since 1988

We are open on this Saturday July 4th 4-9pm

We are currently taking orders by our online ordering system only. Just click ORDER ONLINE in the navigation bar and start ordering. 

Attention : pickup guests - pickup on Valley Rd. Curbside pick up is available most of evening. Please wait on the street or in your car.

Our priority is the safety of our guests, employees and the community. 

Please note our temporary business hours

Lunch 12-2:30 pick up only T-F      Dinner 4-8 pick up/delivery T-Sun                               Monday Closed

Please stay posted for updates.


     Founded in 1988, Dai-Kichi is the oldest established Japanese Cuisine Restaurant in the historically cultural town of Montclair, New Jersey. For thirty one years, Dai-Kichi has been revered by the local crowd as a delectable destination for Japanese cuisine. In recent news, Dai-Kichi has received multiple accolades and impressive reviews from well known restaurant rating agencies. For three years, beginning in 2009, Dai-Kichi has consecutively won a Best of Essex “Reader’s Choice Award.” Furthermore, the International Restaurant Rating agency, “Zagat,” has recently written that “’High quality’” sushi and ‘unique’ rolls make this Upper Montclair Japanese restaurant a “local favorite.'”   BYOB  


608 Valley Road
Montclair, NJ 07043 (973) 744-2954
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We are currently taking online orders only. Just click ORDER ONLINE in the navigation bar above and start ordering!




Sunday, Monday: Closed

TuesdayFriday: 12pm2:30pm

Saturday: Closed


Sunday: 4pm8pm

Monday: Closed

TuesdaySaturday: 4pm8pm

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