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Yama Japanese Restaurant

5305 Atlantic Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406-2808
+1 609-822-8007
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
11 Jan 2018
“Great Local Sushi”
27 May 2017
“Yama Mama”
Closed Now
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
££ - £££
5305 Atlantic Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406-2808
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Reviewed 3 March 2013

nely remelded lots of food for the the sushi boat fras food not to expensive a real gem close to atlatnic city

Thank murpdog
Reviewed 13 January 2013

Love their food and atmosphere. The pad Thai is amazing and the sushi is great. Don't try to get into a big conversation with the wait staff because the likelihood is they won't understand you.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 4 January 2013

Fresh, delicious sushi. Hands down BEST in the south Jersey region; there simply is no competition. However, the quality does not end with sushi. Every dish here is done almost perfectly. We ordered the crispy duck with an array of rolls and it was fabulous....More

Thank Caitlin Z
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Yama is on one of the main drags in Ventnor, very close to beach and other businesses, as well as across the street from a liquor store. It has an attractive place with a nice atmosphere, though it can be loud when busy. We've had...More

Thank JudiL4
Reviewed 22 September 2012

Very nice atmosphere. Great, very diverse menu. You can find many different things so that pleases a large group. Everything we had was fresh and well prepared. Seems other Japanese Restaurants have a limited menu but here there is always something new and exciting to...More

Reviewed 5 September 2012

Sushi...that about says it all. good consistant, usually crowded during summer. Take out is a good idea if the wait is too long.

1  Thank Handtiques
Reviewed 18 August 2012

Yama has an extensive menu of sushi and other Japanese food. The food is very good but the service is terrible. The prices are reasonable. It is a byob and the room is very noisy. There are tables set up for outdoor dining. Because the...More

Reviewed 9 July 2012

My friends and I went to Yama for lunch. I frequent the restaurant but one of my friends had never been there before. She commented on the nice interior. The renovations have definitely helped the atmosphere there, very open and you can see the sushi...More

Thank FoodandWineAngel
Reviewed 28 June 2012

The interior has a sleek, modern upgrade that it desperately needed. The sushi bar mechanics is not well thought out because the servers continuously reach over you for the table food as it is completed. They also no longer seem to provide the small gratis...More

Thank kennettsq
Reviewed 25 June 2012

Awesome fusion cuisine, good prices. Sweet potato tempura and pad thai for me which were both fantastic.

1  Thank Natedogg66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
13:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5305 Atlantic Ave, Ventnor City, NJ 08406-2808
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Ventnor City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-822-8007
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