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17142 Colima Rd, Ste E, Hacienda Heights, CA 91745-6784
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hacienda Heights, California
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

This place has a large selection of items. The price is reasonable and the service is pretty good. However, the soup is a little too salty for me. If you like heavy soup base, this place might be a good choice for you.

Thank Kim_chi110
Hacienda Heights
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

My family's absolute favorite. Our weekly spot for Ramen, gyoza, chicken bowls, Japanese style fried rice Their monthly specials are always a choice by someone in the family. Koteri Spicy Beef Ramen our #1 favorite.

Thank VettechDee
new jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

It is a very small restaurant and a 20 minute wait on sat nite but it was worth the wait.They have a huge menu and you get served fast. The service is excellent for how busy they are. They serve beer but not wine

Thank Bridgetpianos
Diamond Bar, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

The Ramen and Broth are delicious, but, the service sometimes is average, especially when busy. Even though, the food is still fantastic!

Thank HughVo
Hacienda Heights, California
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

My office is in Hacienda Heights, Tamaya Japanese La Mei is very close to my office and I will go with friends or business associates periodically. The one locates in "Albertson's" center is the original store of Tamaya, they have another store in Alhambra. The quality of their La Mei is very good, my co-worker is a seafood lover, she... More 

Thank Ambereye
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2009

I love their spicy beef reman. Good reman place! Recommand to everyone.

Thank jennrhs
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2008

Lots of choices and combos, excellent ramen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17142 Colima Rd, Ste E, Hacienda Heights, CA 91745-6784
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hacienda Heights
  • Phone Number: 626-581-3223

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