Takara Japanese Restaurant in Tauranga Menu

Boiled and Salted Japanese original beans
Light battered marinated squid with shichimi mayo and lemon
Authentic Japanese seafood balls (cgunks of tender octupus in light battered egg dumplings)
Mussel Pot
Sake steamed fresh New Zealand green mussels served in a pot
Lightly battered authentic Japanese mini prawns
Karaage Salad
Light battered chicken marianted with Japanese soy and garlic soy and garlic served with garden salad
Lightly battered soft tofu served with dashi sauce, fresh seaweed and garden spring onions on top
Fresh octupus marinated with wasabi sauce. Very authentic!
Char grilled gourmet and prawn skewers
Atatakai Boat
Authentic japanese hot selection (Japanese tasting platter)
Light battered delicate soft shell crab served with chilli mayo
Delicious Japanese pork and prawn dumplings
Chicken Mango Salad
Fresh Chicken and Mango with garden salad
Tuna Soba Salad
Fresh tuna and Buckwheat noodles served with delicate sauce. Delicious!
Salmon Wasabi Salad
Char Grilled fresh New Zeland Ora King Salmon served with homemade Wasabi and soy sauce dressing
Grilled Squid Salad
Char grilled fresh and chewy while squid marianted with Takara secret sauce served with mayonaise and fresh salad
Beef Tataki
Char grilled New Zeland gourmet beef slices served with garden salad, parmesa cheese on top and authentic Chef's secret sauce. Tataki beef is lightly seared on the outside and left raw on the inside. This is the authentic way of cooking beef. No surprises!
Tofu and Seaweed Salad
Fresh Tofu and Seaweed salad served with miso dressing
Roll & Roll
Takara sushi rolls are always fresh as you order, it may take time to roll so please be patient for your freshly rolled sushi. Every roll has garden avocado and lettuce inside
-Tradition $10
-Teriyaki Chicken $8
-Salmon $8
-Spider (soft shell crab) $15
-T-Bay (crispy prawn tempura) $15
-Mega Vegetable $12
Chef's selection of daily fresh raw fish
-Fresh $18
-Normal $30
-Boat $70
Nigiri is a small oval block of cold rice topped with wasabi and a thin slice of fish, prawn etc and sometimes held together by a thin band of seaweed
-Salmon $10
-Tuna $10
-Scallop $12
-Scampi $14
-Squid $10
-Prawn $14
-EEL $14
-Egg $8
-Avo $8
-Fish $10
-Caviar $14
Sushi Combo
Combination of freshly rolled sushi and Nigiri (small oval block of cold rice, topped with wasabi and a thin slice of fish, prawn etc and sometimes held together by a thin band of seaweed). Prices S $16 / L $28 / Vegetarian $26
Mini Sushi
Small, cocktail sized freshly rolled sushi
-Avocado $5
-Cucumber $5
-Teriyaki Chicken $6
-Takuan (Japanesh Radish) $5
-Fresh Salmon or Tuna $6
Tempura is a Japanese dish of seafood or vegetable that have been lightly battered and deep fried
Assorted Tempura
Light battered fresh vegetables and prawn served with authentic Takara dipping sauce
S $17 / L $29
Tempura is a Japanese dish of seafood or vegetable that have been lightly battered and deep fried
Prawn Tempura
higly recommended for prawn lovers! Light battered large prawn with served with authentic Takara dipping sauce
S $18 / L $36
Nabeyaki Udon
Delicious chicken soup in harmony with udon noodles served with fresh vegetables and one piece of large prawn tempura
Zaru Soba or Udon
Cold soba (buckwheat nooodles) or udon (wheat noodles) with Takara's authentic dipping sauce served with crispy tempura
Tempura Udon
Delicious chicken soup in harmony with udon noodles served with crispy tempura
Seafood Fry Udon
Stir fried fresh seafood served with crispy noodles
Pan fried sliced meat with garden salad served with authentic spicy sauce of miso, chilli, garlic, crunchy bean noodles and fluffy rice. Prices Chicken, pork or fish $27 / King prawn $30
Teriyaki Chicken
Pan fried New Zeland gourmet chicken with divine teriyaki sauce with fresh sautéed vegetables served with crispy bean noodles and fluffy rice
Chicken katsu
Crumbled and crispy New Zealand gourmet chicken with garden salad served with fluffy rice
Tofu Steak
Light battered Tofu served with authentic teriyaki sauce with fresh salad
Fresh Combo
Combination of fresh sashimi, sushi and nigiri
Teppan yaki
your choice of meat on a sizzling stone served with fluffy rice, miso soup, fresh vegetables, Japanese pickles and fresh nigiri. Meat choices: beef, chicken, pork or fish
Grilled Eel Bento
Authentic, Authentic, Authentic! Grilled eel with special chef's delicious sauce on fluffy rice in traditional Japanese box served with miso soup and Japanese pickles
Salmon Teriyaki
Pan fried New Zealand Ora-King premiun salmon fillet glazed with authentic teriyaki sauce, Kumara cream cheese puree and fried cake
Roe Donburi
Fresh fish and the fresh vegetables on top of Japanese sushi rice
Yakiniku Set
Combination meat cooking on the charcoal fire. You are the chef! you cook the meat yourself
Pork Katsu
Crispy pork cutlet katsu served with Takara secret sauce
Thinly sliced New Zealand quality beef with garden vegetables served with Takara special sauce, fluffy rice and miso soup. Served on a charcoal fire grill
Surf and Turf
Quality beef steak, delicious king prawns and fresh vegetables served on a sizzling plate
Yose nabe
Takara seafood pot served on a charcoal fire grill
Prawn Star
Lightly battered whole prawns served with stir fried vegetables and garden salad
Japanese Curry $7
Rice $2
Honey Butter Potato $8
Chips $7
Garden Salad $7
Miso Soup $2
Seaweed Salad $6
A style of Japanese cusine involving a series of samall, intricate dishes: a tasting set menu
-Miso $72 per person
-Salad $72 per person
-Tempura $72 per person
-Tataki $72 per person
-Sushi & Sashimi $72 per person
-Main $72 per person
-Dessert $72 per person
Karaage and Chips
Lightly battered New Zealand gourmet chicken marinated with soy and garlic sauce served with chips
Fish and Chips
Lightly battered fresh fish tempura and homemade chips
Chicken katsu and Rice
Crunchy chicken on rice with special katsu sauce
Teriyaki Chicken and Rice
Delicious teriyaki chicken on rice

We make every attempt to keep menus up to date, but prices and items are subject to change without notice. This menu is to be used as a guide only.

Nearby Japanese restaurants

Name Cuisines
Mr Miyagi Gluten Free, Japanese, Vegetarian, Sushi, Asian
K-Sushi Japanese, Sushi
Takara Japanese Restaurant Gluten Free, Japanese, Vegetarian, Vegan, Sushi, Asian
Momo Teppan-Yaki Gluten Free, Japanese, International, Vegetarian, Asian, Health Food
Matakite - Laboratory of Japanese Cuisine Japanese, Vegetarian, Sushi, Asian

Below you'll find samples from menus of places nearby.

Nearby sample menus

Neighbourhood Beer Kitchen (sample menu)
Garlic ciabatta bread
w parmesan,herbs and garlic butter (v)
Lamb Wellington
w carrot puree,roast baby onions & mint jus.
SIDES $9.00
Kikorangi blue, aorangi brie, smoked cheddar
w caramelised onion, fruit & crackers.
Grilled Zany Zeus Halloumi
w chimichurri,mushroom,shaved radish&cress(v)(gf)
Snapper & Chips tempura battered
w crispy hand cut chips,tartare aioli & petite salad.
Pork belly
w bacon lardons,sweet potato gnocchi,creamy blue cheese sauce & crisp apple.
Beef short rib
w sticky maple &BBQ marinade & handcut chips (gf)
Clean Here for the full menu for Neighbourhood Beer Kitchen
Pap House (sample)
Goat Cheese Balls
Pine Nuts: Pumpkin Puree: Pumpkin Seeds
Garlic Bread $8
Jerk Fish: Slaw: Orange: Avocado Cream $16
Portobello Mushroom
Garlic Butter: Rocket: Blue Cheese Dressing
All Burgers Served With Beer Battered Fries & Sauce
Halloumi: Rocket: Mushroom $16
Swiss Cheese: Bacon: Caramelised Onion
Clean Here for the full menu for Pap House
Quantum Vis Eatery (sample)
●Just eggs
-Roasted tomato $5.00
Spelt toast
With basil pesto, roasted tomato, rocket, feta & avocado
Gourmet burger of the day
With fries
-With streaky bacon, poached eggs & hollandaise sauce $18.50
-Smoked salmon $5.00
Clean Here for the full menu for Quantum Vis Eatery
Imbibe Restaurant And Bar (sample)
Fish of the Day
Your waiter will advise
Pork Fillet
Pork loin accompanied with root vegetables infused in a red wine gravy & garlic roasted potatoes
Land To Sea
All the meats; beef, lamb, chicken & pork accompanied with an oceans harvest of salmon, prawns, scallops & calamari. Served with a Mediterranean salad & a selection of three dipping sauces
Kumara Cuts $8.50
Miniature potato hash bites $9.00
Cheese & bacon Garlic Bread $11.00
Bacon & Eggs
served with toast & grilled tomato
Lamb Cutlets
Succulent NZ lamb cutlets served with roasted potato & pumpkin, seasonal salad & mint sauce
Clean Here for the full menu for Imbibe Restaurant And Bar
Obr (sample)
Scallops, Mussels & Prawns in our own Tomato Cream Sauce Df Without Cream Cheese
Italiano Spice
Salami, Feta, Olives, Chilli & Roasted Peppers
S $18 M $23.50 L $26.50
Gourmet Ice Cream Trio
3 scoops of luxurious ice cream from our current selection with a baked cookie dough shovel
Salad Greens And Mixed Herbs With A Light Dressing $7.50
Tasting Plate
(Changes Daily)A selection of some of our favourite Pizza Breads Meats, Seafoods & Condiments
Cheese & Port
puhoi aged Cheddar or. puhoi blue with a pot of honey served with water crackers
Olives, Capers, Spinach, Red Onions, Peppers & Mushrooms in a Tomato Cream Sauce finished with Basil Pesto & Parmesan
Italiano Spice
Salami, Feta, Olives, Chilli & Roasted Peppers
Clean Here for the full menu for Obr

Nearby restaurants

Name Cuisines
Neighbourhood Beer Kitchen Gluten Free, Bar, New Zealand, Vegetarian, Vegan, Cafe Food, European, Bar Food
88 Devonport Chinese Restaurant Asian, Chinese
Welcome Bay Takeaways Fish & Chips
Mr Miyagi Gluten Free, Japanese, Vegetarian, Sushi, Asian
Noel Blanc Ice Cream
Pap House Bar Food, Pub Food, European, Vegetarian, Contemporary, Continental, Gluten Free, Burger, Bar, Brew Pub, New Zealand, Gastropub
Yo and Co Juices
Fish & Chips 15th Ave Takeaways Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Table Service
97 The Strand, Tauranga, Tauranga, Bay Of Plenty, 3110, New Zealand
Wheelchair accessible, Business meetings, Reservations, After-hours, Waitstaff, Takeout, Groups, Lunch, Seating, Highchairs Available, Special Occasion Dining, Serves Alcohol, Dinner, Child-friendly, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Gluten Free, Japanese, Vegetarian, Vegan, Sushi, Asian
Takara Japanese Restaurant Tauranga Menu

Opening Hours

Monday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM, Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM, Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM, Thursday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM, Friday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM, Saturday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM, Sunday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM, 5:30 PM – 12:00 AM