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12406 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA
+1 310-390-0033
17:00 - 22:00
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Sat - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This was our 3rd visit to Shojin and I want to keep coming back. The service is always friendly and attentive. The food is beautifully presented and tastes even better than it looks. This last visit was to celebrate my son's birthday. He is 11 and loves the sushi and gluten free pasta. My favorite dish is the crispy rice... More 

Thank Harmony Sage F
Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 November 2016

It took us going up and down Washington Blvd two times before we found the restaurant (no sign!!!). The interior lacks charm but the service is impeccable. We had the "tuna" on crispy rice which was a little dry as there was too much crispy rice and not enough of the topping. Shojin crab cake tartar was delicious as were... More 

Thank Stephanie C
Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Everything at this Shojin location is EXCELLENT! The price point, the service (is pristine), the ambiance, not to mention the FOOD! Vegan AND GLUTEN FREE!! I actually crave their vegan sushi more than I have ever craved real fish sushi. A must eat experience, authentic, creative, sustainable, healthy, and affordable! Shojin 24/7!

Thank Ann H
South Bend, Indiana
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150 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2015

What a lovely hidden gem. I'm not even vegan and found the food delicious. The service was fantastic as well. It was our daughter's birthday and they did something really nice for her. I won't spoil the surprise for anyone who might go there for their birthday. At the end of our meal we all were served dandelion tea. It... More 

3 Thank Jan R
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2015

A credit to vegan food. You can see the care and attention to detail in every single ingredient. Delicious. Smart. Simple. If I actually lived in LA I'd eat here as often as I could.

1 Thank TheShark369
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 November 2014 via mobile

Took my daughter on a Thursday eve and ordered the Tasting Menu for two which given the quality and creativity of the dishes, attentive (almost doting) service and lush serene ambiance a real deal at $60 for two ! Limited wine list but the only Merlot at $35 a solid choice. We ended by sharing the faux Creme Brulee ($10)... More 

1 Thank Andy V
Manhattan Beach, California
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2014

I had dinner at Shojin for the first time tonight. Despite this being a holiday weekend, we were seated immediately without a reservation. The restaurant is small and intimate with low level lighting. The staff is very friendly and incredibly polite. I started with an appetizer - crispy shiso gyoza, which are fried shiso potstickers filled with vegetables served with... More 

1 Thank Samuel B
Papeete, French Polynesia
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181 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2014

I was first skeptical about sushi without fish or seafood... OMG! I am not Vegan and went there with a Vegan friend. Totally convinced that you can enjoy very high quality cuisine being a vegan. From the appetizers to the rolls, everything was succulent! try the shiitake Shingyo, the Dynamite Roll or the Garlic Eggplant Roll. Everything is tasty with... More 

Hermosa Beach, CA
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66 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2014

What else can I say. If you are a Vegan or not it must be tried !! Lovely atmosphere, GREAT Service, and The Food , inventive, tasty and it shows that Vegan food can be done without sacrificing , flavor, texture and creativity.

1 Thank PabsKuch

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 50
Sushi, Vegan Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12406 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Culver City
  • Phone Number: +1 310-390-0033
Vegan, Organic, Macrobiotic, Natural

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