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Yamato Japanese Restaurant

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1993 Riviera Dr, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-7401
+1 843-881-1190
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (12 reviews)
“fried rice” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
1993 Riviera Dr, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-7401
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Reviewed September 5, 2016

I have eaten here a few times over the year with friends and my family while vacationing on IOP. We have always enjoyed the hibachi grill show and food!

Thank LeslieinTN
Reviewed May 23, 2016

This week we received TERRIBLE service by the server in the sushi bar. (No wonder there were zero people sitting at the sushi bar on a Friday evening). Our Experience: We sat down and were greeted by the server. We were The ONLY 2 people...More

1  Thank Klozer
Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

I normally do not frequent the showtime Japanese restaurants but my wife loves the food. We were a little after the rush hour crowd and without a reservation. We were seated and then one other, a regular was seated with us at the hibachi table....More

Thank David E
Reviewed April 20, 2016

We were hungry after a day of exploring, and had worn ourselves out on seafood. Yamato was an excellent choice. We ordered ahead, picked up the food, and drove about 10 minutes to our house. When we unwrapped the food, I was so impressed by...More

Thank Amber N
Reviewed April 6, 2016

Good service. Good Sushi. Nice atmosphere. Good location. This restaurant serves really good food and they are service oriented.

Thank Klozer
Reviewed February 13, 2016

Went with a co-worker and his family. Expected usual flair and good food associated with the typical Japanese Steak Houses. The service was nice, the quantities off all the portions were nice too. Missing was the flavor and tastes normally found. Everything was pretty bland...More

Thank yeldarb27
Reviewed February 8, 2016

I really enjoy sushi on Friday nights and have enjoyed taking out sushi from here. The service is excellent and the food and value are equally as good. I highly recommend this restaurant for sushi.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

Please stay away from this place if you want to be treated nicely and respectfully. The worst experience ever in my life to be treated just because I am an asian. Mike who said that he was the manager (if that is his real name)...More

1  Thank Jun C
Reviewed November 21, 2015

They used to have two sushi chefs that were great. A older oriental man and a young american. Since both of those guys have gone the quality has just not been the same. The sushi is just more soft and mushy, overcooked rice, less texture...More

Thank KZ214
Reviewed September 28, 2015

We stayed at a hotel near by and went to Yamato. Food was good, enormous portions and chef was vert entertaining!

Thank Mbg1950
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1993 Riviera Dr, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-7401
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Mount Pleasant
  • Phone Number: +1 843-881-1190
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