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Tough City Sushi

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350 Main Street, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-725-2021
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi” (163 reviews)
“tempura” (14 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
350 Main Street, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a visit. Food is good. View is nice. Artifacts are priceless. Value is good Food is delicious. Make a reservation!

Thank CharlieHawk
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Everything about this place was quirky - the staff, the decor, the clientele, the food. The restaurant interior was so...intriguing...we almost plumped for eating inside. The view from the outdoor eating balcony was too good to miss though. Admittedly not the absolute finest sushi rice...More

Thank The_Gastro_Gnome
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Tough City Sushi is an iconic restaurant in Tofino. The head Sushi chef has been there on our last several visits. The ambiance is spectacular overlooking straits and Deadman islets. We have actually seen eagles flying in the area. We always enjoyed eating the Shrimp...More

Thank Marty B
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Great sushi, awesome owners, fun atmosphere! The sake is warm, the rolls are generous, and the sashimi tastes as fresh as can be.

Thank Oceanlifeforeva
Reviewed March 11, 2018

We walked in this restaurant for dinner in June 2017. The staff were very friendly, the surroundings were quaint and the views were fabulous. The sushi was surprisingly good and the rolls were a standout. This is a good choice for a reasonable meal in...More

Thank tdeakon
Reviewed January 19, 2018

Coming from Montreal, staying in Ucluelet, my daughter - who is a biologist - and I spent 8 days exploring in and around the Pacific Rim National Park in Vancouver Island. This was in the beginning of November of last year (2017) and we inevitably...More

Thank Roger G
Reviewed December 7, 2017

Our family (2 adults, grandmother and a toddler) enjoyed the great food and great views. The service was great too, o Great views over the sea. Our toddler especially enjoyed playing with wooden sushi box!

Thank kristinasouth
Reviewed November 24, 2017

We found the service to be relaxed, people of all ages, able to work with allergies and vary the menu it was also in a great location. Food was awesome! I would highly recommend a window seat.

Thank margaretsZ7349MA
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

Eight of us spent a couple of days at Tofino/Long Beach. We chose Tough City Sushi for one of our dinners. The restaurant has a great ocean view. Having said that, the sushi, tempura were average at best. The surfer woman serving us was delightful....More

Thank VancouverIslanders41
Reviewed October 20, 2017

Tough City Sushi is right on the waterfront and has lots of parking out front, and along Main Street. As soon as you walk in you'll be greeted by Crazy Joe and the whacky decorations. The restaurant was half empty the night we went for...More

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July 26, 2016|
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Response from jdagasso | Reviewed this property |
Smiling budda roll is my favourite and I get it every time I go there, but it is very expensive for one roll
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 Main Street, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District  >  Clayoquot Sound  >  Tofino
  • Phone Number: +1 250-725-2021
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