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9240 Culver Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232 (Venice)
(310) 202-8890
Today
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Absolutely our favorite

I have to admit that my Japanese wife and I have become spoiled sushi snobs because of the wonderful quality of fish and preparation in the many high quality, truly Japanese sushi places in Los Angeles. Our Japanese relatives claim that the quality here exceeds that at most sushi places in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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English first
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103 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

I have to admit that my Japanese wife and I have become spoiled sushi snobs because of the wonderful quality of fish and preparation in the many high quality, truly Japanese sushi places in Los Angeles. Our Japanese relatives claim that the quality here exceeds that at most sushi places in Japan! Having bored you with that, I just want... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

If you want something different in a nice place, go there. The food is very good, the service very friendly, the tea excellent! Culver City parking (above Trader Joe's) is free for 3 hours. I was a liitle disappointed by the desserts that are are just classics.

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Miami
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for the first time recently on a Saturday night. (Reservations on Open Table are a good idea unless you're willing to sit wherever they squish you in. The place is smallish.) We asked the server for recommendations and glad we took them to heart. Food is sushi-ish -- inventive and tasty. Our favorite was the salmon/burrata salad.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

I brought some of my family from Philadelphia. A couple had eaten here before and my sister had not. The quality and tastes by Keizo are incredible. Delicious, fresh, and amazing sauces that Keizo adds. It makes it hard to eat Japanese food at other places. We had the live scallops. It was served sashimi style and then the rest... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

K-ZO offers some of the best Japanese cuisine in LA. From the seaweed salad to the clam soup, sushi, and grilled fish, a pure delight with innovative twists. Highly recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

It has been a long time since I have been wowed by a sushi meal. This restaurant was exceptional. The menu was imaginative . . . none of the ho-hum items at typical sushi places. The fish was fresh and delicious. The accompanying sauces were perfectly matched to the fish. The garnishes were gorgeous. The salmon burrata special was amazing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Very good food, nice presentation, all fresh and tasty. A little short on quantity, so do not go with a big appetite...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

On a romantic night out, we shared the Bamboo Course ($58), the hot sake "Koshi Kanbai" and one serving of salmon sashimi. The course began with six tiny appetizers, some with two contrasting flavors neither of us had ever had before (e.g., monk fish liver and a fried sliver of lotus root) that combined amazingly. One item was poorly seasoned,... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The Skinny: Parking- 4 story structure attached, 2 hours free Decor- modern and white Restroom- clean single Service- pushy, pushing us out the door Food- below average Hot tea- you will pay for it Having worked in one (my mom owned a sushi bar) and growing up with the way things are supposed to taste like is sometimes a joykiller... More 

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Los Angeles
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

first of all, do NOT confuse this place with Sushi Zo. totally different worlds, people. we've been here a few times and it's been consistent: the sushi is fine, but nothing phenomenal. we've wondered if that's because the menu tries to be all things to all people -- want sushi? sure! want ribeye steak? we got that too! we have... More 

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Additional Information about K-ZO Japanese Restaurant

Address: 9240 Culver Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232
Phone Number: (310) 202-8890
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Culver City
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm  11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm  11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm  11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm  11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:45 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9240 Culver Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232
    (Venice)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Culver City
  • Phone Number: (310) 202-8890

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:45 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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