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Yakuza Sushi & Asian Fusion

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Gertrudes iela 22, Riga 1011, Latvia
+371 66 777 888
11:00 - 23:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The food is really good and tasty aswell as good prized. The staff can sometimes be a bit grumpy, but its latvia. The atmosphere is okay but not more. Didnt bother us too much but could be better.

Thank Mathis S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We went out to this place twice during our visit to Riga, nice and affordable. Nice variety (though not enough vegetarian options).

Thank Daniela A
Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We had a nice sushi dinner at this place. By the look and taste, we felt the fish was fresh and the chefs skilled. A little local touch might have added the little extra. But all in all, a good meal

Thank persvanbergstockholm
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Tasty sushi for a low price, some of the sushis have a special offer 2 for the price of 1. Also a wide range of vegetarian options.

Thank Una B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Makis were quite nice but the staff was actually horrible this day, did not want to divide the bill, then to admit that they were wrong on the bill, very angry woman there, we were a bit afraid. They lost 4 clients. No commercial sense at all.

Thank QuentinDama78
Pavel G, Owner at Yakuza Sushi & Asian Fusion, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is very alarming and I would like to know a bit more detail about it. Do you mind contacting us via info@yakuza.lv to let us know of that date when it happened. Many thanks again for letting us know. More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

In my third time in Riga I literally found the place to eat before taking my flight. In the morning, their staff was friendly, smiley staff and the food was ready as much as fresh. Akane roll along with grauzdini ar lasi made my day. I will be back.

Thank Renzo D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Every time we come to Riga my husband and I visit yakuza to enjoy lovely atmosphere, delicious and reasonably priced sushi and fast service. This visit didn't fail. As always lots of sets u can buy for the price of one. So u get good value for money.

Thank Katherine R
Pavel G, Owner at Yakuza Sushi & Asian Fusion, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review! More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

We took 2x soups, 2x sushi and 2x main dishes and we were a little bit disappointed about the quality of food. Everything tasted unnaturally, I would say that what we got was fast food. The waitress didn't speak Latvian very well, so she just took the order and brought the food.

Thank Elina K
Pavel G, Owner at Yakuza Sushi & Asian Fusion, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. In order to let us improve our service, could you send an email to info@yakuza.lv and give us more details on the issue with the waitress? Normally we don't tolerate unprepared personnel, but obviously sometimes we don't meet the targets we set to ourselves :) More 

Riga, Latvia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2015

I don't understand how this establishment is still operating. Such a tacky attempt on Asian cuisine. Sushi are just average and I don't see how a restaurant with such a big menu can deliver fresh dishes.

Thank Diana_rix
Pavel G, Owner at Yakuza Sushi & Asian Fusion, responded to this review

Hello Diana_rix, Thank you for your review. I would like to take this opportunity to assure you that we cook every dish according to most stringent quality standards when it comes to freshness. Since the foundation of this business, we have passed several full checked by Food and Veterintary Service, and have always had top marks from them. Best regards,... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

In the neighbourhood, close to our hotel on Gertrudes Iela, we found this tiny Sushi Restaurant on the corner. We had been strolling around city on our first day Rigavisit and found this a good spot to go for an early dinner. Restaurant is very small and is located in basement. Outside on street I had seen an add for... More 

Thank Marga V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 40
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gertrudes iela 22, Riga 1011, Latvia
  • Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
  • Phone Number: +371 66 777 888
Yakuza is a small yet modern and fashionable restaurant well placed on the crossing of Akas and Gertrudes streets, right in the center of Riga. The place serves Asian and Italian cuisine and boasts two sushi chefs with vast international experience. Sushi menu is extensive and creative, but one can find dishes from Thai, Chinese and even Italian cuisine on the menu which offers much more than just your ordinary Philadelphia Maki. Classy interior is crafted by award-winning Latvian designer Larisa Pomescikova, three TV screens project Cartoon Network or Fashion TV (but sport is available on demand), while music is a mix of lounge and modern jazz.

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