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Kanpai Sushi

371 Independence Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462-2822
+1 757-499-4448
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
30 Aug 2017
“Best sushi in the area”
19 Jun 2017
“Good dining atmosphere ”
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
371 Independence Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462-2822
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch with my wife and was blown away, decor was hip, service was great and the sushi outstanding, sat at sushi bar and was amazed at the presentation and freshness of the rolls, Mike is the sushi man

Thank David W
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Good food and excellent atmosphere. Nice, quiet and quaint to a degree. Our server was below average as she appeared very new but overall this place is highly recommended.

Thank Tim200492
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This restaurant is a local favorite. Food is always fresh and delicious, presentation is creative and adds to the appeal of terrific sushi and sashimi. The kitchen turns out great cooked dishes. Lovely atmosphere and attentive service. Good location near town center.

Thank Mariacook
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have been here twice and love it. Great service, fresh fish, and creative sushi rolls. The Wasabi shumai is awesome! Going to be our "go to" sushi spot from now on.

Thank tdela004
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Sushi was fresh and delicious! I had the summer roll and it was so good, i like that they have riceless menu items. Staff was super friendly. I will be going back.

Thank Liz V
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

This is a quaint sushi restaurant with a very talented chef. Bruce is the owner and the Sushi chef. He is very knowledgeable about Japanese cuisine and creates fresh and flavorful 🍣. My husband lives sushi and I like cooked Japanese. Kanpai delivers up an...More

Thank trendytravelers2
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

Love this locally owned restaurant. Great lunch specials, large portions, super fresh!! Quick service, reasonable prices. When I was studying the Japanese language before traveling to Japan, my teacher took us here as an outing. She is from Japan and I believe has moved back...More

1  Thank Pamipoo7777
Reviewed 24 July 2015

I've eaten at my fair share of sushi restaurants in VB and all over the world. Kanpai is legitimately good and probably the best in VB. I highly recommend the sweet potato roll. It's the best! I usually get at least 2 rolls when I...More

Thank Shannon B
Reviewed 23 April 2015

This was our first visit to this restaurant, although we've driven by it for years. It was very good. We sat at the sushi bar. Adam was very informative. I am not a fan of sushi because I don't eat raw fish, but there were...More

Thank cmsans
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

Went there and ordered out they put cooked food in with my raw food and made my raw food warm. When I went back to get it fixed they were extremely rude and refused to give my money back and spit in my face! DO...More

Thank Alexandrea P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 371 Independence Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462-2822
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northwest Virginia Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-499-4448
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