From Our Editors
Kobe Ya in Alameda is a well-known Japanese restaurant, offering a relaxed ambience with amazing sushi. It's a culinary destination for visitors interested in excellent food.
There's no particular required attire, so feel free to dress comfortably. Also, though the prices are considered to be lower than average, you aren't going to sacrifice any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
For those who are interested, the robust menu does feature items that are gluten-free, low-fat, and vegetarian. Plus, it's been tabbed as a good option for families with children. If you're in a hurry, you can call ahead and take advantage of the convenient take-out offerings. Or, if you just want to pop in for a beverage, the restaurant does have a pretty decent selection at its bar.
Specializing in lunch, Kobe Ya definitely stands out from the rest. Visitors to the restaurant have the ability to park nearby on the street.