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Raku

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5030 Spring Mountain Rd Ste 2, Las Vegas, NV 89146-8705
+1 702-367-3511
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6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

There is no arguing that this restaurant serves great food. The restaurant is small so reservation is highly recommended or you'll end up waiting for 1/2-1hr for a table. The wait staffs are rather snobby for my taste. They make their own tofu, which is fantastic! My husband does not eat tofu period, unless we come to this place. The... More 

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52 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything I ordered was very good. Staff was great and food is fantastic. I would definitely recommend this place to friends and family.

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Thank Mario R
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Make a reservation if you can; the restaurant can fill up fast. Once inside, either go with the omakase and let the chef choose your meal, or if you know what you want, order small plates off the menu. We ordered our own small plates. All were delicious and enjoyed!

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Thank thurstonbow
Atlanta, Georgia
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134 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small izakaya so make a reservation and understand that you are going to have a major food experience for far less than high end restaurants. We went with the intention to try different dishes and enjoy the food experience that unfolded. Raku did not disappoint. Leaving the strip and venturing into Chinatown was a major success. The... More 

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El Dorado Hills, California
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Fast, friendly service. Lots of veggie and meat options. Our only complaint was no dessert.

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Carmel, Indiana
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anyone who's spent any time in Las Vegas knows the Strip is chock-full of overpriced and undergood restaurants. . .found this little gem on Trip Advisor before my wife and I's trip and it did not disappoint! As others have recommended, you need a reservation. I called a couple of weeks in advance for a Monday night and when I... More 

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Vancouver
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always hear people talk so highly of this restaurant so had to try it out. This place serves excellent authentic Japanese food. Reservations are a must. It's a small restaurant that is about 15 mins drive from the strip. Some of the things I ordered: Raku's tofu, Yellowtail carpaccio, Kobe beef fillet with wasabi, butter sautéed scallop, blue fin tuna... More 

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Thank Kenneth L
Manhattan Beach
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were not sure what to expect, but heard that chefs go here after a full night of cooking. It was magical. Everything was delicious and different and presented creatively. It was more of an adventure than a meal. This is where I hope to celebrate my birthday in December.

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Thank LSEROTA
Tel Aviv, Israel
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53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Place is away from the strip and it is not fancy. But don't be fooled by its look, the food is one of the best Japanese food i had in my life!!! It is not a sushi place, it is so special that even the soy sauce is home made (you must buy a bottle on the way out... More 

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California
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88 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Raku is the ultimate Japanese culinary experience you can have in Vegas. The service is great and the food delicious! They offer a wide variety of small dishes and also larger entrees. Reservations are preferred as the restaurant is always busy.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5030 Spring Mountain Rd Ste 2, Las Vegas, NV 89146-8705
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Las Vegas
  • Phone Number: +1 702-367-3511

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?