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Tsunami Sushi

412 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501-7014
+1 337-234-3474
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (38 reviews)
“edamame” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
412 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501-7014
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

I can always count on Tsunami to make me feel at home again. The wait staff never make me feel bad for special ordering my sushi roll, love the edamame and the chocolate martini is to die for. The staff is always friendly and I...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided to visit Tsunami sushi for the second time after many years. The first time we were disappointed that the place was way too loud and we could hardly talk to each other, sitting at a table. So we gave it...More

Thank travellerboost
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Arrived a bit earlier than our reservation, but was seated promptly. Ambience is nice. You can sit at the counter and watch sushi being made. After ordering edamame, we ordered a mix of raw and cooked sushi. My son loves raw sushi and ate it...More

Thank tanyac41
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We stumbled on this place while walking downtown lafayette. It was super yummy. The oyster appetizer was awesome.

Thank leepaco1967
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have been here a few times. We have eaten sushi all over the US and this one is up at the top for us. Great staff and amazing fresh fish. Try the fresh Wasabi. You will not be disappointed dining here...More

Thank Kyle M
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Every time I'm in Lafayette I stop here for lunch. They always have great, fresh sushi and have a wide selection.

Thank MD S S
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Three of us had a fantastic lunch here last week. The service was outstanding the the sushi was incredible. I loved sitting at the sushi bar and was super impressed when the sushi chef was able to provide me with some Gluten free soya sauce....More

Thank Kathryn-and-Rob
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Craving sushi while on business in Lafayette, I found Tsunami on TripAdvisor. Located in downtown, it is a nice area for dinner. My friend and I chose to sit at the preparation table to see the food being prepared. It added to the fun. Really...More

Thank Christiana A
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Went the night of a UL game and the restaurant was quite pleasant!! :) Service was good, food was excellent as usual! A friend had the sumo steak, which was a master piece!!

Thank l r
Reviewed 21 September 2016

For the combination, quantity, flavor, and price, the Transbestbite will not leave you disappointed!!

Thank Robyn H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501-7014
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette Parish  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 337-234-3474
Tsunami is Lafayette's culinary escape. It opened in 2000 in the historic downtown arts and entertainment district. It fancies itself as the hippest eatery in the 337. LA flare with southern care!
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