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Pacific Rim By Kana

114 W Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1321
+1 734-662-9303
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sablefish” (47 reviews)
“tuna” (44 reviews)
“sable fish” (21 reviews)
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Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
114 W Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1321
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

This restaurant never disappoints us! My wife and I took two Japanese women there this week and Pacific Rim wowed us -- and our two guests. -- again. I enjoyed the Japanese Sable Fish again. I find it to be a tasty, satisfying dish and...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 16 September 2016

From start to finish the meal was terrific. We started with a selection of Spring rolls, Tuna Tartare, Beef lettuce wraps and an order of dumplings. as main courses we shared the Salmon, Big Eye Tuna and Pad Thai. The warm Chocolate cake and Creme...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I have only been here once but was quite impressed. Delicious food...I had the sablefish which came with a tiny salad. Also had one glass of wine. Total with tip was $55. If I rated on food alone this place would get 5 stars. I...More

Thank setter3
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I've been to this restaurant dozens of times, and it's my favorite. Not only in Ann Arbor but possibly anywhere. On my birthday, you will find me at Pacific Rim having the ginger tea, the tuna, and the warm chocolate cake. Best dinner ever. The...More

Thank Cristen W
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

In all the years this restaurant has been open (and also its predecessor Kana) we have never been disappointed with a meal or the service. In a town flush with good dinning venues, PR is always our "go to" choice when we want to eat...More

Thank keasterday
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We had not been to Ann Arbor for a football game in more than 10 years, so we weren't sure what to expect downtown the night before a game. We studied all the restaurant websites and made a reservation at Pacific Rim based on consistently...More

Thank dre51
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Excellent service with a leisurely pace to dinner. This is fine dining, take time to relax and enjoy the beauty and taste of your food. We each tried a different glass of wine and entree. Everyone agreed that the tuna was amazing!

Thank sarahsinfo
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We have been here twice and all of the appetizers, entrees, desserts, and cocktails have been first rate and delicious. Great ambiance and service as well.

Thank Juli M
Reviewed 30 August 2016

The staff was very accommodating to us as we had our 17th month old. They didn't have 3 person tables available for our time slot but made an exception. They also found a seat near the window where he could be entertained by the people...More

1  Thank Sushi8421
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I was skeptical of this restaurant and worried it was more trendy than quality. Wow was I wrong! It's a locally owned restaurant that's been around since the 1980s. The food was awesome (good sized portions-- I really disagree with the reviews that said they...More

1  Thank jmcindy
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16 August 2016|
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Response from Costaadventures | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately there is only street parking in the area.
16 August 2016|
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Response from CF2144 | Reviewed this property |
I usually park in the lot off of Ashley between William and just west of Main Street. The lot at Ashley and Washington usually has spaces available and is only about a block away. Street parking is also typically available... More
27 March 2016|
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Response from JournalingAuthor | Reviewed this property |
There are outdoor seating/eating options all along the streets of downtown Ann Arbor in the summer. It is up to the owners of the restaurants as to whether polite dogs are allowed, but a few places do allow this as I have... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 W Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1321
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-662-9303
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