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) #106 of 581 Restaurants in Asheville €€ - €€€ Japanese, Sushi, Vegan Options
19 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2903
+1 828-225-2551
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (143 reviews)
“miso soup” (9 reviews)
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11:30 - 14:45All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
19 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2903
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I, a lover of Japanese food, cannot believe I never ate at Wasabi before. The food is absolutely delicious. The interior is lovely. The service is superb. We started with two special appetizers. The baby octopus was cooked perfectly and was enveloped in a heavenly...More

Thank KenCookie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Haven't see each other in a while. The waitress was prompt and attentive. Waters were kept filled and drinks delivered promptly. She had no problems with the separate checks. Took food orders and checked to be sure that they were correct, a good idea for...More

Thank cjb9x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haven't been to Wasabi in several years as I live in the UK now, but I've always made a point of visiting when in Asheville. The sushi is amazing as it always has been, but the restaurant feels a bit soulless. The service wasn't great,...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are locals and make a point to go to Wasabi for great food, wonderful service and upbeat atmosphere. The sushi is fantastic. I usually order a hibachi meal, like chicken, steak, shrimp or scallops. The avocado salad is yummy.

Thank PatriquaPatriqua
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

This has to be one of my favorite places in town. Excellent sashimi and sushi. Their ginger tea is amazing. Tempura is made to perfection. A delightful dining experience.

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Our experience with Wasabi was perfect! My 14 yo son really wanted sushi, I wasn't convinced downtown Asheville could deliver on sushi because of various reviews. But for convenience to our hotel we walked to Wasabi and they did not disappoint ! They even customized...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Staff is friendly but food is overrated, coming from the New York City area you can not compare it. Food too dry, we had hibachi chicken, shrimp tempura and California roll. No way it's the best sushi in America, go to Kim Sushi 2 in...More

Thank gintarem9
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The location is great, very easy to get to, and it definitely lived up to the hype! The sushi was so good we wanted more, unfortunately we didn't have the room for it! We will definitely go back when we visit Asheville!

Thank tylerbishop
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Delicious sushi and plum wine. Nothing special but a good solid dining experience that pleased everyone in our party of 7.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I had a curry dish that was to die for! My boyfriend had sushi. Service was good. sat outside. enjoyed it. reasonable prices

Thank titanxsw234
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Ashley K
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Response from Nancy B | Reviewed this property |
We walked in with a group of 7 on a weeknight and even though it was quite full they still got us seated without a wait.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:45
16:30 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:45
16:30 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:45
16:30 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:45
16:30 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:45
16:30 - 22:20
12:00 - 22:20
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2903
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-225-2551
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