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Yamato Restaurant

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1903 W Cumberland St, Dunn, NC 28334-4513
+1 910-892-3378
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun 11:30 - 21:30
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Dunn, North Carolina
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I eat here often. We both love it. They serve huge portions, we usually eat on leftovers for several days! The food is fresh and great quality compared to some of the other Japanese restaurants in the area. My husband loves the sushi and I love the hibachi steak and rice! Another great thing to eat is... More 

Thank bdmeadows
Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Food is very good, sushi is tight, lighting could be alittle up, hard to read menu. Staff is very attentive a nice stop when we are in Dunn.

Thank Cheryl P
Hawley, Pennsylvania
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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

After being seated, waitress took our order and salads and soup were brought immediately. Soup spoon came with the dinner but no silver ware or chopsticks. Waited and finally got attention of another waiter and he brought us napkins and forks . By then, we were eating our salads and appetizer came. Appetizer was the Godzilla Roll special. Husbands meal... More 

1 Thank mayeyeseeyou
Dunn, North Carolina
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great Japanese restaurant with nice atmosphere. Excellent selection and variety as well as sushi bar. Nice combination plates and you receive an abundant serving of food. The homemade ginger sauce is the bomb! Usually have quick service and prices are reasonable. You will not be disappointed dining here.

Thank LocalDunnGuy
Dunn, North Carolina
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

I fell in love on the first visit. The food is awesome and the service is great. It's definitely worth the money

Thank sherron v
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Great sushi- I did all cooked rolls. Try the volcano roll. Didn't love the teriyaki steak or soup. Great service. Really liked it overall.

Thank Valerie W
Dunn, North Carolina
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

Romantic atmosphere in this well-maintained restaurant. Japanese food is very good. I especially recommend the Bento box as the best value. Location is not the best, but you'll forget about that as soon as you walk in the door.

Thank gas-traveler
Buies Creek, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

Yamato's is my family's and I favorite restaurant in the Dunn/Erwin area. Staff could be nicer, but the food is amazing!

Thank Leslie R
Valrico, Florida
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

Dined here three times. The combo platters are plentiful, fresh and delicious. Excellent presentation and atmosphere. Hidden away in the corner of a plaza, this was a truly awesome find. Great service and Great prices, set this establishment apart! The sushi was great too!

Thank John G
Columbia, SC
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65 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Ok, I have been to Nobu's on both coasts. Nobu's like this is not but I also didn't drop a grand on sushi and it's in Dunn,NC! Solid basic sushi and a few good rolls ( Agree that the "Foxy Lady is a hit) weird kind of place but tuck yourself over at the sushi bar and it is not... More 

1 Thank j3p

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1903 W Cumberland St, Dunn, NC 28334-4513
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Dunn
  • Phone Number: +1 910-892-3378

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?