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Shiku

1277 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3610
+1 858-456-7118
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“nigiri” (3 reviews)
“seaweed salad” (2 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1277 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3610
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went her for my first night in La Jolla. Wish I didn't. The sushi was about average I guess I was expecting it to be a bit better since La Jolla is on coast line. For the money it wasn't worth the trip. I...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have experienced better sushi, but this was still tasty. Food wise I would give Shikoku a 3/5. I rated it as a 4/5 because our waitress was very nice. We ordered garlic edamame not realizing it would be served with actual garlic chunks on...More

Thank Rebekah F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional variants of sushi (maki and nigiri) are done very well. The service is fast, the place is clean, bright.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We loved the food, service, and huge glass windows. It felt like we were eating outside. We each had a roll, seaweed salad and miso soup.

Thank Anne N
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Went on a whim as we were told it was good and had interesting rolls. They were right. Service quick and efficient. Friendly staff made several suggestions and adjusted servings to our liking. will go back on our next visit.

Thank WebsterFoodie
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Rather small, but sushi was excellent and service was super fast. Tables close together so not a place for quiet dining. Servers very helpful in recommendations of popular rolls. Both of the ones we chose were excellent. Can't go wrong here.

Thank Rocky H
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had lunch today at this wonderful restaurant. We wanted sushi and our old stand by when we visit La Jolla--Bird Rock--was not open and we Googled "sushi in La Jolla," and Shiku came up. Lucky us! The fish is amazingly fresh and the chef...More

Thank dejindc
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The food was very delicious and the waitress was so kind. We never had to ask for anything, she was always a few steps ahead of us. They also offer more than just sushi. Shiku was located very close to La Jolla Cove. We did...More

Thank Pearl2483
Reviewed 2 July 2017

My boyfriend and I visited on a Friday night during prime dinner hour. It wasn't busy at all, such a relief in La Jolla on a holiday weekend. Nice atmosphere, fairly attentive waiters. They forgot the sake we ordered but we barely noticed, being so...More

Thank Tiffany B
Reviewed 4 May 2017

So many Sushi places, so many fail. But Shiku didn't disappoint. We went for the sushi rolls and found the simple standbys better than most, and the elaborate specials out of this world. The honey roll has just a hint of sweetness and more than...More

Thank Craig G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1277 Prospect St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-3610
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-456-7118
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