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Yamazaki

5-2-1 Tsukiji | Tsukiji Market Building 6, Chuo 104-0045, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3541-1105
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fatty tuna” (25 reviews)
“fresh sushi” (19 reviews)
“chirashi” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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5-2-1 Tsukiji | Tsukiji Market Building 6, Chuo 104-0045, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found Yamazaki through Trip Advisor and read reviews for insights. Place only has 20 seats and need to get there before 8:30a or there could be a 30-45 min wait. I suggest getting there before 8:30am. Restaurant is several blocks away from the Tsukiji Fish...More

1  Thank dawg1012
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Now I understand why does this restaurant is the top 1 in trip advisor. It is an amazing sushi bar, with very kindful people. All their fishes are absolutely fresh and well prepared by the sushi men. If you do not know what to choose,...More

3  Thank JorgBJorge
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Revisited Yamazaki after 3 years, place was still fantastic. Great service and experienced chef. Lady boss serves ocha while customers wait in line. Once in, we had the chirashi don. During the 2nd visit, we had fresh sashimi, sushi and Kyo Isuzu, basically today's recommendation....More

4  Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 28 December 2017

This is my 2nd visit since 2011. The chef changed, the restaurant did not, so did the quality of sushi too. Now their menu has more variety, with pictures and captioned in English. Price is also more transparent and competitive. I'm surprised that the queue...More

4  Thank alanthegreat
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

After a sleepless night and attending the tuna auction, you definetely deserve a power breakfast! Super tasty sushi, don't miss out the fatty tuna and all the specials of the day!!!

4  Thank Alice G
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We saw a queue for next door (wrongly thinking it was for Yamazaki), gave up and ate at the place to the right only to find we were actually eating at Yamazaki. What a fantastic discovery! The staff were lovely, helpful and friendly. Endless green...More

3  Thank Jen S
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Very traditional sushi bar at the fish market, it took us quite a while to find it since it's located in a small alley at the back of the market. We arrived rather late, around 1pm, but we still queued for 2 whole hours! It...More

4  Thank Ripple L
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Omakase is the best! Off menu. 5000 yen..but worth it! Fat tuna melts in the mouth. Come early to avoid long wait.

2  Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Visited Yamazaki on Saturday morning around 1030am and waited for about an hour for our seats. Definitely worth the wait! Amazing meal. I ordered the Kiku ie Omakase of 11 types of sushi and my wife had the premium chirashi. The fish was so fresh...More

1  Thank ThomasChoo
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Amazing food and hospitality ... this resturant serves the best flavour of its kind and flexable to tune the flavour as per your request too

Thank Satya S
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skteo79
1 January 2018|
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Response from Ripple L | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about the opening time, it should be rather early as the fish market only operates in the morning. As I remember right, they only open for lunch time and close around 3pm (last round should be around 2:30pm... More
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Ludiqress K
24 September 2017|
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Response from jay22200 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they used Mirin in the rice
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Ka Lam C
15 September 2017|
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Response from Abel B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we had breakfast there at 6:30am, but after visiting the fish market. Not sure if for general visitors it work same way.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-2-1 Tsukiji | Tsukiji Market Building 6, Chuo 104-0045, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Chuo>  > Ginza, Tokyo Nihonbashi
  • Neighbourhood: Ginza, Tokyo Nihonbashi
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3541-1105
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