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521 N La Cienega Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90048-2001
+1 310-854-0400
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
28 May 2015
“Good enough”
4 May 2015
“Ho hum, average japanese.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
521 N La Cienega Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90048-2001
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Reviewed 29 May 2015

Like I say, good enough, no complaints, the food is as you'd expect/want. Kind of funny sushi chefs - lots of menu confusion, sometimes you get what you asked for but whatever you get is good/tasty. Nice interior.

Thank JDNZ1
Reviewed 5 May 2015

We went here for tea while staying in WeHo, was recommended it by a friend. There were only 2 parties in the restaurant, us and one other. We chose to sit outside at the back as it was a nice day but it felt very...More

Thank annmareef
Reviewed 27 March 2015

I eat at the Yabu noodle shop in west Los Angeles all the time. This was my first visit to the La Cienega location. It's a bit more upscale. The food is equivalent to Yabu on Pico, no complaints. The atmosphere is a bit classier,...More

Thank mayalavender
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

Yes! We were trying to get a table by the most famous Nobu and I cannot imagine any better alternative. Actually I think it is an even greater choice. We have tasted the great menu and everything was just amazing. Please ask for those rolls...More

Thank CarmineLosco
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Yabu is one of my favorite dinner places in LA. They have great Soba, home made and delicious. The sushi is high quality as well.

Thank Joelrn4au
Reviewed 22 March 2013 via mobile

I was walking past and a tad hungry. I'm over all the deep frying food and wanted something nicer. This was lunch time on Tuesday. I went back the next night for dinner with my partner as he loves Japanese food too. Everything reasonably priced,...More

Thank Got2try
Reviewed 17 February 2012

I've been eating here for years and have been to many different sushi restaurants in Los Angeles and this has always been my favorite. I love the ambience of the restaurant with the fireplace and the outdoor patio. The sushi is always excellent and much...More

Thank pmtola
Reviewed 9 November 2011

Consistently excellent food and service. One of the few Japanese restaurants that does several kinds of cuisine, and does them all well. The portions are small, but that idea is to order more than one dish. It is fairly expensive, unless you order only soba...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2008

Competent Japanese place, but wouldn't necessarily dine here again with other places that I favor more in L.A.

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Reviewed 9 April 2008

good udon and soba, but a little more expensive than the W LA joint.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 N La Cienega Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90048-2001
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood>  > West Hollywood
  • Neighbourhood: West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 310-854-0400
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