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Japanese markets in the SF valley

steveburstein Aug 15, 2009 02:20 PM

Just wondering if anyone know where there is a japanese market in he valley I found chinese and korean but alas nothing from Japan. I know about the sawtelle area in west LA, but would like something closer even Thousand Oakes environ would be ok.

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    macnut Aug 15, 2009 07:20 PM

    Unfortunately, there is nothing. Closest would be Mitsuwa on Centinela in Venice.

    1. Servorg Aug 15, 2009 07:38 PM

      Try the Galleria Market in Northridge. While they are a Korean market they also carry a lot of Japanese food items.

      Galleria Market
      10201 Reseda Blvd
      Northridge, CA 91324
      (818) 772-5755

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      1. re: Servorg
        steveburstein Aug 15, 2009 08:07 PM

        Yes I've ben to the Galleria Market but they did not have the japanese ice ea I was looking for, they had many korean ones tho.

        1. re: steveburstein
          kawachi Sep 20, 2009 01:00 AM

          Oddly enough, you might want to try Fish King in Glendale. It is run by a Japanese-American family and they have a wide variety of Japanese foods including ice cream, Plus their fish and prepared foods are excellent.

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