We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
730 N La Cienega Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069
(310) 659-9449
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Reserve with OpenTable
Ranked #12 of 380 Restaurants in West Hollywood
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $80
Hours:
Sun 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Sushi, Asian, Japanese
Neighborhood:
West Hollywood
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Melrose
Description: Koi Los Angeles is a sophisticated blend of feng shui and modern elegance. Illuminated by candlelight, the natural and intricate details of the restaurant create an elegant dining atmosphere, while the Zen inspired design of earth-toned colors, sleek design, fireplaces and waterscapes all create a stunning atmosphere of harmony by combining subtly luxurious materials with nature’s elements of water, air, fire and light. At Koi, chefs deconstruct traditional Japanese preparations and respectfully re-imagine them, by infusing modern California accents. Sushi chefs and the kitchen staff derive their inspiration from each other resulting in creations like the signature Crispy Rice with Spicy Tuna, an addictive version of the classic spicy tuna roll, featuring warm grilled rice topped with a thick layer of cool, savory tuna); the Baked Crab Roll, for which succulent fresh crabmeat is wrapped in a thin rice crepe paper dotted with sesame seeds and baked to perfection.
Write a Review

186 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    86
    50
    23
    18
    9
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Los Angeles, California
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Spent NYE at Koi with a group of friends and I must say, the service was excellent and so was the food! We had the chef bring out a variety of dishes since we all decided to share food. Our waiter separated our food and alcohol bill since we had a large group. What a great idea because it made... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014 via mobile

Really great restaurant and the staff are so helpful with recommendations of what to order. Beautiful atmosphere and scenery. Food is fresh and of high quality. I would highly recommend!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Venice, Italy
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Love this place and have been going here since it opened... Just never bothered to do a review. The favs are the crispy rice, albacore w crispy onion, baked crab hand roll and lamb! Can't go wrong w these! Manager Ricky is fantastic and wait staff stays w the restaurant for a number of years so they must like it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I loved this place I went for the first time 3 years ago and I came back this September coz I was in a trip in LA but I have it is still amazing

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hilversum, The Netherlands
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I've been here once but will definitely come back when I am in LA again. I was able to make a reservation for the same day and was seated immediately at an excellent table outside. The waiters were very friendly and, very important, the food was wonderful. A lesser point was the constant crying of a baby at a table... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nanaimo
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Just got back from a week in LA and ate at Koi twice. Wandered in not knowing anything about the restaurant on a Tuesday night. Got seated immediately at a table, looked over the menu and was surprised that they did not have a entry of omakase on the menu. Said it anyways. What I received was some of the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
los angeles
Top Contributor
171 reviews 171 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I've been about 10 times, and never once was there not some celebrity there, usually I see a famous comedian. A few times paparazzi where located outside. So it is quite a scene. And the food is great too - I love the salmon truffle dish, MMMMMMMM Setting is great, I've always had good service. Yes, it's pricey, but in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Miami, Florida
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Wow, this is an amazing restaurant. The best sushi we have had in a long time, and our waitress was amazing, she went through the various specials and made our evening one of the best. This is a great restaurant, fantastic service and food,

Was this review helpful? Yes
Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We came here for dinner during our holiday having heard it's a top spot in LA and we not disappointed at all. We booked in advance and got a nice booth table indoors (I would perhaps in future ask for an outside table). The food was delicious and the service was excellent. My husband isn't a huge Sushi fan but... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Atlanta, GA
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Loved the sushi at West Hollywood's long-popular Koi. Great setting, great service, and some of the best sashimi I've ever had (and I've had a lot). Ask for a table in their patio area for extra ambiance.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Koi also viewed

West Hollywood, CA
West Hollywood, CA
 

Been to Koi? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Koi

Address: 730 N La Cienega Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069
Phone Number: (310) 659-9449
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 80
Cuisine: Sushi, Asian, Japanese

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Koi staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?