We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

O Ya

9 East St, Boston, MA 02111-2849
+1 617-654-9900
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“omakase” (30 reviews)
“nigiri” (17 reviews)
“foie gras” (24 reviews)
Closed Now
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
9 East St, Boston, MA 02111-2849
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (273)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 257 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After years of being told, "you need to go to o ya," I finally made a reservation and headed over to sit at the Chef's bar with my son, another sushi enthusiast and foodie. Our meal was superb from start to finish. We had o...More

Thank srsassoc
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Absolutely excellent experience. Food is tremendous, service is great, and it is a relaxed atmosphere, which one might not expect at a place like this. Did the 17 course tasting menu and everything about it was great. Must try.

Thank David P
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Very good food but its the most expensive place in town (maybe tied with Menton). The food is beautifully prepared but it doesn't provide the value for the price.

Thank WorldView2
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We loved it. This place is worth all the hype, and all the great reviews just don't do it justice. you need to experience the superb food and service for yourself. There is just no way to explain how amazing Kate and Michael are. The...More

Thank Jleibo
Reviewed 25 November 2017

WOW! This is a total and complete party in your mouth. Out wait person was very good and we asked for her recommendation and ordered everything that she recommended as well as added more to it. There was not one thing that was not melt...More

Thank GaCare
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Overall the meal was amazing, incredible food with amazing flavours. We didn’t have the taster menu and opted for A La Carte but if we were to go back we’d definitely go for the taster menu. The restaurant was simple in terms of decor and...More

Thank Anabel C
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

cool fashion all you want and wish about the jap kitchen in boston. hight price . good service . no water sanpellegrino only wine or beer is too much expensive

Thank Warav68
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Pretentious overpriced nonsense. Unless you've taken a course in Japanese cuisine good luck in figuring out the menu and deciphering the dishes in the dark with those size 0.02 font menu sheets. I never fully understood the true meaning of overrated until i found this...More

4  Thank ZohaibFarrukh
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Touted as one of Boston's finest restaurants. Unfortunately it does not live up to that recommendation. It was so dark people were using cell phones to read the menus which had a type font that was so tiny one needed a magnifying glass to read...More

2  Thank Terence J
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Very friendly staff, just around the corner from South Station. I decided against taking their multicourse set menu, but to choose a la carte. Standout dishes include silken tofu tempura, cold soba with uni, and black trumpet mushroom nigiri, pork belly, egg omelette with truffles....More

Thank Enjoys_Relaxing
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
Nearby HotelsSee all 86 hotels in Boston
Hyatt Regency Boston
4,113 reviews
.44 km away
InterContinental Boston
4,753 reviews
.46 km away
The Godfrey Hotel Boston
3,803 reviews
.52 km away
Club Quarters Hotel in Boston
2,030 reviews
.53 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Les Zygomates
181 reviews
.04 km away
Hei La Moon
242 reviews
.16 km away
Oath Craft Pizza
18 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Boston Opera House
274 reviews
.55 km away
Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
4,988 reviews
.49 km away
1,663 reviews
.42 km away
Boston Children's Museum
826 reviews
.56 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from O Ya staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 East St, Boston, MA 02111-2849
    (Atlantic Ave and South St)
  • Public Transportation: South Station on Red Line, Commuter Rail and Amtrak/Acela.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-654-9900
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Stay in the know!
Get the latest updates on restaurants and more in Mons.
Join TripAdvisor