Yamakaze - Closed

39-11 Queens Blvd.
Long Island City, NY 11104


  • Mon: 11:30am – 3pm 5pm – 10:30pm Tue: 11:30am – 3pm 5pm – 10:30pm Wed: 11:30am – 3pm 5pm – 10:30pm Thu: 11:30am – 3pm 5pm – 10:30pm Fri: 12pm – 3pm 5pm – 12am Sat: 12pm – 3pm 5pm – 12am Sun: Closed
  • $
  • Delivery, Takeout
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • No Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
Take our advice and stick with the noodles at this Japanese ramen bar that overextends itself with sushi and salads and fried stuff. A favorite of our crew one evening was spicy miso men (the menu makes the same male-stamina jokes as Tokyo La Men), a deep clay bowl tinted sienna topped with a couple of head-on shrimp, which enrich the broth immeasurably. The hot-weather choice is yama soba salad, featuring buckwheat noodles with shredded laver and a welcome strewing of pine nuts. The interior of this noodlery is more picturesque and comfortable than you'd expect. Another plus: open till 11 every evening.


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