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Yamazato Restaurant

Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 | Hotel Okura, 1072 LH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 678 7450
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“sashimi” (61 reviews)
“shabu shabu” (7 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 | Hotel Okura, 1072 LH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Having traveled & eaten our way through Japan, my boyfriend and I had high expectations of Yamazato. We were both blown away by the amazing service offered by the amazing staff as well as the food. The waitresses were incredibly friendly, and were very excited...More

Thank Philip-vEG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With high expectations we went to this restaurant and we were not dissapointed. The five of us orded different things so we could taste as much as possible. It was all great! Nice presentation, great flavours and good size portions. The wine (Zinfandel Red) was...More

Thank Milo1967
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another great yisit to this delightful Japanese restaurant in Amsterdam. This time we had starters of seaweed salads: crisp and refreshing, with warm edamame. Net a share sashimi, with Japanese mackerel, salmon, tuna, yellow tail and bream. The main course, Wagyu beef in sukiyaki style...More

Thank robert_bos53
HotelOkuraAmsterdam, Manager at Yamazato Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Robert Bos, Thank you for visiting Yamazato Restaurant. I am delighted to read you had such a wonderful experience in Yamazato Restaurant. I will definitely make sure to share your compliments with Yamazato Team. Warm regards, The Okura Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the chef dinner menu with 4 persons. Quality OK, although the Lobster (which actually is a Langosta) was slightly burned and certain parts of beef not tender. In terms of overall experience very disappointing and not 1 Michelin star worthy. Price value relationship...More

Thank pvanroon
HotelOkuraAmsterdam, Manager at Yamazato Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear P van Roon, Thank you for dining in Yamazato Restaurant. I am sorry to learn we have not fully met your expectations after during your visit. Please rest assured I will definitely share the feedback you have given us internally. We do hope that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was staying at the Okura Hotel in Amsterdam for the first time, with a friend who had been there several times and who had raved about the Yamazato. So I was looking forward to a visit, to my first ever Michelin starred Japanese restaurant....More

Thank sterll
HotelOkuraAmsterdam, Manager at Yamazato Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Daer Sterll, Thank you for visiting Yamazato Restaurant. I am sorry to learn we have not met your expectations. Please allow me to explain a bit more about the concept of Yamazato. Yamazato Restaurant is a traditional Japanese restaurant with a Kaiseki cuisine which is...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Expectations are always great in this category of restaurant. At the yamazato, from the welcome to the end of the service, you receive all what you expect : Great service, gentleness, very good advices, perfect wine/sake and food pairing. Certainly a must do on your...More

Thank Ppgourmand
HotelOkuraAmsterdam, Manager at Yamazato Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest, First of all thank you for reviewing Yamazato Restaurant. I am pleased to read you had such a great experience. The experience you have described is exactly the kind of experience we aim to provide to our guests. Hopefully we have the chance...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is a perfect example how Japanese manage to bring excellence to a new level, to re-define the word taste. We did not expect such authentic cuisine outside Japan. The food is outstanding, staff extremely kind and friendly. It is auch a beautiful hide...More

Thank HanaWil
HotelOkuraAmsterdam, Manager at Yamazato Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear HanaWil, Thank you for the kind words shared about your 'trip to Japan' in Yamazato Restaurant. It is great to read we have met your expectations. There is a fun fact we like to share about Japanese hospitality, that is referred to as Omotenashi....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very authentic japanese experience, I tried the Kaiseki menu and was very impressed. Fish was amazing and fresh. Enjoy the nuances of the service and customs.More

Thank carlosdieppa
HotelOkuraAmsterdam, Manager at Yamazato Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Carlos, Thank you for visiting Yamazato Restaurant and for sharing your experience with us. I am glad you enjoyed the Kaiseki menu. We work with the best available products only and I am happy to read that your experience with the fish was amazing....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant was fully booked but I was lucky enough to be seated at the sushi counter. All of a sudden I was in Japan once again! Watching the sushi-masters live at work and the incredible variety of sushi a-la-carte made the night just unforgettable!More

1  Thank Clarissa6891
HotelOkuraAmsterdam, Manager at Yamazato Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Chiara, Thank you so much for your review, we were more than happy to welcome you! I am delighted to learn that you enjoyed your dinner at Yamazato Restaurant. It is amazing to see the sushi-masters live at work. Lucky you! It would be...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner here with my family. Average food and service. Definitely below expectations. Edamame was served too hot and wet. Really long wait for food. From a Michelin started restaurant I was expecting much more.More

Thank David M
HotelOkuraAmsterdam, Manager at Yamazato Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear David M, Thank you for recently dining in Yamazato Restaurant and for taking the time and efforts to review us via TripAdvisor. I am sorry to learn that your dinner with family was below your expectations. Your feedback with regards to the Edamame and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$6 - $154
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 | Hotel Okura, 1072 LH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > De Pijp
  • Neighborhood: De Pijp
  • Phone Number: +31 20 678 7450
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