Kiwami in Studio City, CA is a favorite place to head for those seeking quality Japanese fare in the area. The restaurant features high-quality food that covers a wide range of tastes. Some of the options that might interest you include the seafood ceviche, yellowtail sashimi, grilled eggplant with albacore miso and the Maine lobster salad.
The soft-shell crab, rare garlic tuna steak and the shrimp and vegetable tempura are popular options at Kiwami, as well. Some of the dinner options at Kiwami that you might like include the chicken teriyaki and the beef teriyaki. Everyone should find something to enjoy.
Very good people and place. Very pleased with service and meal.
I would return. Only issue. Very LOUD!
Kiwami closes in the afternoon so you get a "last call" for food... which kind of spoiled our lunch (why accept reservations if they're going to run up against this time-frame?). Other than that the food was good.
One of my favorite sushi restaurants in the valley! Creative dishes and drinks. Keep up the good work. Nice atmosphere. Friendly staff.
Great menu- lots of lunch specials, and a special bento box that is great value. The menu is also very interesting- Can't wait to go back and try the foie gras with apples. What!? I know, crazy!
The sashimi itself was melt-in-your-mouth.
My aunt has gone here for years with a friend. Now it's my new favorite neighborhood gem.
Always great service and a comfortable climate controlled patio.
I have been going to Kiwami ever since it opened. It's just one of those sushi places you think about when you think of sushi. Everything on their menue is great. Great ambiance, amazing service. I have always encountered a celebrity there. Good food, never rushed, great service.
Kiwami never lets us down! The food is divine and the service is always amazing.
Never disappoints. Fresh and innovative sushi. Always incredible and delicious. Try the specials.
This place is incredible! Some of the best fish I've ever had.
Kiwame's fish is always fresh and I swear the spicy tuna roll melts in my mouth!
Always amazing. I have dined here well over 100 times and just keep coming back for amazing food and service!! Just go and end the night with dessert which would be a Baked Crab Hand Roll...the Best!
We loved this place! Our server was delightful...well informed and very attentive. The food was excellent. We love sushi...so we know what we are talking about. Everything was fresh and delicious. The "snowy" saki was a perfect accompaniment as well. We will go back soon!
Every experience at Kiwami is a good one - provided you have a reservation! Fun, unique cocktails and the crispy rice, yellowtail sashimi with jalapeno and honey hand rolls are to die for.
Not sure if this was just a bad night or common practice. The service was beyond comical. The food server got our order wrong, forgot to bring things we did order, didn't bring water when we asked, didn't follow up when we received our incorrect order and continually brought other diners their orders before ours. The kitchen clearly didn't have their timing right and the busboys would bring over dishes but not know what the dishes were when we asked. Luckily the sushi chefs are incredible and the fish quality was high. Not sure if you can look away at the substandard service experience.