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Uoko Japanese Cuisine

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17582 17th St Ste 103, Tustin, CA 92780-1973
+1 714-838-2300
17:00 - 21:30
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Sun 17:00 - 21:30
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Tustin, California
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142 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

LOL...the quality of the fish and variety is better than the "other" business near by, offering all-you-can-eat menu. I also like the personalize service and quietness of the locale. Take your time to look at the menu and ask for the daily specials.

Thank Nicelio
Jakarta, Indonesia
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110 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Introduced by my wife who has been dining here for quite a very while. Came here for lunch. Ordered the normal Japanese dish which I could eat--no raw stuffs (but from the people who ate them during my visit here, those were good). Recommended.

Thank 4ri4
Tustin, California
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141 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2016

My family has been going to Uoko for over 20 years and we have always enjoyed it but this last time wasn't up to par. The décor and furniture hasn't changed a bit. The cushions they put on the booth benches are flattened and worn and don't offer much padding at all anymore. The service is still fast and friendly.... More 

Thank icyvelvet
Palm Bay, Florida
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716 reviews
512 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 243 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Our friends took us to dinner at Uoko this evening. It was absolutely amazing. You name it, the sushi chef will make it. I was introduced to some sushi I have never had and I have been eating sushi for years. The monkfish liver is fantastic as are the Japanese scallops. My wife does not eat fish and got an... More 

Thank JackofPBFL
Orange County, CA
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140 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

My sons and I went here for dinner and the service was quick and friendly. One son had sushi which he liked very much and he is accustomed to eating high quality sushi. My other son and I had the teriyaki chicken and beef, plus some tempura. We both liked our dinners too. I felt the prices were reasonable for... More 

Thank CAKarenOrangeCounty
Tustin, California
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

We frequently visit Uoko as its close to home and the food and service is always good. My husband loves it because they usually have Toro. It's not fancy, but well established. I'm a Spicy Tuna Roll fan- not a super adventurous sushi eater. The Spicy Tuna Roll isn't too spicy, but is always fresh and tasty.

Thank egdove11
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015

This is our "go-to" place for sushi when we want a reliable sushi experience. It's not fancy and the decor isn't anything special, but the fish is always fresh and perfectly prepared, the sushi chef is very attentive and always remembers what we like, and we never leave disappointed.

Thank hil23
Tustin, California
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100 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015

The sushi chefs are fun, creative, and will custom make you something you can't find anywhere else. They have Japanese beer on draft, and cooked/baked dishes as well. Bonus: the desert is hand made fresh every day - always something different and always devine.

Thank lizdwhiz
Santa Barbara, California
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95 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Little Japanese restaurant tucked in the corner which can be hard to spot. A nice, local restaurant with delicious food with great service!

Thank DaveWandersDotcom
North Tustin, California, United States
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2014

I am a tempura lover and Uoko has the most reasonably priced shrimp and vegetable tempura luncheon around!!! The service is excellent. The location cozy. It is located in Oak Tree Plaza. A few of us "old timers" know that the tree in the center is really a camphor tree but the developer did not think that was a catchy... More 

Thank Lucklady15

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 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: 17582 17th St Ste 103, Tustin, CA 92780-1973
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Tustin
  • Phone Number: +1 714-838-2300

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?