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238 Redwood Shores Pkwy, Redwood City, CA 94065-1100
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43 reviews 43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We were looking for a different choice for lunch and saw this restaurant in a large shopping area. The parking lot was full of cars with many choices for eateries. When we entered the restaurant no one else was eating here and we should have taken this as a sign of things to come. The service was ok, menu looked... More 

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115 reviews 115 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014 via mobile

I would go back to this place. The dynamite rolls and rainbow rolls were very good. The miso soup was on par. Rolls are large. Can't say they were the best ever, but I have had a lot worse. The service was good and very nice.

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Menlo Park, California
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147 reviews 147 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

This place is decent. They have OK rolls, good terraki, but any place you can say that about it's really a good Japanese place. If you go north 5 minutes to San Mateo there are a dozen really good japanese places - ramen joints, izakaya, and one of the best sushi places around (Sushi Sam's, where they don't make rolls).... More 

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Excelsior, Minnesota
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

Definitely worth a stop! Don't let the strip mall dissuade you. The food is first class and not expensive.

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San Francisco, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

We like their dinner specials which are very reasonably priced. The ambiance is nice and they try to please customers.

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Redwood City, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

This is the Number One choice for my grandchildren, their parents and their grandparents. The variety of food is for the whole family., from sushi to the teriyake meat dishes.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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102 reviews 102 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2012

I've eaten here a number of times as I can walk to it when I stay at the nearby Sofitel. It's a local Japanese restaurant. Generally the food is OK, but nothing special. There are much better Japanese restaurants in the area if you're happy to venture further afield, but if you're in the area then this is OK.

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Additional Information about Tokyo Star

Address: 238 Redwood Shores Pkwy, Redwood City, CA 94065-1100
Phone Number: 650-631-8383
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redwood City
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Japanese

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