We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Nobu Malibu

22706 Pacific Coast Hwy, Ste 18, Malibu, CA 90265-5039
+1 310-317-9140
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (199 reviews)
“cod” (61 reviews)
“yellowtail” (24 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
22706 Pacific Coast Hwy, Ste 18, Malibu, CA 90265-5039
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (1,280)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

41 - 50 of 1,040 reviews

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

It’s the best nobu of all! Best food best atmosphere, just the best Nobu! A must if your in Southern California. Book a few months out especially if you want to sit out on the waves. Black Cod on butter lettuce is one of my...More

1  Thank Stacey S
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I flew my friend in from England to celebrate his birthday in California. Plane was an hour late. We were an hour late. When we arrived we apologized politely and still hoped for a table. The tall asian hostess lady was literally the rudest and...More

4  Thank A San D
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Seems like every time I hear about Nobu, I hear that it's known for it's sushi. To be honest, the sushi was delicious- but there are so many different types of food, that the sushi is only one small staple. There are two menus- one...More

1  Thank davinadawson
Reviewed 6 May 2018

The only reservation we could get was at 10pm on a Saturday evening - fair enough considering we booked late on a Thursday. We arrived on time and were sat about 10.15pm. When we were sat the waiter went through the menu with us but...More

1  Thank Alison C
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Nobu Malibu, located along the Pacific Coast Highway has stunning oceanfront views. I would strongly recommend to visit the place for lunch or during the day to fully enjoy the experience of views and delicious food. My friend and I have been there twice during...More

1  Thank KingVazz
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We ate at Nobu on a Sunday in April. Make reservations at least a month ahead. They are very busy. Some of the locals said sometimes they make reservations for three months ahead. You will probably see some of the "stars", we did. It was...More

Thank aviatorvic
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Nobu serves excellent food in a very nice way. Atmosphere is fantastic with just a few feet from the ocean. With online reservation it would be easier to return to.

Thank Rolf H
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Great food and beautiful location. I came with some friends and order many different types of dishes from sushi to nigiri and hot plates too. Everything was fresh and tasty. Great food.

Thank escaperoomenthusaist
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Spectacular When you make your reservation ask to sit outside. The waves crash against the sea wall and the ocean breeze washes over you. Wow. Our waitress was fabulous. We did not know what to order and she took, care of everything. Every bite was...More

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We did not have a booking and despite the restaurant being very busy the staff were accommodating. The have some of the best sushi as know and the venue is brilliant.

Thank TheLocalSquire
Nearby
Malibu
The Malibu coastline is like a chameleon. In some
areas it resembles the French Riviera with its lush,
green hillsides descending into crescent-shaped
shorelines. In others, it feels 100% Southern
Californian with beaches wide and flat as a football
field, and often crowded with beach-goers lounging on
towels and playing volleyball. Other coastlines still
feel secluded, tucked under tall cliffs and dotted
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Malibu
Nobu Ryokan Malibu
5 reviews
.12 km away
The M Malibu
143 reviews
.36 km away
Malibu Beach Inn
600 reviews
.44 km away
The Surfrider Malibu
53 reviews
.79 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Malibu Farm
679 reviews
.66 km away
Marmalade Cafe - Malibu
308 reviews
1.40 km away
V's restaurant + bar
115 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby Attractions
Adamson House and Malibu Lagoon Museum
156 reviews
1.02 km away
Malibu Pier
680 reviews
.58 km away
Malibu Lagoon State Beach
195 reviews
1.28 km away
Malibu Country Mart
97 reviews
1.43 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
carlyklein
16 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from the_tornado67 | Reviewed this property |
We arrived around lunch time, and did not require a reservation. Although of note it was not high season for tourists in Malibu, hence they were very busy, but not at a point that everyone required a reservation.
0
Votes
worldatmyfeet128
28 December 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from brian D | Reviewed this property |
Very expensive, you will need at least $100 dollars and that will get you 2-3 dishes that are 2-3 bites each
1
Vote
Littleprincessgurn
22 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
Response from K N J | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if the restaurant has any policy on this. I reckon you should have no problem taking your kid along, you can always check with them while reserving a table. Be sure to reserve well in advance..especially on... More
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22706 Pacific Coast Hwy, Ste 18, Malibu, CA 90265-5039
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Malibu>  > Malibu
  • Neighbourhood: Malibu
  • Phone Number: +1 310-317-9140
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing