One thing Culver City has a lot of: gastropubs. One things Culver does not have a lot of: Japanese food. When you’re tired of brussels sprouts, K-Zo (right next to Trader Joe’s) is a solid and well-priced option. Skip the appetizers and go straight for the sushi here - it’s definitely the highlight.
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One of the most popular spots to write in LA, Commissary's Culver City location is same great space without the crowds.
Roberta’s has very good pizzas, but hasn’t realized that pizzas are the thing this Culver City spot should stick to.
Cozy Inn is a dime-sized dive bar under the 405 Freeway in Culver City and a place where competitive shuffleboard is a religion.
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Chateau Hanare is an upscale Japanese restaurant that feels a lot like a hotel restaurant.
This tiny Japanese restaurant along Pico is frankly more of a myth than anything else, but if you’re able to get in, expect a memorable meal.
Delicatessen by Osawa
Delicatessen by Osawa is a Japanese-style deli in Pasadena, perfect for your work lunch needs.
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Sunny Blue is an ideal spot for an easy grab-and-go lunch of Japanese rice balls in Culver City.
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