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Kon Asian Bistro Steakhouse & Sushi Bar is an upscale Asian restaurant in Portland, Maine with a new, modern flair. They offer a fun and engaging dining experience and feature Japanese, Sushi, Thai, Chinese, and Japanese Hibachi cuisine. Kon Asian Bistro also offers customers cocktails, wine, beer, and a long list of delightful beverages.
Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion, are simply craving excellent hibachi, or just looking or new, exciting things to do in Portland, Maine, Kon Asian Bistro is an exciting restaurant to socialize and enjoy yourself. Their entertaining hibachi tables are something you won't soon, with talented and experienced chefs. The restaurant features bold red, orange and black colors throughout, and a massive gold-plated Buddha sitting at the foot of a water fountain as soon as you enter the building.
According to centralmaine.com, the restaurant’s main dining room is divided into three sections; two of the rooms are on either side of the large water fountain with comfortable banquettes and tables for four. Beyond that are two bars – one with huge flat screen TVs and another for just drinking.
In the hibachi area, master chefs act as the entertainment as well as the providers of your meal. Customers have the option of interacting with the chefs by trying to catch things in their mouth and those who are of age have the option to enjoy sake. In contrast, for private functions, Kon has the perfect room to accommodate larger parties, from business meetings to birthday parties. Upon making your reservation, be sure to advise if you’re looking to dine in their main dining room or the hibachi area.
The restaurant offers an extensive menu, from their starters such as the Gyoza (Pan fried pork dumplings) to their long list of sushi rolls, such as the Spicy Scallop Roll, Paradise Roll, Dynamite Roll and Cowboy Roll. Kon features more than 25 types of sushi rolls in just their section of Classic Rolls alone. Kon has the repuation for being among the best resturants in Portland, Maine when it comes to sushi and Asian cuisine.