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Yellow Tail Japanese Seafood Buffet

4054 Medina Rd, Akron, OH 44333-2491
+1 330-666-9988
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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“yellow tail” (8 reviews)
“sashimi” (8 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
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4054 Medina Rd, Akron, OH 44333-2491
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very good selection of Sushi, Sashimi, and various Asian dishes, with a few western type on the hot dish table. They also have a Mongolian Style BBQ setup with a good variety of fresh vegetables, meats and other selections available. Overall, a good experience with...More

Thank Charles P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yellow Tail is a great place overall. Very clean, well decorated, very nice atmosphere and enough food to feed an army for $9.99 at lunch. Sushi is above average for an average midwestern buffet. If you are an experienced sushi lover looking for the good...More

Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 29 December 2017

From sushi to make your own stir fry, to their huge variety of Chinese hot food oh, we never have room for dessert! It's a great place for those new to Sushi to have the old favourites like California roll. It's great for people with...More

Thank Sara J
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I love coming here so I don't have to decide on a maki or a sushi - I can ample many different varieties. It is also hard to steer around the Chinese dumplings - especially the egg custard buns for dessert -- I always give...More

Thank Etoile_of_NE_Ohio
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

This place is great for food! They have some of your American Chinese food but also some real Chinese food. You also get the hibachi grill. Besides your simple California & Philadelphia rolls they offer fancy rolls too!! There’s miso soup & seaweed salad. I...More

Thank iparker5611
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great food! Price is expected for a buffet but there’s so many varieties of food - your standard American Chinese food, some genuine Chinese cuisines, hibachi grill, sushi - they have your basic California & Philadelphia rolls but also the amazing ones with tons of...More

Thank iparker5611
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Amazing selection of food!! The sushi was fantastic! Everything was delicious & the place was clean. we had a pleasant server who kept a smile on her face the whole time.

Thank Denise F
Reviewed 14 February 2017

had lunch there with a friend. The buffet had plenty of sushi choices that is for sure...the hot food selections were boring. The food was just so so, but then again..it is a "sushi" place, so they had plenty of that. The food all tasted...More

1  Thank pollymWadsworth_Ohio
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I really, really wanted to like this place but none of the food stood out as amazing and quite a bit was either meh or just bad. Some of the sushi tasted a bit off and I really regret trying some of the desserts. The...More

Thank Tasha B
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Always clean and friendly service. The lunch buffet is a great bargain, the chef will cook whatever you like or there are many pre-cooked items. Great assortment of sushi, always fresh. Desserts are a bit dry and not very flavorful. Dinner buffet has many more...More

Thank Casey F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4054 Medina Rd, Akron, OH 44333-2491
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Akron
  • Phone Number: +1 330-666-9988
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