The restaurant is under the guidance of renowned Executive Chef Sho Kamio, and
can accommodate parties of most sizes. The jazz club with a state of the art
sound system is open nightly for live music. There is also a bar and lounge
area where food and drinks are served. Tickets are required to be admitted in
- How does the seating work?
to the club open 15-30 minutes before the show begins, and patrons can enter on
a general admission basis afterwards.However, our guests who are dining at the restaurant, bar, or lounge beforehand
can get their seats reserved in advance of the doors.Pick up your tickets at the box office and show them to the dining room host, or your server if dining in the lounge. (cut off time for reservations is 1 hour before show)..
parties of 10 or more, we are happy to reserve your seats all together
regardless of your dinner plans.Please
call the box office at 510/238-9200 to make arrangements.
- Is there a drink minimum?
is a one drink minimum per person during the show. The drink can be substituted
by a purchase of an item on the appetizer menu.
- What is the seating like?
seating is cabaret style with 4 person tables primarily. There are also a
limited number of booths and 2 person tables.
- Can I pick a specific table in
No.Seating is done by our staff on a best
available basis.Although we welcome
requests for a certain area/section, accommodating everyone with the specific
tables requested is very difficult.Large groups, artist guests, guests with special needs, and some
promotions may have an impact on seating.
- Do I need a restaurant
reservations are highly recommended. They will not only provide you with the
ability to dine at a specific time, but also assure you will be seated in time
to have your seats reserved in the club if you are watching the
performance.We recommend reservations
1.5-2 hours before the show in order to ensure an excellent dining experience.
- How long are the shows?
of our shows run between 70 and 90 minutes. On some occasions shows may run
shorter or longer than the average time.
- Is there an age limit?
our shows are all-ages. However, it is live music and some shows may be too
loud for infants and toddlers.
- Is there a dress code?
Yoshi’s does not have an enforced dress code. Most of our patrons come in
casual attire. Formal attire is recommended on such nights as Valentine’s or
New Years Eve, but not required.
- Is Yoshi’s available for group
Absolutely.We are happy to help plan events ranging from
10 person celebrations, to 50 person private parties, to 300+ person full space
rentals.Please contact our Private
Events Director, Hal Campos, at email@example.com,
or call 510/238-9200.
- I received a Yoshi’s gift certificate as a
present. How can I get tickets?
the box office at 510/238-9200 to reserve tickets using the gift certificate.
Have the gift certificate handy when you call. Gift certificates can be used to
buy show tickets, Yoshi’s merchandise or to pay for food and drinks in the jazz
club or restaurant.
- When do tickets for _______ go
usually go on sale 1 to 2 months in advance. Please check out our calendar HERE. to see what’s on sale and who’s coming soon. JOIN OUR EMAIL LIST to receive updates when shows go on sale and exclusive discount offers..
- Can I bring my own cake or bottle of wine to
the restaurant or club?
Yes. Additional fees will apply.
- What public transportation is available?
BART trains run until about . Check www.bart.gov for detailed schedule. The Ferry service runs
until about and is only
recommended for getting to Yoshi’s. Check www.eastbayferry.com for details. The
72 bus has the closest stop to Yoshi’s. Check www.actransit.org for route and
schedule. You can ask our box office staff or bartenders if you need to catch a
taxi after the show.