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Heisei Restaurant

1048 Sagamore Pkwy W #C, West Lafayette, IN 47906
765.463.1682
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
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West Lafayette, Indiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Heisei is one of those places you might miss because of its location - a nondescript strip mall a bit outside the main part of town - but it's definitely a local favorite (one of two good sushi places, the other being Maru). The interior is very pleasant, with a mix of seating options, including your basic table, the sushi... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

While I do enjoy Sushi, I am by no means a connoisseur. That being said, I can definitely tell the difference between low-end pre-cooked mass market sushi, semi-fresh Target-like sushi, and well prepared restaurant level sushi. Heisei definitely falls in the last category and puts up a strong show in both value, taste, and presentation. I especially enjoy the floor... More

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Southern Pines, North Carolina
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26 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Went there for dinner, not a fan of waiting but after eating here its definitely worth the wait. Service and food were both awesome. The staff was super friendly and fun to chat with; we sat at the sushi bar. Looking forward to a return visit.

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Moorhead, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Heisei is an excellent Japanese restaurant. Actually West Lafayette is lucky that it has two. The other one is Sushi Maru in downtown. Heisei offers excellent service and food. Prices are modest and the atmosphere calming and comfortable. It is a pretty complete package for Japanese dining. I highly recommend it.

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West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Dinner combinations are all awesome. You can not go wrong with Katsu Curry either. And of cause they have best sushi in town!

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Heisei's lunch special is very awesome. You can have a country pork steak with Japanese curry for under 10 bucks. Their Tuesday's sushi special is always good. They even offer Takoyaki these days(not on their menu). They lose one star just because of their weird opening hours. They close on Sats noon and all day Sunday.

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Arriving to the area at the time of the local Japanese-American automobile plant across the Wabash River, this restaurant is a place to meet old friends and make new ones. There are private dining areas, as well a common dining area. Presentation is pleasant and many it's a nice place to go for more formally nice dining in a shopping... More

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Moorhead, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013 via mobile

This was my third time at Heisei. The place is attractive and the service attentive. The food is plentiful in portions larger than many Japanese restaurants. The fish is good and the bento very generous in size. Service is swift be courteous. Highly recommended for that part of town. The other good sushi place is Maru near Purdue. Both are... More

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

I've lived in Seattle, Chicago, Boston, DC, Baltimore and in SE Asia. And this is the best sushi. Period. You really can't go wrong on the menu. There's a reason why so many Japanese students go here!!

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West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

Best sushi in Lafayette, easily. The special rolls are very authentic and the price is fair for the amount you get. Sushi menu is excellent, but the full menu has lots of other very good options as well.

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