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Takami Sushi and Robata

811 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90017-2606 (Central L.A)
213-236-9600
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Ranked #518 of 8,645 Restaurants in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $100
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
Neighborhood:
Downtown
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Wilshire & Flower
Transit: The Metro station is located 1 block south at 7th & Flower.
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English first
New York City, New York
Top Contributor
152 reviews 152 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I enjoyed some excellent sushi here. What ruined the experience was that they cannot seem to decide if they want to be a restaurant or a discotheque. The excessively LOUD, bad music really takes away from the pleasure of their quite good food. I think more people go there for the view, but it's just the boring LA skyline you're... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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206 reviews 206 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
307 helpful votes 307 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

We really enjoyed our dining experience at Takami on the 21st floor of 811 Wilshire in the heart of downtown LA. The decor is very cool and modern with a hint of Shag-style. The main dining room is partitioned with a glass wall because the exterior windows on the 21st floor and only half panels with the top half open... More 

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Top Contributor
114 reviews 114 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

There is a sign out front that boasts happy hour prices. In the restaurant, I am told that the happy hour prices are only available at the bar and lounge area. This does not make that much sense to me. Then, I noticed the prices of the entrees and realize this is a bad policy. The sushi dinner is $34... More 

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Monrovia, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Celebrated a friends birthday here. Every course was delicious. Service was very attentive and friendly. Also, the views of the city lights was beautiful. I highly recommend!

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Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The title says it all. This is one of our all time favorite Japanese restaurants in Los Angeles. We really need to go back cause it's been awhile. But every time we've gone the staff has been super nice and efficient, the food is fresh and prepared wonderfully and the views you cannot beat. You have to try the Spicy... More 

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Pasadena
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82 reviews 82 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Takami is an elegant space in a downtown high-rise. The service is attentive and the menu is appealing. However, on my last few visits, the food just hasn't been as good as it had been in the past. The appetizers, particularly the spicy tuna on crispy rice and the sushito peppers are still quite good. However, the rolls seems to... More 

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Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

My husband and I had an amazing experience at Takami. Their food is incredible - try the 21st roll...the crab will melt in your mouth, you will never eat imitation crab again! The best part of the night (if it can get better than the food) was the warm, friendly and energetic bartender we met, named RC. We were waiting... More 

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Washington, DC
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We made this our Friday night destination prior to going across the hall for Elevate Lounge. We were able to walk right in at 10 p.m. for dinner despite the place being quite crowded. We were pleasantly surprised to find out that valet parking in this DTLA locale was only $7! Delicious sushi, just be prepared to shell out some... More 

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Cambridge, MA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Great view, outdoor but covered balcony, excellent food and watermelon mojitos. They had creative rolls and interesting entrees. The garlic edamame were also very good. Clearly a trendy local hotspot by the looks of the clientele.

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Warsaw, Poland
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106 reviews 106 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Pretty good sushi and average service. It is rather on the expensive side, but you pay for the location, which is downtown LA with a really stunning open air view (the restaurant is located on the 21st floor). I had a business dinner here and although the views were worth the trip, the fact, that the place is quite noisy,... More 

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Additional Information about Takami Sushi and Robata

Address: 811 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90017-2606
Phone Number: 213-236-9600
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 31 - 100
Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese

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