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1725 W Carson St, Torrance, CA 90501-2824
+1 310-787-1820
11:30 - 15:00
15:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 15:30 - 21:00
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 15:30 - 21:30
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Culver City, California
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Koji is a traditional Korean BBQ-style restaurant, where you grill raw ingredients right at your table. I've been coming here once in a while for several years, and, while it is generally enjoyable it has been going down somewhat lately. For example, there used to be a selection of prepared dishes, including Chinese, to complement the ones you have to... More 

Thank Richard S
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45 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2013

This is an all-you-can-eat Korean tabletop grill restaurant. You pick your own assortment of meats and vegetables from a long buffet, take them to your table, and grill your meal. I walked in at lunch time and there was no hostess so I walked around and the food looked and smelled good, so I thought I'd give it a try.... More 

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Redondo Beach
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105 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2012

My friend celebrated her Birthday at Koji a few weeks ago. My husband and I usually dont go to restaurants like Koji but because of the Birthday we decided to give it a try. Boy were we dissapointed...The place itself is old and worn down, the bathrooms are in dire need of a remodel. The raw meat in the buffet... More 

Thank PoopiRedondoBeach
Lomita, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 December 2011

They cut back on the short ribs (Kalbi). They use the cheapest short rib kalbi, hardly any meat mostly bones. They used to have the short rib meat w/o the bone that was good but they removed it from the menu. Wish there was another korean buffet where you could pick your own food like Koji. They only have the... More 

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Reviewed 1 August 2008

Great Food! except that your gonna smell like smoke...

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Reviewed 29 June 2008

The one and only best

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southern california
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52 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2008

it's been awhile - but loved it when we went

Thank richlai_2000_2000
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Reviewed 6 December 2007

One of the best Korean BBQ places around, (and its buffet style!).

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los angeles, california
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2007

The waitress was really upsetting at the end of the meal---she did not even give us enough time to look at our bill---we tried to review it but before we knew it she took the money and ran---we then tried to leave a tip as you are supposed to do----when we got home we found out that the bill was... More 

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Long Beach
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2006

The last time I was there, the waitress stood over our table and waited for us to pay her. Then, she came back and told us to hurry up because they were closing (in 30 minutes). She never came to my table to refresh the drinks or to take used plates away, until we asked her 5 times to do... More 

2 Thank shirlynn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Asian, Korean, Japanese, Barbecue
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
15:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
15:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
15:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
15:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
15:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
15:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
15:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1725 W Carson St, Torrance, CA 90501-2824
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Torrance
  • Phone Number: +1 310-787-1820

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?