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3325 Robbins Rd, Springfield, IL 62704-6587
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Springfield, Illinois
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1,002 reviews
641 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant moved a couple of years ago from its old location just across the street. At the time, they had in my opinion the best sushi chef in town and he was very creative with the food. In the new location (although much nicer with better decoration and an area for grills) the same chef seems more subdued, and... More 

Thank Clevlander
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2016

My wife and I first visited this restaurant shortly after it opened. The food was the best hibachi food we'd had (beating some really high-end, big-market hibachi in Dallas, Orlando, Boston, etc.). Unfortunately, the service was awful. We were seated next to a group of kids who were being swindled on their prom night. The manager came out, spoke to... More 

Thank Spartan480
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3 reviews
Reviewed 21 January 2016

The food and service were wonderful. We went there for lunch and the portion size was just right. The chef was fun and cooked our shrimp, scallops and steak to perfection. Would definitely go back.

Thank SCHD2012
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96 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Years ago, Kiku was one of the best in town for sushi. Unfortunately, they lost their soul when they moved to a bigger builder. It hasn't been the same ever since. The big issues have always been service and portion sizes. Tonight we ordered take out and my spouse and I had to literally spit out two pieces of nigiri.... More 

Thank foodieil
Springfield, Illinois
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285 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Good Oriental with a focus on Japanese. Tasty Bento boxes. Good edamame. Worth a try a very handy to Springfield's central shopping area.

Thank Dawnie_Bird
Chatham, Illinois
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2015

The staff makes you feel like family. The food has always been fabulous. The 'show' makes dinner fun. The atmosphere, in general, is top notch. Highly recommend the filet- there's no better filet in town!

Thank Jenny S
Bloominton, Illinois
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2015

April 2015. Hibachi show adequate but the other chefs seemed to be much more lively. We had a big group and by the end of the meal, almost everyone had been given something they didn't order or missed something they had. We were given extra food to make up for the errors and the gesture was appreciated. The checks were... More 

Thank tranquilotiburon
Springfield, Illinois
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

My son took me here for my birthday - we had not been so used the occasion to try them out. The waiter was new and said so, but for the first half of the service everything was fine. Food was just OK, mine was not hot. We waited a very long time for the waiter to come back and... More 

Thank Susie62704
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 February 2014

I enjoy having dinner at Kiku. The hibachi style is fun and the portions are generous. Especially love the sushi menu. The Kiku Roll is great to share with a friend. Will definitely be going back.

Thank Dancinggreenturtle
Jacksonville, Illinois
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2013

Don't waste your time, and money, by going to Kiku, when you can go to Osaka. The service was horrible. Our waiter took care of us long enough to get our orders and bring drinks, then we didn't see him until he brought the checks. He didn't even stop to see if anyone wanted another alcoholic beverage or soda refill.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3325 Robbins Rd, Springfield, IL 62704-6587
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield

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