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Kenichi Pacific Sushi & Pacific Rim

Keahou Shopping Center, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 98626
+1 808-322-6400
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (107 reviews)
“carpaccio” (6 reviews)
“pepper steak” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Keahou Shopping Center, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 98626
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great traditional sushi spot, Kenichi makes you feel welcome, and Allison is an awesome bar tender. good times every time!

Thank David R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Appeasing atmosphere, we came in later after the rush crowd dissipated. Our server was chic and friendly. My friends enjoyed their sushi, and although my Spider roll left flavors asking for more. Regardless, the evening was enjoyable for friends relaxing with some Hot Sake and...More

Thank IMJetlagged
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Our timeshare is right across the street so we walk to and from anytime of the year, December, June, etc. They are very accommodating. We had a party of 8 last visit (Dec 2017). But decided to have 4 parties of 2, as it was...More

Thank Jazzed51
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic dinner here after having a really really bad service at Shionos Kona. Babelin (not too sure of the spelling) took care of us and had a fantastic attitude and a Spot On service. We had the Unagi (Eel) Bowl , Rainbow Roll...More

Thank Dominic L
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

After reading such TripAdvisor ambivalence about this restaurant we were unsure. But we walked from the Sheraton (TripAdvisor was way wrong so we walked 1.6 mi not .9) and took our chances. So we delighted in the daily special of spicy tuna and avocado roll,...More

Thank Ann D
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Had a very nice sushi dinner with the entire family. Not too pricey for sushi and the quality was very good. The staff was very friendly but overworked (it was a holiday so maybe some folks had the night off) so the service was slow....More

Thank Rmitch1956
Reviewed 29 December 2017

For our final day, we ate a delicious variety of lunches: fish, vegan, chicken and steak! All were wonderfully prepared and done with fresh veggies. I loved the Ginger Beer I ordered without alcohol. Our waiter was attentive and kind. We saw people looking at...More

Thank Jdicarlowagner
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We have been here twice for Happy Hour. the Sushi is very good and inventive. Everything tastes fresh.

Thank bg102102
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner on a Sunday night at 830pm so the place was quiet, only 3 tables. Our server was very courteous and attentive and gave good advice on the menu. However the food was very disappointing. We ordered the Ono daily special and...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner, craving sushi one night. I was a bit skeptical when served, looked okay but was warm not even cool. Made mention to waitress, no concern to her. I touched the normally cool glass housing the raw seafood, warm to the touch. A...More

Thank Steven R
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24 May 2015|
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Response from Boyshe | Reviewed this property |
5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., but get there a little early, it fills up quickly. There are only about 4 tables and a bar inside and 4 to 5 tables outside.
24 May 2015|
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Response from betteskid | Reviewed this property |
I am not 100% sure - perhaps 5 pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Keahou Shopping Center, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 98626
    (Kamehameha III)
  • Public Transportation: Keauhou shuttle It's new, Open-Air 44seat trolley type shuttle. Between Keauhou and Kailua town eight times aday.
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-322-6400
  • E-mail
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