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Sushi Yama

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500 N Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025-2628
+1 760-747-1424
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“sushi” (22 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 yesterday

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

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.

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.

Thank Rafael G
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

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

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

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

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

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.

Thank pentupfury
Reviewed September 6, 2016

Great staff and service. Nice selection of rolls, sashimi and lots of options for beverages. Prices were quite reasonable, and the entire meal was lovely. The place is busy with a younger set, and while none of the sushi chefs is Japanese, they do a...More

Thank Eva T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
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 - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 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
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