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) #4 of 86 Restaurants in Asbury Park ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
660 Cookman Ave, New Jersey, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7104
+1 732-775-1020
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (116 reviews)
“meatloaf” (17 reviews)
“tempura” (9 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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660 Cookman Ave, New Jersey, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7104
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Reviews (236)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great Sushi, fun atmosphere, creative menu. The food was fresh and the presentation and service were excellent

Thank zebaet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would give it a 4.5. It's hard to be perfect, but they come pretty close. Nice atmosphere, good service and delicious food. We had the seaweed salad, oyster mushroom salad and spring salad. We weren't crazy about the spring salad but the other 2...More

Thank REGirl1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had three rolls and the shumai dumplings at Taka. All of the food was delicious. We had a nice waiter and the outdoor seating area is great.

Thank MeraKi25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The fish is super fresh. The sushi is dynamite ! Great atmosphere. Go upscale or casual - great feel to the restaurant. Good happy hour ! Great bar staff !

Thank pjaquinto
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Wentt to Taka on Mothers day. Rservations were easy and service was good. They have a good variety in terms of menu selection. I like it as many restaurants have a huge sushi menu but not Taka. The appetizers like the vegetable tempura and calamari...More

Thank UniversalTraveler58
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Went here on a rainy weekend. The meat loaf was suggested many times so went with that entree, rather than the usual sushi. It came hot in a pot and tasted very good. Mashed potatoes came on the side. Enjoyed it with a draft of...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

I really enjoy sushi and this place has my favorite. The pork and shrimp dumplings are a great start but sushi rolls are the star. The place is well designed and the bar is classic. The one complaint is the reservation system which is by...More

Thank Rpie99
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

If you manage to get there, a few drinks and appetizers at the bar is a wonderful excursion on Saturday afternoon. Ryan the bartender has entertained us for the past year. Ask for him!! Had amazing gin martini shaken with ice crystals huge olives (3)....More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 30 April 2017

gave these guys another chance but once again they came up short. If you can't get the rice right for your rolls then nothing else really matters. there is no care to the "craft" of sushi here. best go elsewhere where they care deeply about...More

Thank tartufobianc69
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A bit of a backstory here- I use to work for a Japanese company, and we would eat authentic Japanese food daily. We are talking homemade Bento Boxes, Dashi Broths, Onigiri, daifuku, etc. etc. Due to this I have high standards when it comes to...More

Thank Allie R
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Steve H
Saturday night in June is the plan. Should we make a rez? Would like to sit outside.
4 June 2016|
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Response from Chrissy B | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Unless it's a really early dinner.
What is the lunch menu?
18 April 2016|
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Response from przatacorn |
Thank you for your helpful answer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 660 Cookman Ave, New Jersey, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7104
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Asbury Park
  • Phone Number: +1 732-775-1020
  • E-mail
Japanese specialties, tapas, sushi and japanese inspired entrees.
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