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Yas Restaurant

1138 Saratoga Ave, San Jose, CA 95129-3425
+1 408-241-5115
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
17 Oct 2017
“Very good!”
5 Aug 2017
“Fabulous food, weird service, not sure I will be back”
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Middle Eastern
$$ - $$$
1138 Saratoga Ave, San Jose, CA 95129-3425
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Perfectly cooked and seasoned to perfection. The roasted eggplant and egg appetizer was a great indication of the meal to follow - The smokey eggplant and the creaminess of the egg made a delicious pairing. The chicken and filet combo was moist and tasty and...More

Thank MrHCooksForYou
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I went there for dinner with friends and we really enjoyed it. The lamb shank was delicious and so was the rice. I tried some of my wife's rice with beef and it was also delicious

Thank Johnny S
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The meals we received were absolutely fantastic (all three). Would love to go back, but worried about being ripped off. When we tried to order dishes, they said they did not have them, but they could combine 2 other dishes and make it similar to...More

Thank Charlie T
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We had lunch in Yas and the food was reasonably good. The Koobideh was well seasoned and the bone in chicken was tasteful. It is a bit far from the city centre but I will try other Persian restaurants before I recommend this one.

Thank Lucky B
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I looooove Persian food, but sometimes it's hard to get any variety with the vegetarian dishes. To me, the real attraction is the specialty rice dishes, and Yas really shines here. Many other Persian places do nice kebab, salads, etc but just put out plain...More

Thank chuttipen
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Came on a recommendation from a friend from Penang, a place full of discriminating foodies. Ground beef kabab was juicy beyond my expectation. The proprietor-looking lady's recommendation to mix a little butter with the saffron rice made for a very flavorful meal. Finished with a...More

Thank hyoefromkobe
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Very friendly service and delicious kabobs of all types. The ice cream has a very unique and delightful flavor. I'll be back the next time I'm in San Jose.

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 13 October 2015

went there for lunch. Ordered Chicken Fesesjan stew. The chicken was just boiled and the sauce put on top. the meat is supposed to be cooked in the sauce. Their kobedehs were marginal. There are better persian restaurants in the bay area.

Thank Manuel d
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

The kebabs here are delicious, well grilled. They give a loadful of rice per order, so much we had to take the rice to go! The food here is good overall, but quite pricey.

Thank Desmond T
Reviewed 23 March 2015

We ate there before a couple of times. It was decent. But the last visit became the really last one. The restaurant just didn't want to serve us. We had a feeling that they expected a large Persian crowd and didn't want us to be...More

Thank Cjelli
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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  • Address: 1138 Saratoga Ave, San Jose, CA 95129-3425
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-241-5115
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