We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Rockn' Sake Bar & Sushi

Certificate of Excellence
Arts District / Warehouse District
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
823 Fulton St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1705
(504) 581-7253
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Wed 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

102 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 99: English reviews
Abita Springs, Louisiana
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I frequent this place because their sushi chef Benny Tampubolom. He knows how to customize the food for regulars like us. He is super nice and knowledgable about sushi and sashimi as well as many different types of cooking with fish. The restaurant music is a bit loud for our taste, but it is for a younger... More 

Thank Sophia L
Kinder, Louisiana
Level Contributor
17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I will not go to New Orleans without going to Rock n' Sake!!! Wow!!! No hibachi but that doesn't matter, the food and place is great! Hard to find but worth it!!!

Thank sav3367
New Orleans, Louisiana
Level Contributor
42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

It's loud, it's busy, and I really enjoyed it. If you are looking for a quiet evening this is not the place to go. If you want great sushi, great music, and great service then I recommend Rockn' Saki. We had a party of twenty and they did a great job with us. Will be back.

Thank H470CSstevenb
Columbus, Ohio
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Your basic standard sushi restaurant including the prices. Not a great drink menu. The sushi was good but nothing I couldn't have gotten at a sushi place at home.

Thank David M
Saint Simons Island, Georgia
Level Contributor
18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

I have eaten at Rockn' Sake several times. They have the freshest sushi in town. The sushi chefs are very talented and have a great personality. I recommend sitting at the sushi bar. They have some very interesting dishes that are sure to please. On Tuesday nights they have specials. They offer the LSU roll for $5 (ordinarily $13) -... More 

Thank SMB123456
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

One person in our party was recovering from a stroke and needed some assistance getting to the table- it's loud, dark, and busy in this restaurant. The manager made a sweeping assumption that he was intoxicated and instructed the server to not serve him alcohol. This offended everyone in the group. The manager could have come to talk with us... More 

Thank jinpink
Orange County, California
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Amazing sushi experience in the warehouse area of New Orleans! Edgar is a master!!! From the moment you walk in it is a great experience!

Thank ediecarpenter
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Was recommended by the hotel( le meredien)! Got there by 5:15 and it got real crowded by 5:45. The order came fast & the fish was ausome.

Thank Leonard L
Largo, Florida, USA
Level Contributor
155 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I was in town for a convention and staying at the Marriott next door. I stopped in for some dinner and didnt expect much it was a great place. The atmosphere is really nice and the staff was friendly and attentive. To top it off the sushi was delicious and very fairly priced. If your near by its worth the... More 

Thank Rschrader
SF Bay Area
Level Contributor
280 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

This is a very popular restaurant close to the convention center. I went with a group so we ordered many different items. Everything was good except that I'm not a fan of crabstick and it was difficult to keep track of which items had that in it once everything arrived at the table. Other than that, they had some very... More 

Thank EBTravelGirl

Travelers who viewed Rockn' Sake Bar & Sushi also viewed

New Orleans, LA

Been to Rockn' Sake Bar & Sushi? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 823 Fulton St, New Orleans, LA 70130-1705
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Arts District / Warehouse District
  • Neighborhood: Arts District / Warehouse District
  • Phone Number: (504) 581-7253

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Rockn' Sake Bar & Sushi staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Arts District / Warehouse District

Neighborhood Profile
Arts District / Warehouse District
Once a thriving industrial zone, today this district is home to a buzzing arts scene with an amazing assortment of galleries, boutiques, and studios having moved in and set up shop throughout the disused warehouses for which the area is so well known. Much of the art you'll come across here is local in scope, ownership and inspiration. However, among the many old brick warehouses are modern structures of steel and glass housing large-scale cultural institutions of national prominence such as the National World War II Museum, the Contemporary Arts Center, and the Ogden Museum of Southern Art. Just as eye catching as what’s on view inside the galleries and museums is the chance to see your ship come in at the Julia Street Cruise Terminal, which serves as a wistful reminder of the city’s historic maritime prominence.