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Takorea

#271 of 3,277 Restaurants in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Midtown
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818 Juniper St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-1312
+1 404-532-1944
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Indian Harbour Beach, Florida
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357 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

The food was minimally seasoned, but overloaded with heat. I love spicy food, but these folks miss the mark by sacrificing taste for heat. The menu looked intriguing, but the reality was disappointing.

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Thank Michael S
Blacksburg, Virginia
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147 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016

My two Chinese colleagues and I came here for dinner on a Sunday night in April. The place was not too crowded. Service was prompt and polite, and happy to explain confusion on the menu. We all had the Uber Bop, which was more food than any of us could finish. Pretty spicy for my weak palate, but not overpowering.... More 

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Thank J D
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Fun atmosphere with great food. The menu is wide and deep--there's something for everyone but it is well seasoned (read "spicy") so if you are into bland food maybe eat elsewhere. I loved each of my 3 'takos' and even had a bite of my daughter's burrito. If you're unsure about what to order, the servers will guide you. This... More 

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Thank Joyseats
New Jersey, US
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136 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Kimchi fry rice+sesame fries+Taco+Sangria, this is such great combination for our dinner. Very impressive with the taste for each of them. I am glad we choose this one out of so many restaurants around GT area.

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Thank Travelover64
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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182 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2016

We sampled almost one of every tako and the sweet potato fries. Everything was very good and very fresh. lots of veggies and nothing was greasy. The happy hour was very good, cheap Korean beer. Server was very standoffish and not helpful though. Really pretty setting and decor.

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Thank ucfbeerknight
Burbank, California
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

The food is innovative and delicious! Kind of a weird location but I love it and eat here for business meetings and lunch dates alike . Adventurous and playful food but doesn't take itself too seriously.

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Thank majorrroberts
Atlanta
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

I live literally in the next block and do takeout on a fairly regular basis because I really like the uniqueness of the food. Tonight I placed a takeout order and for at least the fourth time there was no record of the order when I went to pick it up. Had it not been so late and I not... More 

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Thank DaleAtlanta
Douglas, Georgia
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Yummy food. Great mule. Horrible chairs ! Daughter enjoyed sticky chicken, dumplings. Atmosphere ok. Parking is available for fee.

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Thank Chipsorter
Atlanta, Georgia
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89 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

$2 tacos is a must at this restaurant. The ingredients are always fresh and delicious. Service is efficient but it is very busy so try to make a reservation.

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Thank PTTraveler89
Atlanta
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016

I saw this place reviewed and thought it might be a fun for dinner, but we came here for lunch instead. Lucky, as the only tables are on the sidewalk and it happened to be a nice fall day. I got fried pot stickers and barbecue tacos. The pot stickers were very good, the tacos were decent. There might be... More 

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Thank queequaig

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Cuisine
Asian, Korean, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 818 Juniper St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-1312
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 404-532-1944
Description
Takorea is all about bold flavors at an affordable price. We have combined the best of Korean and Mexican street food to bring you a new culinary experience in a fun atmosphere. Dishes include Spicy Korean BBQ Pork Sliders with Cucumber Kimchi Slaw, a wide selection of Takos, addictive Sesame Fries, Gogi Nachos, Bibim Bop heaping with meat and veggies, topped with a fried egg and Korean red pepper sauce. Wash it all down with our selection of local craft beers, signature cocktails and unique wines.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?