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Sushi Yama

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$20 - $25
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
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Tuna Tartare
Avocado on crispy wontons
Oysters 1/2 Shell (2pc)
Green onions, ponzu and chili sauce
Oyster Shooter
Green onions, ponzu, masago and chili sauce
Oyster, uni, various fish eggs, green onions, ponzu and chili sauce
Crispy Calamari
With pickled ginger and tartar dressing
Spicy Calamari
Soft Shell Crab
With sweet chili sauce
Shrimp $7.00
Veggie $6.00
Mixed $7.00
Ahi Tacos
Blacked ahi, salsa fresca, cabbage and wasabi lime sauce
Pan Fried Gyoza (5 pc)
Dumplings with sesame ponzu
Peppered Crusted Ahi
With avocado
Citrus Yellowtail
With jalapeno and soy truffle essence
Ponzu Salmon
With ponzu and sweet onion
Cajun Seared Albacore
With‎ avocado
Half $3.00
Full $6.00
House Salad
Greens with signature ginger dressing
Marinated cucumber salad
Tako Sunomono
Diced octopus with marinated cucumber and seaweed
Sashimi Salad
Variety‎ of fresh fish, greens, ginger and ponzu
Peppered Ahi Salad
Sliced‎ peppered ahi, greens and garlic ponzu
Cajun Albacore Salad
Sliced blackened albacore, greens, and special ponzu
Seaweed Salad
Wakame and sesame marinade
Chicken $11.00
Beef $12.00
Salmon $12.00
Teriyaki Dinner
Choice of meat, stir fry veggies and rice
Mix Tempura Platter
4 Shrimp, 5 vegetables, rice and salad
Yama Grilled Salmon
Secret dry rub, asparagus spears and rice
Chicken $9.00
Beef $10.00
Shrimp $10.00
Japanese stir fry noodles, choice of meat
Tempura Udon
Japanese noodle soup with mixed tempura
Fresh sashimi on a bed of sushi rice with miso soup
Teriyaki chicken $13.00
Beef $15.00
Salmon $15.00
Tofu $10.00
Bento Box
Choice of meat, salad, veggie tempura, 4pc california roll, rice and miso soup
Chicken Katsu
Salad and rice.
Served with rice or French fries and a soft drink
Teriyaki chicken on a skewer
A mix of shrimp and tempura vegetables
Chicken Strips
Panko chicken breast fingers lightly fried
Kappa / Avocado / Asparagus Maki
Veggie Tempura Roll
Veggie Q
Veggie Yakisoba
Tofu Teriyaki / Katsu Dinner
Escondido Roll
Shrimp tempura roll with tuna, salmon, eel and avocado, topped with spicy aioli, soy glaze and potato crunchies
Protein (Rice Less)
Spicy tuna, crab and avocado in a soy wrap, topped with yellowtail and salmon
Jet Li
Spicy crab, asparagus, cucumber, topped with peppered ahi, avocado, with garlic ponzu
Shrimp tempura, crab, avocado topped with spicy tuna, tempura flakes and soy glaze
Dynamic Duo
Spicy tuna, cucumber, topped with seared albacore, avocado and garlic ponzu
Shrimp tempura, spicy tuna, cucumber, topped with avocado and balsamic glaze
Cajun Shrimp
Blackened‎ grilled shrimp, crab, avocado, tempura asparagus, cucumber in a soy wrap with spicy aioli
Albacore Special
Shrimp‎ tempura, crab, cucumber, topped with seared albacore, avocado and garlic ponzu
Orange County
Spicy crab, cucumber, topped with salmon, avocado and yuzu essence
Flying Eagle
Spicy‎ tuna, cream cheese, avocado and serrano, tempura deep fried
Nigri (2 pc) $5.00
Sashimi (6 pc) $13.00
Tuna / Maguro
Nigri (2 pc) $5.00
Sashimi (6 pc) $13.00
Yellowtail / Hamachi
Nigri (2 pc) $5.00
Sashimi (6 pc) $12.00
Salmon / Sake
Nigri (2 pc) $5.00
Sashimi (6 pc) $13.00
Halibut / Hirame
Nigri (2 pc) $4.00
Sashimi (6 pc) $10.00
Nigri (2 pc) $4.00
Sashimi (6 pc) $N/a
Shrimp / Ebi
Nigri (2 pc) $6.00
Sashimi (6 pc) $N/a
Sweet Shrimp
Nigri (2 pc) $4.00
Sashimi (6 pc) $10.00
Mackerel / Saba
Nigri (2 pc) $5.00
Sashimi (6 pc) $13.00
Octopus / Tako
Nigri (2 pc) $4.00
Sashimi (6 pc) $N/a
Squid / Ika
Sushi Combination
California or tekka roll; 7 pc of nigiri tuna, yellowtail, salmon, halibut, albacore, shrimp and fresh water eel
Sashimi Appetizer
6 Pc fresh fish, chef’s choice
Sashimi Moriawase
12‎ Pc fresh fish, chef’s choice
Sashimi Omakaze
20 Pc fresh fish, chef’s choice
Roll $6.50
Hand roll $3.50
California Roll
Crab, cucumber and avocado
Roll $8.00
Hand roll $4.00
Spicy Tuna Roll
Roll $8.50
Hand roll $4.00
Philly Roll
Smoked salmon, cream cheese and cucumber
Roll $9.00
Hand roll $4.00
Eel, cucumber and avocado
Roll $7.00
Hand roll $4.00
Salmon Skin
Gobo, cucumber, bonito flakes
Roll $10.00
Hand roll $4.50
Shrimp Tempura
Crab, avocado, cucumber, soy glaze and aioli
Sushi Lunch
California or tekka roll, 5 pc nigiri: tuna, yellowtail, salmon, albacore, shrimp and miso soup
Sashimi Lunch
12 Pc of chef’s finest fish served with miso soup
Sashimi Salad
Variety of fresh fish, greens and ginger ponzu served with miso soup
Chicken $8.00
Beef $10.00
Shrimp $10.00
Fried Rice
Chicken $8.00
Beef $9.00
Shrimp $9.00
Choice of meat, stir fry noodles and miso soup
Tempura Udon
Japanese‎ noodle soup with mixed tempura
Chicken $6.00
Beef $7.00
Shrimp $7.00
Teriyaki Bowl
Choice of meat and miso soup
Teriyaki chicken $10.00
Beef $12.00
Salmon $12.00
Tofu $8.00
Bento Box
Choice of meat, salad, veggie tempura, 4 pc California roll, rice and miso soup
Chicken Katsu
Tofu Katsu
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Went here with family who like sushi and I was a little apprehensive as I'm not a sushi person. There are plenty of other things on the menu to select from - chicken beef and noodle dishes and they are good. The sushi looked amazing,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kim W
Reviewed June 22, 2018

We like sushi and this was a five minute walk from the theater. We all like sushi and the performer really likes it so we said "why not?". We did not make a mistake. The rolls menu and the sushi menu challenged us and we...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank PeterandJinx
Reviewed December 28, 2017

A wide variety of fun rolls, some with a Mexican kick. Nice staff, reasonable prices. Good for date night or a family outing.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Chris C
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

We have tried at least half of all the rolls in menu. Not one has dissatisfied our taste, all of them are well crafted, savory, very eell done. I recommend the spicy ones.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank EscondidoGA
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Enjoyed an evening meal with friends at this Escondido sushi restaurant; which I am ashamed to say I haven't tried until now. But I will be back. Interesting special rolls including two rolls without rice for those of us watching our carbs....Sashimi Q (rice less)...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank EscoDave
Reviewed March 25, 2017

Great variety of reasonably priced sushi prepared by mostly Mexican sushi chefs. Lots of choices, both of rolls and nigiri. Large portions. Specials every night. Beer and wine served. Service seems to be slow even when the restaurant isn't especially busy. However, the place is...More

Date of visit: March 2017
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Reviewed January 30, 2017

They occasionally have offers on Groupon, that is a plus! We like that they have selected rolls for 2 for the price of 1. They have an Escondido Roll that is just amazing and always my favorite. The staff is friendly, and service is fast,...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Jessica S
Reviewed January 19, 2017

My boyfriend and I stopped by this sushi spot for lunch while we were in Escondido for a wedding. This is easily the best sushi I've had. Fresh, flavorful, great ambience, and great service. Will definitely have to stop by again when we are in...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank gigidynamite
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

Wow small place with large potions at great prices, this is a must visit spot and very friendly. Easy to find near Target and plantyof parking

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank John R
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

This is our local go-to sushi restaurant. The rolls are creative and very tasty even for those non sushi folks in your party. Hard to go wrong here.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank pentupfury
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