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218 N Rodeo Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-5104
+1 310-247-8939
18:00 - 21:00
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Santa Monica, California
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286 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

......Chef URASAWA was not much fun. Why not? First when we asked re taking pictures, he declared no photographs allowed. No explanation offered. Just no. Next, Chef accepted generous pours of our wines, which he enjoyed all evening. We brought and opened 7 bottles for 4 of us in our party plus sharing with the Chef: 2 old vintage bubblies,... More 

Thank aresverde
Sydney, Australia
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2,492 reviews
717 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,312 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

A colleague of mine intoned jokingly that" you basically need to sell something before you can pull up a seat at the sushi bar"... having said that he demonstrated his influence in Hollywood by reserving a spot at this intimate and eponymous exclusive eatery. Good to have friends like this, says the femme. Only small group seated with us as... More 

1 Thank Eli B
San Francisco, California
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57 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Just an amazing dinner experience in a minimalistic chic setting. A must when in LA and Rodeo Drive. Urasawa delivers inventive sushi using only top fresh produce. A once-in-a-lifetime experience!

Thank traveltheworld712
Huizen, The Netherlands
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84 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015

In between shopping on R.D. make sure you have lunch or dinner here. If you think Japan has the finest restaurants, you will see that this place outshines them all. The food was of outstanding taste and freshness and nobody beats their presentation. High Cuisine at it's best.

Thank worldtravellersdream
Grand Island, Nebraska
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652 reviews
396 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 364 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015

OK, it's expensive. But with just ten guests seated at the prep counter and an additional table that seats four, this is basically a private dinner prepared by a master with nothing but the finest ingredients. It's well worth the price of admission. Dinner is about three to four hours long, traversing a wide variety of food items. I captured... More 

1 Thank mingfatsai
Fullerton, California
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82 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015

If you love sushi then you need to experience Urasawa. We went with a party of 4 and were seated in front of our sushi chef. The sushi chef spent the next 2 hours making delicacies just for our party one by one. He would carefully examine each cut of fish, discarding it if it did not meet his expectations.... More 

2 Thank DolphG
Los Angeles
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

This was a once in a lifetime experience you will want to have over and over. All of the courses are a spectacular work of art that melts in your mouth. I didn't know sushi could taste so good. The service was amazing. The food preparation was a sight to be seen. I thought the ambience was perfect. It was... More 

3 Thank rockyndixie
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Urasawa has built well on the former Masa owned restaurant, refining traditions and keeping well established combinations such as Toro and Imperial Beluga, Foie Gras Shabu Shabu etc. The most amazing feature in my opinion is the calm, yet intense atmosphere in which every dish is prepared in front of you. Although expensive, it is worth it if you enjoy... More 

Thank Hlk2102
Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2013

We managed to get a booking for 4 on at the bar on a Thursday evening (the bar seats 9 people max) and there's a separate table that can seat 2, so we were pretty lucky. Service was friendly and attentive but not overwhelming, the atmosphere was Zen like. Watching the sushi chef carve into each fish and preparing the... More 

Thank WookieVuVu
Beverly Hills, California
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302 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2013

A really once in a lifetime experience, worth ever penny and start saving the pennies because you will need a lot more than Pennies. The owner chef is amazing. Thoughtful and helpful , He not only delivers but talks you thru and amazing meal..The service was professional,attentive and courteous without being over bearing. The food was outstanding and once you... More 

1 Thank denise k

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$300
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 N Rodeo Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-5104
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Beverly Hills>  > Beverly Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Beverly Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 310-247-8939

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

Staying in Beverly Hills

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Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills began as a modest village years ago and today you can still feel its small town origins, even though it has become a major tourist attraction and business center for the entertainment industry. This town lives up to its reputation as an area full of designer retail stores and residential streets lined with mansions and palm trees. Inside the commercial center of Beverly Hills, along Rodeo Drive, droves of tourists peak into ultra-luxurious boutiques hoping to catch a glimpse of someone famous. Off of Rodeo Drive however is where some of the most affluent Angelenos occupying the streets of Beverly Hills come for leisurely meals, power lunches and beauty treatments.
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