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Tomo Restaurant

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848 E High St, Lexington, KY 40502-2107
+1 859-269-9291
11:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Conroe, Texas
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Eat here at least once on each trip to Lexington. Great food and reasonably priced. They tend to offer a daily special worth asking about.

Thank kentwharris
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Yesterday we went there. We enjoyed it nice dishes the food delicious and fresh. The soups excellent

Thank Danny A
Lexington, Kentucky
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112 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a very good lunch. They have several lunch specials and offer cooked food as well as sushi. A full bar with beer, wine, and liquor. The restaurant was clean and the staff was friendly. I started with a seaweed salad that was tasty. Not a large serving, but decent sized. The tuna and salmon sashimi I had were fresh,... More 

Thank majdr9
Lexington, Kentucky
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

If you're specifically seeking out good sushi, Tomo should be on your list. Every dish was really good, but the spider roll especially stood out.

Thank Ernduggers
West Mifflin, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Decided to grab dinner here after a long drive to Kentucky. We waited about 15 minutes and no one took our order. Finally about 10 long minutes after that someone came over and dryly apologized for the wait and finally took our order. The sushi was SO DELICIOUS but the the service is completely ridiculous and terrible.

Thank miacarr109
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437 reviews
294 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

This was my first lunch experience at Tomo, and it was delicious! Four of us shared the dashi tofu appetizer, and it was so nicely breaded and yummy. Two in our group ordered off the sushi menu, and my husband and I ordered off the regular lunch menu. I had the salmon/avocado roll and the spicy salmon roll. This lunch... More 

Thank KyBoop
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

While it's not Portland or Seattle or Miami, the sushi here is pretty good for a landlocked state. Not quite as good as Sugano though.

Thank Lauren N
Lakeland, Florida
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Cannot speak enough about Tomo. This was such a pleasant surprise cannot believe that they have such a sushi restaurant of this caliber in Lexington. I was informed that they get most of the fish flown in to Louisville because that is where UPS has there international hub. Do yourself a favor and sit at the bar and try some... More 

Thank Scott D
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437 reviews
294 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

We always order from the sushi menu here, but some of our dining companions get tempura and other regular menu items. The sushi fish is fresh, and you can watch the chef make your sushi if you'd like. The miso and seaweed salad are like most sushi places' and the hot sake is the ticket for a cold night.

Thank KyBoop
Lexington, Kentucky
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158 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

The food is OK. Nothing great, by Lexington standards. The city has great sushi on account of Toyota. Having been to several, this place is average for food. Nothing great, but not bad. Just better options in the city. And for the prices, combined with the service, go elsewhere. The only benefit is that it's near Chevy Chase. But even... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 848 E High St, Lexington, KY 40502-2107
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-269-9291

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?