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Yokohama Japanese Restaurant

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238 Washington St, Brookline, MA 02445-6849
+1 617-734-6465
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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

An older Japanese husband and wife run this restaurant and they're very friendly. The sushi and cooked foods are all excellent. My family and I have tried most of the items on the menu. The sushi deluxe meal is great, as is the teriyaki salmon dinner. Appetizers like tako-su (octopus with cucumbers and seaweed in vinegar) are not served at... More 

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Chicago
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

Cozy and well trafficked at lunch. Has bento boxes and giant soups Feels like family run by couple. Near T so handy and convenient.

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Oakland, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and was very impressed by the quality of sushi. The tuna, salmon, and yellowtail were excellent. Lunch prices were very reasonable as well.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2014

Yokohama is an extremely cozy neighborhood Japanese Restaurant. I've been coming here for a few years now and I've never had a bad meal, ever! They have a great value meal for lunch with both sushi and sashimi as well as cooked dishes and bento. I've tried their unaghi bento, tempura bento, fish teriyaki all delicious and very filling. I... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2014

We love the food and chef. For the past 10 years, we were never disappointed by the food or service. This is THE place for families, friends and couples.

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Thank MJWT
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2013 via mobile

The service is excellent. The woman waiting on all the tables was so sweet. The sushi wasn't great but the appetizers were and the noodles were delicious and a wonderful value!

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Port Jefferson, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2012

this is a wonderful little restaurant, npr quietly droning in the background, the sushi chef and the manager conversing in japanese about this and that. very peaceful. sushi some of the best i've tasted--the chef is a master.

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Lebanon, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2012

Excellent service, clean, quiet. I was there on a Tuesday evening (early), the only customer. Treated with extreme consideration. Down to earth sushi chef and adorable owner. Explained that the sushi bar counter was "too narrow" for regular food. When I said, "I understand", she said, "You do?" Ice cream helpings very large. Excellent sea bass and mackerel sushi. No... More 

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Brookline, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2011

I love this place. Cozy, informal, BYOB, friendly service. And the food is SO GOOD. Try the sweet potato rolls- best I've ever had. Sushi is cheap and entrees are reasonable, though not quite as cheap. Everything is fresh and delicious. Highly recommended. They're a tiny little spot and not always full of people but don't be scared away by... More 

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Maywood
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2009

Yokohama is a Japanese restaurant serving delicious and affordable Japanese food in a cozy and friendly spot. From the tempura to the gyoza to green tea ice cream-all was fresh and tasty. Delightful owner makes you feel welcome and well taken care of. Why aren't there more people enjoying this place? Would gladly return. BYOB

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Washington St, Brookline, MA 02445-6849
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-734-6465

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?