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Ken of Japan

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4340 Cochran St, Simi Valley, CA 93063-2352
+1 805-527-6490
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible16%
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“tempura” (2 reviews)
“sushi” (4 reviews)
“chef” (4 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
4340 Cochran St, Simi Valley, CA 93063-2352
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Reviewed December 23, 2017

Great, Fresh Sushi, presented beautifully! Very Friendly service, excellent sushi chefs! They close for an hour between 3:30 and 4:30, be aware if you like sushi at that time :-). They have happy hour all day, during the wee. The prices and the quality (extremely...More

Thank Ida S
Reviewed November 14, 2017

I visited this place recently with my family. We were celebrating a birthday and it was great fun to see the chef cook our meal. It was really entertaining to see the different tricks involving the food and fire. The chef had a good sense...More

Thank Mezzo2015
Reviewed August 16, 2017

The restaurant is set up to accommodate two settings. One is the typical booth and the other is the Tempura table. I suggest the Tempura table to experience the flavor of Japanese cooking, including the knives flying as the chef catching them to prepare the...More

Thank Joe G
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Ken's has been in Simi for a long time. They have a large sushi bar, teppan tables and a dining area with boat dinners. Everything is delicious so it can get fairly crowded on the weekend....recommend reservations for teppan tables especially.

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed May 9, 2017

While visiting family - this restaurant is local and within walking distance The Sesame Teriyaki Chicken - was poor at best and the sesame seeds were not part of the meal - were asked for and then arrived after the meal was over - ugggg...More

Thank m35yellowbrickrd
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Sushi... I do not even like SUSHI and been their twice because Family wanted Teppan table..... Never again!!

Thank Paul O
Reviewed October 27, 2015

A very good place for Japanese food with a nice atmosphere. It has been in the Valley a long time and has improved over the years. Good service.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed November 29, 2013

Went the other night. Huge menu and separate menu for sushi appetizers. I had the Shrimp Tempura which was very nice and filling. The friend rice was so-so. Others at the table ordered lots of sushi and were not disappointed. Overall, nice evening, great atmosphere....More

Thank Jillmoran1
Reviewed November 27, 2013

They are empty on a Friday night, which doesn't look good for them. But we could certainly understand why. The interior is run down - the carpet old and stained, several broken pieces of decor; Their food wasn't worth the price - BlueFin (Madera St...More

1  Thank Susan H
Reviewed October 30, 2013

not the best, nor worst of Japanese food. the beef teriyaki isn't bad , but it is chewy. We have been here dozens of times. always is chewy or slightly chewy. Tempura is good. Love the miso. teppan has been hit and miss. couple times...More

Thank suegab7
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4340 Cochran St, Simi Valley, CA 93063-2352
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Simi Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 805-527-6490
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