Sushi Gen Restaurant

Sushi Gen Restaurant

422 E Second St, Los Angeles, CA
(213) 617-0552 serving: Civic Center / Little Tokyo, Central LA, Downtown
open:Mon-Fri 11:30am-2pm, Mon-Fri 5:30pm-9:30pm, Sat 5pm-9:30pm

Sidewalk Score: 10 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


Restaurants, Mastercard Accepted, Local Favorite, Sushi, Discover Accepted, Japanese, Visa Accepted, $$, American Express Accepted, Chinese, Hidden Find,

The Low Down


Parking: A complimentary lot is available to customers.

When to Go: You'll have to compete with the 9 to 5 downtown set for attention during lunch. Dinnertime offers the best service and least waiting time.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

If the number of dining options in Little Tokyo overwhelms you, this conveniently located sushi bar is a great place to know about. Its sushi chefs are highly skilled and friendly, and for those who don't want to sit at the long lacquered…
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My Favorite Sushi Restaurant
By ThirstyPig at Menuism

Sushi Gen is my favorite Japanese Sushi Restaurant in Los Angeles and perhaps the world!!! I've been going... Read More

sushi mising the aura
By BruinBelle at Menuism

Sushi Gen in LA's Little Tokyo has lost its aura. Nothing much to write about a slightly above average... Read More

Sushi Gen: You can't go wrong
By j44lee at Menuism

Sushi Gen, the love of my sushi life for years and years.. Exceptional and consistent quality, and what a... Read More

Consistent yet too big for comfort
By BruinBelle at Menuism

Althought the fish quality at Sushi-Gen is consistent yet it's not outstanding. They can seat ~100 guests in.. Read More

By mh2mh at Menuism

After all these years, I finally walk into Sushi Gen. Tried it for lunch, must return to check out dinner.... Read More