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Maru Sushi

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111 North Chauncey Avenue, West Lafayette, IN 47906-3003, West Lafayette, IN
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5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery

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  • 28
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  • 18
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  • 4
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  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
The kinda sushi that makes you full

I used to come here with my friends on weekends to enjoy some sushi. We only order sushi because it's not the kinda sushi that you eat in elegant places. It will get you full and the portions are generous. The sushi here is not very authentic, but who cares. It's nice. Some sushi rolls are fried... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
Abzollo
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West Lafayette, Indiana
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West Lafayette, Indiana
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41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

I used to come here with my friends on weekends to enjoy some sushi. We only order sushi because it's not the kinda sushi that you eat in elegant places. It will get you full and the portions are generous. The sushi here is not very authentic, but who cares. It's nice. Some sushi rolls are fried for god's sakes,... More 

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Indiana
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53 reviews 53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We are repeat customers! We love Maru's sushi! We always have great service every time we are here! Some of our favorite Sushi rolls are the Vegas Roll, Purdue Roll, Play Girl and Play Boy. We also like their dish that comes in a "sizzle" pot. I am not sure he name of it but it's very good!

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Lafayette, Indiana
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59 reviews 59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Fresh, creative maki rolls, nigiri, and sashimi. Lunch boxes are well made and satisfying. Meat and noodle dishes are quite tasty. Fast, friendly service. This is one of my regular places for lunch with friends.

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Chalmers, Indiana
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208 reviews 208 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

My wife is not a big fan of sushi. Prior to this meal she had experienced sushi at a different place and did not like it. On this trip, surprisingly she tried it one more time. Much to our surprise she liked it. It is amazing what sushi artists can do with their food. We had a California grouping of... More 

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Maru sushi is a popular restaurant walking distance from Purdue, and one of a few places I visit repeatedly during the school year. I like to go with friends and colleagues, and it's presentable enough that I'd take someone there for lunch who was interviewing for a job at Purdue. Their food is nicely done, with a good array of... More 

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Boston, MA
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

OK - I'm comparing this restaurant to the ones at home in Boston. The sushi here was great, big portions and really cheap prices. (Cheaper than what I pay at the grocery store in Boston) I really enjoyed the playboy roll. I definitely recommend this restaurant. Get there early or you wait standing up (and it's crowded).

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

If you're a local, go! If you're visiting campus, or one of the great attractions in Lafayette/West Lafayette, make time to eat at Maru Sushi! Without question, one of the best restaurants I've eaten at. Sushi is absolutely fantastic, prices are very reasonable, and service is top-notch. In a cool location, with lots of neat stores surrounding it. WE LOVE... More 

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

All around a great place for stellar sushi. My wife and I go at least once per month. We highly recommend it. Only downside is the size and lack of seating.

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Rome, Italy
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I've been at this restaurant many times when I was working at Purdue. During the semester the place is very busy at lunch, so there's a waiting list with names at the entrance. I've always ordered sushi, but they serve also Korean food. Rolls are usually tasty, in particular the elaborate ones such as the Playboy which I would definitely... More 

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Indiana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

A couple of friends and I were looking for some good sushi but our first choice was closed on Sunday so we looked up other options and found Maru Shishi in West Lafayette. After searching for a parking place (this place is in the "village" of Purdue's campus so parking is very limited during the school year) we found our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 111 North Chauncey Avenue, West Lafayette, IN 47906-3003, West Lafayette, IN
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  West Lafayette

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?