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Kanpai Japanese Steakhouse

11964 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233-1007
+1 804-716-0132
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good22%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
6 Jan 2017
“Good family experience”
2 weeks ago
“Lunch is a great option”
Closed Now
All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
11964 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233-1007
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently had lunch at Kanpai. I typically go there for dinner. Lunch is a much more affordable option. The service and food are the same quality as dinner just smaller portion. If you are looking for something different as special this is a wonderful...More

Thank kelly0912
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I go to kanpai about twice a month. We love the food. It never gets old! They have the best of the best flavoring and sauces. Most of the staff is friendly. They only have 2 cooks that don't have much of...More

Thank Cassie M
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I took the family here for a New Year's Eve lunch, we all had a good time and enjoyed the food. It's a steakhouse, but none of us had steak! I had the tuna, next time would request rare instead of medium rare. My son...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

In every visit, and we visit regularly if not frequently, this restaurant is a performer. Food is high quality, venue is pleasant and spacious, access is simple, prices are reasonable, and service is superb. We value consistency in all these areas and KanPai always delivers....More

Thank Lizpovar
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Returned to Kanpai for a second this past Saturday time since moving to RVA four years. While the food was good and service for the most part on par, I really did not like looking up as see the dust covered lights above the cooking...More

Thank Stevcoh8
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Our favorite steakhouse was closed and we decided to try Kanpi. This was the second trip for our family and we agreed there are better places out there. The service was only moderately attentive and you could hang meat in there it was so cold....More

Thank douglas w
Reviewed 22 April 2016

went in for an anniversary food was Very good and chef was entertaining. We look forward to going again. You will have plenty to eat, yes they do doggie bags

Thank Richmondrambler123
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

So far as much as people think of Richmond restaurants, Japanese is not a strong contributor. I have tried almost all and we lack a great one. Kanpai is in my opinion the best. We go often. On this visit we had lunch. I had...More

Thank Kris N
Reviewed 18 February 2016

IT's been too long since we dined here. Today I got to pick Kanpai to celebrate my 65th birthday. Everyone in our party loved it. The lunch prices are VERY reasonable. We enjoyed the hibachi chicken, steak and shrimp. The presentation was very entertaining and...More

Thank VirginiaSnowbirds
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Believe it or not, the sushi is excellent. Some real creative rolls and extremely fresh. A great local gem for lunch. Clean and inviting, the sushi bar is quiet and intimate. Very pleasant staff with prompt service. I recommend.

Thank TStan91
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11964 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233-1007
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-716-0132