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Taku

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35 Elgin Street, Hong Kong, China
Name/address in local language
852-25459966
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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103 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

I have been to this restaurant a few times and always like it. The service is excellent. The quality of food great and the set lunches are really good value.

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Thank Nick H
Hong Kong, China
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174 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

Good spot to pop into for some lovely Jap food ! not earth shattering but friendly staff serving good traditional food .Price point is on the mark ,not spenny but not cheap. Atmosphere is good but not to rave about ! so all good if in the hood !

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Thank Astrojoy
Dubai, UAE
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108 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Low key Japanese restaurant along Elgin Street. Get one of the booths to sit in. Food was good; large portions of edaname, fresh salad and sushi. Attentive service.

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Thank AA88Dubai_UAE
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

Paid 340 HKD for six avocado maki uneven size and consistency, a portion of below par quality crab tempura, a reasonable shrimp tempura roll and a small beer. Generally price equates to quality but this is not the case. The "warning signs" of an all you can eat Monday (I wasn't there on Monday btw) should have put me off... More 

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Thank James P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

Very good Japanese restaurant in SOHO. We've been here for lunch and we took lunch set which was delicious and affordable. If you want sushi or Japanese food definitely come here.

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Thank Kirill P
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

It has a cool vibe and music, but if compare the food with the price it's so so. The best thing is probably the Asahi being served in pints for 68HK$ still that about £5.5

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Thank Mika C
Hong Kong, China
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533 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 386 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Look, the food here is not perfect and there're probably better sushi places in the neighborhood but at HKD308 (not inclusive of tax) for unlimited sushi and sangria in the heart of pricey SOHO, you can't really complain or afford to be picky. I was here with a large group, we ordered a ton of food and jug after jug... More 

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Thank Mei L
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Been here a few times and always thoroughly enjoy it. Reasonable value and great quality. I always eat at the counter to get the recommendations from the sushi chef but only really convenient to do if you are eating as a single or a couple. Any more and conversation is difficult. My only gripe is people smoking near the entrance... More 

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1 Thank Nick H
Hong Kong, China
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43 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

Have been here twice for the weekend buffet- all you can eat snacks (edaname, tofu), maki rolls, tempura, noodles, grilled dishes and dessert. Drinks (beer, sake sangria, soft drinks) are also free-flowing. The second time, the menu felt smaller- salads and pumpkin tempura have disappeared. My biggest problem with eating here is that although it is apparently a buffet, it... More 

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Hong Kong
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My husband and I have been to Taku several times. We keep going back for the fried chicken - it's delicious. We hve found the service to be friendly and the quality of food very good. Prices are comparable (in fact better) than some of the other restaurants in the Soho area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Elgin Street, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Central
  • Neighborhood: Central
  • Phone Number: 852-25459966

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Staying in Central

Neighborhood Profile
Central
When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The area widely known as Central is the major financial hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open late into the night and there just happens to be a street party every weekend. Although everything seems to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of quiet, hidden gems. Nestled between office towers are wet markets and some of the city’s oldest restaurants dating back to the 1960s. Feeling a bit overwhelmed? Retreat from the crowds by exploring beautifully restored historical buildings and even a green oasis of botanical gardens.
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