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Kanki Japanese House of Steaks

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3504 Mount Moriah Rd, Durham, NC 27707-9015
+1 919-401-6908
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Today
16:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 16:30 - 22:00
Sat 15:00 - 22:00
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a coworker's going away and she picked this restaurant. We waited an hour and a half for a table on Saturday night (they don't take reservations.) No big deal, the place was crowded, so we went with it. We were seated with another party who was celebrating a birthday. And waited. No one came. About twenty minutes went... More 

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Thank Amber M
Charlotte, North Carolina
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We were catching up with old friends and they suggested this restaurant. We had ample opportunity for good conversation along with an entertaining chef and good food. Our chef had a fun sense of humor and kept us entertained. I had the Hibachi Chicken and enjoyed it. When they found out is was our anniversary, they brought out a small... More 

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Thank BigDaddyP_11
san diego
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141 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

This is a very popular restaurant. We went on a very rainy Friday night and it was packed. We had a 45 minute wait, even though the restaurant is extremely large. Come early unless you want to wait. The cook put on a very entertaining show and the food was very tasty. I recommend that you not get the chicken,... More 

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Thank sandiegoeater749
Raleigh, North Carolina
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101 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Brought an old work buddy to dinner along with my wife for a relaxing dinner. The server took our drink orders and, as expected, we waited for a few more couples to join to the table so we could get dinner started. Diner was ok, we all had the filet with another side. My steak was a bit on the... More 

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Thank Rob B
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The chef we had was super boring which made the experience as bland as the food. Server was ok but didn't tell us what to expect. Need to change up their pink sauce tastes like bland fry sauce. Probably won't be back.

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Thank Tonya B
durham, NC
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154 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Food here is OK and i've visited a few times but overall rather average. Very much a chain feel. OK if you are in the area.

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Thank bryan c
Central Florida, Florida
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

The resturant is very inviting. There is a lage open lobby with greaters. We wanted to try to sushi as a light snack. It tasted great! The servers and all the people we encounter were very nice.

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Thank cstone30
Durham, North Carolina
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98 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

I chose not to have the meal prepared in front of me because the food itself is delicious and I didn't need the show. There were lots of people enjoying the chefs cooking at their tables though. This is a really good restaurant either way you choose to dine.

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Thank ncst8fan
Morrisville, North Carolina
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66 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Really liked the food and specially tricks from the server while preparing the food in front of us and food quality was great !!

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Thank Neeraj B
Cookstown, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

My wife and I joined a table with three other couples. It was a lovely way to meet new people and enjoy excellent food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
16:30 - 22:00
Saturday
15:00 - 22:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?