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4149 Ming Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93309-4983
+1 661-835-7874
17:00 - 21:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun 17:00 - 21:30
Tue 11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Wed 05:00 - 21:30
Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Thu - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Bakersfield, California
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is a great place to dine. The fresh sushi and salmon are the best I have had in Bakersfield.The Bento Box teriyaki chicken and gyoza are my favorites. I also enjoy the hibachi dinners. My friends especially enjoy the sushi, always freshly made . Open for lunch and dinner.

Thank nowels1941
Philadelphia, PA
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39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

We chose this restaurant based on Tripadvisor reviews. Not one of them gave the reviews it deserved. We have eaten sushi in many cities across the states - some good, some not. But this place is hands down the best. The edamame tasted as if they were just picked. They wee served "al dente", hot, and salted just right. The... More 

Thank TakinBreeze
Bakersfield, CA
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Our 9 year old grandson asked for teppanyaki for dinner. The chef was so entertaining and the food was superb! We had chicken and steak. Other guests at the table said it was the best lobster ever. The chef also prepared a butter for the lobster which was described as superb! Make reservations for a table and enjoy a wonderful... More 

Thank Richard S
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

My family and I are from NC and i guess we are used to the fabulous Kanki Japanese steakhouse here. We were visiting my husbands family and they recommend this place. I thought this was going to be the greatest food ever from the way they spoke about it. The soup had a funny taste and my hibachi chicken was... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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154 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

We met up with another couple we like to go out with for some Teppanyaki, something that was a change of pace. I really enjoyed it. The second you walk into Tokyo Garden you encounter a very beautiful koi pond. My step-daughters really got a kick out of the fish. Our chef was awesome! If you can request someone, ask... More 

Thank AbraCadaverz
Bakersfield, California
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145 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015

This was the second time having dinner here. We were celebrating 2 family birthdays and seated at the Teppanyaki tables. The Teppanyaki chef was wonderful in his cooking and showman skills. He made our dinner experience memorable. The food was wonderful and very tasty. The wait service was very attentive and kept our drinks filled. The only thing that we... More 

1 Thank Lynn M
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2013

The good- service was great, we made reservations and didn't wait, water was never empty for long ect. The bad- prices are high (we had tempanyaki so i expect this) menu stated kids meal came with salad and soup, she was only served soup- menu stated our meal included ice cream (we were told we could buy fried ice cream... More 

2 Thank luvalexislamb
Bakersfield, California
Level Contributor
100 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2013

Went there for lunch and had both the Teppan and Sushi. This review is mixed. The Teppan was absolutely below average even for Bakersfield Standards. The fried rice was salty and the vegetables were few and overcooked. The sauces you get to dip your meat and vegetables were less tasty than at ShoGun. The sushi was surprisingly OK, although a... More 

Thank msmxtoo
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2013 via mobile

The rolls are very good. The wasabi is very fresh and tasty. We even got an order of Tako Sunomono which was excellent.

Thank Roland B
Bakersfield, California
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2012

Went to try Tokyo Garden to try their sushi which was at best average. The price was OK for sushi but prefer Izumo which is in the same neighborhood for a better price. Decor was dark and the restaurant loud. There are some Teppan tables - might try that next time but was not impressed with sushi - seems to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
05:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4149 Ming Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93309-4983
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-835-7874

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?