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Yokohama Japanese Bistro

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336 N Santa Cruz Ave, Los Gatos, CA 95030-7243
+1 408-395-1990
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This tiny little place in downtown Los Gatos was empty so we almost left. But decided to try it anyway. I had the rainbow poke salad my hubby had the salmon bento box. The service was a bit shaky but the food was delightful. My poke salad had a fantastic spicy dressing that did not overpower the fish. The greens... More 

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Thank Janet C
Los Gatos, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Sorry about this one but I found the experience very unremarkable. The sushi was also just OK. The location is great and the place is really cute. I wish the sushi was better.

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Thank kjhebert
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Went there for a Sushi dinner here in Los Gatos. Quality of fish is good, prices are reasonable and service is friendly. Can really recommend it if you are looking for a good place to eat and drink a Sake for a fair price. Not the upscale place to impress your girlfriend but really good value for money!

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Thank Wolft-Globetrotter
California, USA
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

We only had a few sushi selections. They were nothing to write home about, but we certainly did not leave hungry.

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Thank Jeannie R
Los Gatos, California, USA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

I often dine at this place, for lunch or dinner. The personnel is very friendly, and the Japanese food is very good. The sushi and sashimi are always very fresh and tasty.

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Thank grecognos
Los Gatos,Ca
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

If you have kids, sit on the patio in dry weather - it is gated so good for littles. They were fast, the food was great - been there several times with friends and family.

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Thank swimmerlosgatos
South Coast, NSW
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78 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Visited restaurant for dinner with friends who dine here every Friday night. Service good and attentive. Menu just right. Dinner meal chosen by me sashimi entree and teriyaki chicken main. Also came with miso soup and salad. Enjoyed with Sapporo beer to help wash the wasabi down. Very substantial. Very fresh ingredients. Great experience. Very popular restaurant for locals and... More 

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Thank Shudjan
Los Gatos
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015

Love the Sushi - freshest in town! When I go solo, I can sit at the Sushi bar and watch them make my plate, which I always get with hot Saki. They also have a great Bento box for lunch visits - choice of meats or vegetarian. The service is prompt and friendly, but it can get crowded because of... More 

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Thank Stratus2013
Los Gatos, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2015 via mobile

After so many years I decided to give sushi another try and I absolutely loved it. the environment was friendly. The sushi's were real good, although I mostly tried the ones with shrimp. Their kids meal is very nice as well.

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Thank Sara_ka84
Penhook, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2015

This is a very good stop for sushi while in Los Gatos. The sushi is very fresh, cool and well presented. The rolls are good but I am not a fan of cream cheese in my rolls and they had a little too much garlic flavor. The hit for our group was the UDON SOUP TEMPURA. This is a huge... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 336 N Santa Cruz Ave, Los Gatos, CA 95030-7243
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Gatos
  • Phone Number: +1 408-395-1990

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