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Kinkaku Japanese Steak House

3152 Parkway Suite 1, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-3342
865 774-7598
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Ranked #52 of 133 restaurants in Pigeon Forge
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Japanese
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
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Tipp City
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We ordered a variety of rolls to have for dinner (California, Philadelphia, Yum Yum, and Tropical). The presentation of the rolls wasn't great compared to what we get back home. The Yum Yum roll was swimming in a puddle of mayo sauce. It was a fried roll so it made it soggy. We also ordered an appetizer of calamari which... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We went in for the all you can eat sushi deal that is prevalently advertised on their website. They refused to honor it, and stated that some other guy does their website. They offered us a deal of 3 sushi rolls for $16 instead. We were tired and hungry from an entire day of outlet mall shopping, so we decided... More

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95 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Great food and service. Filet and shrimp were both flavorful and cooked just right. I would come back and recommend.

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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Waitress was horrible, from the beginning she wasn't friendly and didn't try to help us with menu items. She seemed like she really did not want to be there no less serve us. I didn't get my salad that I ordered, and when the sushi came there were no soy sauce containers. She said I'll be right back with them.... More

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

We sat at the sushi bar and ordered the special. The chef was very sociable and entertaining. He even customized our order so we got our all our favorite fish!

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Danville, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

I'm 61 visiting area with my family. Dinner and chef were very good. Waitress on scale of 1 to 10 was about a 2. Got our orders wrong. She seemed to neglect us throughout the meal until it came time to pay the bill. She went to my wife and kids twice (avoiding me) asking that meal be paid in... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Went in friday and got johny to cook for us, im so happy that he back at the hibachi ( he been doing sushi for a little while ) this time he said he a mexican ( laugh) and he go by diego or pedro !! always funny and maybe he will have his own stand up one day and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

The service was great, the food was tasty, and the prices were reasonable. Our chef was fun. I would come back here anytime.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

The server and the cook was soooooo funny. Sushi was good and the food was worth the money!!! Im from Chattanooga and this place isnt like ichiban or fuji..They had noodlez with their vegetables... different huh??? wonderful place

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Panama City, Panama
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

We were a big group of 14 ppl. Were seated at 2 different teppanyaki tables, and they only cooked in one of the tables. Rude

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