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10155 Riverside Dr, Los Angeles, CA 91602-2533
818-506-6167
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Hands down favorite restaurant...of any kind.

This was a weekly visit for years and years and still the choice for all special occasions. Nishi (sushi chef) and Kuni (manager) never forget a face or an order. Fresh, with beautiful presentation - I always order way too much, and without breaking the bank. Specialty rolls are remarkable... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 25, 2012
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

This was a weekly visit for years and years and still the choice for all special occasions. Nishi (sushi chef) and Kuni (manager) never forget a face or an order. Fresh, with beautiful presentation - I always order way too much, and without breaking the bank. Specialty rolls are remarkable. Ambiance is friendly and social. Could not love this place... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

Visit LA once a month and used to have an office in Toluca Lakes so we would visit here every couple of months. A year or two ago a much fancier place opened up down the street but I still have a warm spot for this place it gets mostly local traffic. Family run and staffed it has seen many... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

I eat at Nippon at least twice a month and it is my favorite restaurant, especially to bring out of town friends to for a great meal. They make the best teriyaki and tempura in town and have a lobster roll I could happily live on. Also a delicious tempura'd crab and asparagus roll they call a Riverside Roll. Their... More 

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Studio City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2008

This is a small restaurant and it is not upscale. BUT thier food especially SUSHI IS EXCELLENT!. You can sit down at Sushi bar and you can order ANYTHING you want. Sushi chefs can make anything you want! You know, sushi can be very expensive but it is almost half price here compared with other restaurant in the Valley! Also... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2008

Good sushi, nice employees.

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Frazier Park, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2006

Nippon is a restaurant that is part of our Friday night rotation. My husband, 3 year old son & I love coming here. The staff is very friendly and they bring kids their hashi (chopsticks) wrapped in a rubber band so they can use them. The sushi is very good, and they also prepare other Japanese dishes. We especially love... More 

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  • Address: 10155 Riverside Dr, Los Angeles, CA 91602-2533
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: 818-506-6167

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