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Kushiyu

18713 Ventura Blvd. (Yolanda Ave.) Send to Phone
818-609-9050 | Menu
Airy and artful Japanese restaurant specializing in char-grilled skewers of meat, seafood and vegetables.

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Open
Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner nightly
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Kushiyu Restaurant Review

: This sprawling Japanese restaurant features a massive U-shaped sushi bar and a rare kushiyaki grill imported from Japan. (There are only a few in Los Angeles.) Kushiyu is a paradise for grazing. Order skewers of almost anything imaginable: asparagus, mushrooms, sea bass, swordfish, chicken with green onion, chicken meatballs, smelt and quail egg. There are also a number of deep-fried Japanese snacks, highlighted by yukari age --- a blend of scallop, chicken and shiitake mushrooms wrapped in a shiso leaf. Complement your meal with a selection from the extensive menu of select sak├ęs.
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