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Ichiban

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149 Pierce St Ste 5, Somerset, NJ 08873-1389
+1 732-469-9640
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Today
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun 14:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 16:30 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 15:00
Fri 16:30 - 23:00
Sat 14:00 - 23:00
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Charlotte, NC
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787 reviews
493 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was taken here by a local couple that often come in. You can bring your own wine. I love sushi but to me, it's often like a diner. Most places are good, few are outstanding. I think Ichiban in on the outstanding side. The sushi is really good and fresh but the best part was the very inventive rolls.... More 

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Thank 2BEis2SKI
Hollywood, Florida
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222 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I'm always on the lookout for a sushi place to go to on a regular basis. I was hoping to be here in New Jersey every week for a project but it turned out I'm needed in St. Louis. Oh well! This would have been my "go to" place, conveniently located near several hotels. The service in this unassuming place... More 

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Thank Alex080856
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 March 2017

If I could give this place a zero I would, ordered for delivery, waited 2 hours, they closed after lunch and never delivered my food. Places like this dont deserve to stay in business

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1 Thank Mick Mars R
Piscataway, New Jersey
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I discovered Ichiban pretty recently and am really happy to have such a high quality sushi restaurant so close to my house. I continue to be impressed with the high quality and freshness of the sashimi, the miso soup is delicious, and I like the age tofu as well. The staff are really nice and delivery is always speedy if... More 

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Thank Jenny W
Somerset, New Jersey
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3 reviews
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This small strip mall restaurant has one of the best sushi rolls in the area and very convenient if staying in one of the hotels. The restaurant decor is nothing remarkable, but it does have a small sushi bar. Ichiban offers a large selection of hand and specialty sushi rolls. My favorite is the French Kiss with a hint of... More 

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Thank G_Bread_Spice
South Carolina
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere near the Homewood Suites for dinner. I viewed the menu online and chose Ichiban. We were given a Saturday eat in special sushi menu with two pages of half price options, as well as a regular menu. If you have wanted to try sushi but without a huge bill, this is a great option. My... More 

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Madison, Virginia
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116 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

I wrote a review in 2012, and continue to come to Ichiban on my annual trip to what is now the largest cat show on the East Coast. I found out after I had left the restaurant and had read somebody else's review, that the restaurant has changed hands, but that the former owners had stayed on for a bit,... More 

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Thank Suziewrite
Hartford, Connecticut
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I was at the Garden State Convention Center for a function this past weekend. After a long day Saturday, I checked TripAdvisor for restaurant recommendations in the area. I was interested in Chinese or Japanese cuisine. Some of the listings closed early, others did not seem like what I wanted. I read about ICHIBAN and, considering that they were close... More 

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Thank DWI5412
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Food is excellent, normal portions. Service is good and fast, despite near to full house. The fish for the sushi and sashimi is fresh. The only slight comment would be they sliced my mochi up into two pieces while serving. Would have preferred it as one whole piece to keep the ice cream from melting. The restaurant is clean and... More 

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Thank Crazyfeline
Somerset, New Jersey
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 April 2016

The sashimi was very fresh. The soy paper Ichiban Roll was excellent. Prices were reasonable and service was good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 23:00
Saturday
14:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Pierce St Ste 5, Somerset, NJ 08873-1389
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerset
  • Phone Number: +1 732-469-9640

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