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Kappo NARA Seafood & Sushi - CLOSED

550 Oyster Point Rd Ste A, Newport News, VA 23602-6013
+1 757-249-5395
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
23 Oct 2015
“Best Japanese restaurant in the area”
8 Apr 2015
“An Institution in Newport News Has Closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
550 Oyster Point Rd Ste A, Newport News, VA 23602-6013
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Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

A sad day, this restaurant has closed. It is simply one of the best Japanese restaurants I have ever been in and that includes from the coast of California to hear across the entire country. For one reason or another they had to close and...More

Thank MichaelOP2014
Reviewed 8 April 2015

Sign on the door: "It is with great regret that we will be closing our restaurant at the end of April (2015). Our rent has increased; thus, the reason for closing." Trust me, it is the many patrons of this great restaurant over the years...More

Thank fhungolfer
Reviewed 29 March 2015

Kappo Nara is a very special sushi restaurant for me because I have been going there for Japanese food since I was in Elementary school. I fully intend on bringing my child here. The atmosphere is traditional and I love that vibe. The hot food...More

Thank nevermindgal
Reviewed 6 January 2015

I would not go to Kappo Nara to have an extended meal, but it is a nice, practical place to have a quick lunch: especially their lunch combos are inviting and have a good price/performance ratio. The staff is friendly, but I miss gluten-free soy...More

Thank ssirca
Reviewed 20 January 2014

My husband and I visit Kappo Nara just about once a week and have gotten to know most of the staff, who are always very friendly and recognize us. I rotate between a few different dishes whenever we go but it's my husband who really...More

Thank Alessi86
Reviewed 1 December 2013

My wife and I love this place! I spent three years in northern Japan and fell in love with Japanese cuisine. Japanese curry is my favorite dish and it's hard to find at Japanese restaurants in the U.S. Kappa Nara does it right and brings...More

Thank jtc1981
Reviewed 26 August 2013

I was on a business trip and looking for a quick lunch on my way back to the airport, so I stopped in at this strip-mall sushi place for a quick lunch. The decorations were cute, but nothing special. However, the menu was large, with...More

Thank kingshimmers
Reviewed 9 March 2013

It's been over a year since we've been able to enjoy Kappo Nara, and we've since moved away, but it goes without saying that Kappo Nara remains one of the best stateside Japanese place we've experienced. All others that we try are compared to and...More

Thank dragonOL2
Reviewed 5 February 2013

Great food, friendly staff, wonderful relaxed enviornment. The sushi is exellent! Try the pork with ginger it is my favorite. The red bean ice cream was a suprising treat. I think it is my new favorite flavor. Kappo Nara is our famlies favorite place to...More

Thank juniperhue
Reviewed 5 December 2012 via mobile

My husband and I have been going to Kappo Nara for over a year and I have never been disappointed. We always order sushi and it has always been quite good- not top of the line, but good. The service is really outstanding, the wait...More

Thank Browniesgirl
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 550 Oyster Point Rd Ste A, Newport News, VA 23602-6013
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-249-5395
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