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24351 Avenida De La Carlota, Ste N9, Laguna Hills, CA 92653-3643
949-587-0290
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious and fresh!

Expert sushi chef (Japanese by birth, which I believe makes a big difference) and new location make this one great sushi bar. Prices are a little high but in line with high end high quality sushi. A must-try. Get the asparagus appetizer!! Actually try anything the chef recommends. He knows his... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Mission Viejo, California
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Mission Viejo, California
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Expert sushi chef (Japanese by birth, which I believe makes a big difference) and new location make this one great sushi bar. Prices are a little high but in line with high end high quality sushi. A must-try. Get the asparagus appetizer!! Actually try anything the chef recommends. He knows his stuff.

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

I liked this place, it was old school Japanese. The service is what it is, Broken English, lots of smiles. The atmosphere is again old school, it's small with a nice sushi bar. We started with sushi. The menu is limited, lots of the usual rolls, they were all good. Then we had chicken, tempura and salmon. All very good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The best suchi i ever had awesome suchi Will be back on a regular basis hiro suchi chef make you feel special and his the best

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Aliso Viejo, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013 via mobile

Very friendly service. Fish is fresh. Limited offerings and uninspired presentation. Chef takes over and gives you what he makes for everyone all the time. Reminded me of sushi when it was first introduced to us in the 70s. Even the decor is old school.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013 via mobile

The best sushi in town, at the most comfortable friendly setting. The food is always fresh and the sushi style is different. Hiro the owner has the best skills in making food your palate will want more of. The plum wine he composed for me with ice was exotic! I have been coming here for more than 18 years and... More 

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Orange, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

This is my favorite neighborhood sushi bar. Hero has been in this location over 20 years and we have been coming here over 12. The fish is fresh and Tatsu and Hero take pride in what they prepare for you. We don't order anymore, just let them choose what to make until we are full. They start us with sautéed... More 

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Lompoc, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

This place was good fairly small. They had great sushi. Make sure to let them know if your not a fan of wasabi as they put it in all the rolls and on all the sashimi. The cooked food was OK not as good as the sushi. The tempura was good though.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24351 Avenida De La Carlota, Ste N9, Laguna Hills, CA 92653-3643
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Hills
  • Phone Number: 949-587-0290

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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