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Taste of Tokyo

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9842 Resthaven Dr, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 3E6, Canada
+1 250-656-6862
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SIDNEY BC, Canada
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173 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

'we decided to go to the TASTE of TOKYO again for a Saturday evening BUFFET, and we arrived at 6.00 pm. Luckily we had reserved the seats, since it was completely full and the people were standing in line. It was obvious, that they could not handle this amount of people, since the orders came very slowly, and not as... More 

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Thank Hermann B
Victoria, Canada
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116 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had passed this place many times but never eaten there before so we decided to try the Saturday evening buffet. Neither of us are great fans of Japanese food but the buffet had a good range. We took our time and sampled almost everything and it was good but not overly tasty - I much prefer spicier South Asian... More 

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Thank yonze
Washington
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I love this place, been here 3-4 times. Great food, reasonable prices, very fresh fish, good service but....and for me this is big, they don't always open in the afternoon (4:30 supposedly) when they say they will, like yesterday for example, 4:50pm, totally dark interiors, no signs on, no door notice posted, nothing, i waited another five minutes and went... More 

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1 Thank Capt_Musubi
Tsawwassen, Canada
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211 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The food was medioce and the atmosphere is not Japanese. A typical Japanese place who is playing on the West Coast love of Japanese food

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1 Thank Jim B
Victoria, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I came in on a busy lunch, restaurant looked pretty full so I decided to get take out. There was 1 waitress working by herself which would explain the slow service. I felt really bad for her running around by herself until I heard her yell at the sushi chef for taking someone's order. Then I felt bad for the... More 

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1 Thank kellysmithyyj
nanaimo
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Go for lunch frequently, never had a disappointing meal. Service is always excellent. Really enjoy their tempura.

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1 Thank kebo999
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Everything is great. Their pho is amazing. It was the best I have ever tried in Canada so far. Their sushi is very good too. Very fresh. There are so many things on menu. I will definitely try everything!

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1 Thank Claire K
Vancouver, Canada
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101 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The store it's a little bit dated. There is that antique smell in the store. The food was ok. The staff is nice. There are plenty of parking outside the store.

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1 Thank AsiatripWQB
Edmonton, Canada
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34 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

One of many resturants in sleepySidney by the Sea onVancouver Island.Good service. Peaceful small clean place. Delicious sushi

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1 Thank eyespyabike
Canada
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Meat was tough, portions smallish for the price. Quality was OK, but there are better options in Sidney for Japanese Food. Atmosphere and service were nice.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9842 Resthaven Dr, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 3E6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Sidney
  • Phone Number: +1 250-656-6862

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