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Toyo Japanese Restaurant

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1463 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1410
+1 510-843-3768
11:30 - 14:30
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 21:30
Mon 05:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
Wed 17:00 - 21:30
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Nelson, Canada
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

This is a cozy little place doesn't look too exciting from the outside, but the service and prices are good. We enjoyed our meal.

Thank KootenayBliss
Rugby, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2015

There are many superb restaurants in this part of Berkeley, but this isn't one of them. The "seafood soup" had lumps of salmon in it and nothing else -- very monotonous. The teriyaki salmon was dry and overcooked.

Thank David L
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258 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

Setting: Right on Shattuck at the side of CVS pharmacy. Parking could be difficult. Simple setup and straightforward menu. Decor is wood and a little worn off. It is more the daily sushi rather than a place for a romantic dinner. Lots of daylight. Food: Raw materials are very good and fresh. They have decent traffic. We are always happy... More 

Thank Fernando B
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75 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2013

Just a quick review as I ducked in here for lunch with modest expectations. The place looks pretty beat-up but I had an intuition the food was good from the interesting menu, and the fact that it had been there for quite a while and couldn't survive otherwise. One miso soup, spicy albacore roll and a rainbow roll later, I... More 

Thank MauiAgainPleaseUk
Florence, Italy
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2012

Tiny place, but cozy with excellent food and good service.

Thank leaozinha

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$10
Japanese, Asian
Restaurant features
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
05:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1463 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1410
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-843-3768

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