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Yamato Japanese Restaurant

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4714 SW College Rd, Ocala, FL 34474-5741
+1 352-304-6077
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible11%
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“chicken” (12 reviews)
“scallops” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
4714 SW College Rd, Ocala, FL 34474-5741
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Reviewed April 17, 2018

The food is always hot and plentiful. A normal portion is plenty for two people. The selections are great and the food is prepared as ordered so it is always hot. The service is very good and the wait times are around ten minutes. Food...More

Thank Gary E
Reviewed March 26, 2018

My dish was very good I had the Shrimp & Scallops cooked at the table. Warning however the wait staff did not seem to understand Gluten-free

Thank Q9895DIcherylp
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

First time to visit this place, like the food and the experience, first time I been in a place were you see how they make your plate in front of you. The price was good for what a ate. The associate were kind good place...More

Thank Luis G
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

standard Japanese steak house. recommend that you watch the cooks to find one that is good with the kds for a show as our cook was tired and did do a show. food was good and the kids enjoyed it. 1hr wait so call before...More

Thank Florida_family_kids
Reviewed January 22, 2018

The experience is fun, the chefs are show men but the food is a little less exciting. Very starchy and meats are tough, soup is nothing more than oily water and the service was terrible.

Thank Joanna D
Reviewed November 13, 2017

First off let me start by saying, the food is obviously fantastic. We went July 23rd 2017 for my boyfriends birthday, and it was wonderful. We have been to our fair share of Japanese restaurants and what made this one stand out the most was...More

Thank Abbie T
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Tom & I went to Yamato's for my birthday dinner. We had our drinks at the bar so we weren't rushed when we were seated (which happened before) Jon, the bartender, was friendly and informative. Our server of menus, soup, salad and beverages, Zaira, was...More

Thank Janis H
Reviewed August 30, 2017

First time visitors to this restaurant and probably our last. We arrived around 7:30 and were told there would be about 30 minute wait so he headed to the bar. 4 drinks (of which one was beer and the other wine) $30.00. Our table was...More

1  Thank deliman1954
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

We had a great time here celebrating with family for a birthday. The birthday girl's birth certificate was forgotten so they were fine it's the mother pulling up an old post on Facebook celebrating the child's birthday a previous year. Our chef was not only...More

1  Thank GatorGirl428
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

Me and my family just love this place, we stop by every time we visit Ocala. This past visit happened to be my fiance's birthday, so he had a special treatment by the hostess and she sang happy birthday to him ( no dessert :(...More

1  Thank Tattyana P
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Annette S
December 21, 2016|
Response from Janis H | Reviewed this property |
During the week of your birthday...your meal is free. You have to show them proof of your birthday (driver's license)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4714 SW College Rd, Ocala, FL 34474-5741
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocala
  • Phone Number: +1 352-304-6077
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