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.

Ichiban

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
120 S Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91204-1308
818-242-9966
Today
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

10 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 9: English reviews
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have been coming here since its beginning. Then our grandkids , visitors and friends. The "newbies" who have been afraid of "eating raw fish", have quickly been converted to something new and exotic. Having lived in Japan, I find the American inventiveness works well on the more staid styles of old traditiion. The results are always... More 

Helpful?
Thank Don R
Prior Lake, Minnesota
Level Contributor
34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

I was hesitant to eat here because I'm not much into sushi beyond California rolls and tempura but there is a big enough variety that everyone can find something they like. The food came quickly and the presentation is beautiful. You can watch the men preparing the food. The prices are very reasonable. I would definitely eat here again.

Helpful?
Thank laura m
Glendale, California
Level Contributor
319 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 286 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

We eat here at least once a week for lunch or dinner, since they first opened, and it can't be beat. The food is wonderful, the prices are LOW and the service is actually amazing, lots of staff always. The lunch combo includes 3 items for around 8 bucks! The sushi is good, not gourmet, but considering the prices it... More 

Helpful?
Thank blubs99
Glendale, California, United States
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

We are a regular at this place. Great value great food fresh sushi great combo and most of all GREAT SERVICE. They basically know our favorites what not to put or to put etc. The value too for a Japanese place is excellent. Brought friends and family here before they just love it. I have friends and family from another... More 

Helpful?
Thank Earl Q
Glendale, California
Level Contributor
547 reviews
354 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 297 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

Last Friday night, my boyfriend and I dined at Ichiban for dinner. We arrived close to seven and managed to get a table, although there was almost always a crowd waiting to be seated during our visit. It was packed. I had a dinner combo with steak teriyaki and shrimp tempura. My boyfriend had some sashimi and rolls. The food... More 

Helpful?
Thank Karen H
Huntington, West Virginia, United States
Level Contributor
21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

Loved this gem hidden in Glendale. The sushi is super cheap, super fresh, and the staff are amazing. We came here more than anywhere in the time I lived in LA. If you want cheap and different, order the salmon collar. Its usually really cheap, char grilled and served with lemon and a nice ponzu sauce.

Helpful?
Thank Alyssa C
LA
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2010

Their sushi is not top of the line but pretty good considering the price. There's a list of 50% off sushi to choose from and their albacore sushi salad is awesome. I think service is mediocre though and could use some improvement.

Helpful?
Thank ckso
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2008

THE worst sushi I've ever eaten. CA rolls taste like they're made with crab-salad. Yuk.

Helpful?
1 Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2008

Buy Sushi chefs beer!

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook

Been to Ichiban? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 S Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91204-1308
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: 818-242-9966

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Ichiban and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Ichiban 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?