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Kanpai

€€ - €€€, Japanese, Sushi
Strada Calinescu George 49 | Sector 1, Bucharest 011692, Romania
+40 371 184 961
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ramen” (18 reviews)
“katsudon” (2 reviews)
“tempura” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Pub, Japanese, Sushi, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Strada Calinescu George 49 | Sector 1, Bucharest 011692, Romania
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Kanpai
1. Izakaya Ramen
" The ramen here is excellent and I suggest getting the shoyu ramen."
Luca P
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2. Sushi Fusion or Classic
" the sushi is leaning toward asian fusion style."
ranic0
See reviews that mention best sushi in town
3. Japanese Chef and Partner
" Cosy place and beautiful people."
Diana T
See reviews that mention cosy place
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1 - 10 of 100 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is very good but it takes forever to arrive. We waited to at least 45 minutes until the first course arrived.

Thank Nicole P
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We went there for lunch, haven't had decent Ramen in a long time so why not try this place. The building is really nice, the dining room is simple but has a really good vibe, casual and trendy at the same time, a view on...More

1  Thank Jo_OTP
FAFLEI G, Owner at Kanpai, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2017

Dear JO, Thanks for your kind review and for visiting us! Kana and Gabriel

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a brilliant pork ramen, some chicken with rice and, of course, sushi! The food is fabulous and despite the high prices U should most def. try it. Seats are not that cosy as the restaurant is quite small but the food is worthy! Come...More

Thank Stefan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was a really nice experience!! Best sushi in town and Tom Yam soup was delicious!! I will come back very soon!!

Thank ciquitta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good sushi and ramen, very good service. Great atmosphere and friendly people, highly reccomended.

Thank Adi P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there because my friend said it belonged to a japanese owner and the online promising. The price is way too high for what they offer. The sushi was good, I must admit. My friend said that the Yokohama ramen she ordered was also...More

Thank Andrada I
FAFLEI G, Owner at Kanpai, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Andrada, Thanks for your review.Is right , I'm Japanese and also we have 2 japanese chefs both of them in our kitchen from upstairs ( where we cook the ramen , katsudon etc) We have in the menu Classic Katsudon and Katsu-Curry .. Thanks...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

The best sushi in the town , i try one dish from hot kitchen kata yakisoba it was awsome and for sushi plate i try maki tempura plate also this it was fresh and tasty. Verry good experince .5 stars for the waiters also

Thank Alex C
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We were a party of 5 including 2 kids. I had good references of the place so we tried it. We had no reservation but we were happily seated upstairs. The waiter took our order for drinks and sushi. We only asked for some sushi...More

Thank redivan666
FAFLEI G, Owner at Kanpai, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Dear Redivan666, Sorry fir that the waiting time was so long. We will check carefully whats happened. Kind regards!

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Been here on the search for new japanese restaurants in Bucharest. We ordered some chicken skewers, Yakosoba and some Premium selection eel maki. The overall tast of the food was ok but it was not japanese at all. The skewers tasted like any skewers around...More

1  Thank Christian K
FAFLEI G, Owner at Kanpai, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Dear Christian, Thanks for visiting us. We asked our Japanese chef about what you mentioned in review; So; - Although soba means buckwheat, yakisoba noodles are actually made from wheat flour, and are typically flavored with a condiment similar to oyster sauce. - Yakitori is...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious however the tables were small and it made the place feel crowded. The staff can be rated as 4/5 but everything else was excellent.

Thank Hldd2323
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Calinescu George 49 | Sector 1, Bucharest 011692, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Bucharest
  • Phone Number: +40 371 184 961
  • E-mail
Description
Izakaya restaurant with japanese chef and partner . Large selection of sushi , ramen and other japanese delights. Cozy place , bar and great music!
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