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Wasabi Japanese Steak House

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61 State St, Charleston, SC 29401-2026
+1 843-577-5222
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11:30 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 00:00
Mon 11:30 - 00:00
Tue 11:30 - 02:00
Wed 11:30 - 00:00
Thu - Fri 11:30 - 02:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Ladson, South Carolina
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67 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

The food is very good, the staff is very friendly and professional, we were seated and placed out orders in no time at all, the chef was out quickly and started cooking.

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Thank Paul V
Fort Mill, South Carolina
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85 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Wow. Jericho and Eden who are chefs and partners are terrific. Let Jericho make you something special at the sushi bar. Next visit I'm going to try one of Eden's Thai dishes. Highly recommend.

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Thank Minnie_Mae_Price
Vestal, New York
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Star studded spats flying across the grill what could be better.!! Went to lunch with my family for me brothers 50th Birthday. We had fun. Food was good service was good. it's always better if there is a larger party and the roudyer you are , then everyone gets into it. Don't go being a Debbie downer no one will... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The hubs and I were surprised to find Wasabi gone and Sushi Blue in the same location when we went out for our anniversary dinner. A sandwich board outside said "Delicious sushi at affordable prices" and I do agree with both statements. My SC Crunch had lots of crunch, hubs' Spicy Tuna was on point, and the prices were great.... More 

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Thank Elizabeth C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Waiter recommended the seafood spring roll and it was delicious, as were the other appetizers that we made into a meal. And all appetizers were 50% off! We would go back.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

First new name is Sushi Blue. Not impressed with lunch box. Ordered 1130 when first opened and Kats chicken was dry, over cooked and no sauce. The sushi was poor quality for a sushi restaurant, dry stale taste (leftover). Ben to Box did not have rice which is odd. Had better at Ko Cha in West Ashley and they are... More 

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Mount Desert Island, Maine
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Have had much better hibachi meals at other places. The chef didn't interact with us at all. If you like rice though, you'll love it. The amount they give you is ridiculous!!

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Thank miss_alaneous
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Came here on a Saturday night. Used to be just ok in my eyes but wife liked the sushi. Now I just think it's bad: 1: sticky table top 2: dirty glasses (dishwasher marks from where glasses sat in water) 3: server nice but needs polishing 4. Service needs polishing 5: dirty floor 5: sushi defiantly not the best doesn't... More 

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Coral Gables, Florida
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504 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

We ate here several times in Charleston. Since my SO is Japanese she generally prefers Asian food when we travel. The food and the atmosphere are good and prices are moderate. They have Japanese and Thai selections. It was never crowded and you could get in quickly without reservations.

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Thank David B
Charleston, South Carolina
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

Enjoyed dinner on New Year's day. Recommended and in walking distance from hotel. Food and service was great

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 02:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 State St, Charleston, SC 29401-2026
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-577-5222

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