We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Restaurant TAO

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Deurningerstraat 17 | 7514 BC, Enschede, The Netherlands
310534320106
Website
Today
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Wed - Mon 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

172 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 46: English reviews
Enschede, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
53 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a unique experience in Enschede; but not only for people from here, I don't remember myself having such a great time in a Japanese restaurant in another place. From service, to food, the complete experience is really worth the price.

Helpful?
Thank superismiti
Level Contributor
9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live in Enschede and frequent the restaurant often. In restaurant dining is an option and take out also. The quality of the offerings are excellent and authentic - of the level you would find in Japan. For in restaurant dining reservations are always needed. The chef menu is always a desirable option.

Helpful?
Thank Mary B
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located opposite the train station , this little japanese place is a gem in enschede. Its busy on a weeknight which is a good sign. The food is modern japanese with a fair variety of sushi and sashimi for a place about as far inland as one could get in the netherlands. Service is a little sporadic with a lot... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lionel C
Enschede, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Take away too. A little difficult to make a reservation. The menu is a good option, you can have it with fish or meet.

Helpful?
Thank LBonino
Netherlands
Level Contributor
14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We had a wonderful "Chef's Choice No.2" menu. The staff is very friendly. They take time to answer questions. The atmosphere is very relaxed. The Lobster was our favourite, but everytging else was great too. Its not cheap but reasonable affordable.

Helpful?
Thank Oialt65
Enschede, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
79 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

This time, after about 2 years since our last visit we were a bit disappointed. The service was good and friendly, yet the time in between ordering and receiving was longer than desirable. The food was very good, but not as wow as we remembered. Perhaps we were unlucky... Ah! And we ended up leaving with a strong smokey smell... More 

Helpful?
Thank DavidAdvis0
Paris, France
Level Contributor
170 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Great food and atmosphere. Makes for a nice, special night out. The prices are a bit expensive, yes, but nothing unexpected for high-quality sushi. Very kind waitstaff. Reservations mandatory. We will return.

Helpful?
Thank Jessica M
Enschede, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
162 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Been here several times with the family. Prices are higher than normal, so keep that in mind. Also, I suggest you call to make a reservation. All the food is great! They have individual meals or group meals also. I had the Oysters once and was unhappy with them because they only had Lemon juice and Salt/Pepper for them (No... More 

Helpful?
Thank Steve D
Level Contributor
26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

Food is very fresh and tasty. Very high quality food. It is always busy and cozy. I recommend, to make a reservation. It is an expensive resturant. The staff are just ok. I will go there often.

Helpful?
Thank Helia B
Twyford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
125 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

Great sushi with a very large range to choose from. If oplanning to go at a peak time make sure you book as it gets busy. The staff are more than willing to mix and match dishes if you feel like additional variety. Check their opening times they caugh me short on several occasions.....

Helpful?
Thank uh2239

Travelers who viewed Restaurant TAO also viewed

Enschede, Overijssel Province
Enschede, Overijssel Province
 
Enschede, Overijssel Province
Enschede, Overijssel Province
 

Been to Restaurant TAO? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Deurningerstraat 17 | 7514 BC, Enschede, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Overijssel Province  >  Enschede
  • Phone Number: 310534320106
Description
Japanese cuisine, Sushi

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Restaurant TAO staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?