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Ichiban Japanese

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Japanese, Sushi, Asian
8750 149 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5R 1B6, Canada
+1 780-481-5252
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good37%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“maki” (7 reviews)
“bento box” (7 reviews)
“tuna” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
8750 149 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5R 1B6, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The tempura was like latex rubber..chewy and unpleasant. Really awful actually. Other people in the place seeemd happy with whatever they ordered but the other choices I ordered are better elsewhere.This is a restaurant that needs a proper chef to actually understand Japanese traditional food....More

Thank NeilFiertel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here a number of times for lunch and dinner. They always have consistently good food at reasonable prices. For me this is a neighborhood gem. Good food, good service and nice atmosphere. There are certainly much higher end Japanese restaurants in Edmonton...More

Thank Wanderdude1
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Great selection and generous portions on the Sashimi Boat - excellent. Rainbow Maki Roll - very good. Avocado Maki Roll - very good. Passion Maki Roll - very good. I highly recommend IchiBan Japanese Cuisine.

Thank ACDSee
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Took my wife here at lunch as it’s close to her work. We loved the food and it’s a good hidden gem. Will be back again! Good Maki n sushi.

Thank chris D
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Sushi in this city is hard to come by in my opinion, so you can imagine my delight to finally find a delicious spicy tuna maki. Always get a California roll and although I like a bit smaller of a roll, this jam packed giant...More

Thank Canadianswhotravel16
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Great attentive and fast services. Ordered Sashimi and Tempura Bento, and Sunset Maki. Tempura was crispy and not soggy with grease. Thick pieces of sashimi. Description of the maki includes fish roe but couldn't see any. Told the manager and he said it's mixed with...More

1  Thank tripsusanwho
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here many times with my Wife. I love the bento box and she loves the sushi and sashimi. Always a busy place after 6. If you are lucky you can get in early without a reservation. Great service and excellent food. Neighborhood gem.

1  Thank Frank S
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Ichiban is located in a strip mall (the same one as the Bon Ton Bakery) on 149 Street and 87 Ave; there is free off-street parking. 
We (3) ordered the Assorted Tempura (3 shrimp, 5 vegetable); it was hot and the batter was crispy. The...More

1  Thank keller3
Reviewed 15 November 2017

We have been going here since it opened and always have a great experience. The owner Stephen and his staff are always friendly and helpful and the sushi and sashimi are the best we have found in Edmonton

Thank Bill Carol T
Reviewed 24 July 2017

My wife and I go almost once a week their seafood shell is fantastic also shrimp dishes are great. Service is always excellent and the staff very helpful. This is a hidden gem in Edmonton we always go early to make sure we get in....More

Thank rknack2017
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 31
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8750 149 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5R 1B6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton
  • Phone Number: +1 780-481-5252
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