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Ichiban Japanese Restaurant
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13599 NW Cornell Rd, Portland, OR 97229-5821
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13599 NW Cornell Rd, Portland, OR 97229-5821
503-641-0331
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OMG, gross! Not fit for human or animal consumption
1 of 5 starsReviewed January 13, 2014
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Mazzystar100
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Beaverton, Oregon

Where to start? First I'm wondering HOW they got anything more than zero stars. Ordered chicken, rice and soup for lunch. Waaaaay overpriced at 8.95 for what I got, which wasn't even... read more

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
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    Excellent
  • 5
    Very good
  • 0
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  • 0
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  • 2
    Terrible
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Beaverton, Oregon
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Where to start? First I'm wondering HOW they got anything more than zero stars. Ordered chicken, rice and soup for lunch. Waaaaay overpriced at 8.95 for what I got, which wasn't even edible. 8 little strips of dried out, old chicken teriyaki, two small pieces of nasty cabbage, rice uninspired, soup INEDIBLE. I'm not even sure if it's real chicken... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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65 reviews 65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

On my latest visit to Portland we (daughter & son-in-law) went for sushi, it was excellent. Service was good, not great but the chef is welcoming to all and we were treated to a free appetizer to go with our delicious Plum wine. We ordered a variety of sushi and a tempura plate. All were excellent. Thought it was a... More

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Portland
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179 reviews 179 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012 via mobile

We eat here about 6-8 times a year. Usually they are very good. Tonight the fish was not fresh, the beef was rotten and the service was worse. Nobody refilled our water because nobody came to check on us. It took them 25 minutes to get our check. They seemed much more talkative and attentive to their regular customers, asking... More

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Portland, Oregon
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45 reviews 45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

Although the atmosphere is modest this is some of the best sushi, sashimi, and especially tempura I've had. The prices are great too. Around $12-$15 each will get you a really fantastic dinner. I would only think the service could be a little more friendly and it would be perfect. The chef is super friendly, the the head waitress always... More

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Portland, Oregon
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

We've been coming here for 10 years, as it is the best restaurant we've found within 10 minutes of our home. Every time, we've had an excellent meal. The teriyaki chicken and tempura was much loved by our son, a picky eater in his youth. They make me California rolls with real crab and the ginger is not died pink.... More

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Portland
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72 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2012

Independant restaurants like this have closed all over town, but not Ichiban. Their food is well prepared and fresh. The tempura is light and their sushii chef is friendly and does a good job.Everything from their rolls to their dinners are very good! Try the Dynamite Roll for a hot delicious treat!

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Portland, Oregon
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92 reviews 92 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2012

My kids likes this restaurant. They said the Yakisoba is really good. I love the place but the prices is a little bit high in my opinion.

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Portland, Oregon
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61 reviews 61 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

We suspect the owners of Ichiban and Mio Sushi crossed paths at some point in their culinary past. Many of the sushi (names and content) are similar, if not identical. The prices are a tad bit higher, the sushi rolls a tad bit smaller, but nonetheless, this is still a good place to go for Japanese food that won't break... More

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Tualatin, Oregon
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52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2011 via mobile

Ichiban Japanese Restaurant has a nice atmosphere and wonderful owners. We always have an excellent meal when we go!

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portland
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37 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

Ichiban is a little gem tucked away in a larger mall on Cornell Road, not far from Murray Rd. The resaturant is sinmple but pleasant and probably has the best sushi for some distance around. Prices are OK, although their special rolls can get a bit expensive. Basics like seeweed salad, hamachi sashimi and more common sushi dishes are all... More

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Address: 13599 NW Cornell Rd, Portland, OR 97229-5821
Phone Number: 503-641-0331
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
Cuisine: Japanese

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