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Kansai Japanese Steakhouse

1161 N Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-2703
+1 270-982-2200
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“hibachi grill” (6 reviews)
“sushi” (26 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
1161 N Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-2703
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Yumster meal, clean, light, friendly atmosphere, good service, and prices on par with others in its class. I had the Filet & Chicken hibachi (not the grill-side experience, just the meal) and found it delicious, cooked just right. Got the volcano drink with the fire...More

Thank jboynsteph
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Went here with a group of 10. Seated right away. Drink orders and salads and soup were as usual. The dinner prep seemed a bit off and not up to par. The rice was not as flavorful and my garlic steak was just bland. Not...More

Thank Toby H
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I visit Kansai at least once a month and am never disappointed. Whether we eat Hibachi or get a table and eat sushi, always good.

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Had a nice family dinner. Although I've had better Hibachi, the service/entertainment was good and the food was decent but a bit overpriced.

Thank LaTonya T
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Sat at the grill and enjoyed the show. You get a lot of food which is good because it is expensive. Great place for a first date or meal out with a friend. If you don't order from the grill they prefer you don't sit...More

Thank Anderson0111
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Today my husband, daughter, and I visited here for a late lunch/early dinner. We went at about 3:30 in the afternoon. Since it was after 2, they were on their dinner time menu. We sat at the hibachi grill to eat. There were only 2...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

The staff are always friendly and accommodating. The food is amazing. I love Japanese food, theirs of which is some of the best I've had. Their sushi is wonderfully fresh and tastful, as are their other dishes.

Thank AndromedaDrake
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

The service was absolutely terrible the first time I went. Had some sushi, there was almost no rice on my maki roll. They put my sushi on someone else's plate sitting across from me, and they failed to mention the sake nigiri I ordered was...More

Thank Garret S
Reviewed 9 February 2017

This is a good Japanese restaurant, the place is nice and have different seating options: tables, booths and teppanyaki grill tables. At first, we asked for a Tepan Grill table but when we got there felt it was too crowded and not all of us...More

Thank Javo73
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Invited my parents to hibachi and to try sushi after my step-sons play. We all enjoyed watching the chef prepare our dinner and the amount of food was tremendous. Everything was delicious and I will definitely be back.

Thank Tommy I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1161 N Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-2703
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Elizabethtown
  • Phone Number: +1 270-982-2200
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