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Tough City Sushi

350 Main Street, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-725-2021
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi” (152 reviews)
“tempura” (14 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
350 Main Street, Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service, prices and a fanstasic view. Crazy Ron is the owner and is very entertaining. One of the favorite places to visit

Thank bear1002016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious fresh sushi. We sat outside on the patio and it was wonderful to eat and enjoy the view of the ocean. There were blankets available for everyone to use as it cooled down quite a bit at night. We enjoyed a variety of nigiri,...More

Thank traveltheworld461
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to chill, enjoy great food and local wine, along with watching other people having a great time Food and drinks were great value Staff were excellent professional courteous and friendly Closes early but I think all restaurants do j this town...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Piece by piece this Tofino legend , lots of fabulous sushi , sushi on a different level especially in Tofino ,as good as Japan 😜 and crazy ron he makes the whole experience even better , Tough City , crazy Ron & the sushi is...More

Thank Diamondzar
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something easy and tasty after the long drive to Tofino. Our server was disinterested and sloooow. The sushi was poorly rolled and sliced into stingy bites. The taste was there, but diminished by the rest of the experience.

3  Thank Sconapuppy
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We had a most wonderful dinner at Tough City Sushi. We sat on the peaceful veranda with views of the water and marveling at the blue sea and tree covered hills. As a bonus, seaplanes flew in and out. Service was pleasant though not attentive...More

Thank DulciTraveler
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Friends and I wanted a quick meal after a long drive to Tofino. Meal took forever, server was mia the whole time and meal was way over priced. 18% tip was apparently already included, but server definitely did nothing to deserve such. As someone who...More

2  Thank DarrenAnderson9999
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

This Japanese style restaurant is right on the waters edge overlooking a marina and the islands just off the coast. They have a veranda outside where you can eat and they provide blankets in case it's chilly. The food is great. Sushi and tampora abound....More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Love this place! It has some of the best sushi in BC. Their pacific roll is to die for and California rolls with Dungeness crab shouldn't be missed...actually any roll with dungeness crab shouldn't be missed. Albacore tuna sashimi is fabulous. Great views from the...More

Thank nanaimoboy
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Friendly efficient staff, tasty sushi and great location - it's right on the waterfront so you can watch the marine world go by. They have a deck outside or you can sit by the window. It wasn't too busy when we went and service was...More

Thank J H
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27 July 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, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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