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n/naka

3455 Overland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90034-5419
+1 310-836-6252
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
3455 Overland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90034-5419
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been dining at N/Naka since Niki Nakayama opened 6 years ago. This is more than just experiencing an evening of fine dining but having the opportunity to enjoy Niki's work of art. It is a 13 course menu where each course is unique...More

Thank kht8
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We are foodies and love to travel the world trying out different cuisine. We decided to try n/naka after seeing Chef's Table on Netflix. The meal was the best we have had in LA on our trip. There were two timings - 1730 to 1800...More

Thank Vegemitelover
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I saw the documentary on Chef's Table on Netflix. After I watched it, I told my wife "we have to go eat there." Mind you, we live in the tiny town of Chelan in Central WA state, about 3 hours from Seattle....More

1  Thank Hans M
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Like many other reviewers, I discovered n/naka via the Chef's Table documentary. The show hadn't even finished before I opened my laptop and started looking into making a reservation. I was hoping to get one for my wife's birthday, but in the comments section I...More

5  Thank David G
Reviewed 29 January 2017

After being extremely intrigued by the Chef's Table documentary, we were thrilled to score a very hard to get seating for 6 guests and flew from Portland specifically for the dining experience. Walking up to such an unassuming building exterior in a neighborhood with no...More

4  Thank ErikaYW
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Saw Niki on Netflix, TWICE before I came here. I really wanted to see Niki Nakayama in person... Took almost a year to get a reservation, but we did, and near our wedding anniversary no less, so that was a huge bonus. I won't rave...More

2  Thank John K
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I still really enjoy N-naka. Chef Niki is still a masterpiece in creating her Kaiseki dining experience. It seems that the price has increased compared to a couple of years ago. The service is still very good, though on the night we went, I thought...More

1  Thank ppts
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We saw the chef show on Netflix season the one profiling the Kaiseki dining experience prepared by chef Niki Nakayama. We got our only chance for 5 of us in our family to go which fell on a New Year Eve early sitting. The price...More

1  Thank Rick N
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We have been very often to Japan, where Kaiseki, is a prescribed set of courses where it is dependent on seasonal produce and considered to be Japan’s top fine dining cuisine all because of its beauty and artful presentation. Between La Cienega and S. Sepulveda...More

Thank yvonne w
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Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

N/Naka is a special nested in west Los Angeles. There is no sign on the outside of the restaurant. Inside there is spacious room for each table. The service is excellent and the food is amazing. Serve kaiseki style and yet innovative and modern. A...More

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Robert J
Is there parking nearby? Where?
14 December 2016|
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Response from Matias S | Reviewed this property |
They offer valet but we parked on the street on Overland with no issues. If you plan to do the wine or sake pairing I recommend not driving. They are VERY generous with the alcohol on the pairing.
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Robert J
Is there parking nearby? Where?
14 December 2016|
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Response from W.O.F. | Reviewed this property |
they have valet parking at the restaurant or you can find street parking. Depending on the day, there will be few spots (week days) or many (weekends).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3455 Overland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90034-5419
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 310-836-6252
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