Lukshon

Asian Fusion

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Overview

Creative Asian fusion cuisine and Asian-influenced cocktails make Lukshon a chic Culver City hot spot. Chef Sang Yoon pulls heavily from Thai and Chinese cuisines, enjoyed in a spacious outdoor patio with a modern stone fireplace.

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ACCOLADES

  • Number 3: Jonathan Gold's 101 Best Restaurants 2016 — Los Angeles Times
  • Jonathan Gold's 101 Best Restaurants 2014 — Los Angeles Times
  • 38 Essential LA Restaurants 2015 — Eater Los Angeles
  • 99 Essential Restaurants 2015 — LA Weekly
  • Zagat rating of 4.5 out of 5

Menu for Lukshon

Wine List

Sparkling

  • Champagne Barnaut, Brut Rosé "Rose Athentique" Champagne, France NV
    $110.00
  • Champagne Cédric Bouchard & Roses De Jeanne, Blanc De Noirs "Cote De Val Vilaine" France NV
    $160.00
  • Champagne Henriot, Brut Souverain, Champagne, France NV
    $145.00
  • Champagne Krug, Brut Rosé, Reims, France NV (375ml)
    $220.00
  • Cortese/etc. Brut Valli Unite, "Il Brut and the Beast" Piedmont, Italy 2013
    $85.00
  • Crémant De Bourgogne Jaffelin, Brut Rosé, Burgundy, France NV
    $52.00
  • Crémant Du Jura. Tissot, Brut Rosé, Jura, France NV
    $140.00
  • Franciacorta Arcari + Danesi, "Satèn" Lombardy, Italy 2010
    $175.00
  • Furmint/etc. Kreinbacher, Extra Dry, Somló, Hungary NV
    $55.00
  • Gamay Château De Lavernette, Blanc De Noirs "Granit" Burgundy, France NV
    $60.00
  • Gamay/etc. Renardat-Fâche, Rosé, Bugey De Cerdon, Savoie, France 2014
    $45.00
  • Riesling Hofgut Falkenstein, Sekt Brut, Mosel, Germany 2014
    $65.00
  • Weissburgunder Darting, Sekt Brut, Pfalz, Germany NV
    $80.00
  • Zweigelt/pinot Noir Nigl, Brut De Brut Rosé, Niederösterreich, Austria 2013
    $61.00

Pink

  • Cabernet Sauvignon Batič 2015 Vipava, Slovenia
    $47.00
  • Grenache Blend Fontsainte, Corbières, Languedoc, France 2016
    $52.00
  • Mourvèdre/etc., Domaine Tempier, Bandol 2015 Provence, France
    $85.00
  • Pinot Noir, François Crochet, Sancerre 2014 Loire, France
    $64.00
  • Spätbugrunder, Meyer-Näkel 2015 Ahr, Germany
    $58.00
  • Spätbugrunder Trocken, Weingut öKonomierat Rebholz 2015 Pfalz, Germany
    $62.00
  • Zweigelt Blend Heidi Schröck, "Biscaya" Neusiedlersee-Hügelland, Austria 2015
    $52.00

Domestic White

  • Albariño Field Theory, "Andrus Island Vineyard" Lodi, California 2015
    $55.00
  • Chardonnay Gran Moraine, Yahmill-Carlton, Willamette Valley, Oregon 2014
    $105.00
  • Chenin Blanc Habit, "Jurassic Park Vineyard" Santa Ynez, Usa 2015
    $60.00
  • Grenache Blanc Boscoe, "Lizette" Ballard Canyon, California 2015
    $95.00
  • Grüner Veltliner Lioco, "Alfaro Vineyard" Santa Cruz Mountains, California 2014
    $65.00
  • Grüner Veltliner Tatomer, "Paragon Vineyard" Edna Valley, California 2015
    $70.00
  • Riesling Galerie, "Terracea" Spring Mountain District, Napa, California 215
    $51.00
  • Roussanne Holus Bolus, Santa Maria Valley, California 2015
    $80.00
  • Sauvignon Blanc the Red Hook Winery "Jamesport Vineyard" North Fork, New York 2010 (500 Ml)
    $60.00
  • Trousseau Gris Wind Gap, "Fanucchi Wood Road Vineyard" Russian River Valley, California 2015
    $60.00
  • Sémillon Wei Chi, "Luchsinger Vineyard" Lake County, California 2013
    $62.00

French & Italian White

  • Chardonnay Bouchard Père Et Fils, "Les Clous" Meursault, Burgundy 2013
    $145.00
  • Chardonnay Louis Michel, "Séchets" Premier Cru Chablis, Burgundy 2013
    $90.00
  • Chardonnay William Fèvre, "Champs Royaux" Chablis, Burgundy 2015
    $70.00
  • Chenin Blanc Foreau, "Clos Naudin" Vouvray, Loire 2003
    $85.00
  • Muscadet Brégeon, Muscadet, Loire, France 2015
    $52.00
  • Nosiola Foradori, Fontanasanta, Vignetti Delle Dolomiti, Italy 2013
    $91.00
  • Pigato Bio Vio, "Marene'" Liguria, Italy 2014
    $52.00
  • Pinot Blanc Josmeyer, "Mis Du Printemps" Alsace, France 2015
    $60.00
  • Sauvignon Blanc Gradis'ciutta, Collio, Italy 2015
    $55.00
  • Vermentino Lamoresca, Sicily, Italy 2014
    $90.00

German & Austrian White

  • Furmint Wenzel, Burgenland, Austria 2015
    $54.00
  • Orangetraube 'Orange T' Zahel, Vienna, Austria 2015
    $56.00
  • Pinot Blanc Trocken Dr. Wehrheim, Pfalz, Germany 2012
    $87.00
  • Riesling Nigl, "Dornleiten" Niederösterreich, Austria 2015
    $70.00
  • Riesling Grosses Gewächs Joh. Bapt. Schäfer, "Pittermännchen" Nahe, Germany 2013
    $150.00
  • Riesling Grosses Gewächs Keller, "Kirchspiel" Rheinhessen, Germany 2009
    $125.00
  • Riesling Grosses Gewächs Keller, "Morstein" Rheinhessen, Germany 2009
    $390.00
  • Riesling Grosses Gewächs öKonomierat Rebholz, "Birkweiler Kastanienbusch" Pfalz, Germany 2007
    $170.00
  • Riesling Grosses Gewächs öKonomierat Rebholz, "Birkweiler Kastanienbusch" Pfalz, Germany 2009
    $195.00
  • Riesling Grosses Gewächs Schäfer Frolich, "Felseneck" Nahe, Germany 2007
    $190.00
  • Riesling Kabinett Joh. Jos. Prüm, "Graacher Himmelreich" Mosel, Germany 2012
    $72.00
  • Riesling Kabinett Johannishof, "Johannisberg" Rheingau, Germany 2012
    $60.00
  • Riesling Kabinett Willi Schaefer, "Graacher Domprobst" Mosel, Germany 2015
    $65.00
  • Riesling Kabinett Vereinigte Hospitien, "Scharzhofberger" Mosel, Germany 2011
    $50.00
  • Riesling Spätlese Dönnhoff, "Oberhäuser Brücke" Nahe, Germany 2015
    $105.00
  • Riesling Spätlese Emrich-Schönleber, "Frühlingsplätzchen" Nahe, Germany 2011
    $110.00
  • Riesling Spätlese Keller, "Westhofener Kirchspiel" Reinhessen, Germany 2006
    $140.00
  • Riesling Spätlese Trocken Christoph Von Nell, "Kaseler Nies'chen" Mosel, Germany 2012
    $50.00
  • Riesling Trocken Keller, "Westhofen Brunnenhäusehen Abte E®" Rheinhessen, Germany 2008
    $225.00
  • Riesling Trocken Keller, "Westhofen Brunnenhäusehen Abte E®" Rheinhessen, Germany 2009
    $290.00
  • Riesling Trocken Schloss Schönborn, "Pfaffenberg" Erstes Gewächs, Rheingau, Germany 2009
    $120.00

Hungarian & Slovanian Whites

  • Furmint Bott, "Csontos" Tokaji, Hungary 2013
    $58.00
  • Rebula/etc. Kabaj 'Amfora', Goriška Brda, Slovenia 2007
    $98.00

Domestic Red

  • Blaufränkisch Trail Marker, "Mokelumne Glen Vineyard" Lodi, California 2015
    $50.00
  • Carbonic Sangiovese Stolpman, Ballard Canyon, California 2015
    $52.00
  • Gamay Edmunds St. John, "Bone-Jolly" El Dorado County, California 2015
    $55.00
  • Grenache Restless Earth, "Santa Barbara Highlands Vineyard" Santa Barbara County, California 2015
    $52.00
  • Pinot Noir Hirsch, "Demuth Vineyard" Anderson Valley, California 2013
    $140.00
  • Pinot Noir Knez, "San Andreas Fault" Sonoma County, California 2013
    $85.00
  • Syrah Piedrasassi, "Sebastiano Vineyard" Santa Rita Hills, California 2013
    $125.00

French Red

  • Bordaeux Blend Château La Gaffelière, St éMilion Grand Cru, Bordeaux, France 2005
    $370.00
  • Cabernet Franc Bernard Baudry, Chinon, Loire, France 2014
    $65.00
  • Carignan/grenahce Fontsainte, Corbières, Languedoc, France 2015
    $52.00
  • Gamay Charly Thévenet, "Grain & Granit" Régnié, Beaujolais, France 2015
    $75.00
  • Gamay Chanrion, "Domaine De La Voûte Des Crozes" Côte De Brouilly, Beaujolais, France 2006
    $95.00
  • Gamay Domaine Diochon, Moulin-A-Vènt, Beaujolais, France 2012 (375ml)
    $25.00
  • Niellucciu/etc. Yves Leccia, Patrimonio Rouge, Corsica, France 2013
    $70.00
  • Rhône Blend Château De Beaucastel, "Coudoulet De Beaucastel" Côtes Du Rhône, France 2014
    $80.00
  • Sciaccarellu/etc. Abbatucci, "Cuvée Faustine" Ajaccio, Corsica, France 2014
    $74.00
  • Syrah Alain Verset, Cornas, Northern Rhone, France 2011
    $95.00

Other Red

  • Barbera D'alba Massimo Rivetti, "Neive" Piedmont, Italy 2013
    $44.00
  • Humagne Rouge Cave Caloz, "La Mourzière" Valais, Switzerland 2012
    $87.00
  • Spätburgunder Koehler-Ruprecht, Kabinett Trocken, Pfalz, Germany 2013
    $55.00
  • Spätburgunder Stadt Lahr, "Lahrer Kronenbühl" Bf, Baden, Germany 2010
    $64.00

Bar Menu

Cocktails

  • Hot & Sour Gimlet monopolowa vodka, dragon chile, lime, thai basil, kinh gioi
    $15.00
  • Singapore Sling plymouth gin, cherry heering, benedictine, combier orange, pineapple, bitters
    $14.00
  • Fujian Cure isle of skye 8yr scotch, lemon, galangal, lapsang souchong black tea
    $13.00
  • Formosa ethereal gin, lillet blanc, atomized mizhiu tou, ginger pearl onions
    $12.00
  • Five-Spice Mai Tai rhum j.m. agricole blanc, zafra 21yr rum, plantation '02 rum, five-spice orgeat, lime
    $14.00
  • Lukshon Plum Sour old overholt rye, black plums, cardamom, lime, umeshu, slivovitz
    $14.00

Wines by the Glass

Sparkling

  • Cremant De Bourgogne Jaffelin Brut Rosé, Burgundy, France NV
    $13.00
  • Riesling Sekt Brut Hofgut Falkenstein, Mosel, Germany 2014
    $15.00

White & Pink

  • Pinot Blanc Josmeyer, "Mis Du Printemps" Alsace, France 2015
    $15.00
  • Moschofilero Tselepos, Mantinia, Greece 2014
    $11.00
  • Orangetraube 'Orange T' Zahel, Vienna, Austria 2015
    $13.00
  • Riesling Kabinett Joh. Jos. Prüm, "Graacher Himmelreich" Mosel, Germany 2014
    $18.00
  • Riesling Spätlese Trocken Christoph Von Nell, "Kaseler Nies'chen" Mosel, Germany 2012
    $13.00
  • Rosé of Grenache Blend Fontsainte, Corbières, Languedoc, France 2016
    $13.00
  • Rosé of Pinot Noir François Crochet, Sancerre, Loire, France 2014
    $16.00

Red

  • Barbera D'alba Massimo Rivetti, Neive Piedmont, Italy 2013
    $11.00
  • Blaufränkisch Trail Marker, "Mokelumne Glen" Lodi, California 2015
    $15.00
  • Carbonic Sangiovese Stolpman, Ballard Canyon, California 2015
    $13.00
  • Grenache Restless Earth, "Santa Barbara Highlands Vineyard" Santa Barbara County, California 2015
    $13.00
  • Pinot Noir Knez, Dermuth Vineyard, Anderson Valley, California 2013
    $22.00

Beer

  • Black Lager Coedo "Shikkoku", Japan
    $9.00
  • White Ale Hitachino, Japan
    $12.00
  • Pale Ale North Coast "Red Seal Ale", Fort Bragg
    $7.00
  • Ipa Tripel Houblon Chouffe, Belgium
    $9.00
  • Amber-Red Ale Unibroue Maudite, Quebec
    $9.00
  • Flanders Ale Vanderghinste Oud Bruin, Belgium
    $9.00
  • Basque Apple Cider Bereziartua, Spain
    $8.00

Spirits

  • Gin Berkshire Mt, "Ethereal" Massachusetts
    $10.00
  • Gin Plymouth, England
    $11.00
  • Vodka Monopolowa, Austria
    $10.00
  • Armagnac Domaine Boingnères, "Reserve Spéciale" Bas-Armagnac France
    $28.00
  • Rhum J.m. Agricole Blanc, Martinique
    $10.00
  • Rum Plantation Old Reserve, 2002 Panama
    $12.00
  • Rum Zafra Master Reserve, 21yr Panama
    $13.00
  • Straight Rye Michter's, Small Batch Kentuck
    $11.00
  • Bourbon 1512 Spirits, "Distiller's Private Release" Sonoma County 2012
    $17.00
  • Scotch Isle of Skye, 8yr Blended Islands / Speyside
    $12.00
  • Whiskey Kikori, Kumamoto Japan
    $13.00
  • Whisky Amrut, Peated Single Malt India
    $14.00
  • Whisky Amrut, Single Malt Cask Strength Limited Edition India
    $16.00
  • Whiskey Nikka Coffey, Single Grain, Japan
    $18.00
  • Whiskey Suntuory Hibiki, Harmony, Japan
    $21.00
  • Whiskey Suntuory Hibiki, 12yr, Japan
    $40.00
  • Whiskey Suntuory Hibiki, 17yr, Japan
    $85.00
  • Whiskey Suntuory Hakushu, 12yr Single Malt, Japan
    $25.00
  • Whiskey Nikka Taketsuru, 12yr Pure Malt, Japan
    $55.00
  • Whiskey Nikka Yochi, 15yr Single Malt, Japan
    $60.00
  • Whiskey Suntuory Yamazaki, 12r Single Malt, Japan
    $35.00
  • Whiskey Suntuory Yamazaki, 18r Single Malt, Japan
    $85.00
  • Whiskey Nikka Taktsuru, 21yr Pure Malt, Japan
    $90.00
  • Whiskey Kavalan Sherry, Oak Single Malt, Taiwan
    $50.00
  • Whiskey Kavalan, 'Solist' Vinho Barrique Single Cask Strength, Taiwan
    $100.00

Dinner Menu

Single Origin Tea

  • Xue Long Green 2014 Harvest (Fujian) crisp, sweet
    $7.00
  • Dragon Pearl Jasmine Green (Fujian) floral, complex
    $6.00
  • Silver Needle Fuding White 2013 Harvest (Fujian) honey, delicate
    $9.00
  • Aged Tung Ting Oolong CA. 1980s (Nantou) toasty, aromatic
    $8.00
  • Gold Thread Black (Yunnan) malty, rich
    $6.00

Plates

  • Santa Barbara Uni "Toast" crispy black rice, barrel aged fish sauce, jalapeño, peanuts
    $16.00
  • Hawaiian Butterfish lime cells, thai chile, herbs, coconut snow
    $16.00
  • Tea Leaf Salad cabbage, crispy chana dal, marcona almonds, peanuts, sesame, blue prawn
    $14.00
  • Lobster Roll "Banh Mi" poached lobster tail, pig ear terrine, spicy green papaya slaw
    $18.00
  • Wok Charred Chinese Broccoli x.o., white miso, sesame
    $12.00
  • Pork Larb Meatballs cabbage slaw, herbs, "green fire" aioli, puffed rice, peanuts
    $13.00
  • Brussels Sprouts chile garlic vinaigrette, sesame
    $10.00
  • Thai Clam Chowder coconut cream, lemongrass, shiitake mushrooms, chiang mai sausage, pee wee potatoes
    $15.00
  • Chinese Eggplant fennel raita, tomato sambal, eggplant "fries"
    $12.00
  • Spicy Chicken Pops shelton farms' drumettes, garlic, kecap manis, spicy sichuan salt
    $14.00
  • Sichuan Dumplings kurobuta pork, spicy ma-la vinaigrette, sesame, peanuts
    $4.00
  • Kurobuta Pork Ribs spicy chicory coffee BBQ sauce
    $19.00
  • Crispy Whole Fish wok charred cucumbers, pickled onions, pecel sauce
  • Beef and Broccoli prime hanger steak, grilled gai lan, black bean ghee, puffed tendon
    $34.00

Noodles

  • Chiang Mai Curry Noodles chile, turmeric, lemongrass, chicken, yu choy, rice noodles
    $14.00
  • Cold Sesame Noodles farmers' market vegetables, sesame dressing, scallions, peanuts
    $13.00

Rice

  • Crispy Rice Cakes shiitake mushrooms, yu choy, chinese black vinegar, sweet soy
    $14.00
  • Crab Fried Rice blue crab, jasmine rice, egg, pea tendrils, serrano chile
    $14.00
  • Heirloom Black Rice lap cheong, onion, roasted garlic, lilly's farm fried egg
    $14.00

Lunch Menu

Single Origin Tea

  • Xue Long Green 2014 Harvest (Fujian) crisp, sweet
    $7.00
  • Dragon Pearl Jasmine Green (Fujian) floral, complex
    $6.00
  • Silver Needle Fuding White 2013 Harvest (Fujian) honey, delicate
    $9.00
  • Aged Tung Ting Oolong CA. 1980s (Nantou) toasty, aromatic
    $8.00
  • Gold Thread Black (Yunnan) malty, rich
    $6.00
  • Organic Formosa Black #18 (Taiwan) honeycomb, silken (served chilled)
    $4.00
  • San Lin Xi Spring 2014 (Taiwan) floral, elegant (served chilled)
    $5.00

Hand Crafted Soda

  • Pomegranate five-spice, ginger
    $5.00
  • Chrysanthemum lemongrass
    $5.00

Plates

  • Tea Leaf Salad cabbage, crispy chana dal, marcona almonds, peanuts, sesame
    $10.00
  • Hawaiian Butterfish lime cells, thai chile, herbs, coconut snow
    $16.00
  • Brussels Sprouts chile garlic vinaigrette, sesame
    $10.00
  • Not Chinese Chicken Salad lacinato kale, black garlic vinaigrette, puffed black rice, sesame and yes, chicken
    $14.00
  • Lobster Roll "Banh Mi" poached lobster tail, pig ear terrine, spicy green papaya slaw
    $18.00
  • Wok Charred Chinese Broccoli x.o., white miso, sesame
    $12.00
  • Chinese Eggplant fennel raita, tomato sambal, eggplant "fries"
    $12.00
  • Sichuan Dumplings kurobuta pork, spicy ma-la vinaigrette, sesame, peanuts
    $14.00
  • Kurobuta Pork Ribs spicy chicory coffee BBQ sauce
    $19.00
  • Steak Bao chinese black beans, asian pear, kohlrabi, kimchi vinaigrette
    $15.00
  • Steamed Fish pea tendrils, black bean ghee, ginger, herbs
    $20.00
  • Larb Sliders peanut bun, larb seasoning, green cabbage slaw, green fire aioli, taro chips
    $16.00
  • Chicken Rendang malay spices, red chile lemongrass rempah, coconut cream
    $16.00

Noodles

  • Chiang Mai Curry Noodles chile, turmeric, lemongrass, chicken, yu choy, rice noodles
    $14.00
  • Cold Sesame Noodles farmers' market vegetables, sesame dressing, scallions, peanuts
    $13.00

Rice

  • Crispy Rice Cakes shiitake mushrooms, yu choy, chinese black vinegar, sweet soy
    $14.00
  • Crab Fried Rice blue crab, jasmine rice, egg, pea tendrils, serrano chile
    $14.00
  • Heirloom Black Rice lap cheong, onion, roasted garlic, lilly's farm fried egg
    $14.00

Dessert Menu

Dessert

  • Vietnamese Coffee Cake chocolate coffee pudding cake, sweetened condensed milk ice cream, roasted chicory crumble
    $12.00
  • Masala Chai Donuts dark chocolate green cardamom sauce
    $11.00
  • Coconut Dark Chocolate "Rocks" passion fruit, chocolate black pepper crumble, toasted coconut sand
    $13.00
  • Thai Tea Sundae thai tea ice cream, black tea caramel, pandan, jackfruit, whipped coconut
    $10.00

Single Origin Tea

  • Xue Long Green 2014 Harvest (Fujian) crisp, sweet
    $7.00
  • Dragon Pearl Jasmine Green (Fujian) floral, complex
    $6.00
  • Silver Needle Fuding White 2013 Harvest (Fujian) honey, delicate
    $9.00
  • Aged Tung Ting Oolong CA. 1980s (Nantou) toasty, aromatic
    $8.00
  • Gold Thread Black (Yunnan) malty, rich
    $6.00

Coffee

  • Vietnamese Style Coffee served hot or iced
    $5.00

3239 Helms Avenue
Culver City, CA 90232

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Details
  • Price Range: $$
    Atmosphere: Eclectic, Modern, Refined, Trendy/Scene
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
    Good For: Groups, Hot Spot, Meet For A Drink, Outdoor Dining
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (310) 202-6808
  • Private Dining Room: No