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Tsukasa Of Tokyo

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$$ - $$$
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561 N Milwaukee Ave, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1557
+1 847-816-8770
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
Closed now
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2015

Great food and great wait staff. We reserved a room and my conference attendees had a great time. The chef's are very entertaining.

Thank Melinda B
Northbrook, Illinois
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2015

I came here with a group of co workers for a staff dinner. We had 10 or 11 of us, and had a hibachi table! Lots of cool fire tricks, and the best fried rice you will ever have! Also you gotta catch the broccoli in your mouth when the chef throws it at you! It was a very fun... More 

Thank Jordan S
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194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2015

There are a number of places near here (Rokbonki, Benihana, etc) where the chef cooks your food in front of you and this is one of the larger places. There is a vibrant bar area with a lot of seating both at tables and at the bar. The dining room is quite large with tables of around 7-8 chairs at... More 

Thank KenL60089
Wheeling, Illinois
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111 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2014

It is always fun to take the Grandkids to Tsukasa. There are a lot of "chop-chop" restaurants around, but we think this is among the best. The food is prepared to perfection. The kids love "the show". The cooks are very friendly and know all of "the tricks" including turning the onion into a train with smoke coming from the... More 

Thank Steve-the-paperman
Omaha, Nebraska
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2014

I enjoyed the Sushi and the chicken teriyaki. I sat at a regular table but the hibachi tables looked like a lot of fun

Thank sald310
Vernon Hills, Illinois
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

I live near Tsukasa, so I go there several times a year. All of there food is good but I have to order their sushi, whenever I go. It is the best I've had in the northern suburbs. If you like sushi, you have to go here to try theirs.

Thank bearsman54
Saint Charles, Illinois
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186 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2014

Tsukasa of Tokyo's service is benihana-style. The staff is efficient and entertaining, ingredients are fresh and the menu & wine list both have plenty of choices. You'll really enjoy your visit here. However, be aware that your clothes will be infused with the scent of everything cooked in front of you. Good for business or a date night if you... More 

Thank AngieB253
Venice, Florida, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2014

I know everyone has been to Ron of Japan or Behihanas, and Tsukasa is similar,but I think they have perfected the style. From the Miso soup to a wonderful take on fried rice,topped by a number of entrees prepared tableside you will be sated.and,of course entertained.

Thank JeffreyGray2013
Illinois City, Illinois
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2014

The sushi is fantastic along with the creativity of their rolls. The hibachi cooked food is a favorite of my kids. They love the teriyaki steak and fried rice. Never a bad choice when eating here.

Thank BeachesAreForMe1967
Orchard Park, New York
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84 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2014

I have been to Tsukasa several times and the food is always very good. The preparation of the food is always entertaining. It is a fun place for groups and families.

Thank Susan P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 561 N Milwaukee Ave, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1557
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Vernon Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 847-816-8770

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