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Taka

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Menu

APPETIZERS
$7.0
Edamame
steamed Japanese soy beans
$5.0
Soup
miso and tofu
$7.0
House Salad
mixed greens with ginger dressing
$7.0
Caesar Salad
romaine lettuce with Asian-style caesar dressing
$10.0
Japanese Pear Salad
baby arugula and toasted walnuts with a white balsamic vinaigrette
$7.0
Hiyashi Wakame
seaweed salad
$12.0
Tataki Salad
thin sliced seared tuna with greens
$10.0
Vegetable Shumai
steamed vegetable dumplings
$10.0
Veggie Tempura
vegetable tempura
$12.0
Matsuri
spicy tuna, spicy salmon, and guacamole served with homemade tortilla chips
SUSHI ROLLS
$6.0
Cucumber
$7.0
California Roll
$7.0
Oshinko-Avocado
$8.0
Salmon-Cucumber
$6.0
Avocado
$8.0
Salmon-Avocado
$6.0
Avocado-Cucumber
$8.0
Tuna-Avocado
$6.0
Vegetable
$9.0
Futomaki
MAIN COURSE
$25.0
Sakana
daily seafood broiled with saikyo miso, shitake and maitake mushrooms
$26.0
Tuna
sesame coated tuna with red bean sauce
$24.0
Yuzu Salmon
broiled salmon with yuzu sauce
$24.0
BBQ Salmon
grilled salmon with Asian style bbq sauce
$25.0
Bronzino
pan-seared with sea-salt and black pepper, served with baby arugula and heirloom cherry tomato salad
$16.0
With Shrimp $18.0
Udon
thick flour noodles in broth: with vegetables
$16.0
With Shrimp $18.0
Soba
buckwheat noodles in broth: with vegetables
$18.0
Vegetarian Platter
assortment of tofu and Japanese vegetable dishes
$22.0
Nigiri
tuna, salmon, and yellowtail nigiri sushi
$25.0
Sushi
assorted nigiri and tuna rolls
About
Japanese specialties, tapas, sushi and japanese inspired entrees.
PRICE RANGE
US$15 - US$30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Reviews (310)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The setting is beautiful. The food is always tasty and fresh. The waitstaff are professionals. Prices are reasonable for the quality of food served. Always a pleasure to eat dinner at Taka.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank judyr1962
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

stumbled over their website on a search for Sushi and could not be more happy...I ordered the lobster and the crab mango roll for take out...fantastic fresh food...will be back for more for sure!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank andoffigoagain
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great food, great drinks (highly recommend the blackberry margarita). On the pricier side for sushi but always fresh. Drinks are reasonable prices and great quality.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MoriahSpring
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Great place located in Downtown Asbury Park. A must go!! Fresh right off the boat and delicious!! Good for large parties and Holidays.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank vail834
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Went in on a rainy chilly eve and we were happy to experience a warm welcome, very good food, service and good acoustics

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank KTrunz
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Knowing this place was highly rated, I expected the food to be very good ! The food exceeding our expectations !!!!! The sushi was so fresh and delicious. I also recommend trying the short ribs ! We had Uni from Maine, which we never had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Pubkahn
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Loud sometimes so I could not hear across the table. Bad layout since they have a big bar in the center. That's the main contributor. I don't know how loud the back room is - maybe better. Had to park like 5 blocks away and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mark G
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Taka is in the redeveloped area where new interiors are being put into old structures. The modern interior of the spacious Taka is in an old, high-ceiling, brick building. Its bar area is lively with noontime diners. The quieter restaurant area has many tables and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TruthfulCriticofFood
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Taka is one of my family’s favorite restaurants in Asbury. We frequent here several times a year. The staff is friendly, ambiance is awesome and the food is out of this world. We dined here tonight and had a great time. We walked out to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Curiosity58789476201
Reviewed 30 October 2018

We enajaaoyed our meal at Taka. We really liked the Fall Salad and the Steamed Dumplings. Not a big fan of the sushi it was presented very plain and the taste of each roll was not a wow. We will go back but be more...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CombatCulinary
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