Definitely not my favorite. Teriyaki shrimp bowl was bland and the spicy mayo is nasty. The sushi is the only saving grace, and it's really good.
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If the owner is there, the food is fabulous. If you see a college student behind the counter then the food is pre-cooked.
As for sushi and Korean food in Cookeville, Taiko is the best, hands down. But, yes, they do have their issues. They are not kid and non-sushi eating people friendly. We went with a party of eight and had one child who was a picky...More
Great sushi! Personal favorites are the Trump Roll and the Cookeville Roll. Servers are young, possibly college kids? However, pretty good service! I would recommend.
I get to Taiko, about 3 to 5 times a year. I started going there about 6 years ago. I have yet to have a bad meal or bad service there. I can say that I do absolutely look forward to my meals there. The...More