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2379 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704
+1 510-665-8000
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Berkeley, California
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523 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 241 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

I've come up with a rule of thumb for sushi restaurants...the more they rely on tempura rolls and/or rolls doused in mayo the worse the overall quality. That rule held true here at Tako. It's not bad sushi per se...the basic rolls (e.g. spicy tuna) are respectiable if not great. About what you would want for a cheap college street... More 

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Cancun, Mexico
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

I visit this restaurant to eat sushi and was very good. The attention was perfect, and they have many options to choose. It is a small restaurant but totally worthless.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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133 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2014

We went here for lunch when visiting our son. We really shouldn't have, because I so hate to go back to east coast Virginia sushi now. The seaweed salad was excellent. The egg rolls had a thin, thin crispy wrapper. The avocado, California rolls, avocado/mushroom rolls and 2 others were wonderful. We had a very sweet waitress and service was... More 

Thank Albequerque
San Francisco, California
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94 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2014

You plan a night out, dinner and a concert, pretty relaxed, right? But you planned it in Berkeley, CA on a Saturday night, so despite arriving pretty early, your time cushion is quickly evaporated by the search for parking. Still, having had to cancel a reservation at another Japanese restaurant, I'd heard of Tako Sushi, closer to our destination and... More 

Thank Rosie K
Rome, Italy
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2014

If you want some sushi and you don't wanna spend too much this is the place for you. Good quality for a very cheap price. Huge 8pieces rolls for 5$! I love the crazy monkey rolls and the salmon rolls. Good miso soup for just 1$!! Too bad it closes at 9pm!

Thank CityRambler_4
San Francisco, California
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45 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2012

A friend of mine introduced me to Tako and I'll drive from Oakland 20 minutes to Berkeley for their Oakland Roll. The miso soup is also very good, as well as the fried gyoza. I have not had anything else there, but since its down the street from UC Berkeley, it seems they have high turn over. Like other seafood... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2008

Good service, and decent sushi. But all the food I've tried here other than the sushi (teriyaki, tempura, etc) has been pretty bad.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2379 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-665-8000

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