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About Takami Sushi & Robata Restaurant

Takami Sushi & Robata restaurant offers only the highest quality sushi grade fish. Featuring 3 kitchens, Sushi, Robata and Asian Fusion. Takami is the only restaurant located in Downtown LA offering outside dining 21 floors above the city with 360 degree views of Los Angeles. Full bar along with extensive wine and sake list. Happy Hour is offered 7 days a week in our lounge.

811 Wilshire Boulevard
21st Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90017
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Japanese, Sushi, Asian

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Mon-Fri: 11:30AM - 2:00PM
Happy Hour: 4PM to 7PM Mon-Fri, Sat-Sun: 5PM to 7PM
Dinner: Mon-Thu: 5PM - 9:30PM, Fri-Sat: 5PM - 10:30PM; Sunday 5PM to 9:00PM

Cross Street:
Wilshire & Flower

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(213) 236-9600

Website:
http://www.takamisushi.com/

Entertainment:
After dining, visit Elevate Lounge for dancing and cocktails. Elevate is open to the public Friday & Saturday from 10PM to 3AM. Friday & Saturday cover is $20 per person. Having dinner in Takami does not guarantee entry into Elevate. For bottle service/ table reservations, please contact Tiffany at reservations@elevatelounge.com. There is also complimentary taxi transportation to Staples Center & The Music Center when dining at Takami.

Catering:
Off-site to go orders for groups of 30-80 guests are available. Please arrange with Special Events Manager.

Parking Details:
Parking is located in Lebanon St. in between Figueroa & Flower off of Wilshire. Valet starts at 4:30PM nightly and is $7 and payment is made in advance. For lunch, we validate for 90min at the parking structure located at the Northeast corner of Figueroa & Wilshire. Parking is $5 with validation.

Public Transit:
The Metro station is located 1 block south at 7th & Flower.

Executive Chef:
Takashi "Stan" Ota

Private Party Facilities:
Floating 21 floors above Los Angeles, the Kimono Room and scenic patio of Takami provides unparalleled views for guests of private events.
The Elevate Lounge features an open floor plan, modular and customized seating, and is uniquely positioned to accommodate exclusive events up to 500 guests.

Private Party Contact:
Cara Kovacs: (213) 236-9600

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Takami's outdoor lounge is the perfect setting for corporate happy hours and small social gatherings for groups up to 40 guests. Reservations must be made in advance with Special Events Manager.

Specials

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Specials

New Year's Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Details

NYE we will accept reservations @ 6PM, 8PM& 10PM NOTE for 6PM &8PM seating enforced 2 HOUR time limit for dining this DOES NOT apply for 10PM. We will be offering our regular Dinner Menu.NOTE each guest subject to $60 per person Food & Bev Minimum &20% gratuityEXCLUDES 6PM, 24hr cancelation policy

Takami Sushi & Robata Restaurant Ratings and Reviews

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4.5

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.5

service

4.3

ambience

4.6

value

4.1

Noise

Moderate

88% would recommend it to a friend

Scenic View (37)
Good for a Date (36)
Romantic (32)
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Good for Anniversaries (27)
Special Occasion (27)
Great for Outdoor Dining (19)
Creative Cuisine (18)
Good for Groups (17)
Good for Birthdays (16)
Fun (16)
Happy Hour (16)
Hot Spot (15)
Business Meals (14)
Fit for Foodies (12)
Handcrafted Cocktails (12)
Healthy (11)
Worth the Drive (11)
Pre/post Theatre (10)
Cozy (9)
Late-night Find (9)
People Watching (9)
Neighborhood Gem (8)
Authentic (7)
Great for Lunch (7)
Tasting Menu (7)
Good Vegetarian Options (7)
Casual (7)
Notable Wine List (6)
Tapas (6)
Bar Seating (5)
Vibrant Bar Scene (5)
Kid-friendly (3)
Paleo Friendly (3)
Quiet Conversation (3)
Comfort Food (2)
Local Ingredients (2)
Spicy (2)
Disabled Access (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Great Beer (1)
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined 4 days ago

The only negative was the waitress in the bar area. Just because we happen to be black she assume we were with a large group of other black peoples and never approached us for drinks, appetizers or service.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined 4 days ago

One and done. Food is okay overall however not a great value. Prices have to be higher due to the location. However the quality of the food and service leave much to be desired.
The Manager is engaged and seems eager to please and on top of his game. Our wait staff however was rude and condescending when we expressed dissatisfaction with the quality of the service.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined 5 days ago

Great meal, phenomenal ambience. Service was slow.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 13, 2017

With so many new dining options downtown, Takami has staying power as a top choice for rooftop dining, good sushi and drinks (great happy hour) and great ambiance.

Tags: Business Meals, People Watching, Casual
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·Dined on November 13, 2017

All not good dishes and noisy space

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·Dined on November 12, 2017

Service was great from the moment we entered . We were greeyed with a smile , the menu was explained in a great manner and the order time and food was great .

Tags: Business Meals, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Scenic View, Great for Lunch, Creative Cuisine, Late-night Find, Romantic, Special Occasion, Casual
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 12, 2017

The food and prices could have been more competitive.

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 (New England)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Fun find on a recent trip to LA. Fabulous food, and a fantastic view of DTLA.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Kid-friendly, Fun, Scenic View, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on November 6, 2017

This was not a pleasant experience. We felt like we were forgotten about and our waters remained empty most of the night. We were there for a birthday celebration and it put a damper on the mood.
I don’t go to an expensive restaurant for a celebration to be treated poorly.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Fun, Special Occasion, Scenic View, Romantic, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on November 5, 2017

Service was ok but overall, I liked the scenery. It is great for a special occasion. It's kinda pricey though for okish sushi.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on October 29, 2017

Great place, great food, good portions xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Fit for Foodies, Scenic View
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·Dined on October 25, 2017

I don’t usually eat California rolls but you guys have the best ones I’ve ever tasted. So fresh & yummy !

Tags: Happy Hour
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vip
 (Jackson Hole)·Dined on October 21, 2017

The Japanese grill was over cooked and tasteless. The edamame was so over cooked it was soggy. The staff was gracious but based on the appetizers, we chose to pass in the sushi. Beautiful location and very friendly service.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 21, 2017

The sights, the food, and the drinks were phenomenal! Definitely a place to celebrate a special occasion. Excellent wine selections.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Special Occasion, Healthy, Vibrant Bar Scene, Romantic
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·Dined on October 20, 2017

Food was good. Atmosphere was great. Service was terrible. Waited 20 minutes for water. My table reservation was for 8:30, I came at 8:40 and they didn't sit me until 9....

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 16, 2017

They always have such great food, service and view.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Handcrafted Cocktails, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 16, 2017

Excellent meal and service, great location but a bit more light would be better

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Love having sushi 🍣 at Takami we love. Gladis she’s always amazing 😉

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·Dined on October 12, 2017

Very good and delicious Ordered chef plate with all different sushi I didnt know they all had wasabi but it was an experience I wont regret will return someday

Tags: Tasting Menu, Worth the Drive, Hot Spot, Late-night Find, Authentic, Scenic View, People Watching, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Casual, Romantic, Handcrafted Cocktails, Business Meals, Fun, Cozy, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 10, 2017

Great place for view and food

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·Dined on October 8, 2017

Gladys was a top-notch server and management was super cool. The gentleman with the spectacular mustache

Tags: Good for a Date
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Could not have had a better experience! Atmosphere is amazing, food was great and Gladys was the perfect server! Attentive, fun and knowledgable! Thank you for a great 21st birthday for my son!

Tags: Good for Groups, Hot Spot, Paleo Friendly, Healthy
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 8, 2017

Had real hard time trying to get to restaurant due to all the street construction. Been to restaurant several times and know where it is but with all the street closures, one way streets and a Los Angeles Police officer who would not allows us to enter the valet parking area we almost did not make it. The problem happened just 1/2 mile from the restaurant, it took us 15 minutes driving in circles to get there.

I recommend that the restauarnt send a email to the person who makes the reservation and warn them of the closures and give directions how to get there.

I would also give this email to the City telling them of the problems they have greated and making this really good restaurant lose potential business.

Tags: Romantic, Scenic View, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Birthdays
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 3, 2017

We came here for our 7 month anniversary. The food was good and so was the service. Kind of expected more food wise as far as flavor but it was good cannot complain. The view was great and it was a pleasant evening.

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 1, 2017

Only problem is parking. It’s hard to get to valet because of the construction. They need a better way to get to it. It took me 15 minutes to get around to reach valet. More signs are needed or warning when making a reservation

Tags: Fun
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 30, 2017

We went there for my girlfriend’s birthday and it was a very very great experience. The food was great, their sushi were amazing. And the staff was really nice and friendly. We were greeted by the hostess and the managers, the food was exceptional the experience was exceptional and the atmosphere was exceptional. It was a great location in downtown LA and a very nice view. It’s overall a good place for dates, birthdays, family hangouts, business meeting, and etc.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 30, 2017

A favorite restaurant with excellent dishes and even Poochi-Poochi, an excellent sparkling sake.

Tags: Healthy, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Special Occasion, Tasting Menu, Fun, Neighborhood Gem, Scenic View, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Creative Cuisine, People Watching, Authentic, Notable Wine List, Quiet Conversation
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 29, 2017

my son's birthday

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 20, 2017

Great- couldn't ask for more.

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·Dined on September 17, 2017

Food was pretty tasty, love that the sushi rolls were on the smaller side (not just a bunch of rice) the drinks were good & strong. Overall views, ambiance, romatic setting, noise level everything was GREAT! ;)

Tags: Scenic View, Late-night Find, Tasting Menu, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Fun, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 14, 2017

The decor needs to be upgraded. It feels dated. With so much competition DTLA, you need to step it up

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·Dined on September 14, 2017

Very nice Rooftop with tasty and fine Japanese cuisine in LA

Tags: Tasting Menu
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 11, 2017

Excellent food and service as well as great view of the city! Would highly recommend and come back again.

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·Dined on August 27, 2017

Not too happy with the service. Servers were just walking by us while I ask for help/service. Our server was nice but he was so slow in entertaining us. Initial contact he took our order and got our drinks. After that, took him about 20-30 min to come back and get our orders. We didnt see him after an hour or so. But he keeps walking pass by us.

Tags: Scenic View
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·Dined on August 18, 2017

Quality lunch and dinner spot with great scenery that overlooks downtown. Great spot to bring a date because the vibe is upscale yet casual.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Fun, Scenic View, Business Meals, Great for Lunch, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Romantic
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·Dined on August 17, 2017

I did not even get to eat at this restaurant. We arrived to the front desk and waited and waited.

The bartenders could see us waiting but continued to talk to the customers and the waiters were the same.

Eventually someone showed up but then left to fix the toilet.

I will never visit again

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·Dined on August 17, 2017

Expensive but the location and good is worthy. Excellent calamari,outstanding rolls.

Tags: Special Occasion
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·Dined on August 15, 2017

It took over an hour to get our meals. That was the last time will go there. Unbelievable.. sadly they ruined my son's bday dinner .

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on August 13, 2017

Very pricy but worth it.

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on August 13, 2017

Always great food n drinks
Gladys the server she's always amazing we always ask for her
Great place for a nice meal
😊

Tags: Comfort Food, Romantic, Scenic View
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