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Toro Tei

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Kaua'i Marriott Resort, 3610 Rice Street, Lihue, Kauai, HI
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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Great place for afternoon drinks, just off the beach at the Marriott. Very informal beach bar. Good appetizers.

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Thank Frank C
Washington DC
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242 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

We stayed at the Marriott and the other pool bar/restaurant was closed for whatever reason. Didn't really have any other option so we ate here and it was good :) later we found 2 other restaurants within walking distance. Prices were high as expected. A kids smoothie is 8 bucks and its not real. The waitstaff and others were all... More 

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Thank MRFRIENDLY
Los Angeles
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Wow, we've eaten here twice and I cannot speak highly enough about it. The chef(s) are friendly and attentive. The ahi is ridiculously good. Salmon is ace, as is the yellowtail. Everything was awesome, but the poke stands out at this place. Fantastic.

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Thank Rnederhorst
San Diego
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Very average sushi menu that will please a large range of newbie sushi eaters. Get to know the sushi chef and he will make you what you like off the menu. Prices are average to high, location is not great. Staring at a wall near the dish entrance and behind the bar is not what it used to be. We... More 

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Seattle
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109 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at Chef Brice's Toro Tei for over 10 years. Marriott should move the location back to the terrace but the food is excellent wherever Brice is working. I have come to trust Brice and tell him to prepare hat he wants for us and we have never been disappointed. Sit at the bar, relax, don't be in... More 

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Thank Travelkeepsyouyoung
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

The drinks and meals are overpriced. The drinks are very weak, especially in happy hour! The location and surrounds are very pretty and we'll acted within the resort.

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Thank Janet C
Sea Girt, New Jersey
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

We eat there every time we visit this Marriott (once a year). Brice is great and makes the best sushi, so fresh and delicious. Not a big area, it's behind Kukui's bar and not very visible from the walkway, but worth searching for.

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Thank philbo507
Chandler, Arizona
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177 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Had sushi at Toro Tei the night we left and was not disappointed. Sat at the sushi bar so we could watch them make our dish. Service was very good will return.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

I was looking forward to some awesome sushi while on Kauai, but we didn't find it here! It was a little too out of the box for me (as in, inauthentic), and it really wasn't all that good. Some of my tuna pieces in the poke were too fatty to chew, which is never good. Also, the menu itself seemed... More 

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Lake Orion, Michigan, United States
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77 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Was skeptical since the restaurant was in our hotel but it was really good! We had both nigiri and cooked rolls - both great! My husband also had poke which was good. Their spicy mayo was good too. And the edamame had a chili sauce that was good too. Was very happy with not only our meal but our waiter... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaua'i Marriott Resort, 3610 Rice Street, Lihue, Kauai, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue

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