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Address: 510 Embarcadero W. at Washington Street, Oakland, CA
Phone Number: 1-510-238-9200
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Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Description: Both a restaurant and nightclub, this Japanese venue is enjoyed by jazz...
Both a restaurant and nightclub, this Japanese venue is enjoyed by jazz aficionados who come to see local and national jazz performers.
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A NIGHT OUT!

Yoshi's in Oakland has been a favorite place to dine and go see a show for a while now!You can dine at Yoshi's Japanese restaurant or pick any of the great restaurants in that... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
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San Francisco, California
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San Francisco, California
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Yoshi's in Oakland has been a favorite place to dine and go see a show for a while now!You can dine at Yoshi's Japanese restaurant or pick any of the great restaurants in that same location.Some restaurants there have a very scenic view as they are facing the water,Yoshi;s does not however.That does not take anything away from the great... More 

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Berkeley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

I like this place, very consistent and full of great energy, they have a nice menu and love that's in the embarcadero.

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San Francisco, California
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

This is a great venue with great music and would be a 5-star review if not for the transparent efforts of management to get us to spend more even if that means enjoying the music less. The first annoying effort to get you to part with your hard-earned cash starts with their policy of giving you better seats if you... More 

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

We saw Najee in the first row. Nice intimate theater. If you want best seating have dinner at Yoshi's and you get first pick on seats.

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Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Classy Jazz venue in downtown Oakland, walking distance from city centre. Saw Jeanette Harris Band, a Califorian saxplayer and lot of the audience was local, apparently. Special atmosphere, that night. Venue was friendly, well set up and the sushi was excellent as well.

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Pleasanton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

It's really as close to being perfect as it could be. It's easy to get to, the parking is right above, so no worries about the car, it looks very cozy inside, the food is excellent! Great dishes, very consistent delivery and presentation - you can be sure that every time and every one will always get a great meal.... More 

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Rocklin, California
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Love this place for good music in an intimate setting, hard to get a bad seat. The food is expensive, but we have found things we love and feel are worth the expense!

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San Jose, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The Japanese love American Jazz! So what better combo that a first-class Japanese Restaurant together with a first-class music showroom? Yoshi's is just that. With easy access from San Francisco, Oakland, and the Silicon Valley (San Jose and south bay) the restaurant is always busy and the stage attracts both top name acts and up and coming live music. Our... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

What's not to like about Yoshi's which is a cozy and intimate place for shows? Tonight we were there to see Sergio Mendes and I had placed a phone order on Tuesday but somehow, either I reserved the wrong night and time or the woman at the box office reserved the wrong night and time! So when I arrived to... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I swung by Yoshi's on a rainy early December evening, to attend a performance showcasing my favorite singer-songwriter Anna Nalick. I was aware that she had previously visited the venue and put on a great show, so I was looking forward to her repeating the magic again! I had already seen Anna many times previously in both Los Angeles and... More 

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