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Katana

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8439 W Sunset Blvd, Ste 100, West Hollywood, CA 90069-1921 (La Cienega)
+1 323-650-8585
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6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Mon 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Wed 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thu - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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London
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of my fav asian restaurants in Los Angeles. The location is incredible, especially if you get a table on the balcony outside. There is usually a DJ playing so makes for a great atmosphere. The food itself is amazing and at a very reasonable price too. I visit here every time I'm in town!

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Thank Jon D
Los Angeles, California
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I used to come here a lot when it 1st opened about 15 years ago and I remember being really good. I was there past weekend to celebrate my birthday, and I was very disappointed. I ordered sushi, sashimi, hand rolls and pop corn shrimps. They were all mediocre. Service wasn't attentive nor friendly. My wine arrived late and my... More 

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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While not a frequent visitor to Katana, we have visited Roku (previously Sushi Roku) many times and had positive experiences. Therefore I was a bit taken aback by how different the experience was here. - Sat us 10 minutes late - Took 15 minutes to get water, after asking for it. Even longer to get a drink - Brought wrong... More 

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Thank Keith R
Perth, Australia
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161 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were recommended Katana by our hotel concierge, there was our first mistake! Service well, unfortunately we had none, actually it took about 20 minutes to even be acknowledged by a staff member! The sushi we had was good, but we also had a chicken dish which was over cooked and chewy!!!!

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Thank DaisyO2014
Plainview, New York
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42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Katana is a great ace for sushi and Robata style offerings. Great service and people watching. Bring money as this place is also very expensive. Definitely a place to be seen as stars regularly eat there and the whole outdoor mid level seating is really cool. Heat lamps too for those who can't handle the cold. Overall amazing service and... More 

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Thank Peter K
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

They have a great selection, but, perhaps its the day I went, but the sushi didnt seem as fresh as it could have been. Still a decent choice if you have cash to burn

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Thank Adonis M
New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Just Ok! Service slow! We ordered about five rolls of suishi. Water never showed up! We told them we had a comedy show to catch in an hour right next door but girl never came with check and we had to ask another waitress for our check and to pay. This was a Sunday night from 8:00 - 9:00pm.

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Thank Nina F
Tampa, Florida, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016

I was amazed at the unique dining experience this place offers. Good food and service was above average too.

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Thank Joseph_Isaacs
Hong Kong
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

Great sushi, grilled meats and vegetarian options. Service was very attentive, friendly and warm. Recommend to sit at the sushi counter to watch the chefs creating the dishes right in front of you.

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Thank The3000
København, Danmark
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155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016

Amazing Asian Fusion. All kinds of sushi, fish and stick dishes. Big variety of dishes with Foie Gras and Truffle - Amazing - Great service

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $50
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8439 W Sunset Blvd, Ste 100, West Hollywood, CA 90069-1921
    (La Cienega)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-650-8585
Description
Katana is an extraordinary beautiful Japanese restaurant serving Robata, a form of Japanese tapas, traditional sushi, and a unique variety of Japanese cuisine. There is a Robata and sushi bar, and spectacular patio dining overlooking Sunset Strip.

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