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Yuki Japanese Restaurant

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2 S Kinderkamack Rd, Montvale, NJ 07645
(201) 391-9877
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery
Good for:
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Takeout
Delivery

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  • 9
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Sushi excellent, Jimmy gone

I wrote the review almost 4 years ago, "Sushi good, Jimmy not." I am writing now to update my opinions and recommendations, and to correct any impressions that problems that existed 4-5 years ago are still problems. No, they are not. After learning that Jimmy sold the place, and departed, I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 25, 2014
bunny728
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New York City, New York
Good for:
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
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21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I wrote the review almost 4 years ago, "Sushi good, Jimmy not." I am writing now to update my opinions and recommendations, and to correct any impressions that problems that existed 4-5 years ago are still problems. No, they are not. After learning that Jimmy sold the place, and departed, I decided to try it again, and was pleasantly surprised.... More 

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River Vale, New Jersey
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

This place is owned by Asian, but not Japanese. They do not have authentic Japanese food. If I am looking for Japanese food, this is not a place I would go. I am half Japanese, grew up in Japan, I can tell the difference between the real Japanese food and American/Japanese food. It's reasonable and was not my choice to... More 

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New Jersey
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109 reviews 109 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Stopped here for lack of a better option aside from bar or diner food in the immediate area. Fish was visibly not fresh, rice was too mushy, and the whole place just looked like a cheap strip mall partition (which it is.) I am sure it works for someone looking for food on a low budget, but it is not... More 

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Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Jimmy took pride in his work, but the new owners don't seem to. The quality of the fish has gone down and the spark is gone. Yuki was never amaing, but was consistent and a good value for Bergen county. Yuki used to be a notch above the rest but now its barely average. I am a sushi afficianado and... More 

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North NJ
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

The place has new owners and the sushi is not the same any more. But the service got better. Too bad. Time to look for a new place.

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NJ
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Been going here every two weeks for a couple of years. It's a BYOB so saves some money on wine. Sushi is always fresh and excellent. It's a bit aggravating that they try to sell you the expensive specials every time. Miso soup and edamame can come out luke warm so be sure to ask for it hot.

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River Vale, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

It took 2hours to prepare sushi for 2 kids and 2 adults. We went in at 7pm and our sushi a were served at 915pm. They wanted to charge us for the unserved miso soups. Never ever will go

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New Jersey
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

Fresh is the key word here. You can watch the sushi chefs working with whole, fresh fish at the sushi bar. Service is good, prices are good, and they deliver. I've brought a few co-workers here that have become fans.

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North NJ
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7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

Always fresh sushi and sashimi. Also very good non-sushi dishes. Friendly owner. Place delivers. Decor is ok but can be improved.

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Ramsey, New Jersey
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25 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

Great sushi menu! Ask the chef for his recommendations, you won;t be disappointed!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 S Kinderkamack Rd, Montvale, NJ 07645
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Montvale
  • Phone Number: (201) 391-9877

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 31
  • Cuisine: Japanese

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