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Tomos Japanese Resturant

708 9th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6246
+1 707-822-1414
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sashimi” (8 reviews)
“edamame” (2 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
708 9th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6246
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, nice atmosphere. Larapine station and strawberry dream are our go to sushi rolls. Pretty good bar selection and rotating specials.

Thank Todd T
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

This place has been in Arcata for a long time. I first tried Tomos in 1996 and I continue to eat here. I have moved to Sacramento and still come to enjoy Tomos when I visit. Great fresh sushi/seafood and service. I know they have...More

Thank AmericanoO
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Our seaweed salad with ika was very good and the sushi was pretty good. The rice was a little dry but well flavored. The place seemed well liked by the locals and I would return, too!

Thank ojichan
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This busy and delicious Japanese Restaurant is located in a historical hotel next to Arcata;s main downtown scenic square. I like the Katsu Chicken and the happy hour specials; and my husband enjoys a big variety of sashimi and sushi. The Uny is his favorite.

Thank Terri B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

A bit of a challenge finding restaurant; didn't realize it's located inside Hotel Arcata. The service was good. The food is fresh and well presented. Nice surprise was fruit salad side which came with dinner. Don't be shy asking for utensils if you want them.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Tomo used to be in regular rotation but we hadn't been here for a while. I ordered my usual, the salmon teriyaki. Still good-not sure why it had an excess of liquid though. A bit pricey compared to some other Japanese places but still reasonable....More

Thank Angela3950
Reviewed 30 July 2017

My son went to college in Arcata and had eaten here many times. This was my first visit to Tomo's and it definitely lived up to all of the glowing reviews I've heard from him and his friends over the years. I'm not a big...More

Thank ATerrapin
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Very good sushi. They also have a sweet some vegan rolls. Good happy hour prices on sushi and drinks. Located at the square downtown Arcata.

Thank dsnolan4
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

My husband recommended this restaurant because he had been to it before and remembered it being pretty good. I immediately questioned it's credibility upon walking in when I saw that they have a souvenir shop. Then I noticed all the sushi chefs were white young...More

Thank Haley E
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting tomos for a number of years and this is our first review. We have found the food and service to be of a wonderfull standard. The sashimi is fresh and the gyozas are the best we have ever tasted. We travel...More

Thank Fran535
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 708 9th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6246
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Arcata
  • Phone Number: +1 707-822-1414
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