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240 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1204
+1 650-964-6990
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good54%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
27 Jun 2017
“Authentic izakaya fare”
11 Oct 2016
“Authentic Japanese - Clearly, Made with Love...”
Open Now
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
240 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1204
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

This place feels very Japanese. The sake "flight" of junmai, ginjo, daiginjo was the best part. The food was very authentic, perhaps a bit too imaginative and overwrought. I didn't know that mushroom goma ae was a thing. Generally the food was okay but not...More

Thank Virgil_Boulder
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I lived in Japan for years and am always so happy to eat at Nami Nami. It is a real Japanese restaurant. Unassuming, friendly, and authentic. Japanese expats in Silicon Valley often frequent Nami Nami to get a taste of home while they live in...More

Thank JnDenver
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This is a great Japanese restaurant. The menu is very different from the typical "American-Japanese" restaurant, lots of authentic Japanese dishes. Everything is delicious, service is impeccable.

Thank ravelshark
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Was here today for dinner to celebrate Father's Day. The menu was extensive with wide selection of seafood and some vegetarian too. Food was very light with good portion size, but brought authentic Japanese flavors on your plate. The avocado and dried plum rolls were...More

Thank Poonam B
Reviewed 1 February 2016

This is my regular lunch place. I love their set lunch. They offer varieties of japanese food, ie. sushi, beef, noodle, pork chop... You name it, they have it. The service is pretty good as well. Dinner menu is more complete with some tapas. It...More

Thank Oenbb
Reviewed 11 December 2015

The first time we went we were unable to make a reservation by phone but got there early enough on a saturday evening to get one of the last available tables. The service was attentive but at a restaurant of that level I would welcome...More

Thank claudia r
Reviewed 4 December 2015

I lived in Mountain View for 7+ years so will finally write some reviews for our go to spots. This is not a sushi restaurant. Although sushi is available (which is great), the menu has many types of different Japanese dishes. I have never been...More

Thank omeeda
Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

If you like sushi and sashimi, this is your place. However if you also want authentic Japanese (and teriyaki doesn't count), you will discover a whole new world to tantalize your palette. The sea weed is a must-have starter. After that, it is advisable to...More

Thank Dotts0908
Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

My husband and i went in this unassuming restaurant three years ago and has been hooked. The fish are fresh, the cooking is authentic. The ambiance is relaxed and the price is reasonable. My husband loves their grilled black bass with miso, i had the...More

1  Thank travelat70
Reviewed 25 January 2015

We went on a Friday night the place is packed. We ordered the chef special sushi and the fish was wonderfully delicious and delightfully presented. The service is very good. It is one of the best restaurant for sushi.

Thank David P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1204
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: +1 650-964-6990
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