419 Colorado St
Austin, TX 78701
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Kenichi, a hot Austin restaurant in the warehouse district, is the premiere spot for Contemporary Pan Asian Cuisine & World Class Sushi. The outstanding menu includes the freshest fish & sushi available and a variety of steaks & wild game including Kobe beef & Texas-raised Sika Deer. Kenichi is one of the hippest, most energetic scenes downtown & is the proud recipient of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence for its impressive wine & sake lists. Kenichi also recently received the prestigious Zagat Award. Kenichi's fabulous sushi & bar Happy Hours are available Sun. & Mon. 4:30 to close & Tue.-Fri. 4:30 to 6:30. And join Austin's wine expert, Greg Steiner, at Kenichi's new Sake Wine Dinners-a divine four course meal served with exquisite sake.
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Customer Reviews (83 reviews)


on Citysearch Nov 29, 2009
I used to really enjoy coming here. Whether it's for pre-drink before hitting the town with a group of friends or just some fresh sushi. Well sadly the sushi isn't quite so fresh anymore and the professionalism is... (more)

Number 1

on Citysearch Oct 21, 2009
I went here reluctantly with a friend during happy hour. Pretty effing good. Cheap beer, delish food from the kitchen, - gotta try the lamb skewer--!! I got some rolls, Sapporo, skewers, even a pickle dish! I spent $30... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 08, 2009
Sushi is goin bananas and Kiyomi is ridiculously funny!!! My bf had the filet and he licked the plate. Kobe tataki was melt in the mouth! Love it, love it love it!!! I think I'm addicted...... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 27, 2009
So far this year, I have visited 13 US cities eating sushi along the way. I dined at Kenichi's a few weeks ago and I have to say that the food is incredibly fantastic. I couldn't get enough of the Red Snapper and Salmon Roe... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 15, 2009
I've been here a number of times before going to the bars and it's a great place to pre-drink and have a little sushi but I'm a little sad that they've taken a few of my favorite things off the menu like the quail! Sad day.... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 15, 2009
Needing to meet a friend for a business meeting downtown at Kenichi's was just suppose to be just that; a business meeting. But after the bartender greeted me like a regular customer, I knew I was in for a surprise.... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 13, 2009
kenichi gets a bad rap. while i like my rolls a little simpler, not so much stuff piled on top of them, they are quite yummy. my favs are austin style sashimi, the calamari, and the kobe with the sambal chili butter.... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 10, 2009
I took a girl on a first date here. Lance was our waiter. He had wonderful suggestions for all courses and even made me look good despite my inability to order sushi. Though we enjoyed everything we had, two things off... (more)


on Citysearch Mar 09, 2009
We went to kenichi because a friend wanted sushi and it was nearby. I do not recommend this restaurant. the sushi was average and the prices were honestly ridiculous. Go to almost any other sushi restaurant and you... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 07, 2009
Tried this place 3 times now to give them a shot, but have determined this place is WAY WAY overpriced for the quality and quantity of sushi you get. My wife and I both were very disappointed. We've eaten sushi all over... (more)
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Recent Comments

little pricey, but very good location. party downtown and late night sushi is always good... (more)
toyoto, Apr 28, 2011

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