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660 Cookman Ave, New Jersey, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7104
+1 732-775-1020
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (128 reviews)
“meatloaf” (20 reviews)
“tempura” (8 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
660 Cookman Ave, New Jersey, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7104
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited Taka with friends who had recommended the place. Everything about the restaurant was superb, the decor, the menu, the service and the food! Our waiter was very helpful. We ate a number of very tasty appetizers which were reasonable sized portions such that...More

Thank ForbesB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sushi quality was ok. Rolls were interesting but too complicated for my taste. Definitely pricey. Great atmosphere- wish the food matched it.

Thank 2000cl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anytime we visit Asbury we make a point to go to Taka! They are always on point with food and service. Nothing more to say!

Thank 258michaeller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Taka is a great sushi restaurant. Very fresh and tasty. I consider myself a sushi snob will only eat at certain restaurants and this is one of them.

Thank mjw428
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

So we’ve been here twice now - once during the hectic dinner hours and once more this weekend during the quieter lunch time. Definitely worth eating here if you find yourself nearby and craving for a little bit of Asian food. I tried the lunchtime...More

Thank jesingson
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

At a table of four, each person thoroughly enjoyed his or her dinner. The meatloaf I had was served in a pot, with onions, gravy, rice and green beans. It was outstanding! My husband loved the salmon dinner, my friend’s short ribs were tasty and...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 6 June 2018

A favorite for years, now in expanded, elegant space. Outdoor seating limited, but indoor rooms are spacious and relaxed. Always great service and drinks. Plenty of cooked food if you have a mixed party (sushi lovers/haters, even meat dishes). Never disappoints -- but be sure...More

Thank revilo80469
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Stopped in for a mid-week lunch. The lunch special seemed like a great deal and the rolls were fantastic. We also ordered a noodle bowl which was huge! Service was friendly and a seat by the window was great for people watching.

Thank smushie
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Was told about this place by a friend. Fancied some sushi tonight and this place didn’t disappoint me. Very nice staff great atmosphere and very agreeable food. I asked for a roll that was not in the menu and it was no problem to make...More

Thank David O
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

What can I say that has not been said.......Manhattan caliber Japanese fusion and sushi in NJ. Just freakin go!

Thank johncc776
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Steve H
4 June 2016|
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Response from Chrissy B | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Unless it's a really early dinner.
18 April 2016|
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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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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
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Japanese specialties, tapas, sushi and japanese inspired entrees.
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