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Things to do in Sawtelle Japantown, Los Angeles

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Gastropub
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“A locally beloved chain with massive burger patties and interesting toppings Originally based in Culver City, this mini-chain emerged during the same burger craze that gave us Umami Burger -- and then blasted past that now-ubiquitous chain quality-wise, with bigger, juicier patties that are consistently, gorgeously drippy. You can’t go wrong with any of their options, from their classic PCB (with the much-lauded “ketchup leather,” essentially a solid version of the condiment) to the just-dropped Chef’s New Favorite, topped with Swiss, bacon, chopped chilies, and avocado spread.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Medical Center
“WEST SIDE Looking for a fun night out with lots of authentic Japanese food(sweet and savory!), check out Sawtell for a great grouping of options and active social scene. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Noodle House
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“Best Ramen in LA. Be prepared to wait some time for your food but it is worth it.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Pretty good ramen. Cheap, 20 min. walk, but long-lines (30-60 min. wait) during peak hours.”
  • 43 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Old school. Looking for a crazy roll with deep fried bits & cream cheese?!?! Don't go here. This is a very traditional, classic Japanese restaurant. They do not have "Special Rolls". They have sushi, sashimi & other Japanese classics such as teriyaki or tempura.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“Refreshing and delicious on a hot summer day. We're obsessed. We love the green tea and brown sugar shaved ice with condensed milk and boba.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Best dimsum place. I like it even more than Din Tae Fung. Get the Shae Long Bao!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Noodle House
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“Famous Japanese ramen and grill-section items. Open late and relatively cheap. It is a 20-25 minute walk.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Not much of good coffee around, besides this Balconi, their drip are nice. all seasonal curated small badge bean, always suprise you with something new. but the sad part is you will never taste that back. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
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“This is where I go to get my pho fix. Their Bom Bu Hue is also very delicious. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“If you are in the mood for a nice cup of spanish latte... except they call it the Tomo Latte here (espresso with condensed milk). Yummy, great wifi though usually has a good amount of UCLA students hanging around doing work.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“around $3 per plate ( in my opinion it's the best sushi in town) there's 2 location within walking distance to each other and only a small Uber ride from my location. small street with tons of options on the same street all door to door from each other. Also Karaoke across the street so I tagged live music below.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Boutique
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“Designer & kitch objects. Lots of items from Japanese companies & designers.”
  • 9 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Happy hour fried chicken? Yes please! Beautiful outdoor patio and parking in the lot next door. Great selections for wine and beer and comfort food in a relaxing setting.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“simple allure of beautifully prepared salads, hearty braised meats, satisfying sandwiches, decadent desserts, and of course, thirst-quenching lemonades.”
  • 4 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Gastropub
“A locally beloved chain with massive burger patties and interesting toppings Originally based in Culver City, this mini-chain emerged during the same burger craze that gave us Umami Burger -- and then blasted past that now-ubiquitous chain quality-wise, with bigger, juicier patties that are consistently, gorgeously drippy. You can’t go wrong with any of their options, from their classic PCB (with the much-lauded “ketchup leather,” essentially a solid version of the condiment) to the just-dropped Chef’s New Favorite, topped with Swiss, bacon, chopped chilies, and avocado spread.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Noodle House
“Best Ramen in LA. Be prepared to wait some time for your food but it is worth it.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Pretty good ramen. Cheap, 20 min. walk, but long-lines (30-60 min. wait) during peak hours.”
  • 43 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
“Old school. Looking for a crazy roll with deep fried bits & cream cheese?!?! Don't go here. This is a very traditional, classic Japanese restaurant. They do not have "Special Rolls". They have sushi, sashimi & other Japanese classics such as teriyaki or tempura.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Best dimsum place. I like it even more than Din Tae Fung. Get the Shae Long Bao!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Noodle House
“Famous Japanese ramen and grill-section items. Open late and relatively cheap. It is a 20-25 minute walk.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
“This is where I go to get my pho fix. Their Bom Bu Hue is also very delicious. ”
  • 13 locals recommend

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