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“Amazing Sushi Menu”
Review of Kona Kai Sushi

Kona Kai Sushi
Ranked #356 of 2,521 Restaurants in Honolulu
Price range: US$35 - US$45
Cuisines: Sushi
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Good for: Business meetings
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: 12th Ave
Reviewed 22 October 2013

We were recommended to this Sushi Restaurant by friends as a place that really offered some great Sushi entrees...we weren't disappointed..!!

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Thank Sue M
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Reviewed 5 September 2013

For weeks we've been trying to make reservations at the restaurant from 10 am in the morning until 8 pm the same day.
When you call the reservation number - the mailbox is full. I left my phone number at 10am. It's now 8pm and no one has called.
I've called 8 times today and the mailbox is still full.
My husband called 2times...no luck... Very frustrating!

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Reviewed 15 April 2013

In the space formerly occuped by Sushi Ichiban is a delightful new sushi izakaya, Kona Kai. Located in the Kaimuki neighborhood, it stands out as probably the best Japanese resto there. The small dining room is darkish with paintings of fish on the walls. The ambience is meh. There is no hint that the lunch to be served would be so memorable, unless you start to notice that the room is filling up fast. We are here early after hearing good vibes from former patrons. At lunchtime there is usually plenty of metered parking in the adjacent lot.
The lunch menu is basically a choice of 4 entree selections: Two sushi sets, one sashimi set, and one combo prime rib-sushi set. The prices range from $14 to $20, which is higher than most would consider for lunch. The dinner menu is also available; the patrons next to us ordered the no-published-price, say-stop, omakase sets. Tea, miso soup, salad, and a daily special appetizer are included.
I had the sushi set consisting of generous servings of high quality fish and seafood and premium rice. Compared with the sushi I recently ate in Seoul and Taiwan, this selection was better tasting and better prepared.
Because of the many sushi orders, the service can be slow. Each order is prepared by the single sushi chef.
I will be back--but will also tell my relatives and friends.

Thank alohatripper
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Reviewed 26 September 2017
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