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Takao

11656 San Vicente Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049-5104
+1 310-207-8636
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good54%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
8 Mar 2017
“Love this place might be my favorite in LA ”
8 Jul 2017
“worste suhi i have had in 25 years for the price”
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
11656 San Vicente Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049-5104
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1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 9 July 2017

first I ordered chef choice 50 dollars really bad I live in san Francisco and for half the price i can have better sushi then I was charged 56 dollars for 2 house sakes the most I ever paid past 25 years was 12 each...More

Thank fchariri
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This is truly a hidden gem, stumbled into it one night after sugar fish had to long of a wait. Now I hardly visit sugar fish unless it's for lunch. Love the dishes, and sushi. Try the toro caviar special can't go wrong.

Thank KJKSOHO
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Nice variety of items but specialize in Sushi. Fresh and tasty also great service. Chose to try the standard vs. premium since the differences did not seem to merit the additional cost. Full dinners include an appetizer and dessert. Average paid in our party of...More

Thank echoy
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We ordered several sushi dishes as well as cooked food items but were disappointed with the quality of the food served. The broiled fish was very overcooked and the sushi was mediocre at best. For 2 people at dinner, the bill was over $250 without...More

Thank LinusL77
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

This is the place to go for a variety of small, creative dishes. Sushi is a part of it, but not the primary experience and not always the best compared with the better sushi restaurants. The chef and his all Japanese crew are experts at...More

Thank kiddydoc1
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

This place will beat your expectations whether you sample the a la carte menu or choose omakase - their top flight Omakase may seem to some a bit expensive but it is worth every penny and more. Every course is a masterpiece. Other sushi houses...More

Thank DavidWashingtonDC
Reviewed 23 February 2015 via mobile

A hidden gem. The uni sashimi box is unique and while they have the customary Japanese dishes their specials are always remarkably fresh. . Special points f I r the grilled shiseido peppers which are trimmed and cleaned and the homemade oshinko

Thank Joeny1962
Reviewed 7 August 2014

We visited Takao last night for dinner. We didn't have to wait and found a seat right at the sushi bar. The sushi was super fresh (salmon roll and spicy tuna roll), and the blue crab salad roll came with a delicious spicy sauce. The...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 4 November 2013 via mobile

I like their fish and sushi. One of the best I ever had. Dinning environment is nice, service is very good. Overall, just love it. Would definitely go back sometimes.

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 30 October 2013

Takao is a nice cosy spot that focuses more on fish than on being trendy and it shows. Usually get the omakase which is pretty solid and one of the better ones in LA for the price. It's nothing special in terms of selection but...More

Thank Steven T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$80
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11656 San Vicente Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049-5104
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-207-8636
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