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Ichiban Japanese Restaurant

1405 Marine Dr, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7T 1B8, Canada
+1 604-913-2322
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
23 Aug 2017
“Great take-out sushi”
11 Aug 2017
“Been coming to Ichiban for years!”
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
1405 Marine Dr, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7T 1B8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited for a dinner with my family. Food was good, service was ok decor is quaint. The entire operation could use a facelift.

Thank John A
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Did take-out and enjoyed the assorted sashimi and the few rolls we ordered. Sashimi was fresh and delicious, especially the mackeral.

Thank william mudpucker
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We visit family in West Vancouver every year and have been coming to Ichiban for at least 10 years. My wife spent part of her teenage years in West Vancouver and was eating at Ichiban even back then. The sushi (sashimi and Nigiri) are fresh...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

It is a tired old restaurant that has been around for over 25 years. The decor needs updating. I found the food average, the service was poor - only 1 waitress to service the whole restaurant. Lucky that they were not very busy, otherwise I...More

Thank Karim V
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

All I can say is, you got to eat here. This is the best Japanese food in all of the lower mainland. Say hi to the chef Jason. The presentation is amazing the food is very high quality. It is my go to place whine...More

Thank HulaDi
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Worth going to. Good food. Good value. Beautiful presentations. Must try the udon, the broth is delicious.

Thank John L
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Overall quality is not bad but compared to the many Japanese restaurants all over Vancouver this one is just so-so. Traditional Japanese decor that's needing some updates but clean and efficient service. Price reasonable about $20 each with no alcohol. Been in business for 45...More

1  Thank Susan T
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We have travelled to many countries and tried many Japanese restaurants in very expensive and exclusive restaurants and hotels but the sashimi we get in Ichiban Japanese Restaurant in West Vancouver is simply the best we have ever eaten! It is always fresh, and free...More

Thank princessvizzy
Reviewed 2 November 2015

There are hundreds of neighborhood Japanese restaurants around Vancouver, of varying quality. My children and I thought this was a good choice. The food was fine, moderately priced, and at least some effort had been made with the decor. For one adult with beer, $20-25.

Thank MannyG2000
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Jason, the chef and ownership prepares the best tuna and wild sockeye salmon sashimi that we have ever eaten anywhere. I don't know his source, but we have tried sashimi in top restaurants around the world and his is outstanding! We dine there weekly and...More

Thank princessvizzy
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Dinner, Lunch
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1405 Marine Dr, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7T 1B8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  West Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-913-2322
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