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Tsunami Japanese Restaurant - CLOSED

215 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2633
+1 843-965-5281
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
10 Aug 2016
“Very nice place, great atmosphere and good prices!”
27 Jan 2016
“Ok but I have had much better”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
215 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2633
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

The décor was pleasing to the eye with a somewhat modern and futuristic lighting. The food was OK in taste-nothing exceptional. It was hard to get our waitress's attention and finally had to flag her to pay our check.

1  Thank S G
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We love sushi so before our trip I searched reviews for a reasonably priced sushi restaurant in Charleston. We came on a Tuesday and they had a special so we got sake, potstickers, two rolls, and then one extra roll all for a great price....More

1  Thank Katelyn_10
Reviewed 18 June 2015

while on vacation we decided to stop in for dinner. Place was near empty, we were seated in the front and service was prompt. We ordered noodles, sushi rolls and a chirachi bowl. It all arrived in order and was wonderful. That was the last...More

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 6 June 2015

The restaurant was good about accomodating a large group of people for a business dinner. The food was delicious, and there are plenty of choices. I look forward to going back again.

Thank mscarol81
Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

Food was great. On par with my local hibachi place. The Saki was great. Especially the passion fruit. Work of warning as I didn't listen to my waitress. Don't drink the coconut saki. It smells and taste like sun tan lotion. Not that I have...More

Thank Myke I
Reviewed 8 May 2015

I've been to Tsunami (the location in Charleston, SC) about 6 or 7 times and every time, the food and service have always been the same (so, the food is always amazing and the service is always poop). My boyfriend and I go to Tsunami...More

Thank August W
Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

Stop in Monday April 6th about 9:30 enjoy some sushi. The place wasn't that busy except for the bar. We were greeted and seated by the hostess. Where we sat approximately 8-10 minutes without once being spoken to by any of the four employees that...More

1  Thank Jason C
Reviewed 31 March 2015 via mobile

We stopped here for late lunch around 3:30, and it was amazing. There was no one there but us, service was outstanding! Our sushi was 3.50 a roll and amazing! Shrimp tempura was perfect!! Right downtown by everything!! Go here u won't b disappointed!

Reviewed 23 March 2015

We sat behind a table of men cellebrating a bachelor party. One of that party approached a white man and 2 girls and basically tried to convibpnce the girls to go to his hotel to make N word happy cause they had big dicks. He...More

Thank Claudia A
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

This was my first time eating sushi. I was a little hesitant, but our server Jessie steering me in the right direction with the Nemo Roll. It was delicious, and she was so attentive. Best service I've experienced on the peninsula. I definitely recommend tsunami...More

Thank Kayeva
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2633
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-965-5281
Tsunami is a modern Asian cuisine and sushi restaurant with a full bar where providing an exceptional dining experience is our priority. The freshest ingredients ensure exquisite meals from the fun, creative atmosphere of our sushi bar to the intimate tabletop dining in our exotic interiors. Tsunami also offers Japanese tempura, pot stickers, tataki, hibachi and other Asian dishes. We slice our fish to order and create artful presentations to please both the eye and palate. Whether on a date or with a group of friends Tsunami is the perfect place for a night out. Come experience Tsunami, a new approach to hip, sophisticated Asian cuisine.
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