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4625 South Sherwood Forest Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70816
225-293-4077
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Quality, flavor and value

This is a great little place with flavorful rolls at an affordable price. It's a small place and it can fill up. Loud patrons can be quite annoying. Service is always very pleasant though.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 19, 2015
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Shreveport, Louisiana
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Shreveport, Louisiana
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This is a great little place with flavorful rolls at an affordable price. It's a small place and it can fill up. Loud patrons can be quite annoying. Service is always very pleasant though.

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Columbus, Mississippi
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We have traveled monthly to Baton Rouge for the last 3 years to see family. Why are we always debating, "Where are we going to eat?" Lunch will always be Waka House. It is a perfect small dining area to relax. There is SO MUCH variety on the sushi menu. The staff is wonderful and so helpful. One daughter doesn't... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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66 reviews 66 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We have passed this place a lot and never thought of stopping. I read a few reviews and we decided to give it a try. We were greeted by a very nice young lady. The service was very good. The menu has some really interesting items. The sushi was excellent. The price was good. This is a hidden gem.

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Baton Rouge, LA
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167 reviews 167 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

How much do we love this place!?!?! We stumbled upon this gem years ago and is the only place to go when we have a hunger for sushi. We love the Hayden roll, the mango roll and anything else they make. It's pricey but very much worth it. We normally do take out b/c the restaurant isn't large at all.... More 

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Zachary, Louisiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Very intimate restaurant and lovely decor. Wait staff used to be awesome and with great personality, but they've had some turnover and this is the only place they could improve here. Sushi is ALWAYS good. Not only is the presentation fantastic, the food just could not get better. Favorites are the Katsumoto, the Hayden, the Waka Crunchy, snow crab naruto,... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
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56 reviews 56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

My family and friends have eaten here numerous times. They have many specialty rolls, or you can get Nigiri sushi or sashimi. Every thing is fresh and thry have great sauces on some of the rolls. Service is excellent and the staff will make suggestions if asked. I return again and again.

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Hockessin, Delaware
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

We were hungry for some sushi and so we looked online and found Waka House. We walked in to the cutest little sushi restaurant. The staff was really helpful in explaining different menu items and making suggestions and were always attentive. We ordered a few rolls, gyoza and a shrimp appetizer. All were delicious. We will definitely be back!

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

After trying this sushi place and atleast 30 others, it is safe to say that this is, hands down, the best sushi I have ever tasted. No matter what you order, you are sure to have the freshest, most delish tasting sushi served up. Even better, it is a very intimate non-crowded atmosphere, and the prices are very reasonable compared... More 

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Baton Rouge, La.
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

FORGET fancy, big names in sushi. All you want to consume is right here at WAKA HOUSE. Start the meal with the sake sampler. Very interesting to compare 4 or 5 different sake. Make it a real treat by having your companion mix them up so you a really doing a blind taste test! Yes, the pricier one is just... More 

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

I frequent this place because it is close to my office. The sushi is really good quality. It's very intimate and great for a date. When I get takeout, it is always fresh, and always good. It's much better than the other sushi restaurant in the same shopping center.

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Address: 4625 South Sherwood Forest Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70816
Phone Number: 225-293-4077
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
Average Prices: USD 4 - 60
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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  • Address: 4625 South Sherwood Forest Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70816
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: 225-293-4077

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 60
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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