119 "Japanese" Restaurants in Los Angeles.
Gozen is a high-end kaiseki restaurant on La Cienega with excellent sushi, sake, and other small plates.
Menya Tigre on Sawtelle serves some of the only curry ramen you’ll find in LA - and it’s incredible.
Shin-Sen-Gumi’s Gardena location has everything from customizable ramen to a brand-new drive-through.
Fukugawa is a hidden restaurant in Gardena that serves one of the best Japanese breakfast sets around.
Interstellar is the best cafe near the Santa Monica Promenade. The Korean-owned spot serves excellent burritos, katsu, bulgogi, and more.
Jinya is a bonafide chain with locations across the country, but still makes a very solid tonkotsu ramen.
Kai Ramen has multiple locations across LA and makes excellent classic tonkotsu broth.
Rakkan Ramen in Santa Monica offers a wide range of plant-based ramen options, along with a great patio.
Ken's Ramen in Virgil Village makes some of the best paitan (chicken-based) ramen in LA. We especially like the spicy Hell version.
Kotoya is one of the best ramen shops on the Westside and we're especially big fans of their tonkotsu.
Sushi Kaneyoshi is a high-end sushi bar hidden in the basement of an office building in Little Tokyo,