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Aki Restaurant

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11513 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-3007
+1 310-479-8406
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Sun 16:30 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

This is a relatively small restaurant that is family owned and run. It is a find! Dean, who is the Sushi Chef, creates sushi that is fresh and trustworthy. You know whatever he creates will be done with knowledge and respect for the animal and the customer as well as for the art of his profession. We usually go for... More 

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Manhattan Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2014

Been going here for years, since before I lived in LA even. It's that good and it has stayed that consistent. This family owned spot has been in business for more than 30 years (I think more than 35). I always try to sit at the bar with Dean, who does an amazing job preparing both simple and sophisticated plates.... More 

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Manhattan Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2012

This is a sushi place. There is no scene, there are no ridiculously oversized rolls covered in a fish and sauce and stuff. Instead, there is Dean, who stands behind the bar and thoughtfully cuts, plates, dresses and presents some of the best fish around. The kitchen puts out some nice hot foods, but Dean and the fish are the... More 

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Reviewed 14 February 2010

A very tasty sushi selection. As close to the quality I had in 6 years in Japan as I have found in LA. Japanese-run, feels like you're in a little family restaurant in Japan, and the food serves to help that impression greatly. Prices can add up, but it's a great place for better quality Japanese food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11513 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-3007
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-479-8406

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?