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2891 Agoura Rd, Westlake Village, CA 91361-3218
+1 805-446-7001
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Sushi
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Description: Authentic Japanese cuisine and sushi that rivals Japan's best. The owner / head chef moved to CA from Japan in the late 1970's. He opened his first family-owned restaurant and has since flourished and transformed to what we see today at Kaminari Sushi. Now with over 30 years of experiences and memories of sharing his dishes to the locals and visitors alike, there's no other that takes so much pride and care to creating beautiful & delicious sushi with great service. From exciting & new sushi rolls to the delicately cut fresh fish at its purest form, we cater to every hardcore sushi lover or newcomer. Please join us and experience a little slice of Japan!
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Westlake Village, California, USA
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71 reviews 71 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Kaminari has been around a long time but is always great. Small place but intimate and friendly. Must have the albacore sushi or blue crab hand roll with avocado. Howard is the owner with Tad and Shingo - great staff.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Clearly the best sushi we have had in the past 35 years! The owner Hide San serves only the freshest high quality fish in a traditional Japanese style.

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Westlake Village, California, USA
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71 reviews 71 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Since opening years ago this is my favorite sushi place. High quality with excellent service. Warm and friendly staff with great fish. Try the albacore sushi- the best.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Found this place via reviews. Small location in a strip mall that we had overlooked many times. Staff was very friendly and food was delicious. We will definitely be going back!

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Westlake Village, California, USA
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71 reviews 71 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Howard, Tad and Shingo - great sushi with Yumi and Jose serving. Very special place serving fresh and tasty items for many years.

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Westlake Village, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is by far the best sushi restaurant ever! We've been to many across the Ventura County and Los Angeles County area and this one has the freshest fish, with substantial portions, and lots of menu and off the menu choices. The owner and his staff are just terrific. Can't say enough about how good this sushi restaurant is.

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Westlake Village, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

After years of driving by this place my husband and I decdied to give it a try, and boy oh boy am I glad we did. It's a tiny little place but truely authentic, fresh, and wonderful tasting sushi. We enjoyed everything about this place, it is small and perhaps a little pricer than other places but well worth it.... More 

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Westlake, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Kaminari sushi is one of the most authentic sushi restaurants you will find outside of Japan. My family and I always come here. We usually get the Omakase which is when the chef chooses what your going to eat, it's like a prefix menu but you don't know what's coming next. The chefs somehow know your pallete perfectly and give... More 

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Westlake Village, California, USA
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71 reviews 71 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food is always consistently great and atmosphere warm and welcoming. The best quality sushi in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Relaxing environment, great service and amazing sushi! Great date night or family meal with older kids.

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Address: 2891 Agoura Rd, Westlake Village, CA 91361-3218
Phone Number: +1 805-446-7001
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Westlake Village
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Sushi

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