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Kanji Steakhouse and Sushi

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980 Shrewsbury Ave, Tinton Falls, NJ 07724-3071
+1 732-544-1600
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15:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 15:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:30
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 15:00 - 23:00
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rising out of the peacefully, complacent, suburban abyss of south central Jersey, Kanji unleashes a monster of delicious proportions that will obliterate your tastebuds with one Godzilla of a volcano roll.

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Little Silver, New Jersey
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We have been frequenting this restaurant for many years. It was always fresh and delicious. Unfortunately, the last three times we ordered sushi it was mushy and uneatable . We understand that sometimes you have an off night. So, we gave it another shot. We have learned our lesson. We will not be returning there any time soon.

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Thank thescottfam5
Naples, Florida
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424 reviews
320 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

My friend want sushi so, it was off to Kanji's. She ordered three rolls, a spicy salmon, eel avocado and a spicy tuna. I guess they were pretty good as she devoured them all. I had sushi the night before so I opted for the shrimp pad thai. Plesnty of food so I ended up taking the rest home with... More 

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Thank HenryChin
Saratoga Springs, New York
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273 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

The steak and chicken were over cooked. The chef did not use much fresh garlic and as a result the fried rice, noodles and protein were a touch bland. The miso soup was good. The ginger dressing on the salad was below average. The "show" aspect of our chef was good but not as exceptional as some other Hibachi places... More 

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Thank ZenRider
NJ
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169 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I am a novice when it comes to sushi but my daughters have converted me. Their favorite place in our area of Monmouth County is Kanji. On our last visit we ordered the sushi pizza for an appetizer and it was so delicious I could have just eaten that for my meal. We also ordered the Sunshine Roll, the Christmas... More 

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Thank madamsusan
Naples, Florida
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424 reviews
320 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We had a luncheon with a group of twelve. We were seated promptly and a waitress took our beverage orders and returned with the teas and sodas. A mix of the steak, salmond and shrimp hibachi special lunches were ordered. The meals came with fried rice, noodles and sauteed vegetables. A soup and salad also came with the meals. My... More 

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Thank HenryChin
Neptune, New Jersey
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Great food in a strip mall. Most would look right over it. Its BYOB but the next store in the strip is a liquor store. They didn't have the AC on the other night...during a heat wave. The meal was very uncomfortable.

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Thank Anthony C
Naples, Florida
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424 reviews
320 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

A few of us from work came over here for their hibachi special on Friday. A Good value and meal for $12 bucks. I ordered the steak, some of the others orders were the scallops, another the vegetarian. The meals were all tasty and enjoyed. Of course there was the, fiery volcano and obligatory zucchini toss. Which only one of... More 

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Thank HenryChin
Tinton Falls, New Jersey
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 June 2016

My wife and I like this place as it is local and the sushi is decent. BYOB is not a problem as we have a better wine cellar than most restaurants in NJ, so we know we have a good wine to drink with no corkage. The Hibachi is like any Hibachi - fun in a group, not so much... More 

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Thank PaulWeber33
Colts Neck, New Jersey
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

love the owners! they greet you very warmly. and will happily take special requests. We have been taking the kids here since they first opened. ( what a great way to sneak in some veggies for your kids!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse, Fusion
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 980 Shrewsbury Ave, Tinton Falls, NJ 07724-3071
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Tinton Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 732-544-1600

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?