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Chako Barbecue Izakaya

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163 York Blvd, Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3B4, Canada
+1 905-889-7898
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17:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:00
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Mon - Thu 17:30 - 00:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 15:00
Fri 17:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 00:00
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Ontario
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with our family and had a great time. All the food was so much fun to make and so tasty. The overall experience was awesome and we will definitely return. If your with a party of over 6 people then I recommend ordering everything on the menu. You will have more than enough. If your under 6 people... More 

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Thank ladybugs07
Richmond Hill, Canada
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226 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is large and clean. The staff were helpful. The barbecue was fun to do. The sushi was average at best.

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Thank Alex H
Toronto, Canada
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45 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is very noisy and their fan system only redistributes the smoke around, there is no proper evacuation. If you go there leave your coats inside of your car, otherwise you'll smell barbecue for days. Waiters kept on forgetting our order and would not change a single time the grill we were using (became all black with the burnt... More 

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Thank Claire11110
Toronto, Canada
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108 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

How this place passes health inspection is beyond me. There is not proper circulation . You will breath in smoke worse then any second hand smoke you will ever see. Your cloths and hair will stink. This place is alive only becauase it takes the leftover customers that cant get a table at the other restaurants around it. Food is... More 

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Thank ashman13
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Came here with friends from Richmond Hill. At the first sight it´s in my opinion a korean BBQ with a beautiful interior. We ordered a mountain of food (My friends fault) It all tasted well and fresh. I especially liked the lychee drink! Ordered at least 3 glasses of that stuff. Furthermore it was a fine ambiance, staff was okay... More 

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Thank Splimmie
Toronto, Canada
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I went here with my wife.She was there 2-3 years before and suggested we go.The place was quite smokey from the BBQ`s.They could use a better exhaust system.The food was O.K. The service was fine,but they could be more friendlier and smile a bit more.The staff seemed cold.For the money of the all you can eat(25.99p.p.),I expected better.We will not... More 

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Thank TomCho
Richmond Hill
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We had a wonderful business lunch. The Japanese selection and the BBQ selection was varied. The yaki-soba (fried noodle) could do with a bit less oil.

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Thank Chungsen L
Toronto, Canada
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111 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Fast and friendly service. The sushi rolls were not the greatest but the meat/fish to put on the table grill was fresh and delicious. We would like to return again.

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Thank PasationTravellers
Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

If you like to socialize while bbq'ing right at your table, this is the place for you. A fun evening in that respect. A typical Korean BBQ where the burners are on each table and you cook your selection of meat and vegetables. Quantities of each are quite good (we were 3 adults dining out). Limited selection of sushi rolls... More 

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Markham, Canada
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109 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Went with family who've never tried Korean BBQ. They were a little confused at first (what to do, when do you know it's properly cooked, etc) but loved the concept of cooking your own food. Especially the kids - who were entertained for much longer than other restaurants. There was a variety of meats and they were all seasoned nicely.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue, Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 York Blvd, Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3B4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Richmond Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 905-889-7898

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?