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Kanki Japanese House of Steaks

3504 Mount Moriah Rd, Durham, NC 27707-9015
+1 919-401-6908
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (22 reviews)
“shrimp” (8 reviews)
“rice” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
3504 Mount Moriah Rd, Durham, NC 27707-9015
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the 2nd time we have eaten here, as it is one of our childrens' favorite places. It was Saturday afternoon at about 5pm, but we still had an hour wait. We got a great chef and the food was very good as usual....More

Thank thefitzs6
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We were in Chapel Hill for my husband's conference for work and have driven by this restuarant for years, but never had, so we decided to give it a try. It was early on a Friday night, but we still had to wait for over...More

Thank dclmom34
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Well, i wouldn't say that the food wasn't good, it's just to "greasy" Asian food should be less fat but i'm french so i'm not really used to that kind . The night we were there the AC was malfunctioning so we were really cold...More

Thank Fred F
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Two of us dined here for a medical visit at Duke University Medical Center. An we had a wonderful dinner We shared an excellent sushi roll and the spicy soba noodles (which came with a soup and salad, both quite tasty). The cocktails were a...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Always a great meal at Kanki. Wonderful dining with a show (provided you get a good chef). Usually a bit of a wait and it's not cheap eating, but the food has always been good.

Thank Spankyff
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Go for the show, not for the food. Food is average Japanese "ish" fare. Nothing really stands out. Great for kids birthdays.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We travel to North Carolina every month and we make sure to stop here. The service is great and the good is always perfect. The only slight change I would make is that the chefs that cook for you were more entertaining towards the kids....More

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Came here for lunch after walking out of Applebee's without ordering and we were seated right away and had our food making in front of us within 10 minutes. Great server, chef, and great food.

Thank InnAtHome
Reviewed 21 November 2016

It was a coworker's going away and she picked this restaurant. We waited an hour and a half for a table on Saturday night (they don't take reservations.) No big deal, the place was crowded, so we went with it. We were seated with another...More

Thank Amber M
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We were catching up with old friends and they suggested this restaurant. We had ample opportunity for good conversation along with an entertaining chef and good food. Our chef had a fun sense of humor and kept us entertained. I had the Hibachi Chicken and...More

Thank BigDaddyP_11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3504 Mount Moriah Rd, Durham, NC 27707-9015
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-401-6908
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