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“Excellent Sushi and Trendy Atmosphere”

Shakou Libertyville
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Ranked #2 of 98 Restaurants in Libertyville
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Japanese
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Good for: Business meetings
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Description: Shakou Libertyville, one of the Top 100 Restaurants in America, brings you a trendy modern Asian cuisine eatery featuring a “city vibe” in the suburbs atmosphere. You do not want to miss the succulence, style and sophistication of the dining experience at Shakou. The incredibly talented Shakou chefs, led by Executive Chef, Sang Choi, have mastered the art of producing the menu’s tasteful innovations that offer something for everyone, including vegetarians and gluten free diners! The quality and freshness of every ingredient that goes into the Shakou Signature menu items is unparalleled in the industry. Shakou’s menu will satisfy sushi connoisseurs and novices alike. For the land-lover, Shakou offers contemporary versions of some Asian classics including Teriyaki, Tempura and Katsu. From the impressive wine and cocktail list to the diverse dining and delectable dessert options, everyone will be amazed with the dining experience at Shakou. Book your table today
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We enjoyed our Valentines Day dinner here, which happened to be our first visit to Shakou's. Upon entering we found the atmosphere and vibe very modern and trendy. We loved the music, which was EDM, and found that it added nicely to the overall vibe of the restaurant. The staff was very friendly and we were immediately greeted with a smile and escorted to our table. Our wait staff was excellent and made dish recommendations based on our tastes. We ended up ordering a couple of sushi rolls and would absolutely recommend the Volcano!! It was excellent. We also recommend the Diver Scallops and Shrimp dinner which rests on a bed of Miso Risotto that was a nice twist on the traditional dish and tasted outstanding. There was a very nice mix of customers from young to old(er), families and couples! Highly recommend Shakou!!

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Food and service were perfect. We had four different plates to share. Ginger martini is a must. Going back tomorrow. YUM!

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Walking into this restaurant off the historical streets of Libertyville you step into a contemporary sushi bar with glass walls and 2 floors of classy dining and cocktail enjoyment.

Thank DCGOLF1
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

There are better places to have sushi but it is convenient if you are in Libertyville. However, Very contemporary interior with two levels of action. Problem I have with it is that I found it very loud.

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1  Thank NinoNico
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Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. Excellent service. I'll be back.

Only one suggestion: Turn down the awful "dance club " muzak.

Thank mike c
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