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Tabento? Sushi & Sake

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1525 Mesa Verde Dr E, Ste 112, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-5221
714-545-0600
Today
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • 3
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  • 2
    Very good
  • 0
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  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Off the Beaten Path Location - Cool Place, Good Sushi

Really enjoyed their creative happy hour specials - sushi tacos, etc. Loved the portable blackboard presentation of the specials. The chefs were very cool. A solid recommendation - not the greatest sushi restaurant i have experienced, but solid and proximate.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2011
GoBears90
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Southern California
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Huntington Beach, California
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153 reviews 153 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

I usually go there for lunch to have their lunch specials that range from $10-$15. They usually have 3 selections and all of them are good. I know that it is not the cheapest place to go for lunch, but I think it is all worth it because of the quality and quantity of food and the authenticity. I think... More 

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Southern California
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

I'll keep this short... The sushi/sashimi/tuna collar was way overpriced. I've had way fresher in less than stellar Japanese locations. Boom! Headshot!

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Southern California
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13 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2011

Really enjoyed their creative happy hour specials - sushi tacos, etc. Loved the portable blackboard presentation of the specials. The chefs were very cool. A solid recommendation - not the greatest sushi restaurant i have experienced, but solid and proximate.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2011

what a wonderful find! This is a hidden treasure. The rolls were very creative in taste and presentation. The service was excellent. We were celebrating birthdays and the waitress very kindly made this wonderful crepe filled with fruit and ice cream. It was so thoughtful and made my kids birthdays extra special. I would highly recommend seeking this restaurant out.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2009

Great Sushi. And they show surfing videos.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2009

When I can't get into Ango Tei, i go here. This is a great alternate.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1525 Mesa Verde Dr E, Ste 112, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-5221
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: 714-545-0600

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?