excellent value, great service and consistent quality.

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Thank Patrick B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty good sushi that's close to USF - Tampa campus. Where my friends and I go to celebrate after a horrible exam. I love the Rock N Roll best. The place is nice, clean. I'd say, if you're close by, it's worth it.

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Thank Rebekah K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

I love sushi and they make the best around! Its a cute little restaurant and the waitresses and everyone are very friendly.

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Thank Junebuggie123
Shoreham, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Food and service was excellent. Had dinner with quite the picky eaters and they loved the sushi. Very fresh and plated beautifully.

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Thank Gina Marie B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Stopped here while visiting USF campus just down the road and really had a good time! There were happy hour drink specials and a sushi special for the night that was very reasonable and included multiple options to get a taste of many things. Our favorite was the family style shrimp fried platter - one of the best fried rice... More 

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Thank tlhighfield
Jacksonville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We had lunch here during a visit to Tampa. We'd never been to this place and wanted some sushi. They had a "happy hour" on sushi and drinks. The service was efficient and friendly, the food was very VERY good, fresh, and TASTY! I would definitely eat here again. Also, the bathrooms are very tastefully decorated and clean! A plus!

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Thank Darcy K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed it so much I'm back 24 hours later. Munk roll, hurricane roll, volcano topping. Yum. Fresh edamame. I eat a lot of sushi so I've gotten picky. This place is very good.

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Thank ThatLizGirl
Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I have been to several places in this genre around the country, and I have to say, ICHIBAN for me is the best there is. You can't beat the quality of taste here, you can't - and the atmosphere is the best. They must concentrate on being familiar with you, because they treat you, like they know you, and they... More 

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Thank tollivertolliver
Tampa, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We have been going her for over twenty years. We have considered everyone there like family. We have been traveling and taking care of family and justt have not made it a priority to get there. Things have settled down so yesterday we decided to go back to our favorite spot. As we walked in we were greeted as if... More 

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Thank jim c
Beaufort, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for an early dinner. We got some of the early bird specials and a few sushi rolls. The staff was fast and attentive. The atmosphere was clean and inviting. We throughly enjoyed our dinner. It's probably some of the best sushi I've had since being in Okinawa Japan! Must try!!!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2786 E Fowler Ave Ste A, Tampa, FL 33612-6297
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: (813) 978-8095

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?