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Teru Sushi

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11940 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2606
+1 818-763-6201
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“studio city” (4 reviews)
“spicy tuna” (2 reviews)
“sushi” (12 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
11940 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2606
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Reviewed June 19, 2017

Teru Sushi opened in 1979 and was one of the first Sushi Bars in Los Angeles and still going strong. It is a little oasis on Ventura Blvd. Metered street parking- free on SUNDAYS Quiet, cool and elegant inside, with a choice of eating at...More

Thank BackRoadsUSA
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

I've been coming here for 30 years and never been let down. They are so consistent with the quality and preparation of their fish....love the ambience too. Sit in the front half and people watch;)

Thank robuc1
Reviewed April 27, 2017

In the world of being surrounded by really great sushi this is place is not a fit. I have eaten there twice , which for me is more than enogh. If you going to eat sushi, eat fresh, well prepared selections Pass on this place

Thank iwilltrain
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

I first ate here in the early 80s. Nice wood decor. On this night I was at Teri Sushi during "happy hour". Large sake is $4 and lots of delicious rolls at reduced prices. Service was good. Valet parking is $5. I definitely will eat...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed January 25, 2017

Not sure they could find a way to cram more tables into ths small sushi bar. The sushi was ok, but the atmorphere was frenetic and not relaxing. The service was also very marginal. The managers were constantly patroling the place to ensure people were...More

Thank David_Aggie
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Service has really gone down hill here. Waiting 15 minutes for a waiter for lunch. Never refilled water glasses or took away plates. This has happened more than once. Going to find a new lunch spot.

Thank MClinger
Reviewed November 29, 2016

I used to eat here for dinner every once in a while a few years ago. I came back from vacation and ate here the other day for lunch, only to return again today for lunch :) They have a great lunch special here, quick...More

Thank Paula G
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Teru Sushi is a nice spot in the heart of Studio City's sushi row. It gets crowded. The menu is good, though there are a lot of sushi rolls with crab or tempura, which is a little disappointing. Their crispy rice spicy tuna is my...More

Thank Katie O
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I have been eating here for years, the prices are reasonable, the sushi is always super fresh, their specials are very interesting and always awesome, the service is impeccable and their rear patio with the waterfall is just beautiful. I have never found a sushi...More

Thank SBpicky
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a friend business meeting. Excellent place. The sexy roll is especially good. The crunchy spicy tuna role is also good but I preferred the sexy roll. Get there for sushi happy hour and you can save a few bucks. Very friendly staff...More

Thank dem0502
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $60
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11940 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2606
    (Laurel Canyon)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Universal City Area
  • Neighborhood: Universal City Area
  • Phone Number: +1 818-763-6201
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