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21605 S Western Ave, Torrance, CA 90501-3051
+1 310-320-2089
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good55%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (3 reviews)
“tempura” (6 reviews)
“hand rolls” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 2:30 pm Hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
21605 S Western Ave, Torrance, CA 90501-3051
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

That's about all I have to say. Most of the food I've tried is good and prices are okay. Traditional Japanese cuisine.

Thank kyong29
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Warming, great Pork and Udon noodle soup with seaweed. The miso base was perfect not too salty. Fried onions side.

Thank Rocky R
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I have been coming here for over a decade and it is consistently the best authentic Japanese lunch in the Torrance / South Bay Area for a great price. The hand roll combo with cold soba is amazingly fresh and true to the cuisine.

1  Thank Jake W
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I got the lunch special which came with a spicy tuna roll, assorted sushi (4 kinds including octupus, tuna, and salmon), cold soba noodles with assorted toppings, assorted tempura, and a fee house iced tea. It was perfection at an extremely affordable price. Service was...More

1  Thank OneOrchidLover
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Wanted to have a quick dinner , stopped here , there was one table available. Quick service, ice tea arrived immediately after we sat and soon after the menues. The hand rolled sushi special combo included a choice of upon or soba, we also ordered...More

1  Thank Khaled A
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is on the Plaza at the corner of Carson/Western. They have great tempura and their lunch special is amazing. It comes with sushi, noodle soup, tempura and a salad. Very friendly service as well.

Reviewed 7 September 2016

For a great Japanese tempura dinner, try Matsui in Torrance. It's located in a shopping mall with several other Asian restaurants and stores with convenient parking. The restaurant is rather small, so try arriving before 6p or after 7:30p and on weekdays so the waits...More

1  Thank Kent S
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Named after the famous baseball player, Matsui is the real deal! Amazing tempura dishes and specials! Try the Matsui Go Go Bowl (named after his jersey number 55) it's a bowl full of tempura fried shrimp, rice and vegetables.

1  Thank GeauxFrogs
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Please see my previous review for further information. This visit, I had Katsu-don, egg over pork over rice and onions. My companion had a cold noodle-tempura set. Both of us loved our meal, prepared and served in traditional Japanese manner. The servers were pleasant and...More

1  Thank Modestotrekkerl
Reviewed 20 November 2014

Don't miss the Go go Matsui tempura shrimp bowl. The shrimp were huge and there is more than enough for a big appetite. We had to share ours like an appetizer and ooh boy, was it tender and cooked just right. We had a group...More

Thank CHinSoCal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21605 S Western Ave, Torrance, CA 90501-3051
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Torrance
  • Phone Number: +1 310-320-2089
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