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Shakou Arlington Heights

70 N Vail Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-1431
+1 847-749-3915
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good13%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“bento box” (2 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
“sushi” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
70 N Vail Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-1431
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with another couple Decor was clean upscale and luxurious Service was good volcano sushi green dragon sushi and tempura calamari all excellent Had chililean sea bass delicious and the short ribs memorable Would definitely return

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Decor here is a little too much, unless your are a space jockey. Food was only average, but pricing was above average - not a very good value for the price paid. Several of these are]Lund the area, not sure if they are all the...More

Thank RielyC
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

The fab wife and I just celebrated my birthday at Shakou. We love sashimi and the rest and have enjoyed many of the sister Shakou restaurants. We ordered the "Boat for Two" ($69) and each had two drinks. It was "chef's choice" which we thought...More

Thank BarclayB3
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We went to Shakou in Arlington Heights for New Year’s Eve. There were two of us seated at a large table which was perfect as we ordered 4 appetizers and drinks to start. We needed the table space. Service was a bit uneven, our drinks...More

Thank Traveller60004
Reviewed 19 December 2017

I decided to try the Nabe Udon and Tempura Udon as takeout for fun for dinner, and I think the noodle soups have a great choice of a good variety of ingredients and a rich tasty broth! Service is also fast and friendly.

Thank Callie J
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Had several appetizers for dinner all of which were very good as was the service. Because of the incredibly loud noise level, I would only recommend this place for a couple. We had 4 in our party, and we all had difficulty hearing each other....More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Six of us gathered for a Monday night dinner. The waitress was helpful and eager to please when we asked for a few minor changes to one dish. We enjoyed the bi bim bap which was served in a stone bowl that kept it hot,...More

Thank Jerry L
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Perfect location! Enjoy the neighborhood walk before or after your meal! Fabulous date night venue. The restaurant is beautiful! Love the decor and ambiance inside and appreciate the heated outdoor seating as well. As for the food - I enjoyed two sushi rolls, Ocean Drive...More

Thank Toni M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

My husband & I love sushi so we thought we'd try the new spot in Arlington Heights. The menu was extensive. The decor was interesting...think Las Vegas club look...should have had a white baby grand piano. Music was techno & very loud...the whole place was...More

1  Thank jsullivan978
Reviewed 27 October 2017

As others mentioned - pretty much all the food in this restaurant is amazing. Great service and very convenient location made it our new favorite spot in downtown of Arlington Heights. Atmosphere is great, plenty of space inside and outdoors.

Thank SamP59_10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 N Vail Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-1431
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 847-749-3915
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Shakou Arlington Heights brings you a trendy modern Asian restaurant featuring a "city vibe" in the suburbs atmosphere. You do not want to miss the succulence, style and sophistication of the dining experience at Shakou. The incredibly talented Shakou chefs have mastered the art of producing the menu's tasteful innovations that offer something for everyone.
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