We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Ichi-Riki Japanese Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1603 Del Monte Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955-4211
+1 831-394-7733
11:00 - 20:30
Open now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 20:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

26 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 25: English reviews
Dillon, Colorado
Level Contributor
22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a tolerable place for sushi especially if you want it cheap (compared to other sushi restaurants) and if you are ok with not a lot of creativity. I think the best thing we had was veggie tempura. Look elsewhere for really good sushi. The service was so-so- I had to get our own spoons for miso, and when... More 

Thank Vanessa A
Monterey, California
Level Contributor
51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Ichi-Riki offers the best sushi value in the Monterey area. There is both good sushi and reasonable prices. I can eat a meal, with sake for around $30 with tip, which is about $10 cheaper than Crystal Fish. The sushi is good, fresh and well prepared. The last time I was here, a family said they'd been coming there for... More 

Thank LoveToDive1953
Marina, United States
Level Contributor
19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I've been coming to Ichi Riki for over 30 years with family members. One thing that has never changed is the quality of food. Food always fresh and flavorful. During the day they have lunch bento boxes from $9.95 to 13.95 these boxes give you a choice of two to three items of your choice with soup, rice and salad.... More 

Thank Christy D
Level Contributor
21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We have been going to Ichi Riki for many years. It's a very old Establishment in dire need of some restorations, but it is clean. My Parents and I had a Mexican Waiter take our orders. He speaks limited English and tried speaking a few Japanese phrases to my Father. Although he lacks in English his service was friendly and... More 

Thank Kaiserlichehohe... L
Seaside, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Dirty sticky tables. Overall the food was extremely poor. We ordered some sort of special, and they served the different items all over the place. They'd serve the 3rd part of it first and the 1st part of it second and the 2nd part third. One part of it was some sort of beef pinweels. I have to say that... More 

Thank Traijan J
Greer, South Carolina
Level Contributor
17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I read the reviews first and decided to take a chance. It is a standard Asian food restaurant. Not so bad. Not fantastic. The food was good the service was meh...... I'd go back through.

Thank Chris E
Marina, California
Level Contributor
15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

We've been here a few times because we have a family member that like this place for nostalgic reasons, I think....but unfortunately the flavors and freshness are not consistent and the environment is borderline dirty. Not much more to say.

Thank travelingjewell
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

I have been going to this restaurant for over 40 years. If you don't start your meal with the miso soup, and a salad with their special dressing, you're missing one of the bests parts of this restaurant. I've tried to figure out how the salad dressing is made, but with no luck. If anyone can piece it together, please... More 

Thank Marianne M
Monterey County, California
Level Contributor
33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2016

This place has been here forever. The sushi is good. The Tempura/Chicken bento boxes are a good bet for your money. It's better to go for lunch. The staff is not very friendly at all and they don't come back and check on you much.

Thank JollyJax
San Francisco, California
Level Contributor
40 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

21/12/2015 My Father and I decided to get Food from Ichi Riki this afternoon. The Dining Area to the left was very clean and had some nice Japanese Art. The Japanese Sushi Man was polite and very helpful. Even the Waitress who took Our order was great. I ordered 3 Tempura and Chicken Teriyaki Bento Lunch Boxes as well as... More 

Thank von Preussen M

Travellers who viewed Ichi-Riki Japanese Restaurant also viewed

Seaside, Monterey County
Seaside, Monterey County
Seaside, Monterey County
Seaside, Monterey County

Been to Ichi-Riki Japanese Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1603 Del Monte Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955-4211
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Seaside
  • Phone Number: +1 831-394-7733

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Ichi-Riki Japanese Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?