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Takara Japanese Restaurant

3775 Capitola Rd, Capitola, CA 95010
+1 831-464-1818
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
22 Dec 2016
“Good service, good value”
21 Jul 2017
“Favorite sushi place!”
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
££ - £££
3775 Capitola Rd, Capitola, CA 95010
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This is our favorite sushi restaurant in our area! Nice for a family get together, or a romantic evening. We go at least once a month!!!

Thank sami3339
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Come here if you have money and time to burn and don't care for very real Japanese food. The prices are a bit exorbitant for what you get and you aren't very happy when you get the bill and your stomach is unsettled from the...More

1  Thank twinklehead
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I had dinner here while visiting my mom and she has eaten lunch here but never dinner. Unfortunately the food is just awful. I ordered the curry with chicken. The price was $19.95 for the dish. The chicken was very dry. A very small bowl...More

Thank tqdesign
Reviewed 22 December 2016

The Sushi combo plate at $20 is a great deal. Good cocktails too... Seats were available but they directed us into the bar for a one drink wait...

Thank capitolatim
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We haven't been to this restaurant in years. We were surprised to see how many food options there were. We had an appetizer and full dinner. We were stuffed and couldn't finish our food. They gave so much food for each course I was pretty...More

Thank timteresa0
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

I'm sure their other food is good, but the sushi selection was not what we're a custom to. Had the California role, no flavor, probably imitation crab. Service was alright.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Went to Takara on a Saturday night without reservations. We were promptly seated. Waiter came to our table and ask if we would like to have something to drink. We ordered a bottle of wine and then were asked if we were ready to order....More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Went with a good-sized group for a birthday celebration & our waitress handled our many diverse requests beautifully ~ she was efficient & very friendly. Several of us had sushi, which was crisp & fresh. Others had various lunch combo plates ($12-16) which offer a...More

1  Thank JamaisVu
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We've only been to this restaurant twice and each time we've had great food and service. It's a fairly good sized restaurants with many seatings placed in Japanese decorated bamboos, etc. Very cozy! We are both vegetarian and they have several dishes that are vegetarians....More

Thank lvetotrvel
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Decent food in a nice ambiance...decor is a bit outdated, but the sushi is fresh, the Sukiyaki tasty, and the service friendly and prompt. Good place to take larger groups or have an intimate dinner.

Thank brocdog
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3775 Capitola Rd, Capitola, CA 95010
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Capitola
  • Phone Number: +1 831-464-1818
We are proud to serve the Capitola and Santa Cruz community since 1990. We update our menu fairly often with fresh and great menu items, so please check out our latest menu and prices on our website. We look forward to continually serve our great community of Capitola and Santa Cruz.
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