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chica Sep 1, 2006 05:24 PM

Meeting a friend for dinner there tonight. What do you like? TIA!

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    ktanji Sep 1, 2006 06:00 PM

    I always like the tempura sushi. If you can, sit in the back patio. After Sushi Gen, this is my favorite sushi place in the Little Tokyo area.

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      Augusta Sep 1, 2006 07:24 PM

      I like their yellowtail collar and the sashimi salad is delicious. Pretty big portions too, i might add.

      1. chica Sep 1, 2006 08:59 PM

        Thank you!

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          Mr. Cookie Sep 1, 2006 10:36 PM

          What in the world is tempura sushi? Sounds like a contradiction in terms.

          I have only eaten at Zip once, but it strikes me as one of those places that specializes in elaborate rolls rather than sushi per se.

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          1. re: Mr. Cookie
            wilafur Sep 1, 2006 10:39 PM

            you are correct.

          2. russkar Sep 2, 2006 12:55 AM

            Seaweed Salad, awesome!

            1. chica Sep 2, 2006 06:15 PM

              I had a full and delicious sashimi salad, which surprised me - most Japanese fusion places aren't that generous. As expected, their rolls are tempura fried, colorful, innovative and mod. I've eaten too many of those, but it appeals to many people, like my friend. By the way, I went to the west la location, which is in the convention center plaza near sawtelle. It's much more modern than the one in downtown, and one of the servers also acts as a dj.

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