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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Reviewed 20 February 2021

Fabulous vegan selection. One of our party of three is vegan and there were 18 vegan options to choose from! Because we were visiting palmie (and were impressed with the selection) we went overboard and ordered 6 vegan options, plus one chicken and one salmon....They were all delicious with the vegan options enjoyed by all. We had plenty of leftovers for the next day! The service was welcoming, and we appreciate the lovely waitstaff taking the time to help advise and explain on the menu items! I cannot wait to return next time I visit my daughter at uni to try some of the other options. Thank you so much!More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 21 November 2020 via mobile

Can’t speak highly enough of the excellent food and service. Can’t get over the food here and the care and attention you receive couldn’t be more friendly and personable. Pity Yatai isn’t around the corner from home.

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 19 November 2020 via mobile

We are visitors to PN & this was the closest restaurant to accommodation. It far exceeded expectations - the food was fantastic - we would definitely come back again. The home made red bean ice cream was worth coming for on its own.

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 19 September 2020

Another fabulous dining experience with my cousin. Delicious food, beautifully presented, awesome authentic atmosphere and brilliant customer service.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 3 September 2020 via mobile

It’s been a few months since I last visited Yatai but oh it is so good. The decor is gorgeous and service is brilliant. There was a new menu since I last visited and certainly the options that we chose were all delicious and beautifully...presented. Definitely to be recommended.More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 25 July 2020 via mobile

Quite disappointed with the portion of food considering the price. The food also tasted pretty average. Based off the previous reviews, the manager seems very defensive with negative comments. Staff was good and friendly. The atmosphere and decor is pretty authentic.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 5 July 2020 via mobile

We had an excellent night eating all the delicious food, trying there more traditional dishes is highly recommend.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 8 March 2020

Great wee restuarant with a relaxed ambience and a desire to make you feel special. Great food and lovely staff.

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed 21 February 2020 via mobile

We love Japanese food, so on a trip south to drop our Daughter at Uni we stopped in for dinner. This is an excellent restaurant, make no mistake, they do all the key stuff well, Sashimi excellent, Gyoza excellent, warm Saki wonderful! The real star...of the meal was the vegetable tempura, simply sensational. The special Katsu Chicken was great along with the beef and vegetables. We will be back.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 21 February 2020

Its hard to write anything different from all the previous reviews. The restaurant is very Japanese. Impecable service, great friendly staff and owners. Food is very authentic, fresh and presented as if you were in Japan. You will not be disappointed.

Date of visit: February 2020
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15 August 2018|
Response from Donna T | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm sure you can order and take it away but I don't think they have a delivery to door service. No info on the brochure regarding that.
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