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Yas Restaurant

1138 Saratoga Ave, San Jose, CA 95129-3425
+1 408-241-5115
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4 weeks ago
“Good Persian food”
26 Apr 2017
“Great food and service!”
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
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1138 Saratoga Ave, San Jose, CA 95129-3425
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch in Yas and the food was reasonably good. The Koobideh was well seasoned and the bone in chicken was tasteful. It is a bit far from the city centre but I will try other Persian restaurants before I recommend this one.

Thank Lucky B
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I looooove Persian food, but sometimes it's hard to get any variety with the vegetarian dishes. To me, the real attraction is the specialty rice dishes, and Yas really shines here. Many other Persian places do nice kebab, salads, etc but just put out plain...More

Thank chuttipen
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Came on a recommendation from a friend from Penang, a place full of discriminating foodies. Ground beef kabab was juicy beyond my expectation. The proprietor-looking lady's recommendation to mix a little butter with the saffron rice made for a very flavorful meal. Finished with a...More

Thank hyoefromkobe
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Very friendly service and delicious kabobs of all types. The ice cream has a very unique and delightful flavor. I'll be back the next time I'm in San Jose.

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 13 October 2015

went there for lunch. Ordered Chicken Fesesjan stew. The chicken was just boiled and the sauce put on top. the meat is supposed to be cooked in the sauce. Their kobedehs were marginal. There are better persian restaurants in the bay area.

Thank Manuel d
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

The kebabs here are delicious, well grilled. They give a loadful of rice per order, so much we had to take the rice to go! The food here is good overall, but quite pricey.

Thank Desmond T
Reviewed 23 March 2015

We ate there before a couple of times. It was decent. But the last visit became the really last one. The restaurant just didn't want to serve us. We had a feeling that they expected a large Persian crowd and didn't want us to be...More

Thank Cjelli
Reviewed 21 May 2013

The best kebabs in town! The salmon kebabs are beyond delicious and be sure to ask what the daily specials are, you can't go wrong! This place has great cardamom tea and exotic Persian desserts that'll knock your socks off! It's a small but clean...More

Thank MizLiz13
Reviewed 12 November 2012

I lived in San Jose some years ago, and this place was a favorite local restaurant. Returning on a business trip recently I was pleased to discover that it is still here, and appears to have maintained its quality. Service was fast and friendly, and...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2007

service is excellent...they make you fee like family ;-)

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1138 Saratoga Ave, San Jose, CA 95129-3425
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-241-5115
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