since 1988

Special business hours 

Monday 11/23 open for lunch and dinner

Thursday 11/26 Thanksgiving Day closed all day

Please order using our online ordering system. Just click ORDER ONINE in the navigation bar and start ordering!

We accept CASH and CREDIT CARD.

Pickup guests : please call us 973-744-4144 when you are here. We will bring your order out for curbside pickup. For cash payment, please call us at 973-744-4144 to make sure your order is ready before coming inside.

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

Founded in 1988, Dai-Kichi is the oldest established Japanese Restaurant in the charming village of Montclair, New Jersey. For thirty two years, Dai-Kichi has been loved by generations of local crowd as their favorite destination for Japanese food. 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.'”   


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: 4pm9pm

Monday: Closed

TuesdaySaturday: 4pm9pm

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