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Sushi Katsu

3173 Akahi St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1196
+1 808-246-0176
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
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“sushi” (15 reviews)
“donburi” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
3173 Akahi St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1196
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Never had a California roll that was so mushy!! Husband's chicken donburi was barely edible. Only ate the overcooked toppings and left mushy rice behind. Couldn't wait to get taste out of our mouths! Went looking for another restaurant to get a bite of decent...More

Thank d s
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Located in the Tip Top restaurant and serves dinner. You can bring your own alcohol and the food is amazing. We love the Tempura, Chirashi bowl, any/ all sushi, steak, chicken katsu donburi, everything is so good.

Thank Gwyneth C
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely a locals place. Has the feel of a 50's diner with food delivered on rolling carts. The sashimi was fresh & good but the rolls were primarily rice & not that good. They don't serve alcohol so if you want sake or beer it's...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent spot that caters to local in Lihue for great value. $40 for 2 dinners, sushi roll, an appetizer and sodas. It's a 1970-80s style diner, clean but basic. Very casual. Parking lot is always full with locals. If you're looking for ambience, that go...More

Thank LuvtoSafari
Reviewed 24 November 2016

By day, the facility is the Tip Top Cafe. For the evening, it becomes the Sushi Katsu Restaurant. Great sushi!!!

Thank SJYamane
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Is good. Locals seem to like this place. I think it's kinda dirty, but the food tastes fairly good. Smile

Thank Tamale730
Reviewed 10 August 2015

First stop when we arrival on Kauai for lunch. A hole in the wall with excellent sushi and just good old fashion food. Highly recommend.

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Large portions and a local hangout for dinner. Japanese food is main menu but something for everyone from fish, beef, chicken and noodles. Nice combo choices. Casual atmosphere

Thank Ruthie03
Reviewed 16 February 2015

This restaurant was rather confusing for a first timer. Here I'm looking for Tip Top Cafe, no such sign. Walked in thru the front glass doors and to the right is the old fashioned weight scale, a rack with full of Polo Shirts and t-shirts...More

Thank BBM M
Reviewed 1 January 2015

More fried and greasy food than good sushi Not a good place to eat. The ambience is not good The food is ho hum

Thank Oliverkatz
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Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3173 Akahi St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1196
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue
  • Phone Number: +1 808-246-0176
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