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19 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2903
+1 828-225-2551
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (154 reviews)
“california roll” (11 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2903
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

Ok, received directions both from rental car company from Asheville airport and residents. Drove around and around downtown Asheville trying to find the Lobster Trap. Enough already... we are starving! So, found a nice parking spot on the street across from Wasabi. Nice! Most of...More

Thank TravelJewels45
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We had no plans to come here, but saw Japanese food, and a few in our party wanted some hibachi. The service was average, and the food was all pretty good.

Thank Beach Bum Woman
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the excellent Japanese lunch. Great ginger dressing on the salad. I enjoyed the salmon Hibachi with brown rice and California roll. Good service, nice atmosphere.

Thank panpanda
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Wasabi restaurent has a good reputation and we decided to check it out. Good thing we made a reservation because by 7pm the place was packed to capacity. I ordered miso vegetarian soup which was mainly tofu n a few pieces of mushrooms n another...More

Thank valeriefernando
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

One good note, seaweed salad was good. Ordered 2 rolls and spicy tuna handroll. All 3 rolls were full of too much tempura flakes. Very little fish. Spending 13-15 bucks for this quality is ridiculous. One was a scallop roll and I could not taste...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 13 November 2017

The menu is quite extensive here and there is a sushi bar here as well. My wife and I enjoyed Hibachi salmon, shrimp and steak. We liked the dishes and the servings were generous. The noise level while we were there made it a bit...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I thought the value was very good. The food was very good (my wife and I had hibatchi salmon and scallops respectively). The wine was reasonably priced. The staff were very pleasant and efficient. We were there at a pretty busy time on a Friday...More

Thank Rod D
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Took 40 minutes to receive our soup and salad. Service was less that exceptional, but the food is absolutely amazing.

Thank Cole M
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Wasabi has some of the best sushi we have eaten anywhere. And we know our sushi. More ingredients, less rice. The spicy tuna roll, California roll, and complimentary seaweed/grilled clam appetizer were amazing. The artistry of the chefs was mesmerizing. I already wish we could...More

Thank shagman46
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Had not eaten here in about 3 years since my last visit. The sushi was wonderful just like I remembered it. We had Godzilla rolls, spider rolls, Fuji rolls and spicy tuna rolls along with some coconut shrimp and edamame. Great food great service!

Thank Pam C
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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, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.
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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