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Yama Sushi

4725-G Dorsey Hall Drive, Dorsey's Search Village Center, Ellicott City, MD 21042
410-997-3688
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Ranked #43 of 139 Restaurants in Ellicott City
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Sushi
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Sep 5, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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Columbia, MD
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37 reviews 37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

My wife and I decided to order a couple rolls of sushi and have some Miso soup as a light dinner tonight, and as every time we visit Yama Sushi, we were very satisfied. We ordered the 'Sweet Mom Roll' which was a crispy shrimp tempura with lobster salad and was heaven in your mouth and, we also ordered a... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I could be wrong with how my sushi was made, but I don't remember having lettuce as a part of a roll. There was a good bit of lettuce and small amount of roll, spyder, shrimp temp, and eel roll mainly cucumber and rice.26.00 was not good

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Troy, Virginia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The wife and I ate here on a Sunday night 45 min. before closing. There was no one else there when we walked in…too sad so many were missing out. Another couple came in a little while later. This place is in a strip mall…don’t let that fool you…go there. Based on this one meal it was perfect. We shared... More

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have eaten here about a half dozen times and have always enjoyed great sushi and sashimi but what separates Yama Sushi in a county with many great sushi places is the presentation. Each item served is an art piece and a visual as well as gastronomic delight.

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44 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

So, apparently the old (good) management is out "sick" for a while. That's sad to hear b/c they were nice people and ran a tight ship. Now...it appears they have other family members running it into the ground!! Sat down. Saw crap all over our menu - think rat feces looking crap - then said we had an emergency and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013 via mobile

Really good sushi and excellent everything else. Service was good and friendly Prices are a little steep

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11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

We ordered many different sushi, each to each other's tastes. For example the butterfly rolls, tuna, salmon, yellowtail, scallop and two other more complicated rolls. We had miso soup and baby octopus. The miso soup was great, exactly what it should taste like. The baby octopus was good too. Overall all sushi tasted very fresh. The butterfly rolls were the... More

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Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013 via mobile

Great special rolls available that tantalize your palate. Service friendly and location is easy to get to.

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Maryland
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213 reviews 213 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Tried Yama Sushi after opting out of a long line at another sushi location. Very happy with our choice. It features both a sushi bar and small tables or a separate private room. The service was just right, with our tea replenished promptly and delicious range of reasonable choices. Plan to return for the lunch special, which appears to be... More

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Columbia, Maryland
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58 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

As it has been said this is a strip mall place, but in this case not to its detriment. My wife and I have been there a couple times and ordered the sushi entrée. The amount of seafood on the rice is more than ample unlike some places where it barely covers the rice, and it has always been fresh... More

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