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“Great place to meet up with friends” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Yoshi's

Yoshi's
Jack London Square, Oakland, CA
510-238-9200
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Ranked #7 of 1,125 Restaurants in Oakland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Japanese
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Oakland CA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Great place to meet up with friends”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Met some friends there. Service was reat. The food and drinks were good. The music was outstanding.We meet here at least 3 times a years and always a pleasant experiance

Visited June 2012
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  • English first
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  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Oakland, California
Top Contributor
211 reviews 211 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 55 cities Reviews in 55 cities
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
“Great food and entertainment”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

Yoshi's is not the best sushi restaurant in the Bay Area but it serves high quality food and has great entertainment. It also offers a wide range of choices and is more than just a Sushi bar. Yoshi's is also big enough to accommodate many diners and so you never have to wait long (a problem at many sushi bars here) or be told to come back some other night.

Visited August 2012
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Bozeman, Montana
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Near to Hotel in Jack London Square service was not good.”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

went last weekend loved the show Sunday night. We asked servers twice at show for more service. No help. No second drink. Not okay so talked to manager after the show to let her know I told her the service sucked. she showed me the door and invited me back to Montana. Not good because I love Yoshis and even had a problem with dinner order. It seemed not accountable.

Visited September 2012
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Pleasanton, California
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85 reviews 85 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 36 cities Reviews in 36 cities
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
“Good Food and Music”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

It's a nice place to dine with friends and family. Yoshi usually has live music at night. The railroad track is just outside the restaurant, so when the train passing through, better just eat your food....!

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Oakland, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Great venue for food and music.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

I've seen several great musical shows at this venue which is very near Jack London and many other restaurants and shops. It is a pretty intimate venue for seeing a show and we have seen some pretty impressive acts over the years. The restaurant food is good but I think a bit pricey. It may be partly because of the music venue but the do have lots of competition in walking distance. Overall I do enjoy Yoshi's very much and recommend it to any who have never tried a dinner and show there.

Visited May 2012
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