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41 S Main St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1722
+1 570-825-9080
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi” (29 reviews)
“fresh crab” (2 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
41 S Main St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1722
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

I have enjoyed the food at Katana for more years than I can remember. They were the 1st Japanese restaurant in W-B. There are now others but this is the only place I go. Their sushi is top rate. Items from the kitchen are perfectly...More

Thank LeeRides
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had the Ton-Katsu. That's a breaded pork cutlet with a dipping sauce. It was excellent. I haven't made it for the Hibachi yet but that's next. Many people also consider this the best Japanese restaurant in the area too.

Thank Temuejin
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We have been dining at Katana for over a decade. Always pretty amazing. Get the fresh crab. Spicy or not. Crab asparagus roll. Soy wrap or not. All rolls top quality. Sashimi the same. Bento boxes =great. Sushi bar. Sushi/ Hibachi served at tables. Hibachi...More

Thank Sydney1015
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Perfectly composed fresh crab and asparagus roll. Soft Shell Crab Appetizer. Filet Mignon with Mushrooms and Brown Rice. It must be Katana! The truth is that Japanese Food is best prepared by those who understand it the best. Katana!

Thank Wayne W
Reviewed 27 December 2016

I have been here for different celebrations. The service has always been wonderful, the food is delicious, my recommendation would be the shrimp made on the grill, succulent! The cook makes every effort to entertain the party. If you are in the Wilkes-Barre are this...More

Thank Alejandra M
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Katana is a great sushi place. I love their Wednesday half priced sushi in house from 5:30-7pm. by far the freshest sushi. Try the oysters in the ponzu sauce OMG delish

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I've been to all the Japanese restaurants in the area and I believe this one is the best one. I can always count on consistently great service along with well-prepared food with all the usual hi-jinks that come with dining in a Japanese restaurant. We...More

Thank Lukas R
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Great half price sushi night! And they don't raise the prices, just have a more limited menu. It's a great place

Thank Californiagurls
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

I think usually the people who cook the most authentic ethnic food are usually a member of that ethnic group. Sazuki and Ai are Japanese immigrants who built a great Japanese restaurant in Pizza country. They have fresh sushi and excellent authentic Japanese dishes. I...More

Thank Edchelle5
Reviewed 22 July 2016

This is a reliable mainstay in Wilkes-Barre. The service is consistently excellent and the food fresh and tasty. Reservations are suggested for the Hibachi seating as it is very popular, especially on weekends. The sushi bar is pretty good. The chefs take pride in their...More

Thank Ellenlyn
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 S Main St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1722
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: +1 570-825-9080
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