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“Yoshis” 5 of 5 stars
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Yoshi's
Jack London Square, Oakland, CA
510-238-9200
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Ranked #27 of 1,069 Restaurants in Oakland
Cuisines: Japanese
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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55 reviews 55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Yoshis”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

Great food and great jazz. The venue is small and intimate, and the sushi is excellent. Ive been for work and pleasure; consistently satisfied.

Visited November 2011
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English first
Berkeley, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Music, Food and Nice Cocktails”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

Went to see Gypsy jazz last week and had great appetizers with a friend from out of town. The cocktails were nice but the high stools were not very comfortable, you kept sliding off them or had to sit awkwardly to stay in place.

Visited October 2012
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Oakland, California
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5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Quality music and quality food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

A staple of the Bay Area. If you need to catch some new artists, or see some of your old favs up close and personal, Yoshi's is a great venue to do to so. They open room for bands for which you can dance with, or sit for a nice listening experience.

Visited October 2012
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Oakland CA
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5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 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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Oakland, California
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77 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 46 cities Reviews in 46 cities
44 helpful votes 44 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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