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1253 Penman Rd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-3669
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 10:30
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is incredibly delicious and the service is wonderful. After living in Japan, I was eager to find a Japanese restaurant whose food tasted like the real thing. Tomo fits the bill.

Thank nadia p
Jacksonville, Florida
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122 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

First time visit and wasn't disappointed. Arrived just after they opened for dinner and was seated promptly. Ordered several of their happy hour sushi, appetizers and side dishes. For our entrée we had the hibachi duck and squid dinner and a couple of their dinner bowl. Everything was delicious. Will definitely come back.

Thank blair12432
Atlantic Beach, Florida
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130 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

The quick review: this place has pretty good food and potential but has a few small and big hurdles to overcome to be at 4 stars or 5 stars. Before I get to food and service I would like to address the curb appeal, ambiance and marketing. The strip center needs a refresh and better lighting. Dark and shady looking... More 

Thank BrenKen1
Jacksonville, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We have been to Tomo several times and have had a wonderful experience with great food and good service. We went on a Wednesday night at 745 pm. Not crowded and ordered sushi which I enjoyed previously. Also ordered hot tea. Instead of a pot of tea the two of us got one cup of tea that was tepid at... More 

Thank amrjax
Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Fresh sushi with a great selection of specialty dishes. You can go for the traditional hibachi table but why would you? The smoked yellowtail is a must and a great presentation with the glass cover removed to reveal the "extra" smoke. Baby octopus? Yes please! Service was prompt and not obtrusive.

Thank wescoast001
Jacksonville, Florida
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I am not sure this place is as good as it used to be now that the owners have changes this year. The serve the same dishes for the most part, but they are prepared differently. I still encourage folks to try it out as it is as authentic as you can find here in Jax.

Thank Jay G
Jacksonville, Florida
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115 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I have been there twice now (April & June 2016). Excellent. Sushi is so good & quite an extensive variety to choose from. Fried rice & Gyoza are also very tasty. Full bar service. I have not eaten off the Hibachi menu, though. Owner (Al) is genuinely proud of this establishment. Authentic Japanese food. He really makes an extra effort... More 

Thank mayinfl
around the world
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Looks anhit shadynfronthe inside, but has amaizing sushi once you go inside! We went twice and would go back immediately. A lot of varieties to chose from and nice staff

Thank joyce03_11
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61 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

This place looks a bit sketchy and dark, but the service and the food are always good. We take our boys here for their choice to eat out.

Thank Shanna K
Jacksonville, Florida
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158 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2015

I agree with a prior review that the outside looks ok, and the inside looks a bit run down, but I went on a date and we set at the sushi bar. We ordered drinks and a few sushi rolls to share and the sushi staff accidentally made us the wrong roll, however, this was excellent because they let us... More 

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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
Average prices
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 10:30
12:00 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1253 Penman Rd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-3669
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville Beach
  • Phone Number: 904-372-4369

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