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Yamazato Restaurant

#149 of 2,497 Restaurants in Amsterdam
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Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 | Hotel Okura, 1072 LH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 678 7450
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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    Very good
  • 52
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  • 17
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  • 14
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Exceptional service and great food.

Enjoyed authentic Japanese experience with some of the best service I ever got at a restaurant. I am not a Sushi liking person but still managed to like it. My wife and friends all bragged about how good the Sushi was for several days.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
kitsVA
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Ashburn, Virginia
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  • Entertaining clients
  • Doing business
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
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Ashburn, Virginia
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69 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

Enjoyed authentic Japanese experience with some of the best service I ever got at a restaurant. I am not a Sushi liking person but still managed to like it. My wife and friends all bragged about how good the Sushi was for several days.

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Cambridge
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

Second visit, will definitely return. Had the shakado box first time and was tempted by the seasonal lunch this time, which proved an excellent choice. The fish is so fresh, has taken my appreciation of Japanese food to new levels. Took photos of lunch, which is not usual for me! Gardens are also beautiful.

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London
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I have been eating at Yamazato for years and totally forgot to give it a review. The staff are amazing at this place and you will be hard pressed to find anything like it on earth. The level of pride and profession taken in the preparation of the food is beyond belief and the food is out of this world... More 

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Bray, Ireland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Ultimate Japanese Dining experience .Great atmosphere created by dedicated staff in the ideal surroundings to give you more than you ever dreamt it might be .Cant recommend Yamazato enough.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

I have come here many times through out the years and the quality of food is outstanding. They recently refurbished and seem to be very happy with the result. Although the restaurant really needed an upgrade i am not happy with result. Chairs are uncomfortable and there are still too many tables without a good view. I know Japanese cuisine... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

Excellent sushi, pure and fresh. Tasty and to my knowledge the best sushi available. To invite business relations a winner ; absolutely impressive.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Excellent food quality served in an authentic Japanese style. The price is not cheap but compared to many other japanese restaurant, the quality is definately worth the money. I would recommend this restaurant and would love to eat here again!

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Loved it! The food, service, atmosphere was all really great! We celebrated our 1 year wedding anniversary here and the staff truly went out of their way to make this special for us, which we really appreciate. Being veggie, I wasn't sure how much they could do but staff were really helpful. We went for the a la carte menu... More 

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Nieuwerbrug, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

The problem in eating here, is that you will find - in my humble view - no place better. The sushi and sashimi is just devine and it will be your benchmark for years to come. So try at your own peril, or don't and never find out how the best japanese food in the world tasts.....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The adults ordered a 5 course menu and it was amazing, both visually and by taste, from the first plate to the desserts. The main course we could choose from either fish or beef. The salmon was really good, but the beef was heavenly!!!! Must try!!! The kids had sushi from the à la carte menu and dessert. They loved... More 

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Additional Information about Yamazato Restaurant

Address: Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 | Hotel Okura, 1072 LH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 20 678 7450
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD $6 to $149
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 | Hotel Okura, 1072 LH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 678 7450

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $6 to $149
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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