Hokkaido Seafood Buffet 15910 Ventura Blvd, Encino, CA91436 Named after the second largest island in Northern Japan, the Hokkaido Seafood Buffet opened in just 2009. Founder…More Hiroshi Kubota lived on the island for 15 years. Combine that with his family's background in buffet-style restaurants, it's no wonder Kubota modeled his restaurant as a self-service buffet. It features healthy Chinese and Japanese cuisine with organic salads and a variety of seafood.
Hesby Oaks School 15530 Hesby St, Encino, CA91436 Hesby Oaks School is one of 849 schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District. It is a public school that serves…More about 400 students in grades K-8. With strong principal leadership, teacher quality and parental involvement, Hesby has become a community favorite. Students also participate in field trips to Astrocamp and Catalina Island for learning opportunities outside the classroom.
Islands 15927 Ventura Blvd, Encino, CA91436 Founded in 1982 in West Los Angeles, this restaurant chain offers unique burgers, sandwiches and drinks in a…More Hawaiian-style atmosphere inspired by founder Tony DeGrazier's dining experiences on Oahu in the 1960s. Guests can order the classic Big Wave burger, or try one of the specialty burgers with toppings that include sauteed mushrooms, pineapple, teriyaki sauce, barbeque sauce, guacamole, chili and bleu cheese. Other options on the menu include appetizers, soups, salads, soft tacos, wraps, low-calorie selections and rotisserie chicken. The Chocolate Lava Pie and Kona Pie are favorite dessert choices. The bar offers a selection of tropical cocktails and 12 beers on tap. Two televisions above the bar feature sports and news. Kids eat free on Tuesdays from 4pm to close. Valet parking is $2.