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Waka House

4625 S Sherwood Forest Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70816-4465
+1 225-293-4077
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
26 Mar 2018
“A hidden gem on Sherwood Forest in BR!”
24 May 2017
“Fantastic ”
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
4625 S Sherwood Forest Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70816-4465
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Reviewed March 26, 2018

Tiny little place but the menu is amazing and the sushi is always fresh and delicious! Great place for lunch. Try one of the specialty roles....some of the best in town!

Thank AmyLTiger
Reviewed June 21, 2017

I went here with my cousin when he came in town and it was just ok. It did not stand out at all. I was not impressed with their food but the cost was a little costy. Even though I did not pay for it...More

Thank Chenetra H
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

Best sushi around. I seriously eat here at least once a week. It's always fresh and everyone is so friendly.

Thank courtney c
Reviewed May 23, 2016

I used to love Waka House. I ate there at least once a week. I don't know how many times the chef or owners changed, but every time I have gone there in 2015 and 2015, the food stays about the same but the food...More

Thank Rjbrumfield90
Reviewed June 19, 2015

This is a great little place with flavorful rolls at an affordable price. It's a small place and it can fill up. Loud patrons can be quite annoying. Service is always very pleasant though.

Thank Sienaphile
Reviewed April 25, 2015

We have traveled monthly to Baton Rouge for the last 3 years to see family. Why are we always debating, "Where are we going to eat?" Lunch will always be Waka House. It is a perfect small dining area to relax. There is SO MUCH...More

Thank T N
Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

We have passed this place a lot and never thought of stopping. I read a few reviews and we decided to give it a try. We were greeted by a very nice young lady. The service was very good. The menu has some really interesting...More

Thank EAN_Diver
Reviewed May 13, 2014

How much do we love this place!?!?! We stumbled upon this gem years ago and is the only place to go when we have a hunger for sushi. We love the Hayden roll, the mango roll and anything else they make. It's pricey but very...More

Thank nola1961
Reviewed August 15, 2013

Very intimate restaurant and lovely decor. Wait staff used to be awesome and with great personality, but they've had some turnover and this is the only place they could improve here. Sushi is ALWAYS good. Not only is the presentation fantastic, the food just could...More

1  Thank BayouBelle_1355
Reviewed July 1, 2013

My family and friends have eaten here numerous times. They have many specialty rolls, or you can get Nigiri sushi or sashimi. Every thing is fresh and thry have great sauces on some of the rolls. Service is excellent and the staff will make suggestions...More

1  Thank Mark M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4625 S Sherwood Forest Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70816-4465
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-293-4077
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