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Wasabi Chi

Douglas Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310-1840
+1 515-528-8246
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (50 reviews)
“fried rice” (6 reviews)
“red curry” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 23:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Douglas Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310-1840
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped in late on a Wednesday nite. It was late and cold out. Maybe 2 other tables in the place. Our service was very quick and courteous. We had two sushi roll dinners. Both were wonderful. The miso soup was good as well. We...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My brother and I enjoyed an early dinner of sushi - he went for the eel and I enjoyed the shrimp tempura. Both were excellent, presented well and gone within mere minutes.

Thank dawnya
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First -- this was take-out and came well packaged and hot (the stuff that was supposed to be) BUT, I ordered the Thai lettuce wraps and the seafood tom yum. The filling for the wraps was very good -- but the lettuce was the ribs...More

Thank JohnnyB33
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Their pad thai was nothing like what you'd expect, and it was quite bad. In addition, our food was delivered at very different times for the four of us. To top it off, a very loud group joined towards the end of the meal. Nothing...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I can only say that if you haven't tried it, don't wait to any longer!!! The best!!! So good that my wife has converted to Raw Sashimi and Raw Sushi, from all cooked.

Thank Cheffy6868
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Love this place. Excellent sushi. Excellent service. Andy is the best waiter!!! Had the crab Rangoon for the first time the other day. Wowzers was it good. Best sushi in town. We ate it all before I could snap a pic! We always get the...More

Thank clbosco
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Wasabi chi for lunch on a Sunday & it was surprisingly reasonably priced for such high-end food. I know they specialize in sushi but we opted to go for the non-sushi entrees. Unfortunately, the special lunch menu for 1 entree which comes with...More

Thank Pearl J
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This used to be one of favorites in Des Moines...but the last few times have been below par! The sushi rolls are lacking...the sauces aren't as good...and the entrees were eh. I thought maybe we hit it on a bad night..so we went back...still eh....More

Thank e_swanson86
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Fast, friendly service and excellent food. I've eaten here many times and really need to bring my professional camera with tripod to do the beautiful and delicious food justice. This trip, I had sushi and sashimi. Other trips, I've had the Bento Box. Would love...More

Thank Randy K
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant after it was recommended to me for a date night place with my husband. We sat on the bar side and quite liked it. It was nice & quaint. The other side sits more people and seemed busier. (Walked through to use...More

Thank Beth C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Douglas Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310-1840
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-528-8246
Newly opened. Just reviewed today in The Des Moines Register Newspaper. Great value, service and sushi as well as various Asian dishes.
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