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1448 S Cushman St, Fairbanks, AK 99701-6202
+1 907-452-0521
Today
11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely delicious, so happy I decided to try this restaurant. Friendly staff and awesome recommendations. I will be back

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Thank Dagma Y
Fairbanks, Alaska
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

This place is a little hole in the wall that delivers awesome food every time! The building leaves a bit to be desired but the staff and food keep me coming back every time!

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Thank elitewelds
Anchorage, Alaska
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

When I was a kid growing up in Fairbanks, the South Cushman Kentucky Fried Chicken was like the last outpost of civilization before you drove through really bad neighborhoods and really funny provocative signs for establishments of "adult entertainment." While the general ambience of this area of town remains, the KFC is mercifully gone and has been replaced with the... More 

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Thank BigO1969
Juneau, Alaska
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

Buy far the best sushi I have had in fairbanks. Wonderful atmosphere, great service, fair prices! Nice place to bring your date. great time overall

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Thank gear_guy25
Fairbanks, Alaska
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101 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

Sushi is a dining experience that should be perfect every time.....preparation is so important, as well as the temp of the fish when served..........It is an art form never to be taken lightly. I've had many of the Sushi preparations here and found them to be ok. I believe atmosphere should be addressed as well. Watching TV when you'd like... More 

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Westport, Connecticut
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

Having moved to Fairbanks from the New York area in April and Japanese being my restaurant fare of choice,I've tried several places here. Wasabi Bay is not particularly esthetically appealing outside or inside, but the skill of the chef and the menu choices make up for that,in my opinion.

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Thank Baccarro1973
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

If you are spicy lover, here you can try out the best spicy roll!!! My husband had the Galbi (basically rice and Korean style ribs), they were very generous with the portion and he loved it! I also had sashimi, I asked only for salmon and butter fish, my favorites, and they made it for upon my request! They were... More 

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Thank Carolina S
Somerset, Kentucky, United States
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in here for lunch based on good reviews and were not disappointed. My husband said the rainbow roll was the best he has ever had! Be warned, though, when they say a roll is spicy it's really spicy!! The spicy tuna roll about set me on fire.

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Thank DeAnna G
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015 via mobile

I came here several months ago when I was in town on business and had a great experience. I decided to visit again and...WOW. Great food. Try the Crunchy Munchie Roll. AWSOME.

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Thank wade t
bremen
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2015

I'm on holidays here in Fairbanks, Alaska. My friend took me out to Wasabi Bay and I was overwhelmed. Never had such a good sushi before. Sam's a genious in making delicous things and wonderful decorations. The taste and quality is gorgeous, go there!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1448 S Cushman St, Fairbanks, AK 99701-6202
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Fairbanks
  • Phone Number: +1 907-452-0521

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?