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Ichiban Japanese Restaurant

2011 S Broadway Ste L, Santa Maria, CA 93454-7886
+1 805-614-9808
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
2011 S Broadway Ste L, Santa Maria, CA 93454-7886
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Reviews (27)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in a hurry they can serve up a fast take-out order. The restaurant is located in an outside shopping mall with plenty of parking. The cost is consistent with a mall and sushi setting, which to me is above average price than...More

Thank WhyAmIStillworking
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time here, and I'm not a frequenter of Japanese cuisine in general nor a fan of sushi; having said that this place was a true joy. The food was hot and delicious, the wait was minimal, the service and staff gracious and courteous. Had...More

Thank FranckYork
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Great food. Excellent service. Have been there many times and continue to go back. Their family dinners are great. They definitely score A+.

Thank Janice R
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Enjoyed a traditional Japanese Lunch of Miso soup, salad with carrot ginger dressing, Teriyaki Chicken, Gyoza dumplings, Vegetable and shrimp tempura and rice - very fresh and delicious! Quiet and serene environment. Reasonable prices $45.00 for 3 including 20% tip.

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Monday-Friday lunch specials are the best in town. Always my first choice for california roll lunch special. Parking can be a problem but well work the inconvience.

Thank Kitty F
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

Worst place ever it was over the edge we had bugs in our food so we later told the provider that we had the bug they said sorry than walked away we were about to leave but before we told them and complained that we...More

Thank Celeste F
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Took my ladyfirend there for first time, Sadly it seems they take short cuts on ingredients, The miso soup lacked flavor and the sukiyaki was mostly the heels of cabbage. We will try it one more time and order a non broth dish.

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 20 February 2015

We chose Ichiban due to reviews on yelp. The shushi was more expensive than we expected - I think the menu posted was for lunch and we went for dinner. The restaurant is closed between 2:30 and 5 - we had planned to wine taste...More

Thank newawil
Reviewed 14 December 2014

The service was gracious and understated. The food was plentiful and flavorful. A thoroughly enjoyable meal. Highly recommended.

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 5 November 2014

Excellent menu and food: I liked the fact that they take the time and effort to make there dishes with there own ideas in taste and presentation, Very cool! Service: Gets slow as they fill up Atmosphere: I give a four out of five, It...More

Thank Aqualung A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2011 S Broadway Ste L, Santa Maria, CA 93454-7886
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Maria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-614-9808
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