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Yama Japanese Restaurant

245 Washington St, Ste 200, Wellesley, MA 02481-3139
+1 781-431-8886
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (7 reviews)
“edamame” (4 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
245 Washington St, Ste 200, Wellesley, MA 02481-3139
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Food is good, but don't expect fine dining or ambience. People in Wellesley use Yama for reliable takeout food, and ocasionally it is nice to go there to sit at the Japanese style tables in the back, with the kids.

Thank DebFromBoston
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Yama's food is delicious! The fish is always fresh and the variety of seafood is wonderful. The service is friendly and helpful - we enjoyed every one of the dishes we ordered. Other than the sushi - the steamed shrimp shumai is very tasty.

Thank Neta_Avivi
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Yama serves up some super delicious Japanese cuisines. Sashimi is super fresh and sushi rolls are creatively modern yet deliciously balanced in taste. The salmon teriyaki is so tender and moist. You can bring your own wines and beers at no charge. I see many...More

Thank MOKKualaLumpur
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant with delicious food. We were served a few edamame which were plump and nice to munch on while we read the menu. The sashimi is very fresh and the best I've ever had. The have good assortment of sushi and everything I ate...More

Thank robertinSJ
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We usually order takeout from Yama when we are in town but this time ate at the restaurant for the first time. Terrific service and large enough menu to satisfy everyone. Some of us had teriyaki and udon noodles - all delicious, especially the shrimp...More

Thank jwpusa2000
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Very good food, good service in an ok atmosphere - great to be able to BYOB and save money. Definitely a local favorite (and they deliver!)

Thank happytarheel
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Sushi was presented well - very tasty. You bring your own wine or beer; they uncork it and serve in glasses.

Thank Gail G
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Going to yama since 2011. Great Family Owned Japenese Restaurant Friendly Staff and Always Fresh 🐠🍣🍡

Thank Angelo K
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Very good, sometimes parking is better late afternoon in side parking lot. Bring YOB. Nice room, Japanese Decor,lots of seating,GReat service...

Thank tamingofthestew
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Everything they did was done well. The sushi cuts were modest however the sashimi was cut very generously. I was with a group and used the sunken tables in the tatami room. We shared several cold appetizers, a sushi/sashimi platter, chicken katsu, udon seafood, a...More

Thank justvisiting_9
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 PM - 9:45 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:45 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:45 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:45 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:45 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Washington St, Ste 200, Wellesley, MA 02481-3139
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Wellesley
  • Phone Number: +1 781-431-8886
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