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Yamazato Restaurant

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De Pijp
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Ferdinand Bolstraat 333 | Hotel Okura, 1072 LH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 678 7450
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Today
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Meerbusch, Germany
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing traditional Kaiseki cuisine. Apparently the oldest traditional Japanese Restaurant in Europe (since about early 80s), Delicious Bento Box for lunch, great Dinner at the Bar and one more Restaurant I have to check out, Sazanka. They both have 1*.

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Vienna, Austria
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had an amazing experience at Yamazato. The service was impeccable, the sushi superb and the atmosphere warm and relaxing. The restaurant has a view of the magnificent garden, and the interior design, along with the kimonos worn by the staff give you the feeling of being in a small Japanese peace of paradise. We had the chef's tasting menu,... More 

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Delft, The Netherlands
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Yamazato for a Saturday lunch and we selected the tasting menu (50€), which consists of a starter (turnip with mushrooms, lotus and crab), sashimi, a warm dish of choice among beef or shrimps cakes, sushi, miso soup and desert. The highlights for me were the sushi, sashimi and -surprisingly- the desert. I was slightly disappointed by the shrimp... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came here with my partner because our friend went there and they said it was amazing. It went there for the lunch menu, and it was great! The food was really good, I never had such good sushi. The service was really great, I never went to a restaurant with such good service. All of this together made it... More 

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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super service and very good food. The staff is very kind and attention to the details and the customers. We had a very nice evening, totally recommend it. Cheers

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The Netherlands
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231 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First we had lunch here. The Bentobox is absolutely great. Service is very nice and friendly. In the evening we came back for dinner and they remembered the welcome drink we had during lunch so we were advised to have the other welcome drink (sparkling sake). You can choose from several different menus or just order a la carte. We... More 

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Thank Tamaragw
South Holland Province, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food and drinks, very nice service as well as nice night view of the small Japanese garden!! This restaurant is one of our favorite restaurants in the Netherlands. We will be back again!! Their website of the restaurants at Hotel Okura didn't work well on my laptop, though.........

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Thank madameMgourmet
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice Japanese restaurant in Hotel Okura. Authentic Japanese, though portions were very small and little variety of sushi. the menu formulas, though expensive, were the most affordable.

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Zandvoort, The Netherlands
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had diner here last week and choose the Seasonal Menu which was recommend by the Chef. What a excellent balance of ingredients and flavors. Some combinations of ingredients were surprisedly very good combined and so delicious! Also the presentation of the dishes was very beautiful. The food & service was superb!

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Carmel, California
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82 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Michelin starred restaurant at Hotel Okura (who has two other Michelin star by the way). Front of the house was pleasant, decor was nice with a japanese garden outside. The waitresses were all dressed up in kimonos so I thought that was cool. Arrived for dinner with reservations that was booked by the concierge at our hotel. She initially booked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $141
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
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
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 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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