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369 W Main St, Ste 3, Northborough, MA 01532-2153
508-393-4187
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Ranked #1 of 55 Restaurants in Northborough
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Good for: Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations
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Good for: Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I had heard about Yama Zakura and we stopped in to get a bite before getting our daughter. What a wonderful place. Busy, Friendly, and the food was outstanding. We love Sushi and Yama delivered. A bit slow on some of the items coming, but nothing too worry about. It was packed! Obviously for good reason. Can't wait to go... More 

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Northborough, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This the best Asian cuisine I have experienced anywhere. We have been loyal customers of this restaurant since the early days when the owner Anna spent much of her time behind the sushi bar. This is a don't miss for anyone who enjoys sushi.

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Amherst, New Hampshire
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93 reviews 93 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This past Saturday evening we went out for dinner with friends to try something different from our normal routine of Italian or Indian food... I am somewhat of a newbie to sushi, Yama Zakura was new for my husband and me and our two friends. This gem is in a strip mall and is very unassuming. The inside is wonderfully... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

My husband and I try to get a date night here every few months. The food is always perfect, very flavorful and presented beautifully. They also have great specialty drinks. The owner always checks in and the atmosphere is fun. We'd go more often but it's on the pricey side. You get what you pay for!

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Monterey, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We have been coming to Yama Zakura since Anna opened years ago when the place was a third of the size it is now and people were just starting to appreciate good sushi in the area. Through the years she has proven that being consistently fabulous makes word spread better than any other kind of advertising can. We ordered a... More 

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Texas
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65 reviews 65 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Incredible Sushi - try the Lobster Bomb!! When they found out is was our 1st time they gave us their Chocolate Souffle on the house - without even having to order it. It tales 30 minutes to make - so they planned this extra treat for us. Other posts knock the tables being too close , too noisy etc. Get... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The sushi is very fresh and the presentation is lovely. We've had different items each time and everything is delicious. Call for a reservation. Order the chocolate dessert when ordering your entree (it takes 30 minutes to prepare) -it's to die for! Josh is an outstanding server.

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We love, love this place. The only reason I'm giving 4 stars and not 5 is because the restaurant is way too small for the volume they have. The tables are too close to each other and you can't really have a private conversation. The sushi is out of this world. Been to Hawaii and couldn't find sushi that good... More 

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Worcester, MA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Personally been 3 or 4 times. Excellent chef, who occasionally will swing by and say hi. Cannot find fault with the special drinks, appetizers, main courses or sushi - try the Belichick- or even desert (fried ice cream done right). Best, most attentive waitress last night who made everything right for the almost 4 yr old grandson. The downsides: small... More 

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Boston
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We went for date night and had the most excellent, fresh, beautiful sushi. We started with the lobster rangoons which were warm and heavenly and rolled right in to 5 different maki. I think my favorite was the red sox, while my husband loved the volcano roll. Service was excellent. My only criticism would be how cramped it is. You... More 

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Address: 369 W Main St, Ste 3, Northborough, MA 01532-2153
Phone Number: 508-393-4187
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Northborough
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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