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Yakko Japanese Restaurant

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975 W Dana St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1220
+1 650-960-0626
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
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Mon - Thu 17:30 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Menlo Park, California
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136 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 245 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Yakko is one of my favorite sushi restaurant in teh Bay Area. I've been dining at Yakko for over a decade. Having moved away from the Bay area for a few years, I recently returned and found their food quality still good and prices still reasonable. Good fresh sushi rolls (only gripe: one of my softshell crab sushi wasn't pressed... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Fresh and tasty sushi, friendly service, pricing is 20% lower than a similar restaurant in Cupertino, and the best thing is no 45 min wait! The combo dinner has a lot of variety and enough food for my hungry teenagers, and we like their chirashi bowl and nigiri. Yakko has been in Mountain View for over 20 years and we... More 

Thank mimo01
Atlanta, Georgia
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82 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2014

One of the things I love the most about the Bay Area is that you can find good food from around the world. But what makes it so awesome, is that you can also find AMAZING food from around the world. Yakko serves sushi and a few other typical Japanese items. All can be considered your "run of the mill"... More 

Thank cromocat
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2014 via mobile

Food was good but apparently they were out of water. Seafood lunch teishoku B "kaiou" was attractively presented and delicious.

Thank Leigh K
Portland, Oregon
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151 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2013

The decor and the service here was good, actually the service was very good, but the sushi was just not good. We ordered Nigiri - Sake and Maguro, both were pretty flavorless and although they didn't seem bad they just didn't seem very fresh. We had a salmon and avo roll and it was also just flavorless, we also ordered... More 

Thank WanderlustSal
Mountain View, California
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2013

locals hangout. This is the best kept secret in mountain view with best sushi and close to downtown - get four friends and share a boat

Thank jbackel
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

Went to this restaurant based off of a recommendation from an employee of the hotel we were staying at. We were told the Sushi chef would be the highlight of our meal (that he was!). There was a large group of us (8) and we all ordered sushi and a few appetizers. Having traveled to many places I would rate... More 

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mountain view, ca
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2012

The menu is ripe with suggestively titled dishes, and the food delivers its sensual promises. We love going here for a quiet evening of tasty Japanese treats. Hands down, the best Japanese restaurant in a neighborhood full of them.

Thank vegebear
New York City, New York
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93 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2009

I've been going to Yakko for years. The staff is very fun and friendly, and pride themselves on a family friendly environment. Since Leon, the son, has taken over, he has done a great job of improving the menu and the quality of presentation.

Thank GrinchSFBayArea
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2008

$$ Always vry good service and good Japanese food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Sushi, Japanese, Asian
Restaurant features
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 975 W Dana St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1220
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: +1 650-960-0626

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