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Shakou St. Charles

312 W Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-1814
+1 630-444-0850
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“maki” (6 reviews)
“bento box” (6 reviews)
“spicy ahi” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
312 W Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-1814
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love sushi, you'll love Shakou. If you haven't tried sushi, this is a great place to come because there is plenty on the menu that you will like. This Shakou is one of five restaurants and they definitely are not only at the...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My family and I went to Shakou for lunch and got bento boxes, appetizers and drinks. The food was deliscious. Our server was extremely nice, helpful and efficient. The decor and atmosphere are very relaxing and pleasant. Can’t wait to go back!

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

It was date night .... The wife pick Shakou I knew it was a sushi place but I agreed I don’t want to eat anything not cooked !!! We choose to sit at the bar and eat And the bar tender heard my complaints about...More

Thank Mark052865
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

I felt bad for my son and his date and another couple. Homecoming dinner can be a fun treat out, time to act like adults in a fun “fancy” place. Thanks Shakou for ignoring them the entire evening and rushing them out of there. They...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Freshest Sushi in this area for sure ! Plus so many other options on the menu for those who don’t like sushi - one of my favorites is the spare rib with fresh vegetables

Thank JodieR56
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Had a wonderful early dinner. Tuna Tartare, maki rolls sushi, and sweet chili chicken katsu. Delicious!! We also enjoyed drinking their sake offerings. The sushi offerings were fresh and well prepared. The service was friendly and efficient. A very pleasant, surprisingly good experience. We will...More

Thank Jourman
Reviewed May 10, 2018

This one is a hit! One of the hip happening places that you find in big cities. Great menu, very tasty. I had a sea bass and it was just fantastic! Hope to come back.

Thank BeeLittle
Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

Upscale dining experience within walking distance of everything downtown. I travel a lot and I can tell you... this restaurant is on par with anything found in Las Vegas. Do yourself a favor and have the black rice with your meal.

Thank Bob S
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

We love Shakou - great place - the owner Ed always makes sure everyone feels at home and welcomed and the Food is Fantastic

Thank JodieR56
Reviewed September 6, 2017

I wanted a different place to impress a business client and Shakou definitely made this possible. The entire menu is available for lunch which is impressive. A great selection starting with soups, salads, sushi, sashimi along with chicken, fish,pork and beef. Full service bar with...More

Thank christinehD4567YR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 W Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-1814
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Saint Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 630-444-0850
  • E-mail
Shakou St. Charles brings you an inviting atmosphere specializing in modern Asian Cuisine. You don’t want to miss the succulence, style and sophistication that is Shakou. The Shakou ninja warrior chefs, led by Executive Chef Sang Choi, have mastered the art of producing the menu’s tasteful innovations that offer something for everyone. Shakou uses only the freshest ingredients and top-quality seafood to produce traditional sashimi and specialty rolls. Shakou’s menu will satisfy sushi connoisseurs and novices alike. For the land-lover, Shakou offers contemporary versions of some Japanese classics including Teriyaki, Tempura and Katsu dishes. From the impressive wine and cocktail list, diverse dining selections and delectable desserts, everyone will be amazed with the dining experience at Shakou. Book your table today!
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