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13050 San Vicente Blvd Ste 110, Los Angeles, CA 90049-4851
+1 310-451-7733
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
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Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I've been going to Nagao since it opened in 1997 and have never had a bad meal. The sushi is always well prepared and delicious. Moonlight #3, Cajun sashimi, Soybean roll with tuna are all fantastic as well as the ice cream roll. Be respectful and you will be treated well. Don't and you won't.

Thank ryanf623
Los Angeles, California
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60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

A return visit will follow soon after this delightful first trip. A decent selection of seasonal specials as well as regulars rolls, nigiri and sashimi available. The TNT and Baked Lobster rolls was outstanding. The sashimi looked great but had to wait until next time. Normally passing on dessert we were so glad we didn't. Green tea and chocolate Moshi... More 

Thank Guy G
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

In a town that has the best sushi outside of Japan, one would think that mediocre places would not be able to stay open. This place proves the opposite. I guess that it's convenient for those living close by who don't want to drive. Everything here is below average. The toro was tough. The rolls had too much rice. The... More 

Thank Pinchas C
Shaker Heights, Ohio
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2016

My son took us to Nagao on our most recent visit to LA. He told us his partner eats there all the time and I understand why. The sushi is fresh beautifully presented. It is a small restaurant with not a lot of room, but we were lucky in that we went on a quiet evening and were seated immediately.... More 

Thank ShakerRon
Melbourne, Australia
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544 reviews
385 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

This small restaurant has fantastic food We have had take away from here and also eaten in All of their Rolls are excellent we had one of each on the menu. All of the food from there is delicious and fresh

Thank Evelynne G
New Canaan, Connecticut
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173 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015

I have been coming to Nagao for over 15 years and have never been disappointed. The restaurant doesn't look like much---it is long and narrow with tables on one side and a sushi bar on the other, and rather drab. It's all about the sushi that is very fresh, inventive and delicious. Nagao serves traditional sushi, but be adventuresome and... More 

Thank Alan G
Los Angeles, California
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43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2015

Nagao is where you go when you want great sushi. If Nagao is not happy with the fish it will not be served. Always the freshest tastes. The service is always with a smile & a suggestion.

Thank Dennis G
Santa Barbara, California
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65 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2015

My family and I have been dining at Nagao for years. It is extremely small, they won't seat you until your entire party is there and it is really good. The people are friendly and the food is delicious. It can get pretty loud in there, so if you want to have a quiet converstation, this is not th restaurant... More 

Thank Evan S
Los Angeles, California, United States
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2014

Nagao is the kind of place you do not want to tell others about for fear you will wait for a table. We have been coming for years & have never been disappointed. The fish is very fresh or Nagao won't serve it. My son & I love the uni & if Nagao doesn't think it is fresh enough we... More 

Thank Jadei G
Los Angeles, California
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65 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2014

Nagao Sushi is one of my favorite sushi spots. The fish is so fresh that it melts in your mouth! There are a few tables and a sushi bar. The rolls on the menu are unique to Nagao. The sauces her prepares for dipping pleasure are a perfect match for his creations. I love the enoki mushroom tempura rolls and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 35
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13050 San Vicente Blvd Ste 110, Los Angeles, CA 90049-4851
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-451-7733

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