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Aya Japanese Steakhouse

235 S Spring Garden St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2565
+1 717-218-8000
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (35 reviews)
“rice” (7 reviews)
“shrimp” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Steakhouse
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
235 S Spring Garden St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2565
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose to eat there on July 19 for a family (adults & children) birthday celebration. When we walked in, it smelled bad and the restaurant was so hot & humid. The floor was so greasy and slippery that it was unsafe to walk on....More

Thank TDCris
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

I'm giving 4 stars to this place because even if the food is average I spent a funny and unforgettable night with friends and family. The kids had a lot of fun and so did us grownup. The chef cooks in front of you on...More

Thank Federica V
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Decided to come here for dinner with some friends. The server was very rude. She gave me the wrong appetizer that I ordered when I said something she was very rude about it. Also very rude to my kids as well. For the price I...More

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My five-year-old daughter selected this restaurant for her birthday dinner. We were not pleased to be squashed in with another large party when the restaurant was empty. We have been there many times before and 11 people being served from one grill is too much....More

Thank Alyssa A
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Staff is very nice and friendly, joking and making it a fun experience. The food was very fresh and almost too much too eat.

Thank Clorence
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Not sure what the attraction to this spot has been, but I'm not a fan. Issei Noodle in town takes the prize for best Asian cuisine in Carlisle, and Mount Fuji downtown for sushi. It almost felt like our patronage was an annoyance to the...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Visited here for the first time and had a wonderful experience. We were greeted and seated immediately (highly recommend reservations on Friday or Saturday nights). The service was friendly and fairly quick. There are a total of 10 hibachi tables; 2 are in a semi-private...More

Thank Dean_Amy-2004
Reviewed 5 October 2016

My husband and I were in town for a car show and spotted this restaurant on our way to get gas. We decided to give it a try for dinner and we were pleasantly surprised. I had the shrimp hibachi while my husband opted for...More

Thank Teresa G
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We had sushi and everything seemed to be just OK, not the best quality (I have paid less for better quality) and was just kind of plopped on the plates. The waitress was adequate and kind off just a server. No reason to go back.

Thank Dallas C
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

I have been to this place twice and had terrible customer service. Today I just flat walked out. My son just turned 11 and the manager told me he had to order from the adult menu, he said "it is your son's problem if he...More

Thank Cristiane H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 S Spring Garden St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2565
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 717-218-8000
  • E-mail
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