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Yakuza Lounge

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5411 NE 30th Ave, Portland, OR 97211 (NE Killingsworth)
(503) 450-0893
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

The cocktails were pretty good We order some sushi ,sashimi and tuna poke ,all very fresh and delicious I am not a meat person ,and if there is some kind of fish ,I normally stay away from meat but I did try their burger,because it was highly recommended and OMG !! That is probably the best burger I had in... More 

Thank Travelgirl0007
Portland, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

Out of a party of 6 I was the only one not happy with this place, so take that into consideration. As a vegan, there were not many choices. Only two salads were actually vegan. Anyway, others loved their burgers and sushi. We tried the popcorn and it was interesting. Full bar and good beer list. Nice informal atmosphere.

Thank Beenthere1950
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

We were told this place was amazing, so we were pretty excited, but I found it to be so-so. If you are going for sushi, I would skip it. There is not a lot to choose from and the rolls aren't very interesting. The spicy tuna roll had little flavor and the wasabi is very different - more fluffy with... More 

Thank MO2181
Portland, Oregon
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27 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

Service was okay, but we went when there was barely anyone else there and things still took a lot longer than I would expect. Portions are really small, but tasted great. We just had the sushi and sashimi so I'm not sure about other dishes.

Thank SumSummer
Richmond, Virginia
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35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I decided to do a date night for a burger and beers and had seen Yakuza Lounge had a killer burger. Yakuza does not use OpenTable, but does accept reservations through the Yelp app. The place has very nice Asian feel and vibe. We walked in at our reservation time and were seated right away! Hour hour... More 

Thank AlSchramm
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

We went as a group and were seated in the private room. We tried a selection of dishes, the kale salad was amazing, not to be missed. Make sure to order multiple things, we loved the cod, the mushrooms, the sushi rolls, the tofu, etc. The kids had fun with their special menu and also tried some of the grown... More 

Thank rejsegal
Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

I was looking for a Japanese restaurant near the airport in Portland Oregon. Wanted to have a great meal before our flight back east. I fortunately stumbled upon Yakuza. The menu was really interesting, and had several of the tuna specialties including the tartare, the tuna roll, and several of the sushi rolls. The food was really excellent, well-prepared, and... More 

Thank JerroldLDurham
Long Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

My daughter and her girlfriend took us here when we visited Portland. A fun menu with lots of small plates - think of it sort of like tapas or dim sum. I would categorize the food as Asian fusion, but I'm no expert. By the end of the night we had each ordered 3 plates. We ordered one at a... More 

Thank Rosiedeb
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

The votes are in this definitely the best burger in town ! What nobody tells you is happy hour it's less $$ and the other items on the happy hour menu are exceptional!

1 Thank Dtwspdx
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

We saw the burger on a food show special and it looked great so we decided to drive from Seattle to Portland just to try it. The restaurant has a great atmosphere. We sampled a few items off the menu and all were fantastic but when that burger arrived there was a lot of moaning and groaning with the first... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$41 - $80
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5411 NE 30th Ave, Portland, OR 97211
    (NE Killingsworth)
  • Public Transportation: Trimet 72, 9, and 10
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: (503) 450-0893

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?