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Kai Sushi & Sake Bar

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7713 Lead Mine Rd Ste 11, Raleigh, NC 27615-4805
+1 919-870-4923
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11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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90 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

A buddy and I went out to dinner there to have sushi susimi food was good we had a combination platter along with the role. They even added eel to my platter. We liked it ,it's fresh, services good took a little longer than we thought but we were not in a rush and there are a couple big tables... More 

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Thank Kent H
Raleigh, North Carolina
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed December 7, 2016

I took my stepdaughter to Kai for Sushi last night after a school event. This was our first time dining at this restaurant. We found the atmosphere and service great and the sushi to be fresh and top notch in regards to taste and appearance. The balance between the rice and the seafood was also perfect. Kai offered some different... More 

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Thank luckeeesmom
Long Beach, Mississippi
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134 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed October 16, 2016

It was late on a Saturday night. Very busy but they were able to seat me as a single diner. Had a chirashi bowl and tuna and scallop nigiri. The fish was very fresh. Cool to the taste ..... texture perfect. Def recommend.

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Thank Will O
Raleigh, North Carolina
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Nice selection of rolls Made reservations, but they did not have them when we arrived Luckily we were seated Fish extremely fresh Pimento roll worth trying We will return

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Thank Mike K
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Has fast become one of our local favorites. Never have an issue getting a table, but also not empty. Great sushi even offering some fish that most other places don't. Good drink menu, Good service. Kid friendly. Indoor and outdoor seating available.

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Thank Calval27
Florida
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33 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

I come here all time. This place use to be the best real Japanese sushi with real Japanese making it. Not the same any more they have one non-Japanese kid making the sushi now. Definitely not the same very disappointed. Sushi is an art. I used to love this place. I have to try to come back when only the... More 

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Thank rz2015
Raleigh, North Carolina
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 21, 2016

I was able to get a reservation for 5 on a Saturday night - and the place was full. I appreciate that we were seated quickly and the wait staff arrived at our table shortly after. There were not enough menus to go around (a bit unusual) but it was easy to share. The table was a bit crowded, but... More 

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Thank MrDeets1955
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27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

I'm not the biggest proponent for sushi but I must say I enjoyed this experience. We got a boat with I think 6 different types of sushi and the Black Widow was my favorite. I picked the surf and turf which was ok. The service was good and timely. My sprite was a little flat. The restroom was clean. I... More 

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Thank Kala J
Raleigh, North Carolina
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed July 8, 2016

We love sushi and heard that Kai had a sushi roll deal where you could get 3 rolls for $23 or 5 rolls for $36. As sushi prices goes, it's a steal. Their whole roll menu is incredibly creative and had a bunch of combinations I'd never seen at any other sushi restaurant; I recommend the Screaming "O" or the... More 

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Thank calmango13
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I love this place! It is literally the best sushi I've ever had. Their specialty roll selection is different but sooo good. We drive out of our way to come to Kai. I highly recommend and their sushi deals are really good. They give you free edamame as an appetizer and I love that.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7713 Lead Mine Rd Ste 11, Raleigh, NC 27615-4805
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-870-4923

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