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Yakitori 39

252-254 DeGraw Ave, Teaneck, NJ 07666
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Ranked #16 of 107 restaurants in Teaneck
Cuisines: Japanese
Most recent review
- Jul 8, 2014
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4 reviews from our community

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English first
Palisades Park, New Jersey
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44 reviews 44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

wasn't too sure how this place was when I saw the review on tripadvisor but it was a home-run! very good food and very satisfied. the atmosphere is not top-notch but the food was. ordered pork shumai, fried shrimps, chicken wing yakitori, chicken thigh yakitori, scallops yakitori, rice ball with salmon, and tonkasu ramen. if i go back, which I... More

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North Jersey
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Stepping through the doors transports one to the side streets of Tokyo and the great smells, taste and service of a classic Yakitori style restaurant. Be adventuresome and try their delicious specials.

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New Jersey
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142 reviews 142 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

After reading a sterling review in the Record, I tried it. Cannot understand the excitement. The portions are miniscule. I ordered a few different dishes. They added up money-wise but not taste-wise. Also, the decor and colors are gloomy. I'll usually cut some slack for a small, local restaurant, but I just don't see any appeal at this one.

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Little Falls, New Jersey
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69 reviews 69 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

Why 39? Because, in Japanese, the number sounds like, "Thank you." Been here four times, always good. Most of the time, we're the only Westerners in the house. Service is friendly and helpful. But, the food is what draws us back. Thinly sliced fresh raw fish with truffle oil reminds me of LA. The sushi place next door may now... More

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