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Kansai Japanese Steakhouse

1161 N Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-2703
+1 270-982-2200
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (25 reviews)
“hibachi grill” (6 reviews)
“garlic steak” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
1161 N Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-2703
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like sushi, and you like Japanese food, this is the wrong place to go. The sushi is lower quality than you're average starkist tuna pack. My food didn't even come, everyone ate as I waited. I then ordered again after the waitress asked...More

Thank Garret S
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Love the atmosphere, filet, chicken and rice. Always cooked the way we like it. Great place for the family.

Thank lillianpeak1976
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Traveled there on a Saturday night to see Christmas lights and wanted to take 3 young kids to a live cooking style restaurant like this. Arrived and they were packed for Christmas dinners. Only problem...they take Reservations which we had no idea about. Registered and...More

Thank wildmanaaron
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Yumster meal, clean, light, friendly atmosphere, good service, and prices on par with others in its class. I had the Filet & Chicken hibachi (not the grill-side experience, just the meal) and found it delicious, cooked just right. Got the volcano drink with the fire...More

Thank jboynsteph
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Went here with a group of 10. Seated right away. Drink orders and salads and soup were as usual. The dinner prep seemed a bit off and not up to par. The rice was not as flavorful and my garlic steak was just bland. Not...More

Thank Toby H
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I visit Kansai at least once a month and am never disappointed. Whether we eat Hibachi or get a table and eat sushi, always good.

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Had a nice family dinner. Although I've had better Hibachi, the service/entertainment was good and the food was decent but a bit overpriced.

Thank LaTonya T
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Sat at the grill and enjoyed the show. You get a lot of food which is good because it is expensive. Great place for a first date or meal out with a friend. If you don't order from the grill they prefer you don't sit...More

Thank Anderson0111
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Today my husband, daughter, and I visited here for a late lunch/early dinner. We went at about 3:30 in the afternoon. Since it was after 2, they were on their dinner time menu. We sat at the hibachi grill to eat. There were only 2...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

The staff are always friendly and accommodating. The food is amazing. I love Japanese food, theirs of which is some of the best I've had. Their sushi is wonderfully fresh and tastful, as are their other dishes.

Thank AndromedaDrake
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1161 N Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-2703
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Elizabethtown
  • Phone Number: +1 270-982-2200
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