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11301 W Olympic Blvd Ste 101, Los Angeles, CA 90064-1652
+1 310-479-5400
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible15%
Aug 20, 2018
“Delicious, but Expensive Yakitori”
4 weeks ago
“Impeccable Skill”
Open Now
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
11301 W Olympic Blvd Ste 101, Los Angeles, CA 90064-1652
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a Japanese grilled chicken restaurant that also serve a variety of dishes. The meats are skewered and expertly grilled to perfection. There are also some vegetable choices for the grill as well. These type of restaurant usually has a very intense chicken broth...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank semanticvision
Reviewed August 20, 2018

I am surprised by the number of 1-star reviews for this restaurant. The place was not very crowded and the wife asked us if we were familiar with their $20/5 skewer minimum before we were seated. We tried a number of skewers and non-skewer dishes....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Max G
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Chef Toshi is the best. His Yakitori is the best. Without a doubt this is my favorite restaurant in the world. His uncanny ability to bring out the natural flavors of the chicken is unparalleled. His tsukune is unbelievable — simple, elegant, perfect.

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

I eat here often and I like it. Good staff, decent food. You be satisfied base on money you paid. Yakitori is good , also sushi are decent. Opens late which is really helpful

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank amirk973
Reviewed April 22, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant has quality foods, if there's anything left. Their service tho is horrible. Slow, disrespectful and of they feel flustered, there's no hospitality. We tried to give them another chance. And they were still slow. And rude. I'm a regular foodie and go to...More

Thank Dori S
Reviewed December 18, 2013

Great taste but service there can sometimes be lacking. First, you can't just sit anywhere you want. Secondly, they'll try to sit you close to other people when the rest of the place is empty! Oh and there's also a minimum of 5 sticks per...More

Date of visit: November 2013
Thank eddie336
Reviewed November 27, 2011

For those who don't know. Yak is skewered foods cooked over charcoal. It's delicious if done right, and in our opinion, no restaurant is better! The food is pure and minimalistic, so you get to taste each ingredient at its finest. The only animals served...More

Date of visit: November 2011
Reviewed April 18, 2009

(IT DOESN'T DESERVE ANY STAR. HOWEVER, I CAN'T PUBLISH THIS WITHOUT PUTTING ONE STAR. And if you have never been to this restaurant before, PLEASE READ!!!!) Today, my husband, my 3 years old daughter and I went to this restaurant for a dinner. The food...More

Thank lamolivia
Reviewed March 9, 2009

The hostess (slim thin Japanese lady) is extremely rude. Not sure maybe it's because she can't speak English but she acted liked that restaurant is the only restaurant in town and we all need that restaurant to survive. It also has a weird policy to...More

Thank johnless
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Reviewed January 17, 2009

Best yakitori and soboro rice I have ever tried.

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$20 - $35
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Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11301 W Olympic Blvd Ste 101, Los Angeles, CA 90064-1652
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighborhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-479-5400
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