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15462 S Western Ave # 102, Gardena, CA 90249-4325
+1 310-323-7882
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18 Feb 2018
“Simple and good”
14 Sep 2017
“Tampopo Experience”
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15462 S Western Ave # 102, Gardena, CA 90249-4325
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This is the old Sumarai restaurant that was on south street that relocated renamed. It’s simple, unpretentious and food was good nothing special and reasonable price and generous portions. Wife said sushi was good.Service was prompt and courteous. Went on Saturday 8pm and was packed.

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Our family from Las Vegas visited so we wanted to show them around and try a ramen place. After being discouraged by the long line at another restaurant, we decided to try this place. We weren't discouraged. The sushi wasn't perfect but we enjoyed the...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2016

Likes: food is excellent. Variety of noodles, bento, sushi, etc. Prices are also reasonable. I grew up in the area and there are MANY good Japanese restaurants, so it has to be 4 stars or better for a return visit. Dislikes: cleaniness - sometimes good/sometimes...More

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 6 October 2011

We eat here once a month and it has always been good. Ramen a specialty, sushi good, and teriyaki is good too. Prices very reasonable.

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Reviewed 29 April 2009

So so udon. Not sure why some people like this place.

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Reviewed 27 February 2008

can't beat the late hours

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Reviewed 18 February 2008

This place got sucky after they changed to Korean owners about a year ago. Their combo prices are still good though. Good place to go to get your night started. I've eaten here A LOT.

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Reviewed 22 January 2008

Miso Ramen! mmmm...

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Reviewed 9 January 2008

Not as good after they changed owners.

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Reviewed 3 July 2007

Gardena has been called "Little Asia" by many because of the high Asian population and multitude of Asian restaurants and establishments, especially Japanese restaurants. Tozai Plaza, on the corner of Western Ave. and Redondo Beach Blvd., is one such area frequented by locals and Japanese...More

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Lunch, Dinner
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12:00 - 22:00
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11:00 - 22:00
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11:30 - 22:00
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  • Address: 15462 S Western Ave # 102, Gardena, CA 90249-4325
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gardena
  • Phone Number: +1 310-323-7882
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