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110 N 1st Ave W, Duluth, MN 55802-2030
+1 218-464-4412
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (68 reviews)
“fried rice” (8 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
110 N 1st Ave W, Duluth, MN 55802-2030
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You walk into Hanabi and are filled with this sense of calm. The overhead lights aren't too bright, there aren’t any obnoxious people, and the waiters are very kind. Hanabi is not normally very crowded. On this occasion, were seated right away at a table...More

1  Thank 8thgradeclass
Reviewed 24 December 2017

The Sushi and Specialty Rolls are fresh and have amazing flavors. Working in a sushi bar before I can tell you that they know how to do it right. Recommendations is the Kani Salad, Miso Soup, Crazy Tuna roll, Pikachu roll, Lollipop roll, Fried Rice...More

1  Thank DuluthChef
Hanabi S, Public Relations Manager at Hanabi, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Thank you very much. we are happy to hear that you had an enjoyable experience, we hope that you come again.

Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

I ordered a simple California roll and spicy tuna roll. It came out really quickly and it was so yummy! I love sushi, so it is kinda hard to disappoint. But I still think it was great and I would come back again.

Thank angiebaby007
Hanabi S, Public Relations Manager at Hanabi, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Thank you Angie, hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 19 November 2017

The neighborhood and storefront on this little establishment might throw you off but don't be fooled. Yes, it sits next to and across from Chum just above the 1st street "bowery" area of Duluth, but once you step inside you'll forget all about that! The...More

Thank SARgrrl
Reviewed 6 October 2017

The restaurant looked beautiful and the service was fast and friendly, but the food left a lot to be desired. I had the kitchen special, and it wasn't very special. The chicken teriyaki and rice were barely lukewarm. The shumai was okay. The California roll...More

Thank Ellamere
Hanabi S, Manager at Hanabi, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Hi Emily, First off thank you for coming in to dine with us, I apologize that our food was not special for you, and that your food was barely lukewarm. If you let one of our managers know about your displeasure we would be more...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

We were at Hanabi's on our granddaughter's reccommendation. Service was excellent and staff was very pleasant. Food very good and very well presented. We basically had appetizers Pork Guyosa was our favorite.Fried rice was wonderful.Sushi looked great but we are not fond of sushi. Maybe...More

Thank Cathy G
Hanabi S, Manager at Hanabi, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thank you for giving us a try Cathy, glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 25 September 2017

My wife and I are big sushi lovers, we have had sushi at top restaurants around the world. Ordered a roll and some sashimi all was OK, then ordered the hamachi ceviche Appetizer that indicated it came with jalapeños, when we got the appetizer that...More

Thank Paul L
Hanabi S, General Manager at Hanabi, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Hi Paul, thank you for stopping into our restaurant last week, we always are happy to hear global sushi eater are stopping in. I apologize that your Hamachi ceviche came out as sushi, it should not have had rice on it, as for the jalapeños...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Good selection of offerings and delicious food. Fresh, great presentation, good service, enjoyed the visit. First sushi venue in Duluth, have done very well.

Thank 692russk
Hanabi S, Guest Relations Manager at Hanabi, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you very much.

Reviewed 2 August 2017

Was in Duluth a couple of weeks ago for grandsons hockey and went with him and another grandson and girlfriend midweek to give this Japanese restaurant a try. Outside not so impressive, older storefront from days of yore when downtown was thriving, but the inside...More

Thank Maplelagjames
Hanabi S, Guest Relations Manager at Hanabi, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for the kind words Jim, we look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I went here for supper with my family of four: 3 adults and 1 child. We were staying at a nearby hotel and they recommended this restaurant as one of the options to eat in town. The outside of the restaurant seems drab and old...More

Thank Nancy N
Hanabi S, Guest Relations Manager at Hanabi, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thank you Nancy, we appreciate you giving us a try and hope you come back again. Don't forget, we also have a great happy hour from 2:30- 5:30 daily with many great deals on food and drinks.

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17 November 2016|
Response from Hanabi S | Property representative |
sorry for the extremely late response but happy hour is 2:30pm-5:30pm everyday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 N 1st Ave W, Duluth, MN 55802-2030
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-464-4412
Phone number (218) 464-4412 and email hanabimn@hotmail.com
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