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Tsunami Restaurant & Sushi Bar

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2223 S Highland Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84106 (1100 East)
(801) 467-5545
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sushi is outstanding with sushi chefs who are committed to delivering unique and exceptional sushi rolls. Fish is always fresh and you can watch them bone the fish at the sushi bar, inbetween making rolls. Highly recommended. Great outside seating in summer, spring and fall.

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Thank RoxandRay
Oxford, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped-in with friends while on a business trip. We decided to just try anything and everything was amazing. A MUST try is the Elk sushi. Brilliant.

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Thank Jim C
New Orleans
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150 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

We started with small plates. The Calamari was light and flavor full. The Salmon filled Rangoon and the Beef were terrific. We enjoyed the Sushi rolls that were fresh and well portioned. Our service was on point and it was nice to not have to wait forever for the rolls to show up.

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Thank Gasdoggie
Boise, Idaho
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211 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Four of us went to Tsunami Sugarhouse on Sunday evening. The place wasn't crowded, yet there were enough diners make it a fun atmosphere. We had a variety of rolls -- TIger, Aloha, one with habanero sauce, and two others off the specials menu. They were all delicious. The flavored sakes (hot) were an interesting switch on a sushi staple.... More 

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Thank StuartGustafson
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

As always great food and great service We go for lunch about once a month It is always so good They have a great selection of Saki too

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Thank Nancy L
Salt Lake City, Utah
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96 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

The food here is fresh and excellent. The rolls and Sashimi are very fresh and appetizing. The box meals here are also excellent though I would go with rolls if you want a bit more to eat. I don't think you could go wrong no matter what you select. The service and atmosphere are very nice. The dining room and... More 

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Thank Jill D
Salt Lake City, Utah
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101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

Fresh taste, beautifully presented, the rice is perfectly cooked and just the right texture. Everything blended together perfectly. After a couple of their specialty rolls which were excellent, we decided to get a plate of their vegetarian tempura it was light ,crispy and delicious. They even have a terrific homemade tasting desserts. We had the chocolate truffle cheesecake. The service... More 

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Thank ABroad1
Paauilo, Hawaii
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

I ordered sashimi which was of good quality but it was expensive, especially the uni. The chef was great and made up an excellent roll, I think it was calledThe Executive.

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Thank NediHI
Detroit, Michigan, United States
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

Was one of the only sushi places open on a Sunday, but happy I gave it a try. Nice variety offered and enjoyed my dinner. Staff was also very friendly.

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Thank LGeb11
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

I didn't love this place, but I didn't dislike it either. The sushi was good. The service was fine. It was a bit expensive. We left $70 poorer, and not quite full. My favorite roll was the Lobster. Chances are, I won't go back, not because I was disappointed, but rather it just wasn't my favorite. If I could give... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2223 S Highland Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84106
    (1100 East)
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: (801) 467-5545
Description
Tsunami offers diners exquisite Japanese-inspired cuisine in an exciting, contemporary setting. From the freshest sushi to amazingly tender baby back ribs, Tsunami's menu offers choices for the most discriminating palate. Whether you're in for a quick business lunch or out for a romantic dinner, the friendly, knowledgeable staff will provide a memorable dining experience. Voted Best Sushi, Best Power Lunch, and Best Upscale Casual Dining in Utah!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?