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Yoshi's

Closed Now: 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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Great Music Venue

Menu is imaginative. Food is good. The theater is a great place to listen to some very good... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
DLPrattCA
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Alameda, California
Intimate nightclub, great sound

A small and cozy entertainment venue located at Jack London Square in Oakland... it is small enough... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2018
lwj
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San Jose, California
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Both a restaurant and nightclub, this Japanese venue is enjoyed by jazz aficionados who come to see local and national jazz performers.
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510 Embarcadero W, Oakland, CA 94607-3506
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We used to visit this venue pretty often starting from 1998 however, we haven’t been there fora few years. This time around it was not as great as it used to be. The sitting is very limited since the most of the seats are reserved...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

Menu is imaginative. Food is good. The theater is a great place to listen to some very good music. You will have a good time.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DLPrattCA
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

A small and cozy entertainment venue located at Jack London Square in Oakland... it is small enough where practically any seat in the house has a great view of the stage. It can be a little crowded, but it is a great musical venue. You...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lwj
Reviewed December 26, 2018

I have been going to Yoshi's for years, but this was the first time I brought my son. We had a delicious sushi dinner with great service. Yoshi's also has a well known venue that has been the destination of famous Jazz artists from far...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 13, 2018

We watched a great performance, but the tables were spaced very tightly next to each other. It was very inexpensive, but the format was strictly one hour, no time for encores and felt rushed for that reason.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 331saibals
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Show room was comfortable. I went with daughter and shared a table for four with another mother and daughter. Great show and acoustics good. If you are a patron of bar or restaurant, you can get assigned seAting. We arrived abt 2 hours before show...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Born1960
Reviewed December 9, 2018

Went there for a Norman Brown concert, with Bobby Caldwell and had a wonderful time. The drinks and appetizers were great too. Not a bad seat in the house! Look forward to returning.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LauranTony
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Wonderful spot to enjoy music and food. Good service, friendly staff, but slow to get drinks, order two if you think you want more than one when ordering.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kmaddox32
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We visited Yoshis for the first time and saw Nils and Tony Sanders for the first time. We had Meet and Greet tickets so you get a few minutes before the show to visit with the performers and take pictures. The show was awesome and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank AVDRR
Reviewed March 20, 2018

Saw Liana Biali and her band. Great acoustics. Had a great seat by the stage, helped by eating at the restaurant before.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Michelle P
September 4, 2018|
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Response from AVDRR | Reviewed this property |
Not when we were there. It’s a small venue with booths and tables.
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Jpbrat
October 4, 2015|
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Response from cubanoca | Reviewed this property |
Since it is cabaret style seating I would imagine they can remove a chair or two to make room for a wheelchair. If you dine in the restaurant before the show you get reserved seating. I would call them directly and ask.
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