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Roka Akor -- Skokie

4999 Old Orchard Ctr, Skokie, Skokie, IL 60077-1450
+1 847-329-7650
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“maki rolls” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (25 reviews)
“bento box” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
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4999 Old Orchard Ctr, Skokie, Skokie, IL 60077-1450
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 5 July 2018

Four of us from out of town had a lunch at Roka Akor and we were pleased with the tasty food that we ordered as well as the prompt and efficient service. We had the vegetarian and the tiger shrimp tempuras as well as the...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We were really impressed with the service and food! The steak was so tender and served cubed on a sushi platter. We loved the different play on mainstream entrees. We will be back!

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Visited with friends for dinner and drinks. Our serve was fantastic - very welcoming, eager to serve. Enjoyed several rolls, drinks and sake. Would definitely return if in the area

1  Thank BuenosNachos2
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Came upon this awesome restaurant in Skokie as I was in pursuit of the endenturement of a female canine companion. This led to me to experience a few glasses of Wandering Poet chilled Sale which followed with a delicious Bento box made for an amazing...More

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Beautifully presented plates with fresh fish carefully garnished and served with unique sauces. Lovely porch-style area off dining room was available earlier in the evening. Main room was crowded and noisy. Wine while not a generous portion, was good and served in a very large...More

Thank BSolom
Reviewed 18 February 2018

This place is so good!! Get the sushi and the steak. Everything is of the best quality. The steak is seasoned very well. The ambiance feels like a five-star restaurant. The staff are very nice.

Thank Elliott P
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We frequent Roka Akor, mostly because we are obsessed with good Ramen Noodles, and this place has some of the best we've had. They seem very trendy, but they are actually incredibly kid friendly. We have taken our 10 month old and 3 year old...More

Thank Raisinany1
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This is a very nice upscale place to eat sushi and some Japanese / Asian dishes. There is not a huge selection of maki rolls but you can find your favorite. IMHO - some of simple maki rolls are overpriced but I guess presentation costs...More

Thank FusionPhoto
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Roka Akor takes the Japanese grill to a new level. The dishes are elegant and delicious, and the staff takes the time to educate you about your choices.

Thank lennatravel
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

As an entrance I had a delicious maki roll suggested by the waiter. Then she had a T bone steak probably one of the best I have ever eaten. Was actually the best food of my trip

1  Thank Porly R
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Questions & Answers
10 February 2015|
Response from Thomas O | Property representative |
Absolutely, I am away from the restaurant today but please feel free to reach out to me tomorrow as I will be back for the entire day.
10 February 2015|
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Response from Thomas O | Property representative |
Hi Brian, We've addressed the issue regarding the smoke from the Robata Grill and would be more than happy to accommodate you and your guests here at Old Orchard. Please feel free to give us a call at 847-329-7650 and we'd... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4999 Old Orchard Ctr, Skokie, Skokie, IL 60077-1450
    (Old Orchard Ctr & Skokie Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Skokie
  • Phone Number: +1 847-329-7650
  • E-mail
Roka Akor is a premier Steak and Sushi restaurant; featuring Prime Steaks, Seafood,and local produce grilled to perfection over an open flame on a traditional, Japanese Robata Grill. Additionally, Bon Appetit Magazine recognized Roka Akor as one of the "Top 10 Sushi Spots" in the U.S., Praising the restaurant for our beautifully prepared sushi and sashimi platters. The adjacent Roka Bar features house made, seasonal shochu infusions and signature cocktails in contemporary, relaxed surroundings.
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