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Kantaro Sushi

1542 W Carson St, Torrance, CA 90501-3933
+1 310-320-0200
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  • Very good60%
  • Average0%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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“omakase” (3 reviews)
“miso soup” (4 reviews)
“hand rolls” (3 reviews)
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Sushi, Japanese
1542 W Carson St, Torrance, CA 90501-3933
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

Located in a shabby strip mall, need reservation otherwise "sorry" not welcomed. They only had omakase style that chef decided on your meal, everyone ate the same thing. Its roughly $50 per head. No outside sake or wine allowed. They were very strict on everything....More

Thank itcheetam
Reviewed 22 March 2017

My husband and I Ubered it on a rainy night only to find they would not seat us due to no reservations although only 2 tables were occupied. We also discovered the menu was Omakase only, where the sushi chef decides your menu. We prefer...More

Thank hobolinda
Reviewed 26 September 2016

If you are seeking interesting Rolls (Shin Amerika no Sushi) this is definitely NOT the place. If you want to experience authentic Sushi / Sashimi, this is the place. As I am not local, I cannot say if this is the Best Torrance Sushi Restaurant,...More

Thank AtlantaTraveller1836
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Nice place, good sushi selection, pleasant service everything for very reasonable price.Comfortable for business launch.

Thank mira g
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Made it a point to visit here on a Friday for lunch after hiking with my dog IZ. Located in a small shady looking neighborhood strip center - parking was effortless and complimentary. The sushi chef and wife were welcoming of my service pug Iz...More

Thank Sandy K
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Our friends are sushi fanatics, and always looking for a new and traditional sushi places. This establishment is run by the sushi chef (husband) and hostess/server (wife). For the amount of food- two salads, sashimi plate, some cooked fish 10 to 12 pcs of sushi...More

Thank Tina455
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Do not let the unkempt shopping center fool you. This is a traditional sushi joint that gets straight to the point. No frills just plain good sushi. I was here on a Friday during lunch and ordered the sushi supreme. This included hot green tea,...More

Thank msaroberts01
Reviewed 22 December 2013

The physical appearance of this place is a little scary. It is located in a rundown 60's strip mall with a liquor store and laundra mat. The interior décor has seen its better days with the stained carpets and Formica tables, however if sushi is...More

1  Thank Cheapasian
Reviewed 20 November 2012

I have eaten at many sushi places from LA to New York. I ordered the Omake for $39.99. They give you so much food. The first pieces of sushi was not the best tasting, but as the chef served more dishes, I understood what he...More

2  Thank Steve C
Reviewed 14 November 2012

We have eaten at Kantaro, a small, family-run restaurant, twice now and the sushi is amazingly fresh with a great variety. We had the Omakase which is the Chef's Special selection of sushi for a set price $39. So much delicious food! If you let...More

1  Thank iTinKso
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Restaurant features
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1542 W Carson St, Torrance, CA 90501-3933
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Torrance
  • Phone Number: +1 310-320-0200
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