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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Samurai

239 Decatur St. Send to Phone
504-525-9595

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Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner nightly
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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Samurai Restaurant Review

: Just a few steps from the always-bustling House of Blues is this longtime French-Quarter standby for fresh, pungent sushi creations and familiar Japanese specialties. Pale woods and soft lighting accent the smartly minimal design of the restaurant’s new location. At the 10-seat sushi bar, owner Atsushi Morishita and three helpers nimbly compose some of the city’s most reliable sushi and sashimi, among them a spicy barbecue squid, delicately earthy enoki mushroom, and barbecue eel. You’ll also find nigirizushi, the cigar-shaped rice nuggets topped with raw or cooked fish, and makizushi, rolls of seafood and vegetables in rice-and-seaweed wrappers.



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