Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Teru Sushi

11940 Ventura Blvd. (Laurel Canyon Blvd.) Send to Phone
818-763-6201 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Order Now! | Menu
Longstanding restaurant that launched the sushi craze along Ventura Boulevard.
Your Opinion
Add your own review


 
Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner nightly
Features

* Click here for rating key

  • 4.5 star rating
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
4.5 rating over 1 reviews

Teru Sushi Restaurant Review

: Some say this is where the sushi craze in SoCal all started, and they may not be far from the truth. Despite the increased local competition, the crowds here haven't abated and the place remains great fun. On weekends, plan to wait for dishes like Tiger's Eye (salmon-stuffed squid) and combination rolls seemingly invented to appeal to saké-drenched yuppies. Depending on what the sushi chefs find at the market, sushi options might include jumbo shrimp, albacore or kanpachi. Appetizers are highlighted by pan-fried crab cakes with spicy citrus dressing or lobster tail egg rolls. Be sure to check on Teru Sushi’s website before you visit. There are secret web specials like Inside Out California Roll with eel sauce or tuna sushi with shiso leaf. A feast-worthy dish is Funemori---literally, a boat full of salmon, chicken, New York steak, crab, jumbo shrimp, green lip mussels, mixed salad and fresh fruit. To drink, there are imported sakés and Japanese beers like Kirin and Sapporo. If you’re still hungry, skip the tame desserts and order more fish.

User Ratings & Reviews for Teru Sushi
 
Discover LA's must-have dishes
6 Dishes in LA You Must Try Right Now

These mouth-watering menu items will keep you coming back for more.

Read more




AMERICA'S TOP RESTAURANTS

Discover the best female chefs, top pizzerias and stellar seafood restaurants with GAYOT's Top 10 lists of the best restaurants in America.