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Yamatani Japanese Restaurant

635 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2425
+1 760-872-4801
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“sushi” (59 reviews)
“tempura” (15 reviews)
“sukiyaki” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
635 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2425
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a surprise in small town California... really delicious and fresh Japanese food at a good price. All five of us loved it with very different palates and tastes. Totally worth a visit!!! And the maitre d is that rare American who is both interested...More

Thank Bec Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in Bishop for one night hungry and sick of burgers. Found this Japanese restaurant and the food was incredibly good! Fresh. Delicious. Very good. Australians looking for a great restaurant this it a good option.

Thank Suzanne L
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We sure didn't expect to find a place like this in Bishop. Walking distance from our hotel. They open at 5pm. We were seated immediately. The place was full by the time we finished our meal. Great selection of food. The calamari steak and salmon...More

Thank Dugster29
Reviewed 20 July 2017

You may wonder about sushi in Bishop...but Yamatani is always a great meal. I suggest the oyster shooter and sitting with Robbie at the sushi bar.

Thank Jake R
Reviewed 11 July 2017

There were mixed reviews, but we tried the restaurant around 5:30, and found the waitstaff friendly and helpful. Food arrived quickly and was tasty

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

On our way to Lake Tahoe we stayed overnight in Bishop CA. We thought we would grab a sandwhich at Schat's but instead walked a little further and stumbled upon Yamatani. The owner greeted us. The servers and wait staff where delightful and the food...More

Thank DrAudreyReed
Reviewed 20 June 2017

It is hard to save room for dessert. Had the 'boat' of sushi which was very good. My wife had the beef terriyaki which was also very good. But the desserys were the greatest. Try the fried cheesecake. Sounds weird but tastes great! The lava...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The food is excellent whether you like sushi or standard American dishes. The timing on dinner can be a bit long when the restaurant is busy. Service is not very attentive after the initial order.

Thank larrycW8898RG
Reviewed 30 March 2017

In the heart of Bishop is this little gem! The fish is very fresh and well prepared. The menu is complete as is the sake list. And service was great.

Thank mes227
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

It has been a yearly ritual that we dine here after skiing for the week. We always look forward to "yummy tummy". It's the highlight of our dining experience. All the rolls are delicious! We have had excellent service and always sit at the sushi...More

Thank Bonsallblonde
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 635 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2425
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bishop
  • Phone Number: +1 760-872-4801
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