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Yamato Steakhouse of Japan - CLOSED

1534 Midland Trl, Shelbyville, KY 40065-1650
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good56%
  • Average0%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible22%
12 Apr 2016
17 Jun 2015
“Ok place..”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Sushi, Asian, Japanese
1534 Midland Trl, Shelbyville, KY 40065-1650
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Reviewed 12 April 2016

Yamato Steakhouse did not make it. It is now closed. Delfino's Italian restaurant now in the building and I had dinner there last week. Will report on it once Trip Advisor gets it on line

Thank eaglestar
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

Was here when they started to opened the place. The rood was good me and my friends really like it here.

Thank Thahahi
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Reviewed 8 June 2015

Shelbyville is a small town but it has this wonderful Japanese restaurant. While the decor is not the best, the food is fabulous! I'm not a Japanese or sushi connoisseur but I can tell you that this food is exceptional! I didn't think I'd ever...More

Thank Milori15
Reviewed 20 February 2015

This place has been open for 2 - 3 years but this is my first visit. I just was not able to get my arms around a Sushi restaurant in Shelbyville, Kentucky so I shied away until last night. It is Chinese New Year and...More

Thank eaglestar
Reviewed 2 December 2014

The place is a bit plain and could use an updating; however, the offerings are many, quickly prepared, and very good. I found the portions to be more than enough. The server was very attentive and tried hard to please the customers.

Thank Donald H
Reviewed 25 July 2013

The food is great and I've tried most of the menu. We always tell them put the Teriyaki sauce on the side b/c they can be a little heavy with it. Mainly I get the Chicken & Shrimp dinner (or lunch combo) & tempura shrimp....More

Thank Rich D
Reviewed 7 May 2013

We ordered a beer and a glass of white wine. They glasses were dirty and the wine was warm and the beer appropriately cold. We were served an odd plate of sesame snacks that came with a sweet white sauce. Could have done without it....More

Thank isa2win
Reviewed 18 March 2013

My husband and I moved to Shelbyville about 7 months ago. We have tried several different restaurants in town (pizza, chicken, buffets, etc.) and have been disappointed by them all. We thought we were going to have to drive to Louisville to go out to...More

Thank Nina F
Reviewed 28 December 2012

Worst excuse for Japanese cuisine I've had in a long time. They do NOT have fresh mustard or ginger dipping sauces, only that sugary sweet white sauce they call "yum yum" (should be yuk yuk). Ginger salad dressing barely has a hint of ginger and...More

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  • Address: 1534 Midland Trl, Shelbyville, KY 40065-1650
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Shelbyville
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