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Ikko Japanese Restaurant

735 Baker St, Ste C, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-4349
+1 714-556-7822
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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LOCATION
735 Baker St, Ste C, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-4349
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11 - 20 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 11 October 2013

Restaurant was small and cozy. Went here for an anniversary dinner and it did not disappoint. Had the omokase dinner and we got to watch the chef prepare all of our dishes.

1  Thank dky1717
Reviewed 27 August 2013

This place is traditional in ever sense of the word.... Don't expect rolls on the menu, or soy sauce on your table. They grate fresh wasabi to order, and it will blow you away. Luckily I went with a friend who is Japanese to show...More

1  Thank chasetravelbug
Reviewed 28 July 2013

This is the best sushi ever! The appetizers are good (edamame, radish salad) however, go straight to the nigiri. Tip: no need to ask for soy sauce or wasabi, as it is not served. Why? You don't need it! The fish on rice speaks for...More

1  Thank jenniferbw1973
Reviewed 11 July 2013

The food is delicious. And I met this young Japanese server and stayed with me for the most part explaining how to cook the food and educate me on the different dishes.

1  Thank Michael O
Reviewed 12 May 2013

I had an excellent meal at Ikko. The restaurant is very small, about eight tables and the sushi bar. Reservations were recommended and we were glad we had them as the restaurant filled up within minutes of our arrival. There were three servers, so there...More

1  Thank OtherJFK
Reviewed 18 April 2013

Sushi in this place was very fresh and really really good. I don't think I ate such great sushi in years. It is a small place and off the grid, but the food was great. I will come again.

Thank Xaxun
Reviewed 27 October 2012 via mobile

Every dish is meticulously prepared and presented beautifully. The sushi just might be the best I have ever had. This is not a place if you are looking for rolls. The menu has many traditional and interesting combinations of foods and flavors. They also fly...More

Thank hifreqtrav
Reviewed 20 July 2012 via mobile

Was there on a Friday night (you need a reservation for this place for sure). Small restaurant but not cramped, not rushed to order food. Four of us ordered a bunch of appetizer and sushi. Appetizers ranging from 10 to 15 dollars each. Sushi about...More

Thank yellowplum
Reviewed 30 March 2012

When I go to Costa Mesa I usually stay at the Marriott residence inn which is very very close to the IKKO. I've passed by it many times overlooking the small sign of the restaurant. One day I decided to stop and give it a...More

Thank AndreaGuidoBiasi
Reviewed 6 February 2012

Some of the best Sushi I've had anywhere. Restaurant is small and tables are at a premium. I sat at the counter and service was great. Menu is large and it's a bit difficult to narrow down what you want to order. My suggestion is...More

Thank AmericanNomad70
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 9:45 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 9:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 735 Baker St, Ste C, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-4349
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 714-556-7822
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