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18206 S Western Ave, Gardena, CA 90248-3819
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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107 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

To my surprise a japanese restaurant very authentic. I had cold soba with tempura. My friends had pork, misso eggplant, tempura. Everything was very good.

Thank Ale N
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2016

This restaurant was a favorite of my late Uncle & I can see why. The food is fabulous, the service prompt and I love the private rooms you can sit in. Everything that we asked for was brought promptly and correctly. We look forward to visiting the place again!

Thank Mrurabe
Kuala Lumpur
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61 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2015 via mobile

Sashimi was really fresh and the servers were helpful and friendly. Sake was good. The overall dining experience was good due to good service, food was ok.

Thank PLML
Bangkok, Thailand
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1,152 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 625 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2014 via mobile

Sanuki No Sato is really an excellent place for Japanese lunch or dinner. We had been a regular customer every time we visited Southern California. Their noodle specially Udon was exceptionally good. We had decided to host a small party of 20 for dinner on Monday night and still returned for lunch the next day. This proved our appreciation to... More 

Thank Charn P
Windsor, California
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97 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2014

I love Sanuki no Sato. We always went to Sanuki no Sato weekly for lunch when we lived in Torrance, CA. After we moved to Northern California, we still visit Sanuki no Sato when we come down. I love their tempura, nabeyaki udon, tonkatsu, beef nanbanyaki, the mini donburis, and so on. I can go on and on. The broth... More 

Thank Diane H
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63 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2014

If you want traditional Japanese food, this is the place to go. No fusion style, no other ethnic influence, just the "real McCoy!" If you care to take your dining experience to the next level, they even have authentic Tatami rooms for your pleasure. The food is impeccably prepared and delicious. The service is A+ and the staff go out... More 

Thank RktDogg
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

We came to Torrance because my wife had to do a Board Certified Test at the Person Professional building. We decide to get a hotel and have dinner before her bug test the next day. We wanted some sushi or something Asian. While checking the reviews and location we decide to go to this restaurant. The food was GOOD, it... More 

Thank Jorge B
Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2013 via mobile

We ate our quick lunch last week and found that their udon was excellent and set lunch was quite good in any standard. On our return to Los Angeles this week, we hesitantly try the Sanuki No Sato for dinner. We thought that the worst can happen is to order similar dishes as our lunch. The place was packed upon... More 

Thank Charn P
Everett, WA
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37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2013 via mobile

Overpriced, snooty staff and yet this place is packed. Unbelievable. Used to come here for lunch all the time. Dropped by for first time in a year, this time for dinner. The gozen was $36 and not worth it. The tempura cold, the chawan-mushi bland and the dashi for the small udon not as good as before. Staff look like... More 

Thank wtfresca
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2013

Had lunch here with family and you know it is a good Japanese restaurant when there are lots of Japanese customers. The entrance had pictures of various celebrities who have eaten here. The menu is varied, with hot and cold versions of their famous home made noodles, all reasonably priced. They had a very refreshing iced Barley tea. The Soba... More 

Thank MRYMelbourne

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18206 S Western Ave, Gardena, CA 90248-3819
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gardena
  • Phone Number: 310-324-9184

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?