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99 Victoria Street, Wellington, New Zealand
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Ranked #165 of 635 restaurants in Wellington
Cuisines: Japanese
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English first
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Went to Tatsushi on Victoria Street for a birthday lunch. It is a very small restaurant but busy busy busy. It does dine in and take out and you can't book for lunch so get in early to secure a table. Food range is excellent and while it does sushi, at lunchtime at least, it is more a takeaway option.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

The menu at this place has very small selection and we have tried several dishes among ourselves for our visit over the two weekends (yes, it was good that we went back second time in about 1-2 weeks)... The dishes that we had was: 1) large sashimi: fresh fish, squid and wasabi is also very fresh and tastes genuine -... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

It was my third time visiting Tatsushi. The first two times were for lunch and dinner and the service was great. The service of this time wasn't that nice. The food was slow, and waitress didn't seem know what she was doing. Not sure whether they are getting tired as it was late lunch hour. The food is great as... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Their rendition of tuna chazuke (tuna broth poured over rice) and steamed homemade tofu are for me a must order. These simple dishes are nostalgic and very nourishing. The sashimi selection is also worth mentioning – highly market based, bringing forth whatever is best, for a $27 sashimi platter expect to try at least six different locally caught fish such... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Tatsushi has been open less than a year and initially only for lunch. It now offers dinner on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. We wanted to go there as it had received an excellent newspaper review and we love Japanese food. Tatsushi is one of a tiny number of Japanese restaurants in Wellington.The owner/chef Tatsushi selects his fish each day... More

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