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Kimi Grill

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely fabulous Japanese food here. Coating on tempura is light, sushi is fresh, portions are "ask for a doggy bag." Kimi's reputation is spreading way beyond the Morongo Basin area.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jaimep959
Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

We passed this place as it’s next door a travellodge en route from Joshua Tree to LA, originally to stop to use the bathroom. When we walked in we realised it looked half decent, then when we sat down to eat our poke bowls we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 129daisyw
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Remarkable to find such fresh raw fish in the desert--hidden away next to the Travelodge motel! The first thing you notice when you come in are the three sushi chefs working at breakneck speed in front of the fish display in the far back of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank gatomontesdarizona
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Great food and very friendly and professional staff. Quiet atmosphere , which is nice so we could all talk to each other. Orders can be made to order at no extra charge. This is the best place to eat in Yucca Valley

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank purplemountain77
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Not always a good idea to go to a restaurant attached to a motel but it was worth while in this instance. Food very good and staff very friendly. We did not try the sushi but all the dishes that came past us looked very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mike V
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Quality sushi but that's not all they have. Try a "stone bowl"... it comes with teriyaki chicken, rice, vegetables. Or, order the Bento Boat... it comes with grilled chicken, mixed tempura, salad, rice, and California roll!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dave L
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I had never eaten sushi before, family took me and I love it, service is friendly I liked the baked lobster roll and the soup

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank bmaryme
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Kimi grill is by far one the top Sushi resturants I have eaten ate. Service, menu, prices and most of all the food was top notch. Ill eat Sushi in the desert here!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Claudia S
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

I can’t believe this place isn’t more packed. Don’t be fooled by its proximity to the Travelodge! I also can’t understand why you’d eat tempura or noodles when this place (lieterally) has a world class sushi chef making some of the freshest, best sushi I’ve...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank themightykali
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Ate there while staying in the Travelodge. They have a huge sushi menu. Their vegetable tempura has fresh vegetables, light and tasty. The décor doesn't quite fit so was pleased to find the food was really good Japanese food and service was very good.

Date of visit: June 2018
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