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Ichibon Japanese Restaurant

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12120 Greenspoint Dr, Houston, TX 77060-2002
+1 281-872-0309
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:30
Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Houston, TX
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172 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

It is hard to find good restaurants in this area. Comparing to few others around this is a good place. We tried hibachi. Good portions. I liked their ginger sauce. It is reasonably priced also.

Thank JohnShaji
Houston, Texas
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111 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Close to a class I was attending. We went early for dinner. The soup was not hot. We had a bento box and the courses came out too fast not allowing us time to eat the soup and salad. The service was ok as the place was mostly empty.

Galena, Illinois
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371 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Reasonably priced rolls and beer from four to seven p.m. they have a limited happy hour menu but the prices of the rolls onn the list are all under nine dollars each. Beers are about 2.50 each as well. Fast and freindly service.

Thank Burns57777
Singapore, Singapore
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Good Tempura Bento set go with green tea. Bento set are value for money. It open till late evening. Link to Hilton Hotel.

Thank Property W
Phoenix, Arizona
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136 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Sort of reminded me of the movie East Side Sushi movie since the guy was Hispanic but making Japanese Cuisine and did a good job!

Thank sesshi101
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Probably not the most authentic Japanese restaurant in the world but it's not bad considering the location. As has been said elsewhere, happy hour is very cheap and, overall, the food is perfectly decent without being mind blowingly great. If you are in the area I wouldn't put you off although probably not worth a special trip.

Thank Philip M
Houston, Texas
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375 reviews
265 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

Ichibon has been here since the 90's (maybe even before). Sadly, it's just not what it used to be. It draws a decent sized lunch crowd, but other than that it is hard to find this place when it's busy. The average lunch special is about $11, and actually comes with quite alot of food. However, if you are going... More 

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Orange County, CA
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

A friend of mine recommended this restaurant for amaebi. I love amaebi so I had to try the place. Yes, my friend was right; amaebi was very good. The shrimp was of the medium large size but still sweet. It was prepared without any other stuff on it which is what I liked; no other flavor to overtake shrimp's own... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Dinner is great. Small place. Friendly service. Sushi bar or hibachi or preset from table. Lots of options. Great place to eat.

Thank BillIBT
Galena, Illinois
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371 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

They do have reasonable happy hour roll prices from 4 to 7. The rolls were basic and lacking something. Service was good.

Thank Burns57777

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12120 Greenspoint Dr, Houston, TX 77060-2002
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 281-872-0309

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?