If sushi is your thing, you’re going to love our top 5 picks for the best spicy tuna rolls (and dishes) in Los Angeles. Get your chopsticks ready!
Chef Nobu Matsuhisa is the master of sushi, and there's no doubt you'll be a fan of his BigEye Tuna Roll at his year-old Malibu location. Eating his exquisitely prepared dishes while gazing out onto the Pacific Ocean is as close to bliss as it gets.
22706 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA 90265 (310) 317-9140
You'll adore the fusion sushi at Chef Nobu Matsuhisa's Beverly Hills eatery. His Japanese fare has a Peruvian influence, which makes the dishes innovative and exotic. His tuna roll with avocado rolled in rice with tempura flakes topped with eel sauce is a treat.
129 N La Cienega Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211 (310) 659-9639
One might not expect to find a traditional sushi roll at an Italian eatery with an Austrian owner, but then, you must not have been to Spago yet. As reimagined by owner Wolfgang Puck, the “Chirashi Sushi” is not your standard roll, but is delicious all the same. What you'll find: Big Eye Tuna, Salmon Pearls, Hamachi, Red Snapper and Tosa Soy Gelée. Haute!
176 N Canon Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210 (310) 385-0880
4 Chaya Brasserie
When you order the Tuna, Tuna, Tuna Roll at Beverly Hills' elegant Chaya Brasserie, you're getting triple the amount of flavor. What you'll find in this triple threat: spicy tuna, tuna tataki and tuna sashimi.
8741 Alden Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90048 (310) 859-8833
5 Katsuya by Starck
Though it isn't conventionally a "roll", we're pretty sure you're going to be obsessed by the spicy tuna dish at sbe's Katsuya by Starck. The crispy rice with spicy tuna is easily one of the most flavorful dishes at this celebrity hotspot, and the one the eatery is best known for. Don't miss it.
800 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015 (213) 747-9797