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Tsunami

#121 of 1,217 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Cooper Young Community Association
American, Seafood, Asian, Contemporary
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928 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-5605
+1 901-274-2556
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17:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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collier
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36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of 14 and the food and service were excellent. We have been there before and will definitely go back.

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Thank judy B
Knoxville, Tennessee
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were in Memphis just for a short time and choice to go back to Tsunami. It was as good as we anticipated. look fro parking beside the restaurant. our reception and seating set the mood in a nice way. service was attentive but not overbearing. we had three courses with appetizers, small plates and desert. I am not usually... More 

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Thank Charlie M
Memphis, Tennessee
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

We went to Tsunami for the first time last night and we will definitely be going back! The service was excellent, Ben came to our table and explained the daily specials and welcomed us as we sat down. The atmosphere of the place was very nice and there was a nice blend of people from casual to dinner attire. The... More 

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Thank deancrna2016
Memphis, Tennessee
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Tsunami is my favorite place to go with my husband for date night in Memphis. Tonight was no exception! We have tried many things over time, but we almost always get the pot stickers as we did last night. Another staple of mine are the scallops. Last night on the small plates menu they were served in a cream sauce... More 

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Thank GrizzGrl
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Memphis! It's a smallish place but has great art and cool decor. I could eat nothing but their potsticker appetizers and ginger donuts, but their entrees are great as well. Try the seabass, the scallops, or one of the small plates if you're not a big eater.

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1 Thank Deborah H
Tel Aviv
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

The restaurant seems to be up to date, good accurate food, but we were very dissappointed from the service. first of all we were seated in a room with nobody else, while there was another room full of people dining. We assumed that there will be people coming, but all of them were seated in the other room. It was... More 

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Thank Zlila
Oakland, California
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106 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

We dined here while visiting family in Memphis. Very enjoyable dinner. Good service very creative dinner entrees. Scallops with curry were brilliant. Likewise the sea bass was lovely.

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Thank mfags
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

The scallops were possibly the best I have ever had and the mussel appetizer was light, tasty and just the right spicy.

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1 Thank Richard K
Midsouth
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

Tsunami was the spot of choice for seven friends to meet for a retirement celebration and general fun time together. We were seated in a comfortable area with plenty of room. Service was spot on - very patient as we took a few attempts to be ready to order at every step. She continued to be a great combination of... More 

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Thank meaniegreen
Memphis, Tennessee
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

We always go to Tsunami for special occasions because this stalwart of Cooper-Young's restaurant explosion never disappoints. Chef Ben Smith's riffs on Pacific Rim flavors are always fresh and exciting, from the ijakaya (appetizers) to the small plates and mains. His signature is the sea bass on black rice, but we also love the Asian nachos, beet salad, shrimp potstickers,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Asian, Contemporary
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 928 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-5605
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Cooper Young Community Association
  • Neighbourhood: Cooper Young Community Association
  • Phone Number: +1 901-274-2556

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?