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Daiko Japanese Restaurant

400 Derby Ave, West Haven, CT 06516-1004
+1 203-392-3626
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
11 Mar 2017
“GREAT SUSHI”
15 Apr 2017
“Food was delicious”
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:15 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Sushi, Japanese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
400 Derby Ave, West Haven, CT 06516-1004
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

We went to Daiko Japanese Restaurant for dinner and the moment that we walked in, we were greeted by Jerry-San, the owner and sushi chef, who was behind the bar. We noticed a large group of regulars and Jerry called everyone by name. We ordered...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Went after work with friends, who had been here before, amazing!! My new favorite sushi bar!!! The staff was great and the fresh variety of sushi was fantastic!!

Thank OLynn78
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We had a delicious meal of udon noodles. They were made nice and chewy. For desert, they have a great selection of Mochi ice cream; strawberry, chocolate, green tea and mango. The wait staff and owner are very accommodating.

Thank Gloria W
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Omg I pass this area all the time and never realize there was this Japanese restaurant there so my friend daughter who loves Japanese food sushi I should say just like me had me stop there and oh my god what I have been missing...More

Thank Toni T
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We were staying with friends in Orange, who have been going here for years. The sushi was very fresh and a good variety of different rolls. We had takeout only due to our 6 month old needing to be in bed!

Thank Charlie E
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Right in Rt34 by the Yale bowl so easy on and out. Nice place inside very nice staff. Sushi was average. The tuna seemed a bit fishy. I still liked the place and would come back

Thank TonyLovesToDineOut
Reviewed 14 July 2014

See comments for Jerry's San's. Same exact place - not sure why this place has 2 separate entries. Rich to sushi ratio is off, anything besides salmon & tuna is not fresh or quality. Had seafood stir fry noodles and wow that was disappointing. I...More

Thank YanKnowsGoodFood
Reviewed 30 November 2013

We did takeout (family's regular) the night after Thanksgiving. The sushi dishes were wonderful; the ginger-fried chicken had no detectable ginger and was just a tad overlooked. Overall, this is a great and reliable place for Japanese takeout.

Thank jaseaton
Reviewed 19 April 2013

Best sushi in the New Haven area. Been coming for years and sushi is fresh, atmosphere inviting and pleasant and other food on the menu is equally good.

Thank Beshle
Reviewed 26 March 2012

We have been going to Jerry Sans (Daiko) since they opened. Their food, especially the sushi, is always of the finest quality and is always fresh. They have unusual sushi specials every day. They have an extensive menu - I especially love the Sukiyaki and...More

Thank SBaumDerby_CT
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:15 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Derby Ave, West Haven, CT 06516-1004
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-392-3626
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