MICHELIN Guide California

Ikko

  • 735 Baker St., Costa Mesa, 92626, United States
  • 50 - 75 USD • Asian, Japanese
Take Away

Contact directly restaurant for further information

MICHELIN Guide California

Ikko

  • 735 Baker St., Costa Mesa, 92626, United States
  • 50 - 75 USD • Asian, Japanese
MICHELIN Guide’s Point Of View

“We do not serve American-style rolls.” Just beyond the entrance, that’s what the sign says at Ikko, a library-quiet retreat that prides itself on sushi and a sort of freestyle Japanese cuisine.

Despite the sense of hush, cave-like vibe, small size of its counter and smattering of tables, there is a surprising conviviality among the diners here as they nibble on an array of delicious options—ranging from multiple omakase menus to traditional à la carte. A board lists the dozen or so fish that have arrived as specials that day. Every item is sure to make the most of such immensely fresh seafood. Highlights include a slice of fatty otoro; red snapper topped with a tangle of sweet onions; chicken grunt hit with wasabi; and a perfect bite of firm hamachi.

Show More Show Less

Facilities & Services

  • T Air conditioning
  • Booking essential
  • f Car park
  • Counter dining
  • Credit card / Debit card accepted
  • E Non-smoking restaurant
  • Take away

Information

+1 714-556-7822
Opening hours
Closed: Monday, Tuesday, lunch: Wednesday-Sunday

Nearby Restaurants

Subscribe to our newsletter and be the first to get news and updates about the MICHELIN Guide

Subscribe

Follow the MICHELIN Guide on social media for updates and behind-the-scenes information