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YAMA Kitchen

991 Richter st | #1, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2K4, Canada
+1 250-762-6266
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tempura” (8 reviews)
“sushi” (16 reviews)
“bento box” (2 reviews)
11:30 - 21:00 Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
991 Richter st | #1, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2K4, Canada
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

I have frequented this restaurant now for over a year and I feel like if I don't get it once a week I need a fix! The food is literally perfect and the same every time. The owners are amazing and friendly to the point...More

1  Thank Jordan B
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

It is a little sushi restaurant hidden in the industrial part of the town. I was told about this restaurant but I was hesitant to go. I finally went today and immediately I was surprised by warm and cozy setting. Very welcoming and super friendly...More

1  Thank Knight66
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We hike Knox often and order when we get to the top. Food quality and service is outstanding. The shrimp tempura and 9/11 roll are great. Their combos are very good as well. In north end on richter; you won’t be disappointed if you like...More

1  Thank Snooky75
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is owned by a Korean couple and John is a trained chef who studied in Japan. Their specialty rolls are what I recommend. The four of us were there and the food was amazing. Tempura batter is nice and light and fried without...More

Thank Thekeekinator
Reviewed 12 August 2017

By far the best sushi I have had. Loved the Crunchy Roll, Volcanoe Roll and the Tempura! All the rolls we tried were great!

Thank karmapet
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I think that if it was located in a newer building in a less industrial part of Kelowna that this place would be so busy that it would be impossible to get a table. We've eaten at many of the Japanese restaurants closer to downtown...More

1  Thank JasperKelowna
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The place is decent, nice owners, and the food is consistently good. I like everything they make, but in particular the chicken udon soup!

Thank _ryansrockets
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick lunch again. Tried a couple of the new items on the updated menu. Never a complaint at Yama. I always leave full, and with money in my pocket. Very creative dishes. Great presentation, large portions. They're definitely making up for...More

1  Thank Fireball_Deluxe
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Have been going at least once a week for years and always love the incredible service and sushi. We always recommend the Spring Rolls, Crunch Roll, Haru Roll and 911 Roll if you are feeling a little spicy!

1  Thank NicoleT878
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I am so happy that we happened upon this gem of a restaurant. It has been my favorite sushi spot in Kelowna now for about 3 years. Not only is the food amazing the restaurant (although small) is spotless and I can not say enough...More

1  Thank Diana S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 991 Richter st | #1, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2K4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Kelowna
  • Phone Number: +1 250-762-6266
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