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Yamato Japanisches Spezialitatenrestaurant

Gerberstr. 15, 04105, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
+49 341 2111068
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
24 Feb 2017
21 May 2017
“Excellent Sushi and Teppanyaki in a cozy atmosphere”
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Japanese, Asian, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly
Gerberstr. 15, 04105, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

The Yamato is a very small but cosy restaurant, settled in the Westin Hotel in central Leipzig. You can have an all sushi meal if you like to but the heart of the restaurant is the Teppanyaki. The sushi are all handmade and prepared on...More

Thank Mano_o_Ko
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I had a large sashimi which wasn't large and was fresh but not very interesting, and a tempura moriawase which was disappointing as the oil in which it was fried was old and a little nasty. I would have rated it two but the service...More

Thank car0line_and_friends
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Good and kind service, good japanese food (even Leipzig is not a traditional place for this kind of food) and cozy restaurant inside the Hotel. A great experience.

Thank EMdTM
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

It was worth the walk through the lobby, it's not huge so if it's busy might be tough to get a table, menu not huge but try the set menus. Having your food cooked I front of you always a good thing.

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I am third generation Japanese American who grew up in Hawaii and have eaten in restaurants in many regions of Japan. This restaurant is unlike any Japanese restaurant that I have experienced. The hijiki appetizer was swimming in sauce; it tasted like it came out...More

Thank Stan N
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Overall the evening was excellent. We made reservations for 4 a day in advance and were seated in a private table for four around a grill. The restaurant is located in the Leipzig Westin on the ground floor. We were 2 couples and ordered a...More

Thank Cornholes13
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

Ordered sashimi large. 20 euros. A bit on the expensive side. But then it's a restaurant inside a four star hotel Westin, what do you expect? Sashimi came with quality cut of salmon, tuna, raw shrimp, raw squid, milk fish etc. Worth a visit if...More

Thank Zuya Z
Reviewed 24 March 2015

so many menu's to choose from. very confusing. poor atmosphere... overall would not advise to eat here and would never return.

Thank John L
Reviewed 27 October 2014

This is a top class Japanese Restaurant, don't miss out to have a dinner made in front of you on a Teppanyaki Grill.

1  Thank JesseBlue
Reviewed 13 February 2014

We appreciated very much the quality of the Japanese food. On the other hand we did not like the cold welcome by the German waitress. We had to wait long for her to come and welcome us at the door, which was awkward. She was...More

1  Thank Karen B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gerberstr. 15, 04105, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Leipzig
  • Phone Number: +49 341 2111068
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