Tsubaki Japanese Restaurant, now Tsubaki by Koi, has officially flung open its doors once again, much to the delight of its loyal customers.

We reported on September 19th, that the Lafayette community received disheartening news when a notice was posted on the restaurant's door, announcing its temporary closure "until further notice." This announcement left fans of Tsubaki's delectable offerings wondering about its future.

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The closure came as a shock to many, with Zoe Petijean being among the first to bring the news to the Lafayette community's attention. She shared a photo of the closure sign on the Foodies of Lafayette Facebook Group. The sign conveyed a message of hope, assuring patrons that it was not a goodbye but a "see you soon." It further revealed that the closure was part of a transition involving a change in ownership, a refurbishment, and new management. The sign read, "We promise to amaze and excite you. It will be worth the wait! See you soon!"

Introducing Tsubaki by Koi

Now, the wait is over, and the restaurant has made its comeback with a fresh start. Under new management and a new name, Tsubaki by Koi, the restaurant has undergone a transformation. Not only has the management changed, but the menu has also been updated to offer an even more exciting array of Japanese cuisine.

One of the notable additions to their offerings is the introduction of Hibachi at lunch, giving patrons an opportunity to enjoy the sizzling and savory experience that hibachi cooking provides. Additionally, Tsubaki by Koi has introduced a happy hour special from Monday to Thursday, running from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, allowing guests to unwind and enjoy their favorite dishes and drinks at a special price. On weekends, the restaurant is open from 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM.

Now Open and Taking Reservations

The reopening of Tsubaki by Koi has been met with eager anticipation, and the community is excited to once again savor the authentic flavors and warm ambiance that this restaurant has long been known for. Whether it's a special occasion, a casual lunch, or a delightful dinner, Tsubaki by Koi invites its valued customers to experience their renewed commitment to excellence and flavor.

For those who have been eagerly waiting for this moment, Tsubaki by Koi is now accepting reservations, and the new beginning promises to delight and satisfy the taste buds of Lafayette residents once more.

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