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15462 S Western Ave # 102, Gardena, CA 90249-4325
+1 310-323-7882
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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 not so good. And service is also spotting depending upon the server. This last time... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 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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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2009

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

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2008

can't beat the late hours

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2008

Miso Ramen! mmmm...

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2008

Not as good after they changed owners.

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4 of 5 bubbles 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 tourists alike. Tucked away in the Plaza you'll find several little casual, authentic Japanese restaurants,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • 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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?