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Yamatani Japanese Restaurant

635 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2425
+1 760-872-4801
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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“sushi” (64 reviews)
“katsu” (4 reviews)
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635 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2425
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We gassed up in Bishop and happened to see Yamatani across the street. We made a good decision to have dinner there. The Miso soup and side salad were both very good and reasonably priced at $2 each. We don’t eat fish so we both...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 16 May 2018

The menu was about average for a Japanese restaurant, and the food was OK. The service was a bit chaotic, but the food got to us OK in the end.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Average food catered to Westerners, a lot of sauces. Salmon and katsu were good, though the salmon was too cooked for my liking. Good service :)

Thank Melissa D
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Went here for dinner after arriving into town to visit with an old college friend who grew up here in Bishop. It has been 30 years since returning and this town has grown. I ordered the chicken katsu plate and boy, I like when the...More

Thank G R
Reviewed 24 March 2018

For as far away from the ocean this restaurant may be, it serves up fresh every time. The noodle and soup dishes are perfect portions and have wonderful flavors.

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 16 March 2018

The food was decent but the prices are high for the quality. There are too many good restaurants in Bishop to come here again. It has a good atmosphere and our waiter was good. Sushi was average.

Thank GIS_Traveler
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Nice fresh tuna and a novel “snake” role. But, lots and lots of kids and even crying babies, which is not something the restaurant can or should really control, but it’s worth noting—this is a family oriented atmosphere.

Thank Shelyshine
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

I’ve always wondered how fresh sushi makes it way to the mountains, but let’s not go there. Their sushi I fabulous and I’ve never had any complaints! Eat in or take out! They do close early during the week...9:30pm. And by the way, very very...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This is the worst restaurant I have been to hands down, in every aspect, from start to finish. Upon entering, there was no hostess visible, I suggested leaving, and OMG I wish we would have, unfortunately decided to stay. Big mistake! In addition to the...More

Thank suzannable
Reviewed 11 November 2017

One of the Best places to eat in Bishop, Great fresh food and good service. It can be a little noisy, but it is really worth going there.

Thank Dennis F
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 635 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2425
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bishop
  • Phone Number: +1 760-872-4801
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