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601 E Whitestone Blvd, Ste 720, Cedar Park, TX
512-528-8282
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4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • 6
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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Excellent service should have been guaranteed and it was, up to a point. Somehow, one of the meals didn’t arrive on schedule, our Mongolian Beef had been overlooked. To start, we had the shrimp tempura combo which was decent. The mains were the aforementioned beef plus chicken with sesame... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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Austin, Texas
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Austin, Texas
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77 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Excellent service should have been guaranteed and it was, up to a point. Somehow, one of the meals didn’t arrive on schedule, our Mongolian Beef had been overlooked. To start, we had the shrimp tempura combo which was decent. The mains were the aforementioned beef plus chicken with sesame sauce. Both were tasty and enjoyable and the Asahi beer complimented... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Used to be Japanese with a great lunch deal, super deals on fresh sushi etc ... Then partnered with somebody who added Chinese in the mix ... Staff barely could communicate ... Ask for pepper and salt ... Ha .... Food got cheaper and worse ... Never again?..

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San Francisco, California
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I arrived at 5:30pm on a Sunday, no crowd, so the kitchen was not backlogged. GOOD The staff is pleasant. The prices are low. The location near the Steam Train... that's it BAD I ordered edamame that arrived over cooked - no snap to the pods. The favor had been cooked out of this veggie. I then ordered the Egg... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

It's called Tokai Japanese Hibachi and Sushi. We expected to go in and sit around a hibachi grill and watch them cook our food. I guess the hibachi grill is in the back. They have Pepsi instead of Coke. Service was average. Soup tasted horrible. The rest of the food was average. The restaurant seems worn out and dingy. It... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

I stopped in for a quick late lunch/early dinner and was the only person in the place, yet the service was still subpar at best. I had the tiger roll because it said the fish was cooked and seeing as how empty the place was and the fact you couldn't see the fish (the sushi bar window is blacked out)... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

To start with horrible server, salad was drenched and they said they make them ahead so they are all that way. We started eating our sushi and found bone after bone in it. The server argued that it was in a fish that was not even in our roll!! No sushi knowledge at all.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

Finally stopped in this spot after driving past it a million times. Pleasantly surprised with a huge garden salad with nice ginger dressing, great salmon sushi, tiger roll was fabulous, enjoyed long horn roll, and New Orleans roll was good too. Staff friendly. Did not try any hibachi foods but def will return for sushi in the future. Pleased to... More 

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Round Rock, Texas
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

Good quality sushi, fast service. Miso soup is good. Not too busy, so it has nice quite atmosphere. Convenient location just of FM1431 (Whitestone).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

Fabulous Service and Delicilous High Quality Food makes this the premiere Japanese restaurant. The decor and plating is simple and beautiful while the food is outstanding along with the superior service from staff. A must for any sushi fan. Five Stars all the way around.

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Bertram, Texas, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2012

the food was great but i don't care to much for the owner giving me 2 year old the EVIL EYE bc he was being a little bit on the loud side NOT A FAMILY RESTAURANT ! ! !

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 601 E Whitestone Blvd, Ste 720, Cedar Park, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Cedar Park
  • Phone Number: 512-528-8282

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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