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Tatsu Japanese Bistro

1441 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, British Columbia V5L 3X8, Canada
604-558-2285
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Ranked #142 of 2,817 Restaurants in Vancouver
Cuisines: Japanese
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London, England, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Having been to Japan last year, we're always a bit nervous about Japanese restaurants elsewhere in the world. However, this restaurant ticked all the right boxes. The food was delicious, well prepared, and the whole atmosphere felt very authentic. There's also a strong animal welfare ethic, a lot of the fish on the menu seemed to have the OceanWise logo... More

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Luang Prabang, Laos
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Good quality tasty Japanese food . Brown rice option . Excellent choice. We had the Teriyaki and included was a great portion of vegetables as well. We had to get our own water and collect the menu so service was lacking , but the food quality made up for this and the price.

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Belle Mead, NJ
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My wife and I do not eat Japanese food often enough to comment on the quality at Tatsu Japanese Bistro versus other Japanese restaurants. However, the dinner we had was very good and at a reasonable price. The restaurant is very small so can be crowded. Also, the service was slow as we (and the man next to us) had... More

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

OceanWise seafood here. No farmed fish and only sustainably caught seafood - so no dolphins suffered in the process to satiate our appetites for seafood. The presentation is great, very fresh, all at a great price!

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Monrovia, Liberia
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76 reviews 76 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Came for lunch with a friend and was impressed by the quality (and quantity) of food! I ordered a set menu which came with sunomono (which they generously subbed octopus and surf clam for the shrimp which I am allergic to), a miso soup AND an udon noodle soup, sashimi, nigiri sushi, california roll, chicken teriyaki and fruit. Needless to... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We come here about every other week and are always pleased with the service and great menu and seafood. Visit Tatsu and Go wild salmon only and avoid that toxic farmed salmon at other places.

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Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Wow, a really good sushi restaurant on commercial drive a year after we moved further east! Still worth coming back for, this place is really fresh and authentically Asian. Super value and comfortable setting, it's one of our go to places. The presentation is exceptional.

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Vancouver, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Unfortunately we walked past this restaurant so many times and just never happened to go in! We were searching tripadvisor for sushi on Commercial drive and found this place. Tatsu has become our favorite sushi restaurant. We do mostly order rolls and tuna tataki, so I can't speak to the sashimi but everything seems very fresh. It is definitely prepared... More

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013 via mobile

Has an easy-going "neighborhood" feel but the food is of the highest order. Thick-cut, super-fresh sashimi that melted in the mouth - the scallops in particular were a joy. Well executed sushi with just the right texture, temperature and sweetness. Wish could have ordered more - there were so many rolls to choose from. But it's not just the signature... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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71 reviews 71 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

The sushi here is not as amazing as some of the other sushi places on the drive, but it is still pretty good. What makes Tatsu a winner is the environment. There is nowhere else on the Drive this trendy, and affordable. Your dinner will come with garnishes cut into fun shapes, and a few fresh berries. Yum? Plus, the... More

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Address: 1441 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, British Columbia V5L 3X8, Canada
Phone Number: 604-558-2285
Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver
Cuisine: Japanese

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