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Yamato Steakhouse of Japan

370 S Highway 27 Ste 8, Somerset, KY 42501-2774
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible6%
30 Aug 2017
“Sushi not recommended - miso soup awesome ”
2 Aug 2017
“Going downhill fast...”
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
370 S Highway 27 Ste 8, Somerset, KY 42501-2774
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Pieces were cut very thin and were warmer than room temperature. Rice is supposed to be sticky; not a lump of soured mush. Staff complained about everything and everyone the whole time of my visit near the hostess station. They don't clear away dirty dishes...More

Thank kimberlyl698
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

What use to be our favorite Friday night date, is today a far cry from what it use to be. We both agreed, it would be our last visit. 1. Filthy. Dead flies piled up in the Window, next to our table. Sticky tables and...More

Thank 606GravelTravels
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My only complaint is they don't make pork fried rice. Odd thing is the one in Corbin is terrible. The one here is great.

1  Thank mrmage
Reviewed 29 May 2017

My favorite local restaurant! The sushi is fresh with numerous choices. The hibachi is great as well

Thank matthewjenkins71
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This is an unassuming little place in a strip of shops that includes a Goodwill and a lawn and Garden store. No Hibachi grill tables, but did have a tiny sushi bar. Hubby had the grilled snapper with veggies and I had strip steak with...More

1  Thank MrsFoodieLouisville
Reviewed 27 May 2016

We went with a party of 6 or so and really enjoyed the food. We had hibachi chicken and noodles as well. They were sweet, but the chicken and noodles mixed with the rice was great! I would recommend this place for sure.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I live in Somerset and have been going there since it opened. There have been changes in staffing and management, but the food has stayed consistent. Great portions and taste. Of course, with a lot of staff changes, service is unpredictable, but...More

Thank Tyler B
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Love their food and the portions are HUGE. Best thing is, they bring you the yum yum sauce in a huge bottle.

Thank Mrsnspectr
Reviewed 6 February 2016

We went there for our first time after getting a recommendation from a friend. We were seated very fast being there were only two other groups there for lunch on a Saturday. The waitress could not answer any of our questions about the items on...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 14 December 2015

You can easily share a dinner bento box and have plenty of food, but avoid the tempura chicken as it is dry, chewy and ours was cold. Also the salad is practically floating in water and is big non appetizing chunks.

1  Thank Nathan S
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
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  • Address: 370 S Highway 27 Ste 8, Somerset, KY 42501-2774
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Somerset
Also a Sushi bar
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