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2004 Sawtelle Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-6230
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5:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tue - Wed 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thu 11:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat 5:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed August 1, 2012

Robata is not very common in the US, and this izakaya/tapas-like grilling of skewers over wood coals is fresh and interesting. Go with a couple of friends so you can try and enjoy a dozen or more selections. I agree that the chicken thighs are the best, I especially like the okra and organ meats (not for the faint of... More 

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Detroit, MI
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2012

My daughter and I ran across this gem and we thought all of the food we ordered was absolutely delicious. This is a very unique place where they cook skewers of meats, vegetables and seafood over an open coal fire. We had filet, chicken, chicken hearts, shrimp, and a variety of vegetables all cooked to perfection. The service was great,... More 

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Los Angeles
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed March 4, 2012

The chicken breast yakitori was dry and lacked flavor no matter how much extra sauce we added. But when the chicken thigh yakitori arrived, we were in epicurean heaven! The chicken ramen was bland and the noodles were a bit overcooked (I'm part Asian and lived in Japan for 8 years so I know of what I speak). When I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2004 Sawtelle Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-6230
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
Description
Found reviews on Yelp:http://www.yelp.com/biz/robata-ya-los-angeles
Good place I wanted to tell Trip Advisor readers about. Thanks!! Dave

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