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351 E Second Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012-4215
+1 213-680-1792
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Los Angeles
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103 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the sushi restaurants that's been around for years. Its traditional, located in the Little Tokyo mall and can be crowded, especially on the weekends. One thing I don't like though is it smells like an old sushi restaurant.

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Thank paolola
Northridge, California, United States
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

One of the best sushi in LA! Great value! Always great and fast service! Nice menu, fresh & delicious fish and drinks! Wish they had more space, so we won't need to wait for a large party table:) Always happy to come back!

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Thank Marina K
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

The best service ever!!!! Great food and great waiters and waitress!! This place was extremely friendly, getting everything we needed. And also an extremely clean place. Will be worth your money, and also it's a great price range.!

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Thank Pa Da V
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Have been there several times whenever I'm in LA and never disappointed! If you're a sashimi or sushi lover, just go! I've tried many Japanese restaurants all over the world and this is one of the few restaurants I'll recommend to others. ;)

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Thank Claudia W
Lawrenceville, New Jersey
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Very traditional sushi selection. I enjoyed the spicy tuna and spider rolls. The atmosphere was pleasant and traditional and the chef is extremely fast with completing your meal. I highly recommend Komasa.

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Thank Neal W
Los Angeles, California
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69 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015

The best sushi in LA. I have been coming here for years and the quality of the food and of the service has not changed. Run by a husband and wife team along with some family members. They have the freshest fish and the best prices.

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Thank Jim M
Stavanger, Norway
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83 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2015

I thought the sushi here was great, and a great value! I'm pretty picky about my Japanese food, but really liked this place. Best of all, the prices are really reasonable, its fantastic value for your money. The service is also very fast. Will be back. :)

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Thank lalalani
Santa Clarita, California
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96 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

We all have our favorite places and definitely our favorite Japanese restaurants. I have a few favorite but Komasa holds the top rank as my go-to-feels-like-home-place. Beware and be there early as all great places deserves a wait. Nothing fancy here, no branches in London or Tokyo or New York. Just the one on 2nd St. Very few tables and... More 

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Thank halcyon-7
Becker, Minnesota
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2014

My friend and I chose this sushi restaurant based on reviews on the high quality and reasonable pricing. That's exactly what we found! This is some of the VERY BEST sushi I've ever had! The fish pieces were much creamier than I've ever experienced -I believe that's due to the freshness and the way the chef massages the fish. I... More 

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Thank Sara B
Ontario, Canada
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183 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2012

I selected this restaurant based on other reviews and that I saw some mentions online that this was one of the best sushi restaurants in LA.  It was very good but I hope it can't be the  best in LA.  I had the 16pc combo and all the pieces were different which was great.  I just felt some of the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 351 E Second Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012-4215
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 213-680-1792

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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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Downtown
Downtown Los Angeles is a busy metropolis of towering buildings, bustling streets, and industrial warehouses. There is a distinct multiplicity of cultures here with a growing influx of business professionals and hipsters. Many call the evolution of Downtown over recent years gentrification. New lofts, bars, hotels and restaurants are popping up regularly. Downtown is home to some of the very best restaurants in the city leading the LA foodie scene, plus it is the location of cultural and sports venues including the Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Staples Center, and the Coliseum at the University of Southern California.
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