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Sushi Gen

422 E 2nd St, Central Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012-4209
+1 213-617-0552
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (44 reviews)
“sashimi” (54 reviews)
“omakase” (16 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
422 E 2nd St, Central Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012-4209
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1 - 10 of 321 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have had sushi all over the world and this place is 1: overpriced and 2: really too high ranked. Really underwhelming and dissappointed evening

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

fish is fresh, atmosphere great, service is great, happy people dinning there always, makes u feel at home

Thank Edward C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Long wait, but worth. Food very good as well as service if u seat at the Bar The quality of the sushi was excellent the chef was friendly

Thank vals254
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Without a doubt some of the best traditional sushi in Los Angeles. Excellent selection of fish. Friendly service.

Thank Albert P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a sushi/sashimi place you can trust to be fresh and tasty. Despite long lines during lunch (get there no later than 11:00am to line up); the shashim special is the order of 80% of the lunch crowd. The sashimi is fresh and a...More

Thank casimirot909
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service, very reasonable prices and friendly wait staff.. It's my local hangout. Give it a try. Love the variety of sushi

Thank 207brucer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best quality sushi you can get in the area. Expect to wait during normal eating times but it's worth it. There is a sushi bar and regular tables. Menu includes a few other items besides sushi but it's all about eating the high quality fish....More

Thank Lara S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not much of a sushi person but this place may have changed that for me. Yummmm try the tiger roll and the avalanche (think that's the name)

Thank Andrea Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will love everything about Sushi Glen, from its fun location to the food and service. Sushi Gen has been around at least 15 years and it always gets better and we have never had a bad meal there. The sushi is fresh, which I...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I've worked in downtown LA since the late 80's. I don't quite recall when I started going to this establishment, but whether it's lunchtime or dinner, if you don't stand in line prior to opening, you will be waiting for a seat. That said, the...More

Thank joesuzu1212
Downtown Los Angeles is a busy metropolis of towering
buildings, bustling streets, and industrial
warehouses. There is a distinct multiplicity of
cultures here with a growing influx of business
professionals and hipsters. Many call the evolution of
Downtown over recent years gentrification. New lofts,
bars, hotels and restaurants are popping up regularly.
Downtown is home to some of the very best restaurants
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:15 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:15 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:15 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:15 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 422 E 2nd St, Central Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012-4209
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 213-617-0552
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