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Yama Japanese Restaurant

387 1/2 High St, Morgantown, WV 26505-5515
+1 304-291-2456
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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387 1/2 High St, Morgantown, WV 26505-5515
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great authentic Japanese food we had the chicken teriyaki and it was done with chicken thighs was really good eating plus I had Japanese made green tea straight from the home land. It is a small place and only seats about 20 so don't expect...More

Thank Charlie G
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I tried two things: Miso Ramen and the gyoza. Being born and raised in Japan, i would like to give two separate ratings. If I were to try this ramen in Japan, I would give it 3~3.5 stars. That's still good in my books if...More

Thank Kenji W
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Yama is wonderful. Exceptionally delicious food and comfortable, convenient atmosphere. The owner is a warm, gracious and lovely person. He puts his heart into his work and has a very strong work ethic. I started going there in college over twenty years ago. It is...More

Thank Manatees2014
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

I love this place and my biracial kids love this place as well. This place reminds me of tiny restraunts in Tokyo. If you want a authentic Japanese, not pan-Asian lots of plces try to be, this is where you want to go. One more...More

Thank Jane K
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Only place in this region where food is just like you would find in the streets of japan. Try the shoyu ramen, miso ramen, curry rice, beef bowl, and katsu don

Thank yakyu
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Loved the food and prompt service. Try the octopus balls. It is delicious and worth a try. The ramen is savory and we'll season.

Thank Onelove4you
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Took my Son during a break between his classes. He raved about it and it was good - but I'm not much of a fan of Japanese food. Service was fast (you order at counter) - food was good - if there is a polite...More

Thank icanweldit
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Great place for affordable authentic Japanese Love the different "bowls" my favorite is the beef bowl. Very good ginger dressing on the salads too.

Thank Rtoliverio
Reviewed 9 October 2015

They only take cash so be prepared for that. The place has very authentic food, very good. The people are also very nice and helpful.

Thank bethryan20
Reviewed 13 August 2015

very good authentic Japanese food. this visit got food to go and after about a 15 minute car ride it was still as hot and fresh as if we ate in. a must visit every time in Morgantown

Thank Luke B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 20:00
Monday
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
Saturday
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 387 1/2 High St, Morgantown, WV 26505-5515
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Morgantown
  • Phone Number: +1 304-291-2456
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