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Sushi Yama

500 N Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025-2628
+1 760-747-1424
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“sushi” (24 reviews)
“spicy tuna” (3 reviews)
“crab” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
500 N Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025-2628
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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
1  Thank aleavens2015
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 N Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025-2628
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Escondido
  • Phone Number: +1 760-747-1424
Sushiyama brings Japanese infusion to San Diego. With our unique twist on Sushi and Japanese food, you're sure to find a dish that you'll love. We start with only the freshest ingredients to bring together delicious melodies of tastes and colors that are sure to delight the senses. Our renowned Sushi Chefs, have learned the art of sushi tradition and combine it with new techniques to create our own style of sushi and Japanese cuisine. A unique taste that must be experienced, you'll return again and again and find something new with every visit.
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