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Ken of Japan

4340 Cochran St, Simi Valley, CA 93063-2352
+1 805-527-6490
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible17%
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“tempura” (2 reviews)
“japanese food” (3 reviews)
“teppan” (2 reviews)
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4340 Cochran St, Simi Valley, CA 93063-2352
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this place recently with my family. We were celebrating a birthday and it was great fun to see the chef cook our meal. It was really entertaining to see the different tricks involving the food and fire. The chef had a good sense...More

Thank Mezzo2015
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The restaurant is set up to accommodate two settings. One is the typical booth and the other is the Tempura table. I suggest the Tempura table to experience the flavor of Japanese cooking, including the knives flying as the chef catching them to prepare the...More

Thank Joe G
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Ken's has been in Simi for a long time. They have a large sushi bar, teppan tables and a dining area with boat dinners. Everything is delicious so it can get fairly crowded on the weekend....recommend reservations for teppan tables especially.

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 9 May 2017

While visiting family - this restaurant is local and within walking distance The Sesame Teriyaki Chicken - was poor at best and the sesame seeds were not part of the meal - were asked for and then arrived after the meal was over - ugggg...More

Thank m35yellowbrickrd
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Sushi... I do not even like SUSHI and been their twice because Family wanted Teppan table..... Never again!!

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 27 October 2015

A very good place for Japanese food with a nice atmosphere. It has been in the Valley a long time and has improved over the years. Good service.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 29 November 2013

Went the other night. Huge menu and separate menu for sushi appetizers. I had the Shrimp Tempura which was very nice and filling. The friend rice was so-so. Others at the table ordered lots of sushi and were not disappointed. Overall, nice evening, great atmosphere....More

Thank Jillmoran1
Reviewed 27 November 2013

They are empty on a Friday night, which doesn't look good for them. But we could certainly understand why. The interior is run down - the carpet old and stained, several broken pieces of decor; Their food wasn't worth the price - BlueFin (Madera St...More

1  Thank Susan H
Reviewed 31 October 2013

not the best, nor worst of Japanese food. the beef teriyaki isn't bad , but it is chewy. We have been here dozens of times. always is chewy or slightly chewy. Tempura is good. Love the miso. teppan has been hit and miss. couple times...More

Thank suegab7
Reviewed 12 August 2013

It was my wife's birthday and I made reservations for 5 adults and one child. We ate in the side where the food was cooked in front of us. The chef was great, funny and a good cook. There were 4 different dinners ordered from...More

1  Thank sacmabSimiValley
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4340 Cochran St, Simi Valley, CA 93063-2352
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Simi Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 805-527-6490
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