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Yamato Japanese Restaurant

2104 61st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-1403
+1 409-744-2742
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“sushi” (53 reviews)
“fried rice” (9 reviews)
“hibachi grill” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
2104 61st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-1403
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1 - 10 of 123 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful presentation of sushi rolls. Fresh no delicious. They also have a tapenyaki offering that looks like a good choice.

Thank austin_TexasLkd
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

I have been coming to Galveston for years and never noticed this little restaurant on 61st. It was a very nice surprise to find this hidden gem. Great fresh sushi selection and excellent service. We elected to not sit and enjoy the cooking show but...More

Thank E3518GDjamesj
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

As always phenomenal. Great service great sushi. Tried tropical sushi roll special. It was really great. Ctab avocado tower..hurricane roll..shaggy dog..grouper special..and lots of nigiri( seabass was paticullarly good).

Thank bearman9991
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

I was visiting Galveston and took my Grandsons Family our for a special dinner!! Yamato, provided just that with their friendly service and entertaining Cook.. We ate at the hitachi grill section..Food was awesome and the our chef made it so much fun!!

Thank garylU783TN
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

I went there for lunch and I sat in the sushi bar. I noticed that the waiters never smiled and never been courteous. She handed me the menu and asked what I would like to drink. I mentioned that I would like coffee with cream....More

Thank maddiekorra
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We ate at Yamato after a long day on the beach and it was the perfect meal-filling but still light. Our chef was a hoot and made the meal especially fun! We also enjoyed some sushi, which was tasty. A very good meal overall, especially...More

Thank H4044SHjenniferp
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We love sushi, so when we saw this place one evening after a long day in the sun we knew we had to try it. We sat at the sushi bar. The waiters were very attentive and after we ordered our sushi it was handed...More

Thank Oriley2013
Reviewed 23 July 2018

I ordered the chicken cooked in a sauce on the hibachi grill. It was cool to watch. I also ordered the California roll. They rest of the family had sushi rolls of all types. I do not eat raw fish but they loved it. I...More

Thank Discover
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

The hibachi experience was very fun! The chef was entertaining and engaging! The beef & broccoli was incredible! Super fun for our birthday celebration! Expensive but well worth it!

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

I have to say that the sushi that was serves to me here was some of the best I have ever had. It was very clean and the chefs were helpful in choosing what to eat. My husband had the beef bento box and the...More

Thank W2980CSmaryh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$36
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2104 61st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-1403
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-744-2742
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