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Japanese Cuisine Yama

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian

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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It takes a while to get the reservation in but it surely is worth the wait. It is really nice to see the chefs at work and the food is great!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ivov121
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you tasted Japan before flavor and taste will return at Yama. Setting is like Japanese restaurant simple but effective. Reservation well in advance is required - if you never tasted Japanese dishes then here’s your chance. If you did before then here’s a good...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank peterww2013
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

I’m so excited with the food here, it’s very nice, tasty and sweet. All menu is awesome! L e k k e r !

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Carlos O
Reviewed August 28, 2018

What can you say; you need to book weeks, or even months in advance. It's so popular because it's so special. Chef Yamamoto combines traditional Japanese cuisine with local dutch ingredients. He investigates and researches the best of both worlds. Not always with outstanding results...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Stijn R
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The food is really great. The chef combines all the ingredients from the Japanese kitchen into complex-flavoured Michelin worthy dishes. The sake with each course was well-chosen. It was a memorable night. Loved the desert especially. The menu changes with the seasons, so I would...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank EarthJan
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Great chef, fabulous authentic Japanese cuisine. One of the best I had outside of Japan. Will return.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Anne_GTC
Reviewed August 10, 2018

I've been here 2x and I have to say this place has the best Japanese food in Rotterdam. I would eat here more often if I could--this place is more of a 'treat' as it is definitely not cheap. That said, it's on par with...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank doublebagel
Reviewed August 7, 2018

It took me a month to book this restaurant,now it’ll take even longer, but it totally worth it. The service, the environment are all very nice. The food is amazing too!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Ziyu W
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We have been to Yama twice now and both experiences were truly excellent. Great food, great service and not too busy in the restaurant, so that you can enjoy the entire experience.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Steven D
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

It was one of our best Japanese food ever. We were greeted by the hostess with great manners, we were lucky to get a seat in front of the chef. Chef Yama worked with such a peacefulness and dedication, that was a treat already let...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank flirtme69
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