We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Yatai Izakaya

53 Langstane Place, Aberdeen AB11 6EN, Scotland
+44 1224 592355
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (86 reviews)
“omakase” (25 reviews)
“soft shell crab” (22 reviews)
Closed Now
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
53 Langstane Place, Aberdeen AB11 6EN, Scotland
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (570)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 554 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great taster menu organised by mine host Tempura really light and great gyozo good selection of beer Miso soup excellent

Thank Nicholas R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Rang them up today to book a table for 5 colleagues. None of us had been there before and it sounded like a good place to leave a few hundred quid. We could not get a table booked even though there was one available for...More

Thank Max B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had one of the best Japanese meals of my life here with some wonderful friends. We did the “trust me” style of dining, where you give them a budget per head and they bring you dishes they recommend. They were more than accommodating with dietary...More

Thank Samantha L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We received a lovely welcome, the staff were helpful and the food was delicious. We chose lots of different dishes between the group to try and were not disappointed. We will be back soon.

Thank vivienmoorhouse08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is great! It's not the cheapest place, so we only give it a go every now and then as a special treat. And don't go in there when you're hungry, you'll leave it skinned! However, it is amazing! And we discovered the perfect...More

Thank Liga2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic meal here on the 23rd June. Food and service were brilliant. We set a price per head and gave any requests and were brought selection of food. All outstanding. Highly recommend

Thank fjt21
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

I booked a table for my friend and I. Neither of us had been here before. It wasn't recommended to us we came across this restaurant on google as we were looking for a Japanese restaurant. As soon as we walked in we were very...More

Thank Lawriesj
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

I was dining alone, the waiter upstairs made me feel very welcome, but the waitress was offhand and verging on rude. The prawn tempura was lovely, the pork in the ramen melted in your mouth, but the broth was very thick and salty and the...More

1  Thank C B
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

I visited with a friend for a much needed child free lunch using an Itison voucher. I’d never been before so wasn’t sure what to expect. It was one of the nicest lunches I’ve had and I will absolutely look forward to returning one day...More

Thank LL_Apple
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Love the ramen here! Always several to choose from and regularly changing specials. Only £7.50 a bowl. The menu is a modest size, but this allows evey dish to be always fantasic, full of flavour and beautifuly presented. Been her many times and will continue...More

Thank Nicola E
Nearby HotelsSee all 64 hotels in Aberdeen
Bauhaus Hotel
439 reviews
.03 miles away
Park Inn by Radisson Aberdeen
980 reviews
.08 miles away
Travelodge Aberdeen Central Justice Mill Lane
382 reviews
.12 miles away
Holiday Inn Express Aberdeen City Centre
771 reviews
.14 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Wild Ginger Restaurant
414 reviews
.06 miles away
8848 Restaurant
559 reviews
.07 miles away
Topolabamba Aberdeen
449 reviews
.05 miles away
Cafe Andaluz
755 reviews
.07 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Union Terrace Gardens
104 reviews
.28 miles away
Cathedral of St. Mary of the Assumption
12 reviews
.14 miles away
Dusk Bar
50 reviews
.01 miles away
Miros bar
30 reviews
.24 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
26 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from lauren p |
There are gluten free options available such as sushi and quite a few things cooked on the grill. There is also gluten free soy sauce and teriyaki available. However all of the fried items are cooked in the same oil so these... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$106
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:15
17:00 - 21:15
17:00 - 21:15
17:00 - 21:15
17:00 - 21:15
12:00 - 13:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Langstane Place, Aberdeen AB11 6EN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 592355
  • E-mail
Yatai Izakaya is an intimate local eatery with a casual atmosphere, modern Japanese food that practices traditional technique while utilizing the best ingredients that Aberdeenshire has to offer. As a small independent restaurant, we have honed traditional methods over the past ten years to create our own unique take on Japanese cuisine. Our staff are passionate and knowledgeable and inspired by Japanese culture and ingredients as well as locally available and seasonal ingredients.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing