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168 East Gore Creek Drive, Vail, CO 81657-4511
+1 970-476-7332
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (74 reviews)
“spider roll” (2 reviews)
“gyoza” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
168 East Gore Creek Drive, Vail, CO 81657-4511
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

In the middle of postcard perfect Vail Village. We did not have a reservation so we ate.at the sushi bar - turned out her well. Talked to the sushi chef the whole time while he prepared all kinds of crazy interesting pieces - he even...More

Thank 507stuarts
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Always heard excellent things. And everything was great! We had spider roll, summer in vail, tuna and don't forget the shishito peppers. Great service and friendly staff

Thank sktravel2013
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We found this restaurant in the middle of the Vail Go Pro Games. The staff were very accommodating, attentive and helpful. The shishito pepper appetizer was generous and well done. The daily special had standard rolls for a very affordable price, but the house special...More

1  Thank Jenni15
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Yama is a wonderful sushi restaurant snuggled in Vail Village. The sushi and rolls are terrific. The chefs add nice spices and flavors to all the dishes. Seated is limited, so reservations are highly recommended. They have a nice bar area for drinks and sushi...More

Thank jswflights
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is fabulous sushi and sashimi and the service was excellent. Not real big and tried to get in without a reservation the night before but did not want to wait the 2 hours. I would always make this a must when in Vail

Thank fritzlove
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We sat at the bar and enjoyed nigiri, tempura prawns and scallops, scallops 3 ways and gyoza. All of it was delicious and we watched as they prepared it. Fast and friendly service.

Thank gezkell
Reviewed 5 April 2017

wonderful small restaurant that rocks when it comes to Japanese food. varied selection. Fish flown in fresh from California and Washington. Pretty good sake selection. We sat at the bar which is the best way to have sashimi. Chelsea was our waitress and did a...More

Thank Lb1952
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We were looking to book Matsuhisa (a Nobu restaurant) and it was full booked for like 3 weeks solid(this is March break). So walking around we saw the restaurant and checked out the menu.... apparently everyone there was were trained and the menu created by...More

Thank Toyo3
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

I didn't expect this quality, really good, the place is great, great sushi, great yellowtail with ponzu, great home made gyozas, great rolls, good sake menu. Definitely worth a visit while in Vail.

Thank JPMoralesBroc
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I have to preface this by saying I have never given a dishonest review. I am a foodie who loves food and dining from burgers to foie gras. Yama Sushi was the worst meal I have had in a very long time. I rely on...More

Thank Colby K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
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17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 East Gore Creek Drive, Vail, CO 81657-4511
    (Vail Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-476-7332
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