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Jo An Japanese Restaurant

3940 Olympic Blvd Ste 135, Erlanger, KY 41018-3187
+1 859-746-2634
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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“sushi” (26 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
“office building” (10 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3940 Olympic Blvd Ste 135, Erlanger, KY 41018-3187
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

It was until we decided to walk out due to poor service that we learned that the Head Chef hadn't come into work and the front of house manager was trying to operate the kitchen responsibilities. That was nearly an hour out of my life...More

1  Thank MattGrimes1967
Reviewed November 13, 2017

We rolled in late on a Saturday night in the mood for sushi and I got hesitation seeing a completely abandoned office park and only two people in the restaurant. I was worried the office building in which Jo An is located might be locked,...More

Thank Cal337
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Ordered first noodle on the menu and shotgun roll, I would say all right, but much room to improve, comparing to other local ones in Lexington, KY.

Thank Mike H
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Love this place for sushi. Very authentic and delicious! Love the miso soup. Servers are all very friendly and attentive. Great place to come for lunch or dinner. The presentation is lovely.

1  Thank kimfarrelly
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Our friend made a reservation for six at 7:30 on a Saturday night. The manager (maybe) gave us waters a few minutes after we were seated. Some of them weren't even full and he made some awkward banter at our table, before leaving a cryptic...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed March 25, 2017

We had a great Ramen noodle bowl. We had a little problem with the gift card, but the manager took care of it.

Thank lshoener
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

After moving here from the West Coast I was having a hard time finding good sushi. I read about Jo An Sushi so my husband, daughter and I went. Delicious!!!! We got the sushi for 2, which is chef's choice sushi. The salmon melted in...More

Thank Sharese K
Reviewed November 2, 2016

Jo An is a spot you need to know about, they do not advertise much, and for many years this was the spot that the Toyota staff dined and brought their Japanese bosses when they were in town. Since Toyota's move to Texas many of...More

2  Thank GEQ84
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

As you walk up to the front to see the host, you will see the backside of the kitchen on your right hand side, which is not exactly a pretty sight. Not a good first impression! But now the rest of the story: I got...More

Thank Duke S
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

was set to go on a Saturday night after reading mostly positive reviews, but upon arrival came to find it closed. there was a note on the door stating due to employee issues they were not opening tonight. would call in advance to make sure...More

Thank Kenneth Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3940 Olympic Blvd Ste 135, Erlanger, KY 41018-3187
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Erlanger
  • Phone Number: +1 859-746-2634
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