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Yama Sushi

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4725 Dorsey Hall Dr Ste G, Dorsey's Search Village Center, Ellicott City, MD 21042-7762
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Baltimore, Maryland
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stopped in a Wednesday night to meet a friend. Not knowing the area, we had to rely on Google maps, which led us a bit astray; as mentioned in other reviews, this restaurant is tucked away in a strip mall. Kept it simple - Edamame, Tuna, Salmon, and Yellow Tail Rolls. All were delicious and very fresh - some of... More 

Thank Spikeitup13
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54 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So we've eaten there a few times. The sushi is priced fairly. The fish is fair. Service was so so at the last visit. Not great compared to some other local places. Wouldnt go back. Better local options.

Thank wearytraveler68
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 13, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The lunch at Yama Sushi was fast and delicious as usual. I have been going to Yama of years and they never disappoint. The price is reasonable and the Sushi is always fresh. Love them!

Thank dagatorman
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

I am never disappointed by the food at Yama, whether carry out, or dine in. The sushi is always of the highest quality, with deep red tuna (higher fat content, more flavor), tremendous salmon, you name it. They have some of the most creative rolls in town as well. You can't go wrong no matter what you order!!

Thank Alan B
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

We mostly do carry out, but the fish in the sushi and sashimi is extremely fresh and delicious. Top quality. Their specialty rolls are tastey as well. We did dine in one time and the service was a little slow, but it could have been a fluke.

Thank Travelinsnorkel
Naples, Florida
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

excellent always fresh fantastic selection of fancy rolls and all of the usual ones too. Service is a quick and friendly. Best Sushi in Ellicott City. Must try the Waterfall Roll, Yama Roll and Sweetheart Roll!!

Thank B K
Ellicott City, Maryland
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433 reviews
328 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

We stopped in here for dinner last nite...got a coupon in the mail and we thought we'd give it a try. Surprisingly, there was no wait given we had no reservation, a weekend nite and in our area! The food and sushi was very good, they have over 20 plus specialty rolls and all the dishes are very reasonably priced.... More 

Thank PHLee7ca
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

Everything we ordered was very tasty, especially the terriyaki sauce and the miso soup. The service is fast and friendly, and there's a TV to watch. The sushi and rice were also excellent, the fish very fresh. I definitely recommend this place, and I'm coming back!

Thank Constanza M
Columbia, MD
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296 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2014

My wife and I decided to order a couple rolls of sushi and have some Miso soup as a light dinner tonight, and as every time we visit Yama Sushi, we were very satisfied. We ordered the 'Sweet Mom Roll' which was a crispy shrimp tempura with lobster salad and was heaven in your mouth and, we also ordered a... More 

Thank LordThomMohr
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

I could be wrong with how my sushi was made, but I don't remember having lettuce as a part of a roll. There was a good bit of lettuce and small amount of roll, spyder, shrimp temp, and eel roll mainly cucumber and rice.26.00 was not good

Thank Jamie W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4725 Dorsey Hall Dr Ste G, Dorsey's Search Village Center, Ellicott City, MD 21042-7762
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ellicott City
  • Phone Number: 410-997-3688

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?