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Wazaaabi Sushi House

€€ - €€€Japanese, Sushi, Asian
| Av. Bonampak Plaza Peninsula local 9 y 10, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 889 9263
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
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| Av. Bonampak Plaza Peninsula local 9 y 10, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Reviewed 11 April 2014

If your cab driver doesn't know where Wazaaabi is, just tell them Plaza Peninsula. Nice outdoor seating area as well as indoor. Nice atmosphere and bar. The sushi was beautifully presented and incredibly tasty. Huge menu of rolls with pictures. Descriptions are in Spanish, so......More

1  Thank Jodi T
Reviewed 7 April 2014

We have eaten at Wazaaabi several times when it first opened. The food was always fresh and great. We recently visited after 3 years and were extremely disappointed. The edamame was old with no crunch. The sushi was served warm when it is generally cold....More

3  Thank CancunBruja
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Reviewed 3 April 2014

This was the first time we went to this restaurant thinking that it was an excellent oriental cuisine non the less we found that it does not compare at all with others. The menu is not in English and it is confusing. Once you order...More

Thank Silvia L
Reviewed 2 April 2014

I have been to Wazaaabi like 4 times in the last month and it is excellent every time. You can get the standard Nigiri Sushi and basic rolls but they have tons of tasty specialty rolls. We like to start off with some Edamame. One...More

Thank TJMexico
Reviewed 24 March 2014 via mobile

We visited Wazaaabi based on reviews from Trip Advisor and the recommendation of the person who owns the villa we rented. We were not disappointed, it was very good. If there was any issue, it was the fact they didn't have any menus in english,...More

2  Thank 2_cruises_per_year
Reviewed 21 February 2014

Came here on Valentine's Day for some sushi. We were staying in the Hotel Zone and took the bus to Nader Ave, and from there caught a cab which only cost 30-40 pesos. Really easy and cheap way to get there. Yes, the entire menu...More

Thank Natalie C
Reviewed 26 January 2014

If you'd like to skip the review and get to the directions, please scroll down to ☼DRIVING DIRECTIONS☼ Review: I visit Cancun every Winter to visit my mother. I've become less touristy and more local over the years. Over the past couple of years, there's...More

Thank J L
Reviewed 24 January 2014 via mobile

Bit hard to find (mostly because of the google maps app- confused with the place across the street) but totally worth it!! The food was super fresh and delicious (muy rico!), the best sushi I've had in a while... the staff is really nice and...More

Thank dnsgl
Reviewed 19 January 2014

I have to disagree with some reviewers saying that this restaurant is difficult to get to. If you are up for a stroll, you can get to Plaza Las Americas in about 20 minutes, especially if you are like is pushing a prams. From there...More

Thank Pavel K
Ericfontaine, General Manager at Wazaaabi Sushi House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2014

Dear Mr, Padelkhodak, It was very nice to meet you and your family, thanks for your wonderful review, as you mentioned it very easy to get to Wazaaabi, the easiest direction is: on the first roundabout from the hotel zone take a left then follow...More

Reviewed 13 January 2014

The reason I call this restaurant Japanese "fusion" is because Wazaaabi offers traditional Japanese dishes fused with creative twists. My partner had deep fried sushi, for example. Yes, the roll she chose came breaded and deep fried. There are many traditionally prepared options available, such...More

Thank PaulKurucz
Ericfontaine, General Manager at Wazaaabi Sushi House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2014

Dear Mr. Paulkurucz, It was nice to meet you, really enjoyed our chat with your wife, thanks for your review, we are very happy to hear you enjoyed our menu, i am following up on the lighting issue inside and the candle idea is very...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
13:30 - 23:00
13:30 - 23:00
13:30 - 23:00
13:30 - 23:00
13:30 - 23:00
13:30 - 23:00
13:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Av. Bonampak Plaza Peninsula local 9 y 10, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 889 9263
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