JUMP TO:
  • Top Places
  • All
0 Ratings
Recommended
+ Share On... Facebook Twitter

Yuga

Map & Directions 357 Alcazar Ave.
Coral Gables, FL 33134
FLAG
 
305-442-8600
  • Japanese, Sushi
  • Mon 11:30am-10:30pm, Tue-Fri 11:30am-10pm, Sat 6pm-10pm
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Takeout, Delivery, Private Party, Catering, Vegetarian Friendly
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Beer/Wine
  • Accepted
  • Meters

Description

Miami New Times' Description

Proprietor Chika Abe (of Izakaya a few blocks away on Aragon Avenue as well as Lan Pan-Asian at Dadeland Station in Kendall) and chef Johnson Teh (of Lan) have crafted an innovative menu unbound by expectations of what Japanese food should be. The idea is for diners to order many dishes and share with a generosity of spirit, but the food is so exceptional it's difficult to resist the urge to selfishly snare that last petite snippet. The flavors found at Yuga are subtle yet stunning, a dainty but daring calibration of sweet, tart, salty, and spicy that ignites into singular bursts of exquisite taste like a pile of sweet-and-sour glazed lamb ribs, and garlicky beef short ribs. The sake selection, and service, and green tea ice cream are excellent as well.

 
Member Reviews

No Reviews yet, leave the first one below!

Your Review:

Your Rating:

 

 
Tips from foursquare

  • Yonah E. on 02/01/13

    I have been here twice, and I've gotten tough fish in my sushi rolls both times. They didn't properly remove the white threads of connective tissue in the fish. Non-sushi items from now on for me!

  • BestOf on 09/12/11

    Winner of Best Pan-Asian Restaurant 2011. See more of the best at http://bestof.voiceplaces.com/miami

  • Brian B. on 03/09/11

    The Sashimi lunch special is the best deal in town.

  • Karen N. on 10/19/13

    Highly recommend the asian nachos, shrimp spring rolls and chicken katsu appetizers. Finish with the mango sorbet (2 scoops)

  • Joseph D. on 12/18/12

    Banana Cheesecake Wontons!!!

Check out Yuga on Foursquare

 
Menu

More Japanese Restaurants in Miami

  • Yakko-San
    North Dade

    The Japanese eatery Yakko-San started as a modest 65-seater on West Dixie Highway in North Miami Beach more than 11 years ago. In March 2011,... More on Yakko-San >>

  • Nobu Miami Beach
    South Beach

    Chef Nobuyuki Matsuhisa finally brings his groundbreaking Japanese-via-Peru/nouvelle Californian cuisine to the Beach. Skip the good but... More on Nobu Miami Beach >>

  • Makoto
    North Dade

    Makoto, the new Japanese restaurant in the Bal Harbour Shops, is sure to bring comparisons to Nobu and Zuma. Like those two swank, local pillars of... More on Makoto >>

  • Pubbelly Sushi
    South Beach

    Jose Mendin, Sergio Navarro, and Andreas Schreiner were far from the first to flirt with the small-plate trend, but their presentation of... More on Pubbelly Sushi >>

  • Naoe
    Aventura/North Miami Beach

    Naoe is an omakase oasis helmed by Kevin Cory, whose business card reads, "executive chef, general manager & dishwasher." Wendy Maharlika, the other... More on Naoe >>

  • Su-Shin Izakaya
    South Dade

    Not just a sushi joint, this bustling lunch-and-dinner spot in downtown Coral Gables offers daily specials - scribbled in Kanji and... More on Su-Shin Izakaya >>

See More Japanese Restaurants in Miami

Reviews and News

 
Best Of Awards

advertisement

More Japanese Restaurants

Today's Daily Deal

Five Days of Lunch and Dinner Delivery from Fit2Go Healthy Gourmet ($100 value) View more Voice Daily Deals

Events Nearby

Restaurants Nearby

See More Restaurants
advertisement
Loading...