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€€ - €€€, Japanese, Sushi
Strada Calinescu George 49 | Sector 1, Bucharest 011692, Romania
+40 371 184 961
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ramen” (28 reviews)
“tempura” (6 reviews)
“katsudon” (3 reviews)
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Pub, Japanese, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
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."
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3. Japanese Chef and Partner
" Cosy place and beautiful people."
Diana T
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1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although we order a bottle of wine, the waitress did not understood and brought us by the glass. Two times! Really there is a language barrier.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NorthStar166165
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were together with my wife to have lunch on Saturday afternoon. Although we were booking for 2 people, we received a high, rather inconvenient table. Food did not take long, but I waited for a fork, I went to pick up myself. The waiter...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ValiMV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was to eat to kanpai because everybody told me the food is very good.the Ramen with seafood was very good and vegetables tempura!but spaghetti japan wasn’t so good.i didn’t like the plates are from ikea the are european style you can not put in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Roxana B
Reviewed 5 November 2018

My experience with Kanpai was unexpectedly sad. I'd heard good things about it, so I went there with high hopes. I ordered Seafood Ramen and I literally received a bowl full of noodles with a very lonely shrimp in it. I frantically searched for his...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Andreea H
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

I ordered some ramen soup and sushi at home. I have to say I read many reviews recommending the ramen, as it’s so authentic and ehatever. It is not. Pros: - superb sushi rolls, big pieces wih a lot of meat and delicious rice -...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dianarsn
FAFLEI G, Owner at Kanpai, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2018

Dear Diana, Thanks for your review. For sure the ramen will the more tasty and authentic served in the restaurant! All the best, Kana and Gabriel

Reviewed 7 October 2018 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.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank H2081UOnicolep
Reviewed 30 September 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Stefan S
Reviewed 21 September 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ciquitta
Reviewed 21 September 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Adi P
Reviewed 20 September 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Andrada I
FAFLEI G, Owner at Kanpai, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

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

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Questions & Answers
8 December 2018|
Response from FAFLEI G | Property representative |
hello, Yes. We will open on 27th . All the best!
30 September 2018|
Response from Stefan S | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$34
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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
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
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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