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Tsunami Restaurant & Sushi Bar

2223 S Highland Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84106-3672
+1 801-467-5545
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi rolls” (12 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2223 S Highland Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84106-3672
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We like to walk over from the movie theater to Tsunami after a show. The service is always good and we like the food whatever we order. Typically sushi or tempura.

Thank John S
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Tried this place for the first time after a movie. The beer was good and cold. Some of our order was quite good, while some was quite tasteless. Have definitely had better overall elsewhere.

Thank cmrdan
Reviewed July 28, 2018

The five of us went to an 11:30 movie next door before coming in here for lunch. We shared a few rolls (two were from their Daily Specials); some of us had a cold Kirin beer, and it was VERY COLD! Joe P. was an...More

Thank StuartGustafson
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

The food was very decent, and the wait staff was great. I highly recommend the Jenny roll. Gyoza was amazing. Unfortunately the restrooms were very awkwardly placed at the very front near the hostess stand, and they were absolutely disgusting. Picture a gas station bathroom,...More

Thank DanStout99
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Not bad, but Takashi and Saba are much better and higher quality, and oddly, better priced. I spent more money here and was not impressed. Even the waitresses need more training. I finished my first sushi roll, and my waitress walked by and told me...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

I think when eating Sushi in Utah you kind of have to expect to be underwhelmed. I have tried a lot of different sushi places in Salt Lake and I truly think Tsunami is overall, the best. While it's true that some places downtown have...More

Thank Madison_barker
Reviewed January 5, 2018

Traffic was really backed up to get on the freeway, so we pulled in here to try it out. My husband and I shared the Chicken Katsu plate, which also had tempura-battered veggies and a couple of gyoza. The Katsu sauce is my favorite. He...More

Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

my family and I eat a lot of sushi and this is by far the best restaurant we have found! If you’re adventurous then you should ask for the green muscle shooter, every time we come we have to order it, absolutely amazing!

Thank amydanielle1
Reviewed November 27, 2017

Great sushi at a reasonable price! The guys at the sushi bar are fantastic, good humored and attentive. Be sure to try the B.T.C. roll.....

Thank 1466martin
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Sadly couldn’t get on waitlist before we got there but there is a 4 seat bar (yay!) for while you wait. Sat at sushi bar and talked fish with Shane. We asked about the freshest fish and had 3 great rolls. One was Shane’s creation...More

Thank RandJMiley
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Kent T
October 11, 2016|
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Response from XTRMJV | Reviewed this property |
This sushi place is Ok for Rolls, not sushime. I would order from Tokashi in Downtown Salt Lake City, off of Main Street near Market street grill. They have the best Sushi in UTAH.. Good luck and enjoy life..
April 19, 2015|
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Response from Jose092445 | Reviewed this property |
You will have to go to the restaurant and once they swipe your card could tell the balance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2223 S Highland Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84106-3672
    (1100 East)
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-467-5545
  • E-mail
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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