Dig Baton Rouge

Umami Japanese Bistro

$30 Prix Fixe

Discover a new flavor, U M A M I. It’s what your tastebuds have been longing for.

umami: a loan word from the Japanese which can be translated as a “pleaseant savory taste, is one of the five basic tastes (together with sweetness, sourness, bitterness and saltiness).



Umami Salad

Spring mix, cucumbers, seaweed and red onions tossed in our house made miso vinaigrette, topped with feta cheese

Snow Crab Salad

Snow crab surrounded by sliced avocado, topped with masago & sesame seeds

Salmon Summer Roll

Fresh salmon, carrots, avocado, cucumber & mixed greens wrapped in rice paper, served with our house made sweet chili sauce


Tuna Crisp

Fried corn tortilla layered with fresh tuna, red onions & avocado, topped with mixed greens, cilantro, feta cheese & our sweet chili glaze

Mount Fuji

Snow crab wrapped with salmon & baked in masago sauce, topped with eel sauce, sesame seeds, green onions & tempura flakes

Sashimi Sample

Chef’s choice, 10 pieces


Snow Crab Hangover

Fresh ramen served in a spicy miso broth, snow crab, soft boiled egg, shiitake mushroom, corn and cilantro

Geishi Roll

Fresh tuna, salmon, whitefish, snow crab, masago & avocado in soy paper, topped with thinly sliced lemon

Cajun Roll

Snow crab, cucumber & avocado smothered in spicy crawfish baked in house creole sauce, topped with eel sauce, tempura flakes, green onion & sesame seeds


Tax, gratuity and beverage not included. Reservations are strongly recommended! 


Prix Fixe Menu Hours: Monday – Thursday 5pm-9:30pm, Friday – Saturday 5pm – 10:30pm


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