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Sumibiyakiniku Yamamoto

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2-5-18 Hamasakicho, Ishigaki 907-0013, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 980-83-5641
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  • 93
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  • 60
    Very good
  • 18
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  • 7
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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great BBQ, a bit expensive...

Quite a pricey place, but it does have nice authentic atmosphere and great food. English menu was provided and the waiter who was serving us spoke quite fluently as well, explaining us the details of the menu patiently. The prices were a bit steep, but the quality of the food matched it well... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
sashkello
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Sydney, Australia
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Quite a pricey place, but it does have nice authentic atmosphere and great food. English menu was provided and the waiter who was serving us spoke quite fluently as well, explaining us the details of the menu patiently. The prices were a bit steep, but the quality of the food matched it well. Ishigaki beef was amazing as always and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Our booking was at 5:30pm. Yes, it was early. But you'd better go there early so all meat selections are available for you. Special Ishigaki beef steak was about 3000yen. It was fantastic and you'd pay 10,000 yen at any other places I want to go there everyday while we stay in Ishigaki but I didn't book. I definitely miss... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

After reading how famous Ishigaki beef is, I had to try. Apparently Yamamoto is very famous/popular bbq restaurant with individual grills for each table. As Yamamoto is not a large restaurant, recommend booking well in advance as the restaurant seems to stop taking customers after 7 pm as it looks like they want to close by 9 pm. No English... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2-5-18 Hamasakicho, Ishigaki 907-0013, Okinawa Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Okinawa Prefecture  >  Ishigaki
  • Phone Number: +81 980-83-5641

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 42 - 50
  • Price Range: $ $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children

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