Frequently asked questions


How many people are able to sit at Hibachi grills?

Our hibachi grills can accommodate up to 8 to 11 people per grill. For parties between 12 to 20 people, we will utilize two grills (connected) for your comfort. (Note: Weekends and Holidays are subject to exemption to be sat separately, as we must accommodate a higher fluctuation of guests during these times)

Do you take reservations?

Yes! We are able to book reservations per each location (Epping and Seabrook, NH only). A name, the amount of people, time and section you would like to reserve for is required: Epping: (603) 679-8882 Seabrook: (603) 760-2373 Reservations are not accepted 60 minutes before the requested time. You will instead be booked on the waiting list for that time of day.

Do you have gluten-free options available?

Yes, we are able to accomodate most gluten-based requests. However, the entirety of the menu is not able to be gluten-free due to the nature of the food (e.g. - Noodles). Please notify your server prior to ordering.

Do you use peanut oil?

No, we use vegetable or canola-based oils for our food.

I'm from Maine and looking for information pertaining to those locations?

The Augusta, Maine location is currently focusing on their own platform and will have their own website soon, please keep a lookout for it! Until then, their information is as follows for all reservations and take out orders: KUME - AUGUSTA 19 Stephen King Drive Augusta, ME 04330 (207) 623-8888 KUME - TOPSHAM 86 Topsham Fair Mall Rd Topsham, ME 04086 (207) 406-2359

What time does seating end?

Seating times are appropriated to be 30 minutes before the listed closing time. (e.g. - Restaurant closing hour is at 11:00 P.M., seating will end at 10:30 P.M.) Hibachi sectioned seating may end earlier depending on chef availability, as well as cleaning/cleanliness procedures.

When does your kitchen close?

While our seating time ends 30 minutes prior to the listed closing time at the end of the given day, the kitchen remains open until approximately 15-20 minutes before the listed closing time. (e.g. - Closing time is 11:00 P.M., kitchen will close between 10:40 - 10:45 P.M.)

Can I still order Hibachi even though I don't want to sit in front of the grill?

Yes! Our menu is fully available in all sections of the restaurant, including the bar and dining sections!

Is there a minimum requirement to do hibachi?

We require a 2 guest minimum, as well as a 2 hibachi order minimum (side orders not included) to sit in front of the grill. Those with medical conditions pertaining to caloric intake or doctor recommended meals, must provide a written consent note from their PCP. Any other similar issues, please inquire a manager to sort out your needs.

Can I bring my own cake?

Yes! We will happily provide utensils as well to enjoy the cake at your table!