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Taiko Japanese Restaurant

5000 S Croatan Hwy, Ste 6, Nags Head, NC 27959-8500
+1 252-449-8895
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (63 reviews)
“miso soup” (5 reviews)
“spring rolls” (5 reviews)
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5000 S Croatan Hwy, Ste 6, Nags Head, NC 27959-8500
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sorry there is no pic of the food- it was just too good to stop and take a photo. Hands down this is the best sushi place we have ever eaten at. Lava Roll and Phoenix rolls are so flavorful - beyond anything I’ve ever...More

Thank Jturnerfnp
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This is BY far the BEST Hibachi the OBX has to offer! The rice is so soft and fluffy and i never finish my food and i eat a lot! Clear soup is the bomb and sushi on point!

Thank brandyspencer1226
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is a place that the locals love to go as well as tourist when they discover it. Never had a bad meal from any item on the menu.

Thank leary4
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed family meal with 3 kids after spending the day at beach. Located on strip mall, it is one of the few places that was still open, the other place being a Chinese buffet that looked average. Glad we opted for Taiko. The staff was...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 13 September 2017

My wife and I went on a mini road trip from Corolla to Nags Head to try this restaurant. It was recommended by a co worker who said that this was the "best sushi on the beach". He wasn't wrong. The nicely decorated, cool restaurant...More

Thank rathercook
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Have dined here 4 times now and each time was excellent great selection of sushi and other fare. Excellent service and very pleasant atmosphere

Thank brianbollwage
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We went twice in a week - very good; loved the special combination rolls. The tsunami - tuna and avocado - dish was fantastic!

Thank Elliottsmadre
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

It was "okay". As a first generation Japanese American, it wasn't really authentic japanese sushi. The tamago (egg) was not fresh nor good; had a weird after taste if freshly made or one of those prepared packaged tamago you can buy at the store. The...More

Thank kandj01
Reviewed 26 June 2017

My husband had tuna sushi and salmon sushi but I had fried rice with chicken and shrimp. Everything was great. Our server was very sweet and gave us prompt service.

Thank Harriette C
Reviewed 27 May 2017

I decided to try this place for sushi while I was staying in nearby Kill Devil Hills. It is located in a shopping mall area with plenty of parking, It is a small to midsize restaurant. I ordered the sushi lunch special for $8.95 (best...More

Thank Bridgette R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5000 S Croatan Hwy, Ste 6, Nags Head, NC 27959-8500
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-449-8895
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