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Yama Sushi

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5 E Main St, Ste 5, Denville, NJ 07834-2175
+1 973-627-7712
11:00 - 21:30
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Denville, New Jersey
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247 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited this restaurant twice for dinner. Both times sushi was fresh and flavorful and nicely presented. Service is polite and responsive, but sometimes you have to signal a server to get attention. Very reasonably priced and also a BYO. Tip: Parking lot along the side of the restaurant and also in the back.

Thank unicorn3
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by while traveling. Great selection with many options. The food quality and service were outstanding.

Thank Dawn L
New Jersey
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

There is a good reason to go to Yama Sushi for 15 years like we do: food is always a real pleasure made by people who love their job and their job is to make you happy with their creative and refine cuisine. You can bring your sake that they will reheat for you or your wine. Do not hesitate... More 

Thank Jean B
Denville, New Jersey
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

My favorite sushi restaurant in town. The owners are always so kind and inviting. The food is great.

Thank Mikk A
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This is my all time favorite spot for sushi. It is reasonably priced, the staff is extremely friendly, and the sushi is always fresh and delicious. The Yama special roll is one of my favorites using sliced cucumber instead of rice and seaweed! I also really enjoy the fried vegetable dumplings. They come with a sweet dipping sauce that is... More 

Thank Margaret M
Acton, Massachusetts
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75 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Whenever we're visiting in the area, we try to go to Yama Sushi. We are welcomed, and remembered, no matter how long we've been away. The owners are very involved with the excellent service, on site when we visit. The sushi is beautifully presented, with fun options like the "Friendship Roll." There are other options in addition to sushi and... More 

Thank Deb O
Morristown, New Jersey
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110 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

I was sent here by a friend. When I pulled up I was not impressed that it was in a tiny store front BUT I am so glad I went in. The fish was fresh and the perfect temp.

Thank fixmydog
Denville, New Jersey
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232 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Excellent fresh fish served as sashimi or sushi style. A small store front in downtown Denville. Went on a Wednesday evening and it was packed. The service was good, the restaurant was clean and the prices were affordable especially given the quality of food.We will return.

Thank nancy s
Scotch Plains, New Jersey
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Small storefront restaurant, but sushi is very good. Always fresh. Reasonably priced. Will return again and again. Quiet.

Thank AMDew1956
Mountain Lakes, New Jersey
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73 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

I dropped in to have a quick sushi lunch and liked this restaurant. The sushi was good and reasonably priced. I sat at the bar and received prompt and polite service. A good place to get sushi when in Denville.

Thank Pete07046

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 E Main St, Ste 5, Denville, NJ 07834-2175
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Denville
  • Phone Number: +1 973-627-7712

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