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Tachibana Japanese Restaurant

785 Newtown Ct, Lexington, KY 40511-1252
+1 859-254-1911
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“hibachi grill” (6 reviews)
“sashimi” (6 reviews)
“chirashi” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
785 Newtown Ct, Lexington, KY 40511-1252
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and daughter have eaten here a couple of times but this was my first. We came just before noon and were seated right away. 10 minutes after noon there was a line waiting for a seat. We all had the Tonkatsu (fried pork...More

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed next door... went 1st time for lunch and they said 'CLOSED' as they only serve lunch for about 2 hours... Then wanted take out. Called called called but no answer. Since next door went there to order and THEN went back to pick up....More

Thank BrookeB707
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband lived in Japan for 4 years and we are always looking for places that offer authentic Japanese dishes. On a weekend trip to Lexington, we went here based on a local recommendation. The menu was impressive. Each person in our party ended up...More

Thank Lynette P
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The menu is so diverse that there is something on it for everyone. Sushi was great, tempura light and the beer cold. The service was good but could be better. Overall this was a terrific evening out with a friend.

Thank Jen B
Reviewed 22 July 2017

professional staff food was excellent, i sat at the sushi bar and received great service very attentive staff

Thank David R
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

This is not a 5 star Japanese restaurant. BUT it is very very good. Lexington has multiple Japanese companies. At least half the crowd, which was almost full, were Japanese. The hostess and waiters were all fluent in English. I have no complaints about food...More

Thank macawebb
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We always go early for lunch because there is often a line by noon. There are daily specials and a full lunch menu of traditional Japanese dishes. Most come with a small salad and miso soup. Prices are $8 to $15. Sushi is available too....More

1  Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We visited twice in 2 days. Did the Hibachi grill the first time & a table for 2 the second visit. Food is far superior to most Japanese restaurants. We are from Knoxville, Tn. & there is not a Japanese restaurant that comes close to...More

1  Thank James J
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We found this restaurant off of Tripadvisor and it was close to the highway so we decided to go. It was crowded but we were seated right away. I don't know who our official waiter was because five different people kept trying to take our...More

1  Thank Dnb1234
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a family dinner on Friday night and were very pleased overall. Our waitress was very sweet and provided us with excellent service answering questions and going out of her way for us. The sushi was delicious and so was the meal....More

Thank Alcpowell76
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 785 Newtown Ct, Lexington, KY 40511-1252
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-254-1911
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