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Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ Dining

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10925 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064
(310) 234-8641
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food, especially Happy Hour!

This is a small place & they don't take reservations, but the food is excellent. The rice dishes are delicious. There is free parking across the street, no need to pay for valet.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 20, 2014
Cynhoff
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Brewster, New York
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35 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Santa Monica, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

Choose from Angus Kalbi Short Rib or other cuts of beef, pork, chicken, shrimp, scallops, duck, or various vegetables (the Mushroom Medley and Shishito Peppers are my favorites), then cook over a flaming charcoal grill. Other dishes include Bibimbap, Garlic Noodles, Ramen, deep-fried tofu. The West Los Angeles Gyu-Kaku location is popular post-movie restaurant for Landmark Theatres patrons as well... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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112 reviews 112 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Went to Gyu for dinner by recommendation of my Uber driver and boy oh boy was I in for a treat. First of all I wasn't expecting the grill at your table experience. We ordered everything A la carte and tried a little of this and little of that. I can't remember everything we ate but we had cheese wontons,... More 

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Malibu, California
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465 reviews 465 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Walked in around 7pm, greeted and got a seat/grill asap. (it filled up later and had a wait-line) I've never been to guy-kaku before. (shabu shabu but with a grill instead of boiling water) Kinda cool (hot) with grill in the middle. Food server (CJ) explained how it works and made decent suggestions. Order food off the menu and then... More 

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Brewster, New York
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128 reviews 128 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This is a small place & they don't take reservations, but the food is excellent. The rice dishes are delicious. There is free parking across the street, no need to pay for valet.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Amazing Food, great ambiance, exceptional service, wonderful dining experience! Best times to come are during happy hour or their $2 daily menu from 2pm-5pm. Loved the selection of meats and fish. The Miso butterfish was so tasty that we had to get two orders of it! The garlic noddles were the best! Very flavorful! The spicy cabbage salad was surprisingly... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

During a holiday in LA, we visited the restaurant after reading a few favorable reviews on here. We went not knowing what to expect, not even realising that you ordered food and cooked it yourself on a grill in the centre of your table! We parked up using the valet parking($6.50 for 2 hours) and naively went in hoping to... More 

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Elk Grove, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

We were first timers and ordered the bbq meal 2 for $60 to get a sampling. Food was good and server Evan was great! Atmosphere is very casual dining.

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Toronto, Canada
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178 reviews 178 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Tripadvisor shows this as being in Los Angeles, but it's actually just outside of the Huntington Beach area. If you're looking for a place to go to have a few really cheap drinks then this is the place for you. If you go during Happy Hour, their draft Saporro beer is amazingly cheap and it's in the largest mug I've... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Fantastic food, good atmosphere, and lots of fun to cook it yourself! Great place to go and eat meat like its sushi!

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Los Angeles, CA
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

Awesome place to go with friends. The cooking part of the dinner makes for a fun evening out where you dont just sit down and order, eat, pay and get out. We usually go with a group of 4 of us, get a few sides of veggies, a rice bowl, and 2 chicken and 2 beef plates and 2 fish... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10925 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighborhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: (310) 234-8641

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 50
  • Cuisine: Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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