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Takamatsu

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5532 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85712-4926
+1 520-512-0800
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Sandia Park, New Mexico
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal, great service. We've eaten Korean food all over the US and Korea and this is some of the best. We've visited many times and it's always good.

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Tucson, Arizona
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147 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Hands down-this is the worst food I have eaten across America. Oh dear god, I almost vomit thinking about it. The servers are rude and insolent and the soup-I ordered the vegetable soup with Udon noodles--was horrible. The noodles and veggies were way overcooked and the broth tasted like dirty dishwater-bubbles included. I also ordered the egg rolls as an... More 

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Casper, Wyoming
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76 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

We were greeted right away and wait staff was very patient as we tried to understand the full menu. There was a lunch buffet which we looked at but we choose to order off the menu. The buffet had a varied selection. I had never been to a restaurant where I cooked my own food in the center of the... More 

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Thank drmueller07
Rochester, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

While on a business trip, our hotel recommended this restaurant as it was nearby - the staff's recommendation was spot on! The food was excellent (I had the shrimp tempura and my husband had a rice & beef dish) and the service was fantastic. Would go again.

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Thank Dena H
Sunnyvale, California
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5 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I have had dinner here a few times and food always delicious...service was great. Haven't been since before the FIRE but we came in last werk for lunch buffet. Was extremely dissapointed. Food was left out too long. Nothing fresh. Most bins were empty. Crusty layer over all food and sushi had no taste and rice was hard. I don't... More 

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Thank christinaf150
Tucson, Arizona
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Takamatsu is the most confusing restaurant of all time… The blonde bartender serves more tables than the waiters and waitresses do You damn well better know your Japanese cuisine terminology or the hostess will kick your butt The outside of the restaurant looks like an old Japanese building, the inside looks like a cafeteria The Asian chicken wings glow in... More 

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Thank Lily B
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84 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

It was our first time to try the buffet in Takamatsu and the food was delicious , the place was clean, and the service was good. I had the sushi with crab cake, sushi like spicy salmon, the glass noodles, pork spare ribs, shrimp tempura, vegetable tempura, bulgogi, kimchi. All were very good. This is NOT your typical Asian buffet... More 

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Thank Ourcomments2010
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Been there a few times. No one seems to remember me. No "welcome back" type of salutation...hmmmm. I'm a good tipper even on bad service believe it or not. So I would think I'd be remembered. Do not order the Vegas Roll. It tastes like it's deep fried in instant pancake mix. The service is good, not excellent. Meh!

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Thank EmeryInTucson
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

We made reservations for a party of 13 people for a birthday party. The services was pretty bad, the guy never brought my son his orange juice I requested. Then, when I asked him again about it, he just blew me off. Also, it's a birthday party and some of us were celebrating with saki bombs and laughing. We are... More 

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Thank Foodie0615
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

This place is great. I think I've been here about a dozen times now, and it is consistently excellent. My favorite is getting Korean barbecue, and sometimes they don't bring all of the side dishes, but they will if you ask for them. The sushi here for dinner is very good, many specialty rolls, and many sushi boats. The restaurant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5532 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85712-4926
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-512-0800

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?