Try These Treats From the Top Sushi Restaurants in Los Angeles
There are so many places in L.A. to enjoy flavorsome treats if you love sushi or just want to try something new. Here is a look at six of those places.
1. Peppered Ahi Tuna at Takami Sushi & Robato
A trip to L.A. can take you away from it all depending on what you are used to, so trying something different and unique while on trip to Los Angeles is always a must. Takami Sushi & Robato is located downtown in the heart of the Wilshire Boulevard area. As the sun goes down and as the city lights turn up, Takami Sushi & Robato comes to life. The casual, but fun atmosphere the trendy, casual hustle and bustle. Upon entering the restaurant it is hard not to be immediately taken in by the ambiance within Takami.
A recommended favorite of Takami, is the Peppered Ahi Tuna. A beautifully prepared seared tuna steak atop, crispy wontons topped with ripe premium tomatoes, red slivered onions and chives, while being served with creamy Yuzu Mayo & Sweet Soy sauce. Found to be an enchanting event for the palate by most, the Peppered Ahi Tuna is an enchanting delicacy of succulent tuna steaks seasoned with just the right amount of spiced peppers and a hint of other spices so that it tantalizes the taste buds in delight.
Takami Sushi & Robato
811 Wilshire Blvd. #2100
Los Angeles, CA 90071
2. Sesame Balls with Egg Custard Filling at Kula Revolving Sushi Bar
As far as desserts go, the Sesame Balls are a deliciously excellent crisp, fresh, and naturally organic treat to enjoy at Kula Revolving Sushi Bar. Its golden color reminds one of glittering Christmas tree decorations. The Sweetened Red Bean Paste inside of it and sesame seeds covering the outside seems to gives it that extra intense flavor. Located all over LA with several locations Kula Revolving Sushi Bar offers these delicate desserts to those in search of a sweet and savory custard filled treat.
Kula Revolving Sushi Bar
333 E. 2nd St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
3. Tuna Tempura Roll with Yuzu Miso Sauce at Matsuhisa Restaurant
Chef Nobu Matsuhisa uses his mastery of craft to make the Matsuhisa Restaurant one of the most talked about and most visited sushi bars in Los Angeles. Always an addition to any dining experience is the Tuna Tempura Roll with Yuzu Miso Sauce served at the Matsuhisa Restaurant is an amazingly tasty deep fried roll with a golden brown crust. Its flavor of either tuna and cucumber or salmon and asparagus just enticingly explodes within your mouth as it dances along your tongue entertaining your taste buds.
129 N. La Cienega Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90211
4. Chirashi at Sushi Eyaki
Sushi Eyaki is most definitely one of the top sushi spots in Los Angeles. The atmosphere is both tranquil and exciting at the same time. Whether this is something new or an old favorite the Chirashi , comprised of a dish of scattered fish pleasingly arranged dish of rice and vinegar mixed with an assortment of different vegetables, fresh raw fish, smoked fish, roe from a sturgeon, edible seaweed and slices of an omelet is a must have. The servers at this establishment are superstars when it comes to service. Sushi Eyaki offers a cheerful dining experience and an inexpensive menu. Drop in and give it a try, there will not be any regrets where this delightful delicacy and restaurant is concerned.
5040 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
5. The Warrior at The Room Sushi Bar
The name of this sushi bar, leaves much to the imagination as does one of The Room’s signature rolls, the Warrior. Once tried, it will be enjoyed again and again. The Warrior is a specialty roll served at the Room, definitely a must try for those looking for a delicious, robust flavor parade. The Warrior is actually a house favorite playing on the traditional combination of Shrimp Tempura with the sweet taste of just the right amount of crab meat on the inside. You can taste the buttery garlic braise on this special item. The outside features a roasted eel and avocado crust topped with sweet eel sauce.
The Room Sushi Bar
1884 Westwood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90025
6. Dragon Rolls at Tsuri
There is no other way to put it then to say, Tsuri is not only a great place to grab a bite to eat, but also an awesome place to hang out with friends or co-workers. With so many great restaurants to choose from for finding all those tasty little tidbits, hats go off to Tsuri for their infamous jumbo dragon rolls. This dish sizzles as the robust flavors of Shrimp Tempura and spicy tuna wrapped with avocado slices and pan seared eel, topped with Tsuri’s special house blend spicy eel sauce sizzles to the forefront.
7015 Melrose Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90038
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