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Toyo Japanese Restaurant

€€ - €€€Japanese, Asian
1463 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1410
+1 510-843-3768
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
6 days ago
“Plentiful food, fresh ingredients”
6 Jul 2017
“A great meal for little money and no waiting.”
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Japanese, Asian
€€ - €€€
1463 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1410
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been coming to this restaurant for over 30 years! Even with the change in ownership several years back, the food is still excellent. I generally order the bento/combination box, a great deal at $15. I eat the excellent tempura there and take home...More

Thank GoTravelNowCA
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Decided to eat dinner here when we would have had to wait 20 minutes at Kamado Sushi across the street. It was a good decision. Toyo has been our favorite local family-run Japanese restaurant for a long time (decades?). It's quiet, friendly, simple, straight-forward. It...More

Thank Robert Z
Reviewed 22 July 2016

This is a cozy little place doesn't look too exciting from the outside, but the service and prices are good. We enjoyed our meal.

Thank KootenayBliss
Reviewed 28 May 2015

There are many superb restaurants in this part of Berkeley, but this isn't one of them. The "seafood soup" had lumps of salmon in it and nothing else -- very monotonous. The teriyaki salmon was dry and overcooked.

Thank David L
Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

Setting: Right on Shattuck at the side of CVS pharmacy. Parking could be difficult. Simple setup and straightforward menu. Decor is wood and a little worn off. It is more the daily sushi rather than a place for a romantic dinner. Lots of daylight. Food:...More

Thank Fernando B
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Just a quick review as I ducked in here for lunch with modest expectations. The place looks pretty beat-up but I had an intuition the food was good from the interesting menu, and the fact that it had been there for quite a while and...More

Thank MauiAgainPleaseUk
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Tiny place, but cozy with excellent food and good service.

Thank leaozinha
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
05:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1463 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1410
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-843-3768
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