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Taiko Japanese Restaurant

5000 S Croatan Hwy, Ste 6, Nags Head, NC 27959-8500
+1 252-449-8895
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (10 reviews)
“spring rolls” (5 reviews)
“spider roll” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
5000 S Croatan Hwy, Ste 6, Nags Head, NC 27959-8500
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband had tuna sushi and salmon sushi but I had fried rice with chicken and shrimp. Everything was great. Our server was very sweet and gave us prompt service.

Thank Harriette C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I decided to try this place for sushi while I was staying in nearby Kill Devil Hills. It is located in a shopping mall area with plenty of parking, It is a small to midsize restaurant. I ordered the sushi lunch special for $8.95 (best...More

Thank Bridgette R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We tried the "show" Japanese restaurant in town, where they cook the meal in front of you, and found that the employees were busy amongst themselves - there was no show and the food wasn't that great. This place cooks your food in the back,...More

Thank travelmakesUrich
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Great for lunch or dinner. They have great lunch boxes, excellent sushi, fast service. The menu is huge!

Thank Martha H
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We opted against any of the crab stick sushi, and so our spicy salmon, eel. and tuna rolls were all delicious. The Spider roll was good too, and the avocado salad was plentiful with the requisite orange ginger dressing.

Thank LSinNJ
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Order was incorrect which resulted in a missing role. Salmon Hand role came mashed which menu did not indicate.

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband visits this place often specially on special occasions because of solemn ambiance and accessible location. The food is good and the service is quick.

Thank Holly W
Reviewed 31 January 2017

This is a must stop when in Nags Head. The sushi is seriously some of the best sushi I have ever had!

Thank bdubb84
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

How I'm the world is Taiko rated #30 in Nags Head?!?! We LOVE this place! Consistent great food and service every time! Quiet and relaxing atmosphere. The owner and staff are all really nice! We have eaten here SO many times. We also love to...More

Thank Imogene R
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Great place for lunch. Always extremely fresh. Great box lunch choices and the hibachi is delicious too! Only a few tables. The service is good too yummm 😋

Thank Bethany H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5000 S Croatan Hwy, Ste 6, Nags Head, NC 27959-8500
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-449-8895
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