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Kai Sushi & Dining

720 Saint Michaels Dr, Suite 2M, Santa Fe, NM 87505-7600
+1 505-438-7221
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (19 reviews)
“bento box” (4 reviews)
“lobster roll” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
00:00 - 21:30All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
££ - £££
720 Saint Michaels Dr, Suite 2M, Santa Fe, NM 87505-7600
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Tucked away in the corner of a strip mall anchored by a Smith's grocery, Kai isn't as well know as some of its Santa Fe competitors. What it may lack in curb appeal, it more than makes up for in the kitchen. The sushi here...More

1  Thank Kirk E
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Excellent service and prices. Bento box is plenty for two means and the rolls we have had so far on tree different visits have been great. They have good happy hour deals.

5  Thank CandPtravel
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Dined here this evening and it was truly amazing. Must admit we were a tad bit leery at fist, as its appearance is nothing great. But SO glad we decided to stay. Had THE ABSOLUTE freshest sashimi tuna EVER. Was amazing-- and just as beautiful...More

6  Thank michael6396
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We loved this restaurant under previous owner/manager. Not the same. The teriyaki chicken was dry, no flavor, lots of onions and very little in the way of other veggies. My husband ordered sushi which he liked. He got a lobster roll and a California roll....More

1  Thank W N
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I hadn't been here in a while and was craving tempura. I understand that the restaurant has changed ownership and I did not recognize former familiar faces at the sushi bar. I decided to order a shrimp bento box (be aware, bento boxes are only...More

5  Thank SunriseAddicted
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Dined here for the first time tonight on a friend's recommendation. Had two rolls and both were excellent. Mango ice cream dessert was delicious. Very pleasant wait staff and an intriguing menu. Seating is pleasant with plenty of parking in a strip mall area of...More

7  Thank Carlsonce
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I've eaten at Kai many times and I've never had a bad experience. My brother and I often go there for their "happy hour", which I believe is from 4:30 to 6:00. The happy hour menu is short, but it is discounted and offers a...More

5  Thank John D
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I have enjoyed this restaurant for a few years, however was really surprised on Tuesday, December 27th by the presentation and quality of the Sushi rolls. My dining companion told me that there had been an ownership change a few months back. This was a...More

7  Thank Charliie2109
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Kai is my absolute favorite for Sushi and a limited selection of other Japanese Food. The restaurant is operated by folks from Mongolia. (having been to Japan many times, I can attest to the authenticity). They are extremely nice and attentive and I have never...More

5  Thank usndoc
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped by during happy hour and had a wonderful dinner with a little saki. We had the eel roll, shrimp tempura roll, and a California roll. All were great and very tasty which we would have again. We would recommend going and enjoying their...More

4  Thank John T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 720 Saint Michaels Dr, Suite 2M, Santa Fe, NM 87505-7600
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-438-7221
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