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Shakou Arlington Heights

70 N Vail Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005
+1 847-749-3915
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good15%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bento box” (2 reviews)
“sushi” (7 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
LOCATION
70 N Vail Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The fab wife and I just celebrated my birthday at Shakou. We love sashimi and the rest and have enjoyed many of the sister Shakou restaurants. We ordered the "Boat for Two" ($69) and each had two drinks. It was "chef's choice" which we thought...More

Thank BarclayB3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Shakou in Arlington Heights for New Year’s Eve. There were two of us seated at a large table which was perfect as we ordered 4 appetizers and drinks to start. We needed the table space. Service was a bit uneven, our drinks...More

Thank Traveller60004
Reviewed 19 December 2017

I decided to try the Nabe Udon and Tempura Udon as takeout for fun for dinner, and I think the noodle soups have a great choice of a good variety of ingredients and a rich tasty broth! Service is also fast and friendly.

Thank Callie J
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Had several appetizers for dinner all of which were very good as was the service. Because of the incredibly loud noise level, I would only recommend this place for a couple. We had 4 in our party, and we all had difficulty hearing each other....More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Six of us gathered for a Monday night dinner. The waitress was helpful and eager to please when we asked for a few minor changes to one dish. We enjoyed the bi bim bap which was served in a stone bowl that kept it hot,...More

Thank Jerry L
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Perfect location! Enjoy the neighborhood walk before or after your meal! Fabulous date night venue. The restaurant is beautiful! Love the decor and ambiance inside and appreciate the heated outdoor seating as well. As for the food - I enjoyed two sushi rolls, Ocean Drive...More

Thank Toni M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

My husband & I love sushi so we thought we'd try the new spot in Arlington Heights. The menu was extensive. The decor was interesting...think Las Vegas club look...should have had a white baby grand piano. Music was techno & very loud...the whole place was...More

Thank jsullivan978
Reviewed 26 October 2017

As others mentioned - pretty much all the food in this restaurant is amazing. Great service and very convenient location made it our new favorite spot in downtown of Arlington Heights. Atmosphere is great, plenty of space inside and outdoors.

Thank SamP59_10
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Went for the first time last Friday evening. The lighting and decor is awesome. Music is a bit loud, but we didn’t mind at all, since we like the music. Everything we tried was delicious and the service was impeccable. Definitely would recommend and definitely...More

Thank Jeepgirl38
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We are not adventurous sushi people, but this restaurant is perfect for every one. The three of us tried a large variety of rolls and the shrimp entree along with the chocolate dessert. It was all delicious. Service is refreshingly competent and friendly as we...More

Thank Myrna S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 N Vail Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 847-749-3915
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Description
Shakou Arlington Heights brings you a trendy modern Asian restaurant featuring a "city vibe" in the suburbs atmosphere. You do not want to miss the succulence, style and sophistication of the dining experience at Shakou. The incredibly talented Shakou chefs have mastered the art of producing the menu's tasteful innovations that offer something for everyone.
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