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Japanese Restaurant Haku

Narva maantee 55a, Tallinn, Estonia, Tallinn 10616, Estonia
+372 5631 4547
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“sashimi” (5 reviews)
“king prawns” (2 reviews)
“tofu” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Narva maantee 55a, Tallinn, Estonia, Tallinn 10616, Estonia
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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the food. Great service and atmosphere. I would highly recommend it and I will be going back

Thank Murray R
Reviewed April 15, 2018

This small restaurant reflects the Japanese strive for simplicity and perfection. The decor is minimalistic but each detail is carefully planned. We were told by a Japanese friend that Haku was the best Japanese restaurant in Tallinn and it is really true! The food was...More

Thank annehe
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

We were with 6 of us. At first we didn’t believe a good quality of food could be served here; to simpel to small. But never judge a book by its cover as they say. Very good food; sushi, sashimi, steak, king prawns etc etc....More

Thank Salvagepeet
marju b, Owner at Japanese Restaurant Haku, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Thank you so much for such a nice comment! You are always welcome back!

Reviewed March 5, 2018

Haku is one of the few proper Japanese restaurants in Estonia and the most "fine dining" of them all. It is quite small and managed by a Japanese-Estonian married couple. It's small size and popularity have forced it to only accept guests with reservations, so...More

Thank Heikki S
Reviewed February 17, 2018

We were here for Lunar New Year dinner, welcoming the earth dog. The previous reviews are largely correct, so I won't do a basic description. It's a simple, not super-fancy place, but it is still much fancier than the prices! Food is completely authentic to...More

Thank Aethelred
marju b, Owner at Japanese Restaurant Haku, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2018

Thank you for a such a nice comment! You are always welcome to visit us again! With best regards Shuichi and Marju Shiraihsi

Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

The food is brilliant! Very thought through and perfect in every little detail. You can really taste that it is prepared by a true and proud Japanese who knows his food. The produce is fresh from Japan mixed with local Estonian gems. The chef who...More

Thank Reesa P
Reviewed November 21, 2017

I wanted to visit this place since the first time I heard they opened two years ago, suspecting that it's an undiscovered gem. But regrettably never got around to it. Now that it's been discovered by many more people with those awards this place recently...More

Thank Kalle L
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Haku, beloved Haku… it’s much more pleasant to write about the winners, isn’t it? Who haven’t heard yet, I inform this Japanese restaurant has won three categories of the gastronomic competition Silverspoon 2017: Best International kitchen, Best Chef and Best Service. I remind that the...More

2  Thank Kristina J
marju b, General Manager at Japanese Restaurant Haku, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2017

Thank you Kristina! We very appreciate your review! Thank you very much! We have just a passion to serve the best food as we can and to make customers feel comfortable and relax at our restaurant. You are always very welcome to back! Thank you...More

Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

If you are alittle bit of a foodie go here! The prawns i had as apetiser was just amazing! i thought i had ate such before but now i have a totally new standard to measure against! As main dish i had duck and it...More

Thank Kim A
marju b, Owner at Japanese Restaurant Haku, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2017

Thank you very much such a nice review! You are always welcome back! Withe best regards, Shuichi and Marju Shiraishi

Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I visited Haku. We heard that at Haku restaurant you can truly experience a Japanese cuisine and atmosphere! Guess what? It's the best Japanese restaurant that I have ever been in Nordic Europe so far! Nice cozy place with all possible decorations...More

Thank dvnhnk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $17
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Narva maantee 55a, Tallinn, Estonia, Tallinn 10616, Estonia
  • Location: Europe  >  Estonia  >  Harju County  >  Tallinn
  • Phone Number: +372 5631 4547
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Welcome to authentic Japanese restaurant in Tallinn! Restaurant "Haku" is a cosy place to enjoy authentic Japanese dishes and atmosphere. Restaurant "Haku" Japanese chef comes from Hokkaido, Japan. Before he worked as a head chef in Japanese embassies and michelin stars restaurant "Bulgari". Restaurant "Haku" offers variety of traditional Japanese food as: sushi, tempura, tonkatsu and don dishes.
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