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Sushi Roku

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Santa Monica
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1401 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2106 (Santa Monica Blvd. and Ocean Ave.)
+1 310-458-4771
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Today
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri 17:30 - 23:30
Sat 12:00 - 23:30
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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely child-free date here. Delicious sushi rolls, amazing Shishito peppers and miso eggplant. A bit pricey but nice for a special occasion.

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Thank LCRw
Pennsylvania
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting sushi place right on ocean avenue. Their number of rolls is limited vs other sushi places but overall good food. We enjoyed their pork belly appetizer (delicious), but their calamari app was a little chewy. We split a couple rolls: highlights- the shrimp tempura was really good, the spicy tuna definitely has a kick! Only one we didn't care... More 

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Thank JessT388
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Nice relaxed atmosphere, great fish dishes. Let the chef decide and you'll be overwhelmed. Great salades, White sauvignon is great

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Thank Eric V
Bogota, Colombia
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I didnt order sushi, but the salmon I ordered was really good. Drinks were very, very good. Service was outstanding. However, the prices are a bit high.

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Thank Ana M
Melbourne, Australia
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90 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice meal enjoyed with our family. We sat outside and watched the sun setting over the ocean. Sushi options were standard fare and quite good but the pork belly was amazing. 2nd visit in as many years....consistently good.

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Thank Sharon G
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

I was eating dinner here with mye girlfriend. I ordered "chefs speciality" of 8 different pieses of nigiri sushi. 7 of the 8 pieses tasted ok minus. The last bit looked like some king of roe. And this is the worst thing I have ever tasted. The piece must have been rotten and tasted just awful. The price was also... More 

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Thank Marius R
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Sushi is very delicious but I think price is high.If your 1th time in santa monica you may try this japon restaurant .

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Thank Derya K
London, United Kingdom
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488 reviews
359 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Good mea quality was fine and the menu but waitress was a little snappy at first Blue fin tuna sushi was nice Seats outside are a plus with people watching Price a little high

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Thank Ryan C
Australia
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Popped in for a late lunch. Staff were accommodating and service was quick. However, the sushi was tasteless. Didn't seem at all fresh.

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Thank GarethSage
key biscayne, Fl
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100 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Very nice evening and very good food. It was a Friday night and there was a football game on so while we waited for our table (there was a short wait even though we did have reservation but it was fine, nice bar and we ordered a great bottle of unfiltered cold sake which we took to our table) and... More 

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Thank punnina65

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2106
    (Santa Monica Blvd. and Ocean Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-458-4771

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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