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Taiko

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner
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Menu

APPETIZERS
6
Tempura
6
Sesame Chicken
9
Baked Clam
8
Baked Scallop
6
Soft Shell Crab
SUSHI COMBINATIONS
18.25
Sushi with Beef Teriyaki ans Sesame Chicken
18.25
Sushi with Chicken Teriyaki and Sesame Chicken
18.25
Sushi Tempura and Sesame Chicken
18.25
Sushi with Sashimi and Sesame Chicken
REGULAR DINNER
11.95
Shrimp Tempura
9.75
Vegetable Tempura
12.5
Scallop Tempura
10.95
Beef Teriyaki
10.95
Chicken Teriyaki
11.95
Salmon Teriyaki
18.75
Lobster Taiko
11.95
Tuna Steak
11.95
Taiko Nabe
12.95
Taiko Nabe (with Udon)
SEAFOOD DELUXE COMBI
For two or more $23 per person
Kobachi
Sushi and Sashimi
Baked G. Mussel
Fish Tempura
Salmon Teriyaki
Scallop
Crab
TAIKO GOLDEN BOAT DINNERS
21
Lobster Boat
Tempura or Sashimi, Beef Kushi
21
Lobster Tempura
Sashimi, Beef Kushi
21
Kohrayki Boat
Tempura or Sashimi, Beef Kushi
21
Scallop Tempura Boat
Sashimi, Beef Kushi
FROM SUSHI BAR
17
Sashimi Dinner
17
Sushi Dinner
17
Tekka Donburi
17
Chirashi Sushi
CHILDREN'S COMBINATION
8
Beef Kushiyaki
8
Shrimp Tempura
8
Sesame Chicken
8
Rice
PRICE RANGE
$21 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed May 7, 2019

Always great food and great service. Authentic Japanese food. Long wait if you arrive a little late however lines go fast.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Lance K
Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

Just love the combo lunch/dinners and superbly fresh sushi and sashimi served at Taiko. Their Sesame Chicken is a must which is a type of karage (fried) chicken, probably one of the tastiest karage chicken we have tasted and pretty addictive. There is always a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank iluv2eatntravel
Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

I have been eating at Taiko for 30 years and every meal has always been great. Under the new management/owner I must say employees aren’t as nice and happy. And the lunch my colleague and I ordered was undercooked. We sent it back and it...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rose H
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I try to eat here every couple of weeks. The sushi and sashimi are always fresh and delicious. If you can, try to sit at the bar and if not order from the bar menu. The chefs are great and fun to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Richard P
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous food. Hasnt change quality or pricing foe over 30 years. We no longer live in Cali but visit a few times each year and its a must stop each trip. You wont be disappointed.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank gina s
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Excellent sushi. We come to eat sushi when we visit since 30 years. Portions are even bigger but quality of fish is a bit down.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Odile_12
Reviewed February 19, 2018

I'm one of those guys who doesn't like to wait in line for food, but this place is well worth the wait. When we visited the restaurant, there was already a long queue ahead of us. After 45 minutes we were shown to our table....More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Robin C
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Food: edamame were cold. Roll was way too big and filled with mayonnaise... mayonnaise in a Japanese rolls? Really? Eel taste muddy, tea was washed out and tasteless (I usually drink green tea or white tea so I know what I’m talking about) Shrimp tempura...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Flak88mm
Reviewed January 29, 2018

Seems a popular enough place with a mixed crowd, but the rice was a tad undercooked, the sashimi was sliced way too thick and served too cold, the tempura was a bit over-oily, and the whole was placed on a giant bed of iceberg lettuce...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank kimibar
Reviewed November 9, 2017

We have been to this Japanese restaurant and sushi bar several times but the quality of the sushi and sashimi of this restaurant has been so constantly good that I must write this little review to recommend the restaurant to sushi lovers. There were always...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Denise D
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