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Yama Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar

1370 Ribaut Rd, Port Royal, SC 29935-1136
+1 843-379-2599
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (14 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
1370 Ribaut Rd, Port Royal, SC 29935-1136
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Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I go to Yamas every now and then. The chef was very nice and playful. He recommended some very good Sake and Tequila. The food was awesome and tasted great. We will definitely be going again soon.

Thank 843TBOOGIE
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

If you have to choose between two similar restaurants, choose Yama over Sake House in Burton. The food is always fresh and tasty.Sake house is not. Wonderful sushi selection, too.

Thank bbwbax
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Great Japanese restaurant- very simple setting with great staff and very skilled and personable chef. Very reasonably priced menu with lots of choices. My husband is allergic to shrimp so they cooked his entree in the kitchen.

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed May 27, 2018

I visited Yama back in Feb 2017 and wasn't impressed with the service. I have recently visited here several times, March, April and May 2018 and was impressed with the staff this time around. Food is excellent, I get the California Roll and also the...More

Thank TWEJr
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Great food and service rig ht behind where we were staying love the food nice atmosphere affordable great variety

Thank SherryAmerson-White
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Called this restaurant : ask if I can buy a gift certificate with my Am Ex card? I was told "NO" I don't understand any gift certificate has a number, If this transaction is fraudulent they certainly has a recourse! Why they wouldn't accept this...More

Thank Golferww
Reviewed April 11, 2017

All of our dishes were made to order. The sushi was fresh and very good. My kids loved the show that was put on for them. We will be back!

Thank GACarolina
Reviewed March 16, 2017

We visited here twice in Feb 2017. Showed up for lunch and found the doors locked, call the restaurant and they answered stating they were opened. Walked back to find the door unlocked then. Walked in no on was there to greet us and take...More

Thank TWEJr
Reviewed January 2, 2017

First of all I think our problem was that our waitress was over worked. There were 5 of us. One got her food, 10 minutes later 3 got there food, 5 minutes later mine came. # of our meals were barely warm. We sent them...More

Thank Clemson_Dad58
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I dined here on Sept. 25 around 7:30 p.m. We have been going to other sushi restaurants in Beaufort, but decided to give this one a try. Previous experiences in other sushi restaurants were a constant let down due to: the chefs...More

Thank Andrea P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1370 Ribaut Rd, Port Royal, SC 29935-1136
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Port Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 843-379-2599
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