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Takumi Japanese Restaurant

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4222 E Towne Blvd, Madison, WI 53704-3704
608-663-3899
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11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 1:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 39
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 0
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Sushi on the east side of Madison

Service and food are always good. A little pricey, but when you are eating art, you get what you pay for.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
Butch R
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Madison, Wisconsin
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Madison, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Service and food are always good. A little pricey, but when you are eating art, you get what you pay for.

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170 reviews 170 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

One of the better Japanese places in Madison for the price. Always pretty consistent here. Both my wife and I had the bento box, me beef and her salmon. I would've liked mine more med rare than med well, but a bit my fault for not saying so as I ordered but like them to ask also. It is beef.... More 

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Mosinee, Wisconsin
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

What I love most about Takumi is that it serves great quality well known Japanese dishes. The soba noodles are great & the sushi is first rate.

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Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
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39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We are regulars here - we love the sushi. We always have a very positive experience. We recommend this place for sushi on the East Side. They are crazy busy on weekends, so plan on being patient. But it is worth it.

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Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We stopped in with a few friends who had been here previously, but it was my first time at Takumi. We were a bit disappointed that the hibachi chef was off for the night (it was his daughters bday or something) but that was the only negative about my first visit to Takumi. Hibachi was still available but ,are in... More 

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Madison, WI
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Takumi consistently has friendly and efficient service, and, for me, the best sushi in Madison. New to sushi? Try Takumi's fresh rolls: spicy salmon, spicy tuna, California, Philadelphia, tempura shrimp, or the special rolls that are larger or wrapped in cucumber. If you like sushi, they have an amazing selection of fresh fish flown in especially for them: whitefish, tuna,... More 

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Madison, WI
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Ate at the hibachi grill last night and enjoyed delicious soup and salad, but before they began preparing the main entrees we were disturbed to see an insect scurrying across the edge of the grill. I'm not sure exactly what it was, but my boyfriend was convinced that it was a cockroach. I was really surprised to see a bug,... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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167 reviews 167 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

First visit and the last. Had dinner with a close friend who lives nearby and highly recommended the place. He eats there frequently. We ordered a special tuna plate my friend always orders as did he. We had the salad with ginger dressing which was good as was the soup.The main course was however bad! The tuna was spoiled. I... More 

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Cottage Grove, Minnesota
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63 reviews 63 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Great food. Great service. The hibachi chef was very entertaining. We tried the Philadelphia roll and the spicy tuna. Both were awesome. The hibachi meals were very good as well. The hibachi rice was well worth the extra $1. Great price for a great meal.

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Brookfield, WI
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

We stopped for lunch and were very pleased! I particularly liked the eel & avocado roll. YUMMY! Nice atmosphere with friendly service.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4222 E Towne Blvd, Madison, WI 53704-3704
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: 608-663-3899

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
1:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?