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Yanaki Sushi

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Shaughnessy
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816 6th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1A6, Canada
+1 604-708-5006
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23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Sat 23:30 - 00:00
Tue - Sun 12:00 - 21:30
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Our family have been coming here for years. The sushi is always good. The staff are always pleasant . It's my go to sushi place- need I say more?

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1 Thank doclenno
Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Upon arrival I was immedieatly greeted by the staff. I was offered tea and complimentary appie. My order came quickly and with a smile and it ended with frozen grapes. What a treat!

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1 Thank JonnyGeno
Vancouver, Canada
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270 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

It's gem that this place is just two blocks away from our home. I find the restaurant and staffs really really nice. They welcome you warmly and make sure that everything is good. Their special rolls are way delicious ( Jessica roll, red dragon roll, and aloha roll are our favorite).

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1 Thank May_Malek
Vancouver, Canada
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31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

What a welcome everytime you go into this Japanese restaurant. It is a small location and not always easy to get a seat at prime time but well worth the wait. You can also call in for delivery if you can't wait. Popular with locals in the area and always fresh fresh. Great service and as I said you are... More 

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Thank Truenorthandfree
Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

Great to find a neighbourhood sushi place that features all the "sushi favourites" at good prices AND delivers. We ordered online, picked a delivery time and the food showed up exactly when requested...and everything that should be warm, was. Delicious as well...will order again.

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Thank SusieQpacific
St. John's, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

In Vancouver, there is a sushi restaurant on practically every block. Some are good, some not so good. This place is great. Freshness defines the quality of any restaurant, but especially so the sushi places. Yanaki serves the freshest, tastiest sushi I have ever had. The menu is extensive, featuring the usual Japanese fare, and the prices are quite reasonable.... More 

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Thank Upalong
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Been going here since they opened. Consistently decent service, sometimes even excellent. The fish is fresh, the dishes are nicely presented on real china (little waste here). There menu is more than basic but manageable in terms of experimentation. The takedown and sit-down quality is equal. I like being greeted warmly when I arrive and having the kitchen staff sing... More 

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Thank Pulcheri
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015

we had the veggie spring rolls - not bad; 2 miso soup, very good; yanaki veggie tempura - excellent; the aloha roll, spicy with avocado and tuna; the shrimp tempura roll - very good. the service is great. the tea is abundant.

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Thank Joel K
Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015

YANAKI is a very good though tiny Japanese restaurant in the heart of Ambleside West Vancouver. We just ordered from there last night. They have all the usual Japanese dishes and some delicious Specials. We usually get to go and it's been our go to place for years. It's consistently good. And the fact that it's been in West Van.... More 

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Thank Joanitaylor
Woodstock, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015

We had four different rolls...green dragon, crunch, KKT, and another spicy roll. also lobster gyoza. The service was good, the rolls artistic and presented beautifully. The chefs even sent some treats...bacon wrapped green beans. Yum! This is a great place to eat sushi.

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Thank Deborah W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
23:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 21:30
Thursday
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 21:30
Friday
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 21:30
Saturday
23:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 816 6th Ave W, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1A6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Shaughnessy
  • Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy
  • Phone Number: +1 604-708-5006

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

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Shaughnessy
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