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Koreatown Sushi: Where to Begin?

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ronsilverado Jul 23, 2009 10:16 PM

i know there is a lot of it, are there any must-try places? Do the prices tend to be more reasonable than in other parts of town?

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    troublemaker Jul 24, 2009 09:39 PM

    You know, if you were aiming to do traditional sushi, opt to get sushi at any number of great establishments around the city.

    If you wanted to do a Korean take on seafood/sashimi, opt for preparations involving raw seafood immediately cut up from tanks upon ordering.

    @ Masan, you can order live octopus, abalone, lobster, and halibut. On top of that, you can order their specialty which is this sort of Monkfish stew.

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    Masan Restaurant
    2851 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90006

    1. w
      wavysea73 Jul 24, 2009 09:28 PM

      I don't know about you guys, but I'll always love wasabi. It's cheap and the food is always consistent. It doesn't have to be fancy to be good! Hehe.

      1. David Kahn Jul 24, 2009 05:08 PM

        I'm a fan of Noshi Sushi on Beverly just east of Western. Always fresh, generous portions, the rice is well seasoned, and prices are reasonable. It gets crowded, so we tend to go at off hours (mostly late lunches), and they accept cash only.

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        Noshi Sushi
        4430 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90004

        1. ipsedixit Jul 23, 2009 10:45 PM

          A-Won.

          1. J.L. Jul 23, 2009 10:29 PM

            Neptune's Net - corner of 6th & Western

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