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Kanki Japanese House of Steaks

3504 Mount Moriah Rd, Durham, NC 27707-9015
+1 919-401-6908
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (23 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
“steak” (8 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
3504 Mount Moriah Rd, Durham, NC 27707-9015
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten here many times over the years. The wait times have gotten worse over the last year. If you get there at 4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. you will wait from 35 - 45 minutes. Longer after this window. I don't know if...More

Thank Winston M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I am in Chapel Hill on business fairly frequently. I often come here with colleagues, on my own, and I've even taken my wife while passing through. As someone who lived in Hawaii I've had some good Japanese food. This place is consistent, has exceptional...More

1  Thank Dylan S
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Everything was great! Plenty of food. Cook Was hilarious and very be entertaining. Location was east to find.

Thank LaToya Mzgns G
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We enjoyed an amazing experience with a large group that the staff were able to expertly accommodate. The drinks were excellent, loved the fried jalapeños.. and the hibachi dinner was excellent Definitely worth trying

Thank Fay B
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We went yesterday (Thursday) to celebrate a birthday and it was a nice show. Our chef was Marlo (?) I think that's his name and he was funny. We were seated promptly and we got what we needed. I only downfall they brought out sushi...More

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 31 July 2017

I visited on a Sunday Evening. It seemed extremely Busy for the time of arrival (8pm). Notified by hostess staff if would be a 30min wait- no problem with that. By 8:45 we had watched everyone walking in the door being seated immediately. I remained...More

Thank SoundCoMaster
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch at 2:45, we were last lunch so we sat at a table for two. Whatever, we got to actually talk to the chef, our portions were huge, we learned our chef was from California with family in Wilmington. High credit to him...More

Thank Joey H
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

There was literally no show at all during the meal. The real show was while I waited for my bill and watched the food prep in the kitchen. Chef used gloveless hands to scoop scallops, shrimp, and then chicken onto his tray. Then he put...More

Thank Navyspouse
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Great fresh sushi Awesome rolls and soups The emperors delight to s very good Good atmosphere Very good service Easy access Must visit !!!

Thank 358terrence
Reviewed 22 June 2017

As much as I enjoy the Teppanyaki tables and the "show" that goes along with it. The real hidden gem here is the daily specials offered in the bar area. Monday (half-off beer), Tuesday (half-off wine), Wednesday (martinis)...etc. The best part is for every drink...More

Thank John C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3504 Mount Moriah Rd, Durham, NC 27707-9015
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-401-6908
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