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Dana Kai Japanese Cuisine

24050 Camino Del Avion, Ste A, Dana Point, CA 92629
+1 949-489-8168
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
24 May 2017
13 Mar 2017
“Perfect Sushi”
All hours
Japanese, Sushi
$$ - $$$
24050 Camino Del Avion, Ste A, Dana Point, CA 92629
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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Great place for fresh sushi. The crunchy roll is delicious and a favorite amongst my kids. Closed on sundays.

1  Thank globeexcursionist
Reviewed 13 March 2017

One of the very best sushi places ever. Variety, well prepared, good atmosphere, nice cold beer! And reasonable prices

1  Thank Heather2917
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This is quaint sushi restaurant had a full sushi bar and 3/4 full restaurant on a Tuesday night. The sushi menu was expansive along with carpaccio specials. The yellowtail, salmon and spicy tuna were all delicious. The service was good and food was brought out...More

1  Thank safooma
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I went here for my first visit at lunchtime. The lunch is a good value for high quality fish and excellent service. I will definitely be a repeat customer!

1  Thank Claudia P
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We placed 2 orders last night around 5:30 pm and waited for over 25 minutes while there was not many customers and no sign of been busy in the kitchen. Food was average...so we won't go again.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This place is a little Gem in a small shopping center on Camino del Avion, plenty parking, the food and service is very good, many locals go there..

1  Thank mrnap0li
Reviewed 18 February 2016

The owner here is so sweet, she greets everyone who arrives. The service is attentive and gracious. Erik is our head sushi chef and has created some very unique and tasty creations. Try the Sunizari, Dave's roll and Aji (whole Mackerel with fried skin). No...More

1  Thank cwarecoxnet
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Went to Dana Kai with friends who live in the area. We ordered several rolls and several pieces of nigiri sushi. I was neither impressed nor disappointed with the food - just so-so, in my opinion. Our friends ordered sashimi and thought it was pretty...More

1  Thank sceneisle
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Went for a late lunch and we're happy with the large selection of lunch specials. We each chose the three choice selection. I got the gyoza, sushi (which is four pieces), and baked scallop (did not like). Wife got two orders of sushi and the...More

2  Thank elfinforesttony
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Even though it's in a tiny strip mall here in Dana Point, Dana Kai has some of the areas best sushi. Sam is our favorite chef and it's always worth buying him a beer to get some of his favorite sushi.

2  Thank lancewhite
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24050 Camino Del Avion, Ste A, Dana Point, CA 92629
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-489-8168
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