We know that visitors come to Yakima all the time and wonder where are the best places to eat in town. Some people visit Yakima and wonder where all the locals like to eat. We have some very picky foodies who have told us which restaurants they recommend for every visitor to Yakima should try. You have to experience at least one of these restaurants before you leave our town.

A special map has been created below just for you with thirty-six (36) restaurants to visit. Each one of these came highly recommended by my local Yakima friends and listeners that posted a comment on my Facebook page. Whether you're in the mood for American flare, pastries, coffee, or a tasty dish of an ethnic variety, there is something on this list for visitors to enjoy during your stay in Yakima, Washington!

Best Restaurants to Visit Recommended by Yakima Locals

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All About BBQ & More (Miz. Dee’s Next Generation) 523 West Yakima Avenue, Yakima, Washington, 98902, United States

Antojitos Mexicanos Restaurant 3512 Summitview Ave, Yakima, WA 98902

Bangkok OMG Thai Kitchen 1901 S 1st St Yakima, WA 98903

Bill's Place 206 S 3rd Ave, Yakima, WA 98902

Cowiche Canyon Kitchen & Icehouse Bar 202 E Yakima Ave, Yakima, WA 98901

Crafted 22 N 1st St, Yakima, WA 98901

E.Z. Tiger 222 E Chestnut Ave, Yakima, WA 98901

El Porton 4808 Tieton Dr, Yakima, WA 98908

Essencia Bakery 4 N 3rd St, Yakima, WA 98901

Famous Burger and Teriyaki 401 W Lincoln Ave, Yakima, WA 98902

Lariat Bar-B-Q 621 W Yakima Ave, Yakima, WA 98902

Lincoln Ave Espresso 1801 W Lincoln Ave, Yakima, WA 98902

Major's Burgers 1705 W Lincoln Ave, Yakima, WA 98902

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Mel's Diner 314 N 1st St, Yakima, WA 98901

Mercedes & Family Mexican Restaurant 2201 W Lincoln Ave, Yakima, WA 98902

Minado Buffet 501 N Front St, Yakima, WA 98901

New York Teriyaki 3710 Fruitvale Blvd, Yakima, WA 98902

Nino's Mexican Grill 4001 Summitview Ave, Yakima, WA 98908

Norm's of Yakima 5 N Front St, Yakima, WA 98901

North Town Coffee 32 N Front St, Yakima, WA 98901

Ozeki Japanese Restaurant 1527 Summitview Ave, Yakima, WA 98902

Provisions Restaurant & Market 2710 Terrace Heights Dr, Yakima, WA 98901

Ron's Taco's & Burgers 1529 W Lincoln Ave Yakima, WA 98902

Salsita Antojitos Mexican Restaurant 902 S Fair Ave, Yakima, WA 98901

Second Street Grill 28 N 2nd St, Yakima, WA 98901

Sports Center of Yakima/Gus's Pizza 214 E Yakima Ave, Yakima, WA 98901

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Sub Shop of Yakima 20 N 2nd St, Yakima, WA 98901

Sumo Hibachi and Sushi 111 E Yakima Ave, Yakima, WA 98901

Tea Garden Thai Restaurant 110 S 4th St, Yakima, WA 98901

The Pub of Yakima 5110 Tieton Dr, Yakima, WA 98908

WaterFire Restaurant 4000 Creekside Loop, Yakima, WA 98908

Westside Pizza 140 S 72nd Ave Yakima, WA 98908

Winey Dogs 3 N 6th Ave, Yakima, WA 98902

Xochimilcos (for a Margarita) 5110 Tieton Dr Yakima, WA 98908

Yakima Thai Cuisine 14 Staff Sgt Pendelton Way, Yakima, WA 98901

Zesta Cucina 5110 W Tieton Dr, Yakima, WA 98908

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