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Taka

660 Cookman Ave, New Jersey, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7104
+1 732-775-1020
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (120 reviews)
“meatloaf” (18 reviews)
“tempura” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
660 Cookman Ave, New Jersey, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7104
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1 - 10 of 251 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Cute place - good inventive sushi rolls. Went for lunch, my first time there. Sushi roll was great, edamame appetizer was plentiful and service was perfect. I also liked the individual bathrooms for women. Would definitely go back. Outdoor seating is a plus.

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 3 days ago

We've passed by this restaurant a number of times while in Asbury Park, and decided to try it while with friends. It was a wonderful experience, from the hospitable servers to the lovely decor and great food and drinks. The Green Tea Sangria was great...More

Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our second time at Taka, and once again, meal was wonderful. Menu selection is ample and the wine/cocktail menu are also wonderful. We had a late lunch/early dinner around 4:30 and sat outside. There was live music going at a nearby block party...More

Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a perfect restaurant to visit while staying down in Asbury for the week. This place came to us by recommendation, and it was a great choice for us. We actually went back there twice, as we found the cocktails and food to be really...More

Thank Jacqueline F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Taka is situated right on Cookman and a great spot to grab a glass of wine and bite before walking around and visiting all of the great stores. The food is great and it's a perfect place for a romantic date, girls night or any...More

Thank NJG8tr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is good Japanese food. I've had better in Manhattan, but this is not Manhattan, and prices are cheaper for sure! You can also sit outside. Fairly good miso soup, salads are very good and fresh. Also had raw fish sashimi that was pretty good.

Thank Tianshansky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a group of six coworkers . Ate outside on a balmy evening and watched the role on the busy summer street. Food is excellent !! Wine list was excellent. Service was excellent ! Will return for a special occasion.

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great japanese restaurant, beautiful decor, great service. Huge bowl of edamame, loved the spare ribs appetizer etc...

Thank Kim N
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A great variety of sushi and non-Asian entrees. I would love if they offered a noodle dish but the braised short ribs are my favorite and quite excellent! My wife's fish entrée was dry.

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 8 August 2017

What a beautiful jewel in the Asbury Park restaurant scene. Incredible sushi as well as a selection of entrees that will make it difficult to decide. Try the blackberry margarita, it was delicious. The short ribs are one of those meals that you'll never forget....More

Thank wolfpit1
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4 June 2016|
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Response from Chrissy B | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Unless it's a really early dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 660 Cookman Ave, New Jersey, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-7104
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Asbury Park
  • Phone Number: +1 732-775-1020
  • E-mail
Description
Japanese specialties, tapas, sushi and japanese inspired entrees.
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