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Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse

302 Old Liverpool Rd. l, Liverpool, NY 13088
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Ranked #4 of 99 Restaurants in Liverpool
Sun 12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Asian, Japanese, Steakhouse
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: Hibachi style Japanese steakhouse with sushi bar, full service bar, traditional cuisine and takeout menu available.
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Huntersville, United States
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190 reviews 190 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

First I asked for my fried rice without veggies mixed in and I was told it had to be cooked in the kitchen, which is no problem. 5 minutes after everyone else was eating their rice cooked table side I still did not have any rice. The waitress told me it takes a while because of the kitchen. This is... More

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Mexico, New York
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

The size of the portions were large enough to satisfy even a "big eater". The show the chef put on was entertaining. The flavor was what I expected and didn't disappoint.

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Syracuse, New York
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105 reviews 105 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The food is high quality and portions more than ample - attractive features of this well-run and clean establishment. My favorites are the soft shell crab appetizer (a small meal in itself) and the fried rice, prepared hibachi style by an entertaining chef. This is definitely one of the best restaurants in the Syracuse area, easy to find and with... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Ichiban is best place to eat in syracuse and surrounding areas. My wife and I will go here for every occasion. We started going here ten years ago and have been addicted ever since. The fried rice is amazing. The staff is friendly and American. The steak is soo good talking about it makes me hungry. They have a great... More

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DeWitt, New York
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287 reviews 287 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
200 helpful votes 200 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I have eaten here many times over the past 30+ years, and have always been very satisfied with my meal at the hibachi table. Of the several restaurants in the Syracuse area that prepare food this way, this is the best. The restaurant is kept spotlessly clean, and is nicely arranged and decorated. The prices, while on the high side,... More

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Skaneateles, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This is the restaurant that got me hooked on Japanese food-- pork dumplings, AKA: "gyoza", especially-- several years ago when I came here for a birthday party. Ever since, it's been one of my favorite places to go for special occasions. Right when you walk in the door, you know you're in for a fabulous and unique meal: the decorations... More

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Naples, Florida
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211 reviews 211 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Our only problem with Ichiban in the past was the relatively high prices for sit-down hibachi-style dinners, but now they have introduced (slightly) smaller portion of the same great food at a considerably reduced price - on what they call the "kids menu." The portions are great for seniors - or those passing through. If you haven't been to Ichiban... More

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Liverpool, New York
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39 reviews 39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I have been coming here for 30 years, beginning with their old location down the street. Brought my two daughters, who are now in their late twenties for their school accomplishments, birthdays and other special occasions. This is their go to restaurant for a special time. I have never been disappointed here. I love their bar area, their sushi area... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Consistent great food and good service keep us returning on a regular basis. Hibachi chefs are entertaining!

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Skaneateles, New York
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52 reviews 52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

My girlfriend and I came here for Valentines Day. The place was packed but everything was very well organized. They did a great job for the amount of people that were coming in. I highly recommend making reservations before you go even if it's not a special occasion. The Hibachi was awesome; she put on a nice show while preparing... More

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