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Takaoka Of Japan

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305 E Superior St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-1206
+1 260-424-3183
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“scallops” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (10 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
305 E Superior St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-1206
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently dined at Takaoka. We always enjoy the food and the show. We did not have reservations and were seated in less than 10 minutes. We always enjoy the show as the food is prepared at your table. Prices are very reasonable and we...More

Thank Gary P
Reviewed December 6, 2017

This place appears dingy from the start. Service was very poor. the whole meal was confussing. appetizer was served after the main course, instead of putting the food on the habachi that needed the longest cook first, it was put on last, so everyone wa...More

Thank kwf47
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I my Daughter and Son in law went here Saturday we were seated after a short wait our waitress was very attentive and our chef was super entertaining the food was excellent. I even mastered chop sticks.

Thank Dale P
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Took almost an hour for our food after the salad. Cool seemed ok , but cooked faster food first in reverse order. Shrimp first, then fish, then chicken,steak last. First served finished eating before last persons steak even started Not as pleasant as it could...More

Thank Ken F
Reviewed September 28, 2017

We get to enjoy Takaoka at least twice every year, because it is so many of our family's favorites that we end up here for multiple birthdays. Always competent chef's, sometimes phenomenal, and always top quality food. They have combination plates like Steak and Chicken....More

Thank gmboilers1
Reviewed August 11, 2017

I think Koto may be better than Takaoka for this style of cooking and food, but Takaoka has always been my favorite. The food is excellent, the steak melts in your mouth, and everything is so flavorful. I was recently disappointed in their bartender as...More

Thank Orangiela
Reviewed August 3, 2017

this is a good Japanese cook at the table restaurant. the food is plentiful and the show is quite good (i.e., chef cooking show). somewhat on the salty side and they use a lot of onion, so if you dont want either, ask them to...More

Thank James W
Reviewed January 12, 2017

Great food....great entertainment! The chefs always make it fun to watch them cook....and the food is never bad.....very consistent!

Thank Cyndi K
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Takaoka of Japan is best enjoyed with a group of 4 or more - tables sit 8-10, and having a table of friends makes the experience fun. The chef we had had some neat hibachi tricks, but wasn't overly entertaining. His skill was definitely seen...More

Thank JamCas31
Reviewed October 18, 2016

We took our son there for his 20th birthday! We enjoyed having our food cooked at our table and all the entertaining tricks of the chef! We all had steak and shrimp, which was very good! The place is a little small, so you definitely...More

Thank Steve S
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August 27, 2017|
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Response from Orangiela | Reviewed this property |
My table sat 10, the rest appeared similar.
Doris S
February 21, 2017|
Response from Cyndi K | Reviewed this property |
Their Saturday hours are 4 PM - 10:30 PM. I would suggest reservations.
June 14, 2016|
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Response from Madyson_Shannon | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it. The food is prepared in front of you fresh.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 E Superior St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-1206
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Fort Wayne
  • Phone Number: +1 260-424-3183
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