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2430 S Gilbert Rd, Chandler, AZ 85286-1591
480 821 3908
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Big Timber, Montana
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103 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely server was attentive to our various dietary needs and her presence added to the dining experience. I was disappointed that Pad Thai is no longer on the menu but the Pineapple Fried Rice with Chicken & Shrimp was a quite good and a huge amount of food--good the next day! What was SPECTACULAR was the Tempura Appetizer. It was... More 

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Thank mtinnkeeper
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40 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a cute little sushi/Asian fusion place in chandler. It is a bit pricey, but hey...who said sushi is cheap? The food is good and the waits are short. I definitely have other favorite sushi places but for chandler this one is not bad at all. I eat here regularly and have never had a bad experience.

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Thank Stephnp
phoenix, az
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

We used to come here a two or three years ago, bcse we were renting a home just around the corner. It was farily new at that time, and we really thought it was great value/variety/taste for the money. We still do! It was MUCH more crowded this time. We walked up (no reservation) at 5:45pm, and could only find... More 

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Thank Layaway
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225 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

We haven't been here is awhile and now I remember why. If you really know and like your sushi/sashimi this is not the place to go, but on the other hand if you like Asian cooked foods then its OK. My party of 3 dined here and a Saturday night around 7:30. The place was filled. Atmosphere very nice. Our... More 

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Thank akdeepdiver
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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100 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

The establishment is wonderfully arranged and includes patio dining. If you come for lunch early they appear a bit unorganized and it takes a while to get things moving. Some wait staff are better than others and it took longer than surrounding tables to get served. I was very pleased with my selection, it was fresh, tasty, and plated well.... More 

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Thank Deborah S
Chandler, AZ
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Otaku is an airy, clean restaurant and we've enjoyed many meals there, both seated in the dining room area and at the bar. The water generally comes with a slice of cucumber. My favorite is the squid salad; simple and tasty. We've ordered sushi and it was very good. We prefer to patronize non-chain restaurants and this fits the bill.... More 

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Benson, Arizona
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91 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I decided we wanted sushi on a Sunday afternoon and headed to Otaku because our friends praised it. It was closer to our house than our favorite sushi place in Arizona: RA. The decor consisted of fine marble, rich dark woods and similar high-end interior furnishings. We sat in an atrium like glass walled copula area with... More 

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Thank BigOhvac
Surprise, Arizona
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66 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

After looking at some reviews, and hungering for some sushi this was the choice. The location and parking is very good. The interior decor is modern, however the music seemed a little loud at 4:30 in the afternoon. The edamame was excellent and so was the spicy tuna roll. I sampled other rolls from our group and they were very... More 

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Thank Troy A
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

They don't give you plates for you appetizers, they forgot to give us wasabi. And the waiter was very slow. But the food was very good it may have just been a bad waiter but I recommend this place its very nice and not expensive.

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Thank Joseph A
Chandler, Arizona
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Otaku is our #1 choice for sushi in Chandler. The food and service are great! We went in with a group of 8, including a baby. We were seated quickly, and the service was amazing.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$29 - $31
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2430 S Gilbert Rd, Chandler, AZ 85286-1591
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Chandler
  • Phone Number: 480 821 3908
Description
Otaku: obsessed, hardcore fan, cult fan, fanboy or nerd. Originating in Japan from a polite second-person pronoun meaning "your home." Otaku in the U.S. is used much like the term geek. We have brought this obsession to South Chandler. Enjoy traditional Asian cuisine, artfully prepared. Fresh maki (rolls), sushi, sashimi, noodle dishes and omakase are just the beginning of this incredible dining experience.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?