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Sushi Tadokoro

2244 San Diego Ave, Suite C, San Diego, CA 92110-2978
+1 619-297-0298
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
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2244 San Diego Ave, Suite C, San Diego, CA 92110-2978
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

We could have used a bit of explanation from the servers since it was our first time there and it takes a few minutes to get oriented. There's a paper sheet that you write on to give to server with how many pieces and rolls...More

Thank grubyrun
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I live in Japan and when traveling, if staying longer than a few days, try to eat at least once at each town's "best" sushi place or two. Tadokoro is very good, and I think the 4.5 rating is pretty reasonable. The basic sushi was...More

Thank Doug L
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Lunch here was quite nice. We were greeted in the usual friendly tradition upon entry and seated ourselves at the bar. There were 3 sushi chef's busy getting orders out and prepping for the busier evening rush. We placed orders for both sushi, sashimi and...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Very traditional, but not snobby. Chefs there are awesome! Super friendly, attentive and of course great sushi chef. By the time lunch was about to finish they were drunk already. Don't know how they were able to cut so accurately and precisely. This place isn't...More

Thank bigJohnny670
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Sushi Tadokoro is an incredibly good sushi restaurant, maybe the best Edo-mae style sushi restaurant in the county. It stacks up favorably with the best I've had in NYC, LA and even Tokyo. It is hard to describe what makes a sushi restaurant great, better...More

Thank scottca075
Reviewed 22 December 2017

One of the best sushi in the States. Frankly, this sushi is real, not Americanized. The only reason it is not excellence is that they cannot get the local sea urchin anymore. I visited here 4 years ago and had the best sea urchin in...More

Thank Belltree
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Awesome sushi. The sea urchin is the best. We got the Omatase selection and it was outstanding. The sashimi was fresh, the rolls were yummy. Had to order seconds and thirds. Must try if you like good and authentic sushi.

Thank epicurious2
Reviewed 11 October 2017

My wife and I eat here regularly, challenging the owner to provide a variety, although repeating favorites as well. They are experts at obtaining seasonal fish, most recently the Mackerel Pike (see the picture). Moist fatty meat and then the bone fried and entirely edible....More

Thank Coleman M
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This was my 2nd visit to Sushi Tadokoro and I was pleasantly surprised at their longevity of high standards. My first visit was 3 years ago and they continue to offer the highest quality service and food. I was especially pleased at their selection of...More

Thank Still_ambulatory
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Sat at the sushi bar and was just amazed by the nigiri and sashimi they serve up! Sushi chefs are friendly and entertaining. Staff is very friendly. For such a small simple place in a strip center...it is hands down one of the best I...More

Thank Rene W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2244 San Diego Ave, Suite C, San Diego, CA 92110-2978
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-297-0298
Description
Best Traditional Japanese sushi in San Diego. Edomae style.
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