1432 Abbot Kinney Blvd
Venice, CA 90291
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Top Sentiments among Shima Reviewers

Great sushi restaurant Best fish dishes ive Good green tea Fresh wasabi Spicy tuna roll Extraordinary flavor combinations Nice light ponzu Awesome eggplant Good lobster ceviche Love scallops roll

Customer Reviews (23 reviews)

Matt O

on Yahoo Apr 28, 2009
Doesn't matter how good the food is if the owner and head sushi chef is unprofessional and rude. This guy is the worst. I have since heard similar stories from many locals. I will never go back. I will never recommend... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 27, 2009
Usually takes forever to be served. The waitresses try to be nice, but the head sushi chef is so unprofessional and rude. I have since heard about this guy from several locals. I will never go back and never recommend... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 23, 2009
My friends and I were wandering Abbot Kinney on Friday night and spotted Shima. We were looking for a nice, quiet place to have a drink and chat - it looked like it fit the bill. We went in, told the hostess that we wanted to... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 31, 2008
This restaurant is overpriced and waaay overhyped....I was expecting premium sushi (on par with Blue Ribbon) but was served meager meager portions of very mediocre food in a cheap looking restaurant with no air... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 21, 2008
This place KNOWS GREAT SUSHI! The recipes were unique and devine. I had the best ankimo I have ever encountered on this earth from Shima. It was on special and yes, at $20 for two small, thin slices, it was so AMAZING, my... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Apr 27, 2008
The fish here couldn't be more fresh. The menu is unique and I have tried things I haven't even heard of here and loved them! Every ingredient from the mushrooms to the all brown rice to the vegetables to the sashimi... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Apr 27, 2008
Located on Abbot Kinney in Venice, this quaint sushi restaurant serves nothing but fresh, quality sushi. Everything is healthy with brown rice rolls and nothing is fried so if you are looking for shrimp tempura this... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 06, 2008
1. crazy price - 5 slice shashimi $36, 2. bad mood chief - yell with anger front of customer 3. ordinary food - you can have same quality of food with less price, anywhere Not all that great. Yellowtail sashimi was... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 04, 2008
Great food & good ambiance. Beware, the portions are very small for the price. Don't come here if you're hungry unless you're willing to spend $80 per person (come more for the atmosphere).... (more)


on Yahoo Mar 24, 2008
Very nice modern setting, clean look, understated visually pleasing decor, IKEA furniture! In the end - no one should pay that kind of money for that little food! (more)
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