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Japan Samurai Steaks & Seafood

12233 Jefferson Ave Ste 1, Newport News, VA 23602-6986
+1 757-249-4400
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
31 May 2017
“Great service- Sushi fresh”
4 weeks ago
“Delicious dinner”
Open Now
4:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
12233 Jefferson Ave Ste 1, Newport News, VA 23602-6986
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the teppan yaki style meal. Very satisfying but not overstuffed afterwards. The chef and staff were very friendly and a meal prepared very well. Despite the generic name, we really enjoyed our meal there.

Thank HI_Traveller_12
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Just average. Good service but juts so-so for food and atmosphere. Was okay but would not return for a 2nd visit.

Thank Bamboo708
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We have been going to Japan Samauri for many years and the food has been consistently good. The inside is in serious need of updating. The carpet is worn out and needs replacing. They serve lunch Tuesday - Saturday, but the pace of the meal...More

Thank CraigD23692
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We visited this restaurant for my step-daughter's rehearsal dinner on Friday April 15, 2016. She selected this restaurant as she and her fiance had their first date here. We were late for our 5:30 PM reservation due to unexpected traffic. When we called to advise...More

1  Thank Laura B
Reviewed 6 March 2016

I had dinner here the first night I arrived in VA, and it was an interesting experience. I felt like the waitress was ignoring me, and paying more attention to my male friend. She only served me an appetizer, and not the 2 rolls I...More

1  Thank Tanay R
Reviewed 29 January 2016

I have been going here for years and it has always been good. It is the traditional Japanese chop house and the service has always been very attentive to your needs. I will continue to go back. They are very good with accommodations with larger...More

1  Thank LouMacnabb
Reviewed 18 November 2015

I've been going to this restaurant for 20 years now. It's a small family run operation, so you're not going to get brand new modern decor. What you are going to get is some exceptionally good food. They have the best ginger dressing you can...More

1  Thank bstja001
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Very good quality food and friendly service !! Visit with my family and my kids like it in particular cooking show. It is Hibatch japanese food. We enjoyed skiyaki beef ... They were really good and even good home made cheese cake!! +++reasonable price!! What...More

1  Thank Kijun P
Reviewed 8 August 2014

When I come to Japanese Samurai, I don't see a sushi bar. I never ate Japanese Samurai before. There is nothing good at Japanese Samurai. If you're looking for a sushi bar, find a Japanese steakhouse that have a sushi bar.

1  Thank Matthew T
Reviewed 5 July 2014

This place is always a good time, grab some sake, watch the guy go through the familiar gag's, fake ketchup, onion volcano, smiley face fire, egg juggling. Just adds a little entertainment and flair to a pretty decent food. I always get the filet mignon,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12233 Jefferson Ave Ste 1, Newport News, VA 23602-6986
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-249-4400
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