This place was awesome. Took all waiter recommendations including salmon carpaccio. Excellent all around meal.
Expensive, mediocre food and bad service.
Ambiance was good, but not sure if I'll go back again.
Always a pleasure to visit and to be treated as family
The service was phenomenal! Our waiter was Phenomenal!
And their was a tall Asian guy in a suit walking around.. i think he was the manager, he was phenomenal as well! He was making sure every table was taken care of... great staff! Great service! Horrible food .. what happened KOI ??!
The food was not good at all! the lobster tacos were disgusting it tasted like imitation lobster! and the guacamole was store bought like the pre-made ones you buy at Pavilions.. it started to turn brown as soon as it hit our plates. The crispy onion yellowtail sashimi was just OK.. the spicy tuna on crispy rice was not even good.
“Sushi Time” On “Crescent Heights” has way better tasting sushi than KOI. We were extremely disappointed and it’s very pricey for it to taste horribly. I used to go to KOI years ago and the food was amazing! What happened?
We will not be returning.. :(
Koi is definitely one of my favorite restaurants. Everyone I go there with loves it. Don’t leave without ordering the salmon carpaccio, dragon roll, spicy tuna roll and the sundae
Really Great food. Slightly slow service. Great crowd. Lots of japanese beers for all taste.
They have the finest waiter service of any restaurant that we go to. They are friendly and efficient. The food was delicious. I would highly recommend it.
Managers stopped by to check in and chat. Our server was helpful, friendly and efficient. The food was delicious, and we had an enjoyable experience overall
Ricky son the manager was great. The food was amazing and the waiters were very humble. However there was an arab guy he was a host who was COMPLETELY rude and disrespectful. I was celebrating a special occasion and this man ruined my entire time with the family. I was a regular there but with this rude man working there I will never go back again. I wish someone actually takes action from the management towards his behavior or at least make him apologize for this terrible customer service.
First and foremost the food was fantastic specifically the salmon carpaccio and the koi crispy rice. They were amazing and truly happy we tried them. Following that everything was great except for our server decided to spend 10-20 minutes flirting with a customer at the sushi bar after he had finished eating and was about to leave rather than take our order. Thankfully the what I assume was the manager came by and took our order in her place. So he's the true hero. We will definitely be back.
Always the best japaneese in L.A !
Best food,best service,best decor,amazing restaurant,and wonderful welcome.
It’s always a great pleasure to have a diner in this restaurant,
Best meal I had in LA
Amazing amazing Japanese restaurant in Beverly Hills! The waiter was very helpful with suggestions. Everything he recommended was delightful. Service was impeccable.
The food was absolutely divine, if your looking to pay that bit extra for some amazing Japanese definitely give Koi a try!
The waitress was an absolute angel but unfortunately we did get a bit of attitude from one of the woman working at the front desk which put a dampener on the evening. The miso cod is TO DIE FOR!!!
Wonderful place, definitely worth a visit!
Great food and ambiance
Fantastic service perfect food and an atmosphere to die for! One of my faves.
Solid , great food
Fabulous as always.
We showed up and spent a considerable amount of money!!!
Why did you send me an email telling me that I missed the reservation?
Was running late and called to tell them so. Restaurant was 70% empty!!
This is getting monotonous and time wasting.
Please confirm that I was there, and please email me to that effect.
If this continues, I can go back to the old fashioned way of making reservations!!!
Super service and sashimi. Highly recommended!
I rarely if ever give 5 stars. In this case I had no choice, everything is literally that good at Koi! Ask for Seth he is absolutely priceless. Incredible service, great “bed side manner” and completes the experience perfectly.
All other servers are excellent as well!! Expensive BUT value is tremendous.
This was my first time at Koi and I had a superb time there. The food was above average and their specialty dishes were very tasty. They also had amazing service. My server was always around when I needed her. The only bad thing I have to say about this dining experience was my order of Yuzu. Most sushi places I went too never charged me for Yuzu. If your spending $600 for 4 people, I think they couldve just gave me that on the house. Honestly, I dont mind getting charged for it but if you are charging me at least make it worth the value. They literally put tiny drops of yuzu and I'm not even exaggerating when I say they put few drops. Overall Koi was good but a little letdown at the end.
Came here for my birthday dinner. Received horrible service from our waiter but the general manager made a big effort to fix our experience. The restaurant was beautiful and we all liked the food.
I have been coming to Koi for many years when I visit LA. It never disappoints! Service and food was amazing. The crispy rice with spicy tuna is my all time favorite!
Joey our waiter was exceptional! He was full of suggestions and guided us towards ordering the right amount of food for all of us. Since we’re not from LA we won’t be back for a while, but we plan on returning next time we’re on the west coast. Lychee margaritas- YUM!
Koi is always amazing! We've taken our boys there for their 16th birthdays - Entourage style!
We were taken care of with great attention. I am slightly disabled and they were extra special with their guidance. The food was exceptional. They have a very varied menu with choices of delicious sushi as well as traditional food. We had a vegetarian with us and she was able to find some interesting options. Try their butterscotch pudding for dessert---the memory of it still makes me smile.
Koi is one of our favorites. Everything is prepared perfectly, and the service was outstanding. Some of my guests enjoyed hot food, and the black Cod was one of the best we have ever tasted. Several of us had sushi, and everything was a cut above (pun not intended). From the baby yellowtail sashimi to the spicy tuna on crispy rice, everthing is extraordinary. Even the California roll was special and delicious. Cocktails were excellent, and we had a wonderful dinner. The patio was quiet enough where we could actually have a conversation. How novel.
Looking forward to an excuse to go back.
Great. What else can I say?
Every time I’m in LA, I head to Koi. The salmon carpaccio is one of my favorite dishes in the world. Service is always flawless. You will always have my business.
One of the best sushi restaurants I have ever been to. The combination of flavors and textures were outstanding. Every time we come to LA, it is a must. Worth every penny.
The best restaurant in LA.
Great! Manager was a gracious host. The server Leah was excellent. Perfect experience and it’s why I always go back.
Always excellent, fresh fish served creatively. Very pricey but reliability comes at a price in LA.
Food was fresh and tasty! Bass roll was mostly rice, next time I would pass on that but everything else was great! Restaurant is very dark, beyond intimate, makes you want to fall a sleep. Just a little more light would help!
Although the food was tasty, it is quit expensive for what you get. The setting is very dark, but its quit and romantic. Its a good place to go on a special occasion, but not every night. Dinner for two, with one drink each was $175.
Great experience only down side is that we had to wait 30 mins for
The sushi staff are fantastic. Leia was a great server.
When in LA you must do Koi...as simple as that .