We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


) #47 of 93 Restaurants in Vail ₹₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
168 East Gore Creek Drive, Vail, CO 81657-4511
+1 970-476-7332
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (72 reviews)
“mochi” (3 reviews)
“gyoza” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
168 East Gore Creek Drive, Vail, CO 81657-4511
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (144)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 144 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this restaurant in the middle of the Vail Go Pro Games. The staff were very accommodating, attentive and helpful. The shishito pepper appetizer was generous and well done. The daily special had standard rolls for a very affordable price, but the house special...More

Thank Jenni15
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Yama is a wonderful sushi restaurant snuggled in Vail Village. The sushi and rolls are terrific. The chefs add nice spices and flavors to all the dishes. Seated is limited, so reservations are highly recommended. They have a nice bar area for drinks and sushi...More

Thank jswflights
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is fabulous sushi and sashimi and the service was excellent. Not real big and tried to get in without a reservation the night before but did not want to wait the 2 hours. I would always make this a must when in Vail

Thank fritzlove
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We sat at the bar and enjoyed nigiri, tempura prawns and scallops, scallops 3 ways and gyoza. All of it was delicious and we watched as they prepared it. Fast and friendly service.

Thank gezkell
Reviewed 6 April 2017

wonderful small restaurant that rocks when it comes to Japanese food. varied selection. Fish flown in fresh from California and Washington. Pretty good sake selection. We sat at the bar which is the best way to have sashimi. Chelsea was our waitress and did a...More

Thank Lb1952
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We were looking to book Matsuhisa (a Nobu restaurant) and it was full booked for like 3 weeks solid(this is March break). So walking around we saw the restaurant and checked out the menu.... apparently everyone there was were trained and the menu created by...More

Thank Toyo3
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I didn't expect this quality, really good, the place is great, great sushi, great yellowtail with ponzu, great home made gyozas, great rolls, good sake menu. Definitely worth a visit while in Vail.

Thank JPMoralesBroc
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I have to preface this by saying I have never given a dishonest review. I am a foodie who loves food and dining from burgers to foie gras. Yama Sushi was the worst meal I have had in a very long time. I rely on...More

Thank Colby K
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Just visited Yama in Vail Village, just amazing, good service, just sublime sushi, would recommend to anyone.

Thank Jill H
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Extraordinary! We started with crab claws in an amazing sauce then Make sure you I thought I knew sushi. . We started with crab claws in an amazing sauce. Had never had Kampachi Nigiri and Toro Nigiri, our server, Brenn introduced us to them ....More

Thank Diana M
Nearby Restaurants
Sweet Basil
1,375 reviews
.04 km away
Mountain Standard
919 reviews
.05 km away
Pepi's Bar & Restaurant
693 reviews
.12 km away
La Tour Restaurant
670 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
Vail Mountain Resort
1,859 reviews
.02 km away
Vail Valley
245 reviews
.17 km away
10th Mountain Whiskey & Spirit Company
38 reviews
.14 km away
Vail Brewing Company
41 reviews
.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Yama staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 East Gore Creek Drive, Vail, CO 81657-4511
    (Vail Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-476-7332
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing