Toku Modern Asian

4.8
1047 Reviews
$31 to $50
Asian
Toku’s cuisine is predominantly Japanese with influences from China, Korea, and South East Asia. Ingredients and cooking techniques throughout the world create the Modern Asian menu. Owners Gillis and George Poll have dined all over the world, and have come across a variety of dishes that have really impressed them, “the best of the best.” According to Gillis, “We put together our favorites and added our own unique twists to them.” George emphasizes the menu’s ease and variety. “It’s a straightforward, casually written menu which allows you to dine any way that you’d like.” Guests may enjoy traditional meals with an appetizer, entree and dessert, or dine exclusively on sushi. Others can order cocktails and a table full of appetizers and skewers to share. “The menu is set up for sharing,” he confirms. Anything goes when ordering at Toku.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Physical Distancing
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 1047 people are saying
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Jack
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall3food3service1ambience3

We were there about 3yrs ago and it was really good experience.
Idk what happen may be the management has been changed but the food quality was not that good compared to the price and the server never visited our table before I call him. He was chatting with other guy who looks like a manager and never tried to care of our table. $37 steak frites without ketchup that I can understand but the quality of the beef... is like worse than the diner in my town.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Atlantic City
10 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, great atmosphere!

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George
New York Area
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall2food2service1ambience2

The food wasn't bad per-se but outrageously overpriced. The crispy-rice is merely small cubes of white rice battered and fried, and topped with a light smear of a spicy-tuna mixture, for $25.00. The Sushi was disappointing; for $20 something dollars we bought a special roll that looked and tasted like gas-station sushi. The entrees took forever and were not that good, we had lost our appetite by that point. WOuld not go here again, would not recommend, there's plenty of restaurants nearby where you could eat for 1/3 the price and get much better quality. It seems this is a place to be seen at while holding shopping bags from the high-end stores in the mall, not a place to go and enjoy a quality meal in a reasonable time-frame.

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vipJamesP
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on September 6, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience3

Great place. Great food great menu. Slightly overpriced but hey I want great food ….

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vipZeinaS
New York Area
16 reviews
Dined on August 30, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Consistently good food and good service. The appetizers and salads are delicious, and the fish is melt-in-your-mouth fresh. Great cocktails too and the best mango mousse!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on August 23, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience5

The waiter lack personality. He was dry and lack emotion and enthusiasm.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on August 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful time. Good is always amazing.

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albutterz
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on August 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very good place with unique food. The service was impeccable. I would strongly recommend to anyone looking for something fun to eat and do.

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vipFoodie101
New York Area
146 reviews
Dined on August 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The best of the best
Warning could be habit forming

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on August 15, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience4

Beautiful atmosphere but disappointing food

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vipquieromas
New York Area
15 reviews
Dined on August 15, 2021
Overall3food5service1ambience2

The overall experience would have been excellent but the service was NOT good given the price point of the food. We switched tables to get more shade. Our drinks were delayed 20 minutes. Ultimately we waited for over an hour for our entrees after we approached the waiter and the manager. They did comp us desserts.

It was a very mixed experience.

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Bonnie
New England
14 reviews
Dined on August 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lunch set/bento box + cocktails = lovely experience! We’ll be back ☺️

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vipOpenTable Diner
West Palm Beach
10 reviews
Dined on August 14, 2021
Overall5food5service3ambience5

Great food very slow service

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vipwmw322
New York Area
267 reviews
Dined on August 2, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

My reservation was honored and we were seated immediately. Great Chinese chicken salad and my guest enjoyed the prix fixed lunch. Top service. Fairly priced. It's beautifulto sit out doors.

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MaryMaria
1 review
Dined on July 31, 2021
Overall2food2service4ambience5

Very nice place, great atmosphere, great service, it's located in the Americana Mall, upbeat....
But I have to say, I was not thrilled with the food. Yes this place is definitly over-rated. Food is nothing exciting at all. I was in a party of three and none of us were thrilled with the food, it was just okay.
It was a good experience though, but I've had better Modern Asian food elsewhere. BTW, this place is moderately priced.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful as always!!!!

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vipGourmant
New York Area
355 reviews
Dined on July 20, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience3

Lunch: We had salads. Mine was Asian Not impressive. Lotta hype. There are better places for lunch nearby. I’m sure their sushi and specialties are better but fir the price?

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Work celebration

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vipSusanC
San Francisco
18 reviews
Dined on July 2, 2021
Overall5food4service4ambience5

Reunion with a family member after Covid and able to travel. Toku was a great spot that allowed us to meet, eat and shop. Food was food and portions were a good size. Will definitely stop in again for another meal

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OpenTable Diner
New England
1 review
Dined on June 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food. Split the lunch special and got an app. Was reasonable for the place

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vipAncoraImparo2
New York Area
80 reviews
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

First time dining. My wife requested a Japanese restaurant.
This was a home run!
The vibe was eclectic. It was 5 PM and the place was hopping.
Still indoor seating was well spaced. Decor was vibrant.
Food was OUTSTANDING!
Pork rolls and lobster risotto appetizers were beyond expectations.
Pacific sushi roll must have been made 5 minutes before it was served it was so fresh.
My wife enjoyed her sea bass and the duck outdid every French restaurant I have been to.
(Sorry to my French friends, but you still own the wine.)
Desert was equally masterful.
Don't miss the place in the Americana Mall!

KM
vipKML08
New York Area
17 reviews
Dined on June 24, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

As always, Toku is consistently great in its quality of meal and service.

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vipDrDan
New York Area
86 reviews
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As always, service and food are excellent.
Constantly tasteful, constantly clean and presented artistically.
A pleasure to dine at Toku!

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LINYC
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on June 18, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience4

Host is snobby

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danielleN
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 16, 2021
Overall5food3service5ambience5

Everything here was awesome, but just expected the sushi rolls to be more presentable. i got about 3 rolls for me and my husband and they all fell apart as we picked them up.. other than that everything else was amazing.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on June 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My husband took me here for my birthday dinner. Due to covid there are glass petitions between tables. They are so beautiful and made our dinner feel intimate. Our waiter was awesome
And very charismatic and patient. Food was great and quickly served. Highly recommend this spot for any occasion

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Every time I go, 10/10!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I decided to have brunch here with my friend for her birthday. We had such a good time & the food was delicious. I would definitely return

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vipcarollv
New York Area
32 reviews
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Great to see Toku hopping again. Every table filled at 4:30. Food was very good and wine and beer also very good. Service was ok.

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Kevin
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 24, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience4

good food. some interesting modern asian dishes. good sushi menu and cocktails. fun scene. good service. price point a bit high but that's the area, and at least it is high quality.

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vipEstelle
New York Area
178 reviews
Dined on May 24, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Everything was wonderful!!!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on May 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and service is always top notch and so consistently amazing!

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vipSallyK
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on May 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Birthday Dinner. Great food and service. Socially distant tables. Bar area has partitions. Light background music and lighting

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vipbdaygirl
New York Area
26 reviews
Dined on May 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fabulous meal, as always. Staff is friendly, checks in often (but not intrusive) did not rush us at all. Such a diverse menu so there is something for everyone. Can't wait to return.

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vipCelineR
New York Area
19 reviews
Dined on May 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Stopped for lunch here while shopping at the Americana. I love this restaurant, it has consistently great food. We had the BBQ Kobe beef appetizer, house ginger salad & pork fried rice entree. Everything was delicious!

MG
MelissaG
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on May 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great ambiance to celebrate special occasions

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vipkellyw
New York Area
13 reviews
Dined on May 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious! Best service. Thank you for making my birthday amazing!

JO
vipJOSEPHINEB
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on April 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, service and drinks always a good time.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
33 reviews
Dined on April 27, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Last time I had a very bad experience. I specifically requested OUTSIDE due to Covid. When I got there they informed me “outside seating was closed”. They never called to tell me and were very rude and unapologetic. I gave it another try and spoke to a lovely gentleman this time. Outside was open and we had a nice lunch. French fries were awesome! Shrimp with endive salad was extremely average. Calamari salad was very good as usual.
Unfortunately this place has some employees with bad attitudes.

FL
vipFoodieLori
New York Area
61 reviews
Dined on April 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best Food, Best quality Sushi/Sahimi, Best service, Best Drinks!!

FAQs

Toku Modern Asian offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (516) 627-8658.

Toku Modern Asian is rated 4.8 stars by 1047 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.