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West Bay Road | The Ritz-Carlton, Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman
(345) 943 9000
Today
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Visitor rating
  • 37
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Phenomenal service; great food

I went here with my fiance the night after our engagement. The staff was absolutely excellent from every standpoint. The menu was well explained and the food was fresh - I can definitely recommend the conch appetizer. More important than the food, however, was the service, which was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 11, 2015
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Charlottesville, Virginia
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Charlottesville, Virginia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I went here with my fiance the night after our engagement. The staff was absolutely excellent from every standpoint. The menu was well explained and the food was fresh - I can definitely recommend the conch appetizer. More important than the food, however, was the service, which was impeccable. Our EXCELLENT server, Chantale, brought us a free custom "congratulations" dessert,... More 

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Grand Cayman
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Amazing sushi, gorgeous setting and outstanding service. What's not to love. This is a good treat for a birthday or special occasion.

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Smithtown, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

The hallmark of fine sushi restaurants is the freshness of their fare. Ideally, the fish should be less than 24 hours old, with bright, un-dulled flesh, firm texture, and no trace of fishy odor. Curiously, the physical appearance of the establishment can be quite varied, for great sushi eateries run the gamut from dilapidated basement cellars to upscale, glitzy modern... More 

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Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We ate here twice. They were two of the best sushi dinners we have had. They had local dishes we had not seen elsewhere. Our favorites were the local conch ceviche, wahoo sashimi, and the Caribbean snapper sashimi. Really great food. Restaurant was a little dark, but they bring lights if needed. Highly recommend. Small place - make a reservation.

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Ibiza, Islas Baleares, Spain
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

probably one of the best sushi and sashimi I ever had, all the fish cuts are executed at the perfection or almost, nice combinations of flavour and color, everything was very well balanced. Good choices of sake and wine. I've been there twice, great service the first night, not the best on the second.

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San Clemente, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

From start to finish the experience at Taikun was tops. The service, the ambiance and the presentation were exactly what one would expect while dining at a Ritz Carlton. I have enjoyed sushi at fantastic establishments around the globe perhaps equal to Taikun but never better!

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Leon, Nicaragua
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45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

When the sake menu contains more options than the nigiri menu, you know you're in for a treat. The place is appointed in a flamboyant elegance, and the service is unbeatable. Make your dinner very special, and try Taikun.

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George Town, Grand Cayman
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I have been to Taikun a few times, and each time I find myself wondering how I could spend so much and receive a mediocre experience. Don't get me wrong, the food is great--I especially love the sushi there. If you enjoy trying sushi, this is one of the best places to get a fix in Cayman. However, unlike the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Must try the Omakase tasting on Wed night (reduced price). Everything was delicious and staff was gracious and helpful. My husband went in skeptical and came out living Sushi!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This little restaurant is tucked away in a small lounge by the lobby of the Ritz. The roll selection was creative and delicious. The waiter recommended the local catch usuzukuri and it was to amazing!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: West Bay Road | The Ritz-Carlton, Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cayman Islands  >  Grand Cayman  >  Seven Mile Beach
  • Phone Number: (345) 943 9000

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?