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Kon Asian Bistro

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1140 Brighton Avenue, Portland, ME 04102-1029
2078740000
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Lewiston, Maine
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148 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

This was our first visit to Kon Asian Bistro, the food was good as was the service. Sushi was average.

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Thank Paul S
Carver, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

The food was excellent! Service very friendly also. We ordered a combination of foods - sushi, Steak, appetizers - and everything was delicious!

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Thank Kym M
Portland, Maine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

And the service was good. The sushi is pretty but the food in general is kind of bland. I had the general tso chicken and it looked beautiful but frankly the trader Joes frozen orange chicken has more flavor. I wanted some spice and maybe broccoli..anything. I have had hibachi here also and it was very tasty but the cook... More 

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Portland, Maine
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

I've been reading the good reviews for this restaurant and finally tried it last night. It was a disappointing visit for sure. The service was fine but the food was just fair. I had the duck-which came out as a bowl full of mush. My wife had the General Tao's chicken. Boring and flavorless. We had a child with us... More 

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Thank John H
Brownfield, Maine
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

What a wonderful and delicious find! The sushi lunch was more than I could eat. 7 fresh, good-sized pieces of sushi, a California roll, miso soup, and a salad for less than $12. Yummy Scorpion bowl for $10. The place has great ambiance and the staff is friendly and attentive! This restaurant deserves a return visit, and another, and another...

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Thank Allison F
Attleboro, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

We went here for lunch on a Monday in April, and the food was very good. I had the hibachi chicken lunch (with soup and salad), and my wife had 3 sushi rolls from their lunch menu. For the quality of food we received, it was a good price.

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Thank CEFrappier
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

So Im very finicky about where I regularly patron. The food, drinks and atmosphere have to be just so. The employees have to be just right too. Choice of seating options, good bar service, yadayadayada....SO THIS PLACE HAS IT ALL!!! GET HERE ASAP!! Great bartenders (Lana&Brittany&Nicole) & servers, great sushi, great drinks, great dinner entrees, HAPPY HOUR 7 DAYS A... More 

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Thank Adam H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

We had an early dinner there. The menu in the main dining room was filled with different fare than your normal restaurant. ( alot of sushi choices ). Fairly expensive. Slightly dark and loud atmosphere, (not quite like a club, but heading that way).. it wasn't a bad experience, but not anything to make me come back again either. .

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Thank S L
PORTLAND
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

Kon Special Rolls - you can't go wrong. They are all good. Add Crazy Tuna and a couple of Mai Tai and, if there's still room, get the Green Tea fried ice cream You won't be disappointed. Always great service Always good!

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Thank FANOFGOODEATS
Cordova, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

Three adults and two children (5, 4) dined here. The kids loved the show and their food, as did the adults. We had filet mignon and shrimp, all prepared to perfection. The kids split a chicken meal and downed a good portion of it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $25
Cuisine
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Fusion
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1140 Brighton Avenue, Portland, ME 04102-1029
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: 2078740000

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