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Yen Sushi & Sake Bar

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4905 E 2nd St, Long Beach, CA 90803-5319
+1 562-434-5757
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Long Beach, California
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115 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The prices are outrageous, the service is spotty and they don't honor their groupon and livingsocial deals

Thank TheChar
North Salt Lake, Utah
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364 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We arrived rather late and a bit desperate for dinner and were completely satisfied at Yen Sushi. We enjoyed the baked mussels off the happy hour menu along with some nice unfiltered sake. The rolls were huge and my chirashi bowl was plentiful. Service was incredibly attentive and the price was very affordable. All in all, it was a good... More 

Thank diinslc
Long Beach, California
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206 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We arrived at the end of happy hour and quickly ordered Edamame, Sushi, Combo Tempura. It was all so tasty and fresh! There was a great wine and sake list! We enjoyed some wine. Friends came and met us. The staff were very attentive! It was a great time!

Thank boloca
Long Beach, California
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351 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Yen has been updated to include more tables and add a level of brightness and fun. The outdoor seating is always a great option as well as the sushi bar. There are numerous options of sushi, sashimi, creative rolls, entrees and noodles.. The food is fresh and good.

Thank gmeredith
Long Beach, California
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

If you enjoy authentic sushi this is an excellent place for the more common delicacies. They do not serve the more exotic sushi and sashimi one might find in Japan but they partially make up for that shortcoming with very good tempura and yakitori. Atmosphere is pleasant, place is spotlessly clean, and service is excellent.

Thank Michael D
Long Beach, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2015

great sit and nice cold been. very inventive hand rolls and good service. Love the baked mussels and the teriyaki beef

Thank Wwrules
Long Beach, California
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181 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2015

We went for lunch on a weekday afternoon. There were only two other people in the place and yet it took forever for the waitress to stop standing there talking to the other waitress and come get our order. Then we had to flag her down again to bring our drinks. Sushi was decent, but nothing that makes it worth... More 

Thank chgo919
Geneva, Switzerland
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106 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

Great small place ! Tons of sushi roll choices and great staff ! Food was simply delicious. I strongly recommend it for you to visit !

Thank Swiss_traveler_70
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143 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Just stopped by for a snack appetizer and a drink during happy hour. Nice outdoor seating, dogs welcome, fast and friendly service and decent prizes. We had a tempura app (2 shrimp 3 veggies), shrimp tempura roll, and a crispy tuna roll, a glass of wine and a couple of Sapporo beers. Nice place, happy that we stopped there.

Thank namsmom
Long Beach, California
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72 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2015 via mobile

Unfortunately, this is the worst sushi in Belmont Shore. The staff is very friendly and that's about all that I can say in terms of a positive review. The sushi bar itself is very small and the rest of the seating is uncomfortable and very confined. The sushi is subpar and tastes very fishy and not fresh. They had the... More 

Thank Brenda B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4905 E 2nd St, Long Beach, CA 90803-5319
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-434-5757

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?