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Yu Me Ya - Sake House - CLOSED

1246 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-1441
+1 760-633-4288
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
14 Oct 2017
“Not too Good”
29 Jun 2016
“Authentic and beautiful”
Restaurant Hours Closed
1246 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-1441
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

This was our 1st time here. we went with others that have been before. The servings are skimpy .The Eel bowl had plenty of rice but not enough eel. The Hamachi soup had very small piece of fish with lots of rice. The salads were...More

Thank sunfun4850
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This place is so quaint and comfortable. It feels authentic, like you are on vacation at a local place. They make you feel very welcome and the food is delicious. They have a large assortment of Saki and the waitstaff always spends time explaining the...More

Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 28 June 2016

YuMeYa has been consistently one of my favorite restaurants for years. You never had a bad meal or time here. No where else like it in this country!

Thank JesseandSean
Reviewed 2 March 2016

This is easily our favorite restaurant to go to for special occasions or just for a great night out. It is small, cozy, and casual with a fun, cheery atmosphere. The food is delicious and the presentation beautiful. We especially enjoy the octopus balls, calamari,...More

Thank Kathryn554
Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

Man, oh man, this restaurant is incredible! The sake menu is gigantic, and I had no idea what to order, so I asked the waitress for a suggestion. She brought me a gorgeous traditional New Years sake with little flakes of gold floating in it....More

Thank Hollingmorris
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

This place is a gem. Tiny, crowded, friendly, plenty of seating for a solo traveler. I ate calamari (amazing), tempura (who ever had a jalapeño tempura??? It was great) California rolls (good) and fried yams (incredible). I asked the waitress to select a sake for...More

Thank Cynthia H
Reviewed 18 December 2015

This tiny cozy establishment located on North Coast Highway 101 in Leucadia is super popular for a reason: there’s friendly family service with a smile serving outstanding Japanese comfort food. The succulent shrimp appetizer tucked into a deep fried cocoon and cavernous bowl of udon...More

Thank CoastalCruiser27
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Really enjoyed the casual and family like atmosphere of an upretentious but delicious dinner. Because of driving, I could not enjoy Sake but admired the passion and listened to the Sake Master presentation.

Thank thierry0101
Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

The food is great, served in small portions but u are easily filled as they stacked up. Start with sake tasting. You get to taste 4 out of > 50 varieties n then choose one as your accompanying drink. Then go for the beef salad...More

Thank GimTan
Reviewed 17 March 2015

This place has a large selection of sake, and it's not your average sake. This is legit. The food is very good as well, though some items may be a bit pricey. It's worth it for a special occasion. Inside is very small, go make...More

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1246 N Coast Highway 101, Encinitas, CA 92024-1441
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-633-4288
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