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Kanpai of Japan

5303 Oaklawn Blvd, Hopewell, VA 23860-7348
+1 804-541-8853
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good37%
  • Average32%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible13%
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“steak” (5 reviews)
“yellowtail” (2 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
5303 Oaklawn Blvd, Hopewell, VA 23860-7348
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have dined here twice, once for lunch and once for dinner, and both times have been very happy with the service and the food. The drink I had was delicious...something Sunset...I only had one so I don’t know why I can’t remember what it...More

Thank Shelli H
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We had been working hard, and wanted to enjoy some good food and good company. Five of us went. The staff was friendly, helpful, and the food was delicious. The chef was very diligent in serving up food that everyone would enjoy. The steak was...More

Thank Mary V
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Driving back to VA from our short get-a-way to Charleston, we had planned to find a place to have a nice Anniversary dinner as that was the day we were traveling home. We made it 3/4 of the way back before beginning our search in...More

Thank Rhonda H
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped by and wasnt let down by the expirence! The waitress, the cook and host where all very respectful. The cook had some serious culinary skills and delivered a magnificent show. I guess you need too at a place like this. The prices are comparable...More

Thank Luis A
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Just like any other asian grill place. Goid quality food. The same exact show by the cook. Good portions, expensive, loud and obnoxious. It is what it is. Good none the less.

Thank NunyaNunyawicz
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Normally if I'm visiting a specific restaurant I expect a specific type of cook to cooker for me. Not here! I have seen everyone but a Asian cook here in front of me. Normally they try to sit you with strangers all at once so...More

Thank ladycya
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Kanpai is a cool place the first few times. Nothing ever changes including tricks by the chef. It's in need of a makeover.

Thank Kimberly F
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Nothing terribly spectacular or bad about the place. Went to dinner on a weeknight with friends and had a couple of drinks and dinner. The place is tucked in behind a used car dealership but once inside it is clean and spacious. The food is...More

Thank Cflo97
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We wanted something a little different. Cooking on the table was it. We took Nana and all the grandkids. It was a lovely meal. Lots of food and all very good. Our cook , entertainer, did s great job and we had plenty of left...More

Thank molarman26
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

This is actually quite decent sushi, even though the ambiance may be more like 3 stars. We sat at the tepanaki table since there wasn't anseoarat sushi bar (there is a regular bar however). I had salmon, tuna, yellowtail and eel and all were quite...More

Thank Peter L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5303 Oaklawn Blvd, Hopewell, VA 23860-7348
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Hopewell
  • Phone Number: +1 804-541-8853
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