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Yama Japanese Restaurant

245 Washington St, Ste 200, Wellesley, MA 02481-3139
+1 781-431-8886
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (5 reviews)
“fish” (6 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 - 21:45All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
245 Washington St, Ste 200, Wellesley, MA 02481-3139
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 22 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 18 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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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is a good place for Japanese food and good sushi Family run place , very welcoming The owners are always there to make sure the clients are well taking care of , Definitely is a must try !

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 March 2017

One of the best Sushi and Sashimi in Boston, very helpful and accommodating Chinese staff. The prices not bad because they always have promotion.

Thank Carapatanrolly
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The most friendly staff,that never forget a name.The sashimi was delicous and fresh ,best japanese .Dont forget BYOB.

Thank carliss247
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Have been coming for years, meeting friends, family and kids friends friends. One of our favorite. Food is great, staff is terrific. The freshness of the food is well known. Only great dinners during our 15 years of visitation. Jimmy and Joe are the perfect...More

Thank Kenneth S B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:45
11:30 - 22:45
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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