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Yamato Oriental Restaurant - CLOSED

258 Eglin Pkwy NE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547-2867
+1 850-862-0005
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good10%
  • Average17%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible3%
22 May 2013
“Below average asian dining experience”
10 Apr 2013
“We bailed before the food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
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258 Eglin Pkwy NE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547-2867
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 23 May 2013

Do not waste your time at this place. The sushi all tasted old and fishy and the smell of the restaurant should have clued us in as well. Sushi was barely edible - appetizers were decent. If you have to come here, don't order the...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 10 April 2013

We read all the good reviews on this place and thought, why not? The outside of the building almost caused us to second guess our decision, it should have been a clue. The inside was cramped and a really bad layout. The floor was sticky...More

Thank Tracy O
Reviewed 25 January 2013

The Sashimi Highway (continued) : I have been to Yamato's many times over many years and have found it to be inconsistent as a whole over the years, but recently over the last few months I have found more of a consistency with their fish....More

Thank JRoser
Reviewed 7 November 2012

Been in twice and have not been back. I was not impressed enough to return. There are too many very good to excellent restaurants in the area to call this restaurant above average.

Thank Ed H
Reviewed 15 September 2012 via mobile

There were no complaints from our group of four. We opted to eat at the hibachi side of the restaurant. 3 ordering chicken and myself ordering filetignon. The soup was flavorful, salad fresh, fried rice perfect, veggies delicious, and the meats were moist and cooled...More

1  Thank Hoosierfan_7
Reviewed 11 September 2012

I have been going to Yamato's in Ft. Walton and Pensacola for 30 years. It is the best Sushi Resturant in North America. I have a Yamato menu that I keep in the car and take to other Sushi Resturants in other cities to have...More

2  Thank nole38
Reviewed 3 September 2012

Great hibatchi - I had filet mignon and scallops. The chef was terrific - technique and floor show. We gave him a "10". Be sure to start the meal with some sashimi. Have a dialog with the sushi bar for the best selection. Drink -...More

1  Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 7 August 2012

We usually get the sushi, but also hibachi. The food, service, and building are all very nice. It's a little pricey, but I take into consideration the increased taxes they must pay in order to be in this location.

1  Thank N2horses97
Reviewed 1 August 2012

We've been coming here for years and eat here at least once a week, sometimes more. Everything is fresh and made to order. Anytime we have guests in from out of town this is one of the first places we take them and they're never...More

1  Thank Pnerissa
Reviewed 3 April 2012

They have hands down the best sushi in FWB. I have been going to Yamato for over 5 years and the quality of food has been consistently great. Definetely try the seafood salad.

1  Thank Hin2000
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 258 Eglin Pkwy NE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547-2867
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Fort Walton Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-862-0005
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