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11777 San Vicente Blvd, Ste 120, Los Angeles, CA 90049
+1 310-207-8744
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Ranked #375 of 8,581 Restaurants in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $50 - $100
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Montana
Description: Featuring the dynamic pairing of Master Sushi Chef Katsuya Uechi and design impresario Philippe Starck, Katsuya by Starck is truly a feast for the senses. With specialty cocktails, unique rolls and spectacular sushi and sashimi platters, Chef Uechi skillfully translates Japanese flavors to the American palate. Signature dishes include Crispy Rice with Spicy Tuna, Yellowtail Sashimi with Jalapeno and Miso-Marinated Black Cod. With superb talent and exacting precision, Katsuya by Starck is changing the face of Japanese cuisine. Upon its debut, Katsuya Brentwood was named one of Travel + Leisure's "Best New Restaurants," and it continues to garner acclaim as one of OpenTable's "50 Hottest Restaurants in the U.S." and the Los Angeles Times Readers' Choice "Best Sushi Restaurant" in Southern California.
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English first
Los Angeles, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I came here expecting a lot more than I actually received. The hostess was rude, the service was mediocre and it took way too long to receive our food. The food was not what it used to be either. Too bad, I really used to like this place.

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Northport, New York
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The sushi here is fantastic! The service is great- providing recommendations throughout the meal. The drinks were tasty- I loved the cucumber martinis!

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Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We were recommended this restaurant by a local shopkeeper so we thought we would give it a try. We booked for 8.30pm and arrived on time but our table was not ready. We were ushered to the bar and had to wait 25 minutes before our table was ready. The best thing about the night was the very friendly barman... More

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Los Angeles, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

the food is good; sushi and sashimi is fresh; the best is the black cod and spicy salmon on crispy rice. Wait staff very nice. It's best to go when they are not too busy because then service is not as good; but the times we've gone it's been very good service. Prices are high but its worth it though... More

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Oyster Bay Cove, New York
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Love to come here when I visit family in LA. The food is amazing, and the atmosphere is great!! Sometimes you may see some celebrities.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Great sushi. Went to the one by the Staples center. Had a great time with great service. Pricey, but you get what you paid for.

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18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This place is amazing. We went there more than a year ago and I still crave it. We're headed back to Cali in August and I hope we'll get the chance to eat here again!!!

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coconut grove
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81 reviews 81 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Although the restaurant is noisy and trendy the food is outstanding. The service could not have been better. We were there with people who knew how to order and that was certainly helpful. Dishes are like nothing we have ever eaten at any Japanese restaurant. They are interesting fusion concept that really works. Every dish is a masterpiece and both... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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221 reviews 221 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
205 helpful votes 205 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Located in Brentwood, nice neighbourhood. Very stylish, trendy and modern decor. There are 2 dining rooms, one large (very nice decor but a bit noisy) and a smaller, also noisy but a bit less. Very friendly staff! Good chic crowd. Excellent Starters, in particular the chicken salad and the brussel sprouts were outstanding! Another excellent dish is the crispy rice... More

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New York City, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We had a great diner at Katsuya. The bartender knows his job and the cocktails are great. Food wise you should try their Brussels sprouts dish, the sashimi and sushi are awesome. Service was impeccable even with the place completely packed.

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