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Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse

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$$ - $$$
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302 Old Liverpool Rd, Liverpool, NY 13088-6219
+1 315-457-0000
Today
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
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
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Pennellville, New York
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have been enjoying dinner at least 2 times a year for the past 25 years min. at Ichibans. Enjoying for years until, about 2 years ago, but didn't want to give up on them. At our last year's visit I ordered steak and shrimp - the steak didn't have ANY flavor, and they cut back on... More 

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Thank peter p
New York City, New York
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Several people at our table complained about undercooked food. All the meats were served at the same time regardless of whether it was ordered med rare or well done. My daughters steak was rare even though she ordered medium. The waitress offered to take half the price off the meal off the bill and then proceeded to take the undercooked... More 

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Auburn, New York
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

I have to start by saying - it pains be to write a less than 5 star review for this place. I have been coming here since the early 1990's at least a few times a year, usually for special occasions. I have recommended Ichiban to many, many people in that timeframe, and until very recently it was still the... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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163 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

I came here because I read some of the TripAdvisor reviews and it looked decent and I was hungry for some hibachi. It was a nice looking place and looked clean. The lady at the bar was very nice to me. My food came out fast. The soup really had no taste and it had a lot of noodles in... More 

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Thank tomh099
Wynantskill, New York
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141 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Used to come here on special occasions. The crystal bubble sushi is still awesome. The salad and soup are great and the shrimp hibachi is very good but the price is too much. Good portions. Would come again but only with a coupon if available.

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Oswego, New York
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

We celebrated our anniversary with dinner here. It has been a favorite of ours for several years but the food and experience have diminished significantly. We were served chicken noodle soup not the clear soup of years passed. The ginger salad dressing was bitter and the salad watery. We both ordered fried rice(extra charge)and the seafood plate,consisting of scallops,shrimp and... More 

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Naples, Florida
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341 reviews
301 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

Facing formitable new competition from Mitsuba on the west, and SakiBomb in Cicero, Ichiban is maintaining its position as the best Japanese restaurant in the area. Not only is the food delicious, but the portions are even larger than they used to be. The soft shell crab appetizer was outstanding! Everyone in our party of seven gives Ichiban five stars!

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Thank Noisefree
Liverpool, New York
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

Full hibachi dinner is not cheap - but sitting at the sushi bar and choosing a few appetizers and rolls isn't too expensive. Amazingly fresh sushi. Friendly staff that doesn't seem to turn over as much as other places. Only slight con is you often have to wait a little too long for your table, and then a little too... More 

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Thank iggywood
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

This is our go to place for celebrating birthdays. Always delicious and entertaining. We love the steak, shrimp and fried rice hibachi.

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Thank creelwoman
Toronto, Canada
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

We ordered the shrimp and vegetable tempura dinner, pork habatchi and chicken teriyaki dinner. The portions were so big we could have taken 1/3 home at least...or shared 1 portion. The staff were very friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 Old Liverpool Rd, Liverpool, NY 13088-6219
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +1 315-457-0000
Description
Hibachi style Japanese steakhouse with sushi bar, full service bar, traditional cuisine and takeout menu available.

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