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Japan Express

261 S Elliott Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5831
+1 919-928-9600
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
10 Aug 2016
“Good food with tables but great for take-out”
4 Mar 2017
“Great food”
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CUISINES
Fast food, Asian, Japanese, Sushi
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LOCATION
261 S Elliott Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5831
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Ordering was quick and got my food quickly. Steak and shrimp was yum I'll be returning next week.

Thank Bree716
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Love this place, food very tasty and fresh. Great food for less. I especially loved the shrimp tempura and the vegetable tempura.

Thank MdLuv2travel
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I like the Japan Express for take-out. Call in ahead, and it's ready when you get there. There are tables, but it lacks atmosphere for a social, sit down occasion. Prices are comparatively low (less than $10/entree), selection good, and quantities large. I recommend.

Thank patshane
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Great fast Japanese food. Have been knowing this place for several years (over 10 years) and never gets old lots of different combination plates or you can keep it simple too. Great portions. White sauce is the best!!!! Must try it at least once

Thank jennifer m
Reviewed 26 April 2015

I did not find the food here very appealing to my taste buds. The food did take quite a while to get ready, even though there was hardly anyone in the place. Then it is just- average. Nothing special to the food to make you...More

Thank maxona
Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

I go here for lunch frequently. 5.99 hibachi chicken special. Consistently delicious and good service. My boyfriend also enjoys this and isn't very big on Asian cuisine usually. Will continue to frequent this for lunch and dinner

Thank Heathalove
Reviewed 7 February 2015

I actually love the food from their hibachi menu. If you're looking for a quick, tasty, affordable lunch in a hurry, this is a good choice. The atmosphere is not pleasing, very sparse with a large TV constantly set to the Sports Channel, usually with...More

Thank Shanra
Reviewed 1 June 2013

They use high quality ingredients in all their dishes. They always get my order right, are quick, and the prices are good.

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 13 March 2013

This is a quick order style fast food restaurant. All the food is pretty much already made and waiting to be scooped from the center warming station. Which is were the start of my concern begins. After ordering the staff just stood around, after some...More

Thank Clay27921
Reviewed 15 May 2012

I've only been here for lunch a few times and it is a favorite. I tend to stick with the hibachi style menu as I found the sauce on the teriyaki menu to just overwhelm everything. The hibachi chicken, however, is really good. I was...More

Thank OrbeaRider66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 261 S Elliott Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-5831
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-928-9600
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