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Yakiniku West

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218 E 9th St, Between 2nd Ave & 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10003-7503
+1 212-979-9238
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good54%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Apr 22, 2018
“my go to”
Oct 25, 2017
“Solid YUM”
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CUISINES
Japanese, Barbecue, Asian, Korean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
218 E 9th St, Between 2nd Ave & 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10003-7503
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Reviewed April 22, 2018

My go to for Japanese BBQ, me and the wife usually both get the prime short rib set. With decent pricing, good service, spacious seating N lots of happy hour discount. However the corn they give u from ordering a set is seriously like 1/10th...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed October 25, 2017

I have been going to this restaurant for many years. Almost 2 decades! I'm a creature of habit and stick to my true favorites. I like the traditional Japanese decor and that you have to take your shoes off. A piece of Japan in New...More

1  Thank Dana Z
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

We traveled to New York for my husband's birthday and wanted to take him to a special restaurant. After several days searching I decided to take it to this. The service was excellent and the food delicious I would definitely recommend it and would visit...More

Thank kahlia p
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

It's Korean BBQ but it's definitely a Japanese place. Bottom line is that the food is fresh and good! You have to take your shoes off and leave them on a shelf (individual cubbies). No chairs but there is a hole under the table so...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed June 17, 2017

The shoes stay at the entrance. You will get a table at ground level. however, you can sit if you wish. You are sitting around an electric grill. Many choices with daily specials that are on discount. Sushi, meat, veggies... A fun way to enjoy...More

Thank elcorte
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Just a Friday dinner experience to share. This is the first time I hand out a one star review here, because I really have to. We were at Yakiniku West for dinner, six of us, regular Friday night out after work. The waiter accidentally splashed...More

Thank euromun
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

One of our friends who lives in the area made reservations for dinner...almost felt like we were in Japan...delicious food, perfect portions, quick service (almost too quick). Enjoyed the whole experience...be ready to take your shoes off at the door, here's your chance to show...More

Thank Kyriaki08
Reviewed December 8, 2016

I have never been to a Japanese BBQ so I can't compere this to others. As always with Japanese it's pretty plain and lacked spices but it was good.

Thank Edelfelt
Reviewed July 25, 2016

There's a lot to love about Yakiniku West, but also a lot left to be desired. Service is a little off. They don't change your grills; when asking for recommendations, they draw a blank face; they don't tell you which cut of meat is what;...More

Thank Tunaidi
Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

While staying in the Times Square area we decided to try Yakiniku West located in the East Village. Amazing experience. They have a large variety of menu items to choose from and service is over the top. What I truly enjoyed was cabbage kimchi with...More

Thank CR1325
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 E 9th St, Between 2nd Ave & 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10003-7503
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighborhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-979-9238
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