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Kuni's Japanese Restaurant

) #39 of 208 Restaurants in Evanston ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
511 Main St, Ste A, Evanston, IL 60202-4540
+1 847-328-2004
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hamachi” (7 reviews)
“miso soup” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
511 Main St, Ste A, Evanston, IL 60202-4540
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 20 June 2017

This is a friendly restaurant with tasty sushi. No fancy decor. A great place if you just want to have a good meal. Reasonably priced for sushi. Really nice, uncomplicated. They do a wonderful job.

Thank A H
Reviewed 23 April 2017

What more can you ask for? Kunis provides excellent service, friendly waitresses, affordable food and a nice location close to the CTA Purple Line. Highly recommended!

Thank Lorenzo17
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We sat at the bar and watched some fantastic knife skills. Green tea is constantly refilled. Stick with the sushi fish. It is excellent. The rolls are not as good. The rice was a mushy texture. They were only cut into 6 pieces instead of...More

Thank panama2000
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I have been going to Kuni for many years. He offers the freshest fish available. That being said, if you want a place with sake bombs and rolls made with jalapenos, ETC. than this place is not for you but if you want a the...More

1  Thank damedifido
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Kuni's is celebrating its 40th anniversary in Evanston. That alone says something. We visited after moving from Evanston several years ago and the food and service have not changed. Miso soup is a must. Best we have had anywhere. Seaweed salad is also better than...More

Thank LorenzoLorenzo
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Kuni is not cheap, but you get what you pay for. The food is very well done, and the service is good. You may need to order more than in other places because servings are of actually normal size. If you're in Evanston, that would...More

Thank Phil G
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We had lunch and really enjoyed it. My wife had Tempura Soba while I had Chicken Teriyaki. Both were done very well. All the entrees we saw come from the kitchen looked great. Can definitely recommend Kuni's to anyone desiring a good Japanese meal in...More

Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We came to Kuni's for a sushi dinner after reading the reviews. We chose the Omakase (chef's choice) sushi and sashimi dinner along with the special dry sake. The service was first rate. The staff was so very friendly and attentive. Our meal started out...More

Thank SarasotaBill
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Whenever we get a chance, we drive up to Evanston from Chicago to sit at Kuni's sushi bar and order omakase, or chef's choice. Kuni always has the freshest, tastiest fish, including scallops and aji flown in from Japan. We also recommend the nori-wrapped soba...More

Thank Carla J
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Authentic Japanese restaurant that serves great sushi. It's not cheap but reasonably priced considering how fresh the fish look and taste. Atmosphere is meh, usually when we come it's pretty empty and quiet...

Thank Asaf S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 13:30
Monday
11:30 - 13:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 13:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 13:30
Thursday
11:30 - 13:30
Friday
11:30 - 13:30
Saturday
23:30 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Main St, Ste A, Evanston, IL 60202-4540
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-328-2004
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