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Yamato Japanese Steakhouse - CLOSED

526 NW 60th St, Gainesville, FL 32607-6055
+1 352-332-4466
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
526 NW 60th St, Gainesville, FL 32607-6055
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Waited 45 minutes for non-seasoned uncooked food. Why so busy the food was horrible? Thought maybe we scored a bad cook but the other cooks was serving rice that wasn’t cooked or seasoned enough either. Don’t even want to think about that mushy chicken I...More

Thank Cadbo
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Nice atmosphere, personable chef who put on a good show. My shrimp and scallops were prepared properly and the fried rice was very good.

Thank markbX4864CC
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Yamato Japanese Steakhouse of Gainesville, FL. Hours: 4pm – 10pm Consistently delicious, I ordered the Yamato’s Special for $26 dollars. This dish consist of shrimp, steak, chicken, noodles, rice, vegetable, a bowl of soup and salad. I would recommend this dish because first you get...More

Thank kj0hns0n2015
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Great food! A bit pricey, so it is nice for a special occasion like a birthday. Traditional Japanese style cooking show. Very pretty inside.

Thank lindseygrace333
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The food was actually very delicious. Our chef was amazing. He was personable and entertaining. We will definitely be back.

Thank LoveUFLoveFLA
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Dinner was wonderful and extremely well presented. We had a fantastic time and will definitely go again.

Thank TamBorn
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We had visitors from Germany and wanted them to have this experience. Well, it ended with us apologizing as we left and got to the parking lot where it was quiet enough for us to speak. LONG wait with children running around, screaming. Crowded lobby...More

Thank Jeannine M
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We had a reservation at 8. Checked in 2 hrs ahead. Had to push them to give us a table at 8:30. Drinks were delivered during the entree as bar was "backed up." My teenage daughter asked the server to help her w ordering rolls...More

1  Thank Sigler
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Great food but highly recommend having reservations. It took a long time to get our food served even once ordered. Food quality was excellent and staff was friendly.

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 1 June 2017

To begin with, you usually go to this type of establishment to be entertained and have good food, both of which you expect to pay extra for. Looking around watching other cooks, we could not see much interaction or entertainment. Then our cook came, he...More

1  Thank ScubaRock
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 10 - USD 29
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:45 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:45 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:45 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 NW 60th St, Gainesville, FL 32607-6055
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-332-4466
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