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Sushi King

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Santa Monica
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1330 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90403-5411
+1 310-395-0120
17:30 - 22:30
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Sun 17:30 - 22:00
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121 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2012 via mobile

This is the real deal. There are no crunchy cornflakes and russian dressing on your sushi. The sushi is generous, very fresh and delicious. Highly recommend. Service is great. Good value.

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Milan, Italy
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2012

Through out my life I have been trying to find a place as good as this, and with all the hundreds of sushi places I have been to I still have to say that that one dinner at Sushi King was the best sushi I have ever had. I highly recommend it because it'll always be worth it no matter... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2012

Sushi King, is our neighorhood sushi restaurant, and it's around the corner from where we live, and we've been going there for years on a regular basis. The food is excellent and very fresh, the service is fast and friendly, and we give this restaurant a high rating.

Thank katethecook
Washington DC
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2012

I stumbled upon Sushi King. My wife and I were visiting LA and driving down Wilshire contemplating dinner. I'm in the process of telling her I want sushi, and at that very moment we just happen to drive past Sushi King. I point and say, "There! There's a sushi place! It's a hole-in-the-wall...it's gotta be good!" The rest is history.... More 

Thank SkipTheGlobe
Santa Monica, California
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2012

While the outside appearance is not the best, this little place is a great local secret! Try the miso-marinated sea bass or the yellow tail sushi (most generous cuts anywhere!) Owner-operated, great little spot!

Thank DogBeach90265
Santa Monica
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123 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2011

This is a very small restaurant, and the entrance is uninviting. However,if you can get in and get a seat the food is delicious! This is a favorite of many locals. The food is well prepared, served promptly and tastes delicious. Go and try it if you like sushi.

Thank sixxmom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2011

Drove by this hole in the wall looking place, located near a small pizza joint, and didn't think it would be all that great, but decided to try it since I was hungry. What a surprise! Freshest sushi I've ever had! I ordered the King Combo, reasonably priced at $22 and very filling (comes with miso soup). The tuna was... More 

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Reviewed 7 July 2008

Best sushi placer in the Westside. Sit on Saito San's side of the bar (first sushi chef, right on the corner) and you will not be disappointed! Favorites: sea urchin with quail egg on top and salmon skin salad, two rather basic item executed with impeccable consistency and generously portion!

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Reviewed 29 May 2008

Did not like this place.

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Reviewed 22 May 2008

Best sushi in SM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1330 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90403-5411
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-395-0120

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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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