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Sushi Yama

500 N Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025-2628
760-747-1424
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Ranked #49 of 296 Restaurants in Escondido
Price range: $20 - $25
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Outdoor seating
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Outdoor seating
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English first
Escondido, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Family had raved about this place, so we had to try it. We were not disappointed! The food was good, portions were large by sushi standards and the price can't be beat. It is not glamorous inside so if you want a hot date spot, this might not be the best place. However, if you are looking for a hot... More

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St. George, Utah
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105 reviews 105 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Did not know most places were closed downtown in Escondido on Labor Day? Oh Well...by chance, happened upon Sushi Yama; being open. This place is nothing fancy but was very busy. Figure this 2b a local's joint as we stumbled on the 50% off certain rolls. Some very good choices~loved the Protein Roll (no rice)...big time YUMM 4 me! They... More

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Escondido, CA
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We eat here every Tuesday night ($2 glass of wine special on Tuesday nights) and we just love their spicy edamame and rolls. Our favorites are the Escondido Roll and the Protein Roll (no rice in this roll-yum!) but we also like the Crunch Roll, the Orange Coast Roll, and several of our "non-sushi friends" order and like their Teriyaki... More

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Mission Viejo, California
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130 reviews 130 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

We were staying in Escondido and decided to see a movie and grab dinner. We drove around looking for somewhere to eat near the theater and this was where we ended up. We were very pleased with the friendly service and good food. The sushi was yummy as was the Bento box. I would definitely eat here again if we... More

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Clearwater, FL
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Went for lunch and we filled up on very good sushi for a good price. I think it's a bit misleading to say that certain rolls are 50% off when they are ALWAYS "50% off." If it's that way all the time then that's the price, folks...it's not 50% off! That said, the prices on many of the rolls were... More

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Escondido, CA
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43 reviews 43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We go to Sushi Yama every week because the sushi is excellent and the pricing is excellent. I most highly recommend the Escondido roll, the Protein roll (no rice in this one!), the Orange County roll and the Flying Eagle. Their sushi is consistently fresh and delicious!

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

We have been going here since they opened. It is always consistently good with great 1/2 price specials everyday! Nice Venue and I LOVE the Spicy Tuna!!! It is our "date night" pick usually!

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Escondido, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

I don't eat Sushi, but from what I'm told Sushi Yama is the place to go in Escondido. I do eat their cooked dinners and lunches and they are great. Everything is super fresh.

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miami,Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

The sushi is well prepare service is ok, the prices are a liltte high but overall is a desent place to have sushi,

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Escondido, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

I have been to Sushi Yama several times and, considering that it's Escondido, the sushi was pretty decent. It was after I invited several friends to lunch there and was served baby cockroaches in our miso soup that I have decided not to go back. I had to tell the waitress that I would not be paying for the soup... More

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