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171 Esplanade West, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
604-984-6886
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 16
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  • 6
    Very good
  • 1
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  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
It really is that good!

I used to live in Tokyo and having moved to Vancouver about 20 years ago I also have had my share of good sushi in BC. This is as good as it gets. Simple as that. Go there and I promise you will find it is another level above other Vancouver area sushi restaurants. I have not had the hot... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
Westscotian
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24 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I used to live in Tokyo and having moved to Vancouver about 20 years ago I also have had my share of good sushi in BC. This is as good as it gets. Simple as that. Go there and I promise you will find it is another level above other Vancouver area sushi restaurants. I have not had the hot... More 

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Burnaby, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I was told to take my 13 month old out of the restaurant after couple minutes she started crying. We were trying to calm her during the time. We would much appreciate if we were told babies are not welcomed before we were seated. I would say it's not a place even for small kids because there can still be... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

The owners are great and he has passion in his sushi designs. and when you get a chance, be sure to try the suki yaki experience.

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North Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Just a nice evening out for some Japanese food and we chose one of our favourite sushi places. After this evening's meal it is our #1 choice for Japanese/sushi on the North Shore. Simply outstanding food, and I firmly believe you get that from Japanese staff in a Japanese restaurant. Many other similar places seem to be run by non... More 

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Vancouver, BC, Canada
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

If you love sushi you have to come here. Tak is the best, I've been coming here for 13 years and he always greets us by name, his wife remembers us too. The food is beyond compare for sushi, he uses real crab which is already one bonus, but the care and detail Tak puts into the food is wonderful.... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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80 reviews 80 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We ate our way through several sections of the menu and everything was amazing. A few of our favorites were the: - Kakuni (pork shoulder) this was tender and tasty - There is a deep fried cream shrimp which was over the top, we ordered a second round of this one. - Baked oyster was another crowd please We will... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

I have been eating at Yohachi Sushi since it opened (approximately 15 years ago?). Well worth the trip over the bridge from downtown every time. Get a seat at the bar where the owner and sushi chef, Tak, will keep you entertained and well fed. There is always a good variety of amazingly fresh and well prepared ingredients but it... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

I tried Shabu Shabu (a Japanese hotpot dish) tonight. Really nice food accompanied with sake. The restaurant has recently been refurbished and is very warm with nice lighting. As always the service was excellent. I continue to be impressed with this gem of a place right on my doorstep. I encourage you to try it when in North vancouver.

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North Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

My boyfriend and I have been going here for many years and have never had an average meal. The food is always super fresh and the simple combinations of ingredients have incredible taste. No McSushi rolls here, just authentic and traditional offerings from an amazing chef (Tak), who is an absolute joy to watch (recommend sitting at the bar). Some... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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70 restaurant reviews
277 helpful votes 277 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

A genuine Japanese restaurant offering a very good selection of delicious freshly prepared food. Excellent attentive service and very reasonably priced. The only disappointment was the poor house wine, but the food made up for it. You won't be disappointed dining here.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 171 Esplanade West, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  North Vancouver
  • Phone Number: 604-984-6886

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Japanese
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?