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18 W Market St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-2103
+1 801-519-9595
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (359 reviews)
“sablefish” (13 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 W Market St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-2103
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In my personal opinion this place has fresher fish than other sushi places I’ve been to in Utah. The salmon nigiri was fresh and fatty, every roll we ordered was delicious (our favorite is the ceviche roll) definitely try it out!

Thank Paulina E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Takashi has a choice array of fine foods for your enjoyment in a comfortable although small setting close to everything downtown Salt Lake has to offer. They are open for lunch from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.and then again at 5:30 for dinner at which...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Takashi is no secret in SLC. Short wait and worth it. Food and atmosphere were both fantastic. Pricing was comparable to most sushi joints.

Thank Christyles13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved Takashi so much I ate here 2x on my trip. There are lots of options for sushi lovers & non-sushi lovers alike. Be sure to get the fried shishito peppers. Both times the wait was an hour, but so worth the wait and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m not the world’s biggest sushi fan, but these guys have done it to perfection. Not a single item they served was anything short of excellent. Not on the menu but they do a Vegas Roll. It’s awesome! But we expect good food always. These...More

Thank Poobah_47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For sure not the #1 restaurant in SLC. That title should go to Copper Onion. And the front desk staff was not friendly after a long wait. Our waitress was. Will not return.

Thank LoveToTravel0007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Takeshi in Salt Lake City is a surprising treat for both it’s wonderful food quality as well as the amazing and friendly service the staff provides. The menu has a great selection of sushi, sashimi, and various Asian entrees. My favorite was the rice less...More

1  Thank Paris F
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Takahashi was rated in the top five restaurants on TripAdvisor so we decided to give it a try on a recent visit. It did not disappoint. The food was scrumptious, the environment lovely and clean, and the bar next door provided a great space to...More

Thank HKMays
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for the best sushi restaurant in Salt Lake, this is it. Try the torched sablefish. You won't be disappointed. It melts in your mouth.

Thank kjf27
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

The line starts befor the doors ever open...30+ min before. Need I say more?! Truly amazing and definitely worth the wait.

Thank Kristy W
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December 22, 2017|
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
You may want to ask that question from the restaurant directly. I would not know. Sorry.
Joan B
November 13, 2017|
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Response from Dennis F | Reviewed this property |
Closed on Christmas Day.
December 22, 2016|
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Response from Semun H | Reviewed this property |
This place is crowded... reservation is advised esp if you have a big group
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 W Market St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-2103
    (Approx. 350 South between Main and West Temple.)
  • Public Transportation: Conveniently located between both "Gallivan" and "Courthouse" TRAX (light rail) stops.
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-519-9595
Takashi pushes the envelope of contemporary Japanese cuisine, presenting unrivaled sushi and sashimi along with innovative small plates and hot entrees in a memorable downtown setting.

Whether you prefer a bar side seat with a view of the action at the cutting boards, or a cozy table for two, our friendly and knowledgeable servers will guide you through the menus, the specials board, and our excellent collection of premium sake, beer, wine and fabulous specialty cocktails.

WHILE MOST SEATING IS ON A WALK-IN BASIS, we do offer a few early reservations through Open Table.
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