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Arigato Japanese Restaurant

5575 Baltimore Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-1700
+1 619-469-3157
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible0%
7 Sep 2017
“Amazing food!!!”
10 Aug 2017
“Excellent Japanese food”
Open Now
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Hours
Sushi, Japanese
5575 Baltimore Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-1700
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Found this cozy spot via Groupon and the food was not only plentiful but VERY delicious. The prices are a bit steep so without Groupon I wouldn't visit too often. The waitstaff is a hit or miss with customer service. There was a "red head"...More

Thank Nene F
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is my husband's favorite local restaurant. Varied Japanese menu. Excellent miso soup, long sushi menu. Since we found this place many years ago, they have expanded the space and are busy most of the time. They do take-out orders as well. We are going...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Arigato is a smallbut good restaurant. We have tried sushi and variuos tempura dishes and have always enjoyed our visits.

Thank jsb1953
Reviewed 29 July 2015

This is a small, casual place located in a strip mall (surely nothing fancy) with really yummy Japanese food. We tried it on a recommendation from friends, and heard about the super-fresh rolls (and they have quite a menu of rolls and other sushi). They...More

Thank hoffgal1
Reviewed 21 November 2014 via mobile

We used a groupon to discover tgis place, it was really good. I loved the flavors, and the service was good. I highly recommend the appetizers like the monkey balls and the shrimp shu mai. The seaweed salad was a good portion, and it is...More

Thank Kmdurini
Reviewed 30 September 2014

We hadn't been to our favorite sushi restaurant for several weeks. This place is NOT the same! No familiar faces working there. The rolls were skinny with lower quality fish. Also, a poor presentation. Gosh, now this place left a bad taste in my mouth....More

1  Thank Highhopehana
Reviewed 8 December 2012

Arigato is tucked into a little strip mall in a largely residential area. The food is authentic and reasonably priced (although, of course, there are sushi rolls etc. that cater to the California market). The restaurant started out as a virtual hole-in-the-wall operation and has...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 28 May 2012

Located in San Diego's La Mesa suburb, Arigato is a good, no frills Japanese restaurant with authentic dishes and a friendly atmosphere. It started some years ago as a small enterprise and has expanded into adjacent property to more than double in size--a good reflection...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 4 February 2012

there is nothing that makes this restaurant stand out but it is a good little traditional Japanese sushi place. They do not deep fry their sushi.

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Reviewed 6 July 2008

Pretty good local japanese/sushi restaurant.

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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5575 Baltimore Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942-1700
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 619-469-3157
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