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Wakaba

#1,539 of 6,595 Restaurants in Milan
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Piazza Emilia 4, 20129 Milan, Italy
+39 02 7000 3841
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12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have just had a delightful meal in Wakaba. Ok. It might not be the most sophisticated by Japanese standards but the fish quality could not be faltered. The staff were very friendly and communicative even though I spoke little Italian and they little English. I would really recommend this if you want a Japanese experience.

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Thank Pablito247
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

Best sushi AYCE in Milan so far...but the wasabi was absolutely tasteless. And for a sushi lover, this is a big problem, fix it and it'll be a great place.

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Thank hungrylady94
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Ramen, Udon, Nabe, Soba etc - all the Japanese classics is here. Good service, comfortable atmosphere.

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Thank Hopheilalalei
Milan
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Fine sushi but certainly not the best in town. Service was friendly but very slow, I mean SLOW, even though the evening was relatively quiet (a Tuesday). I had probably set my expectations too high because of the great reviews I had read, so I was kind of disappointed in the end and am not sure I would recommend it.... More 

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Thank Monty-eFred
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Best Japanese restaurant in Milan They have two restaurants in Milan, Wakaba and Konoka. The emplojees and the owner are all japanese and the service is very quick. Everyone is polite and the atmosphere is calm and you can eat relaxed. The menu is very good. My favourite dishes are Sashimi Moriawase and Spicy rolls. Excellent desserts and very good... More 

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Thank mfrizzi
Milan, Italy
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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015

The answer - thank god - is yes. This clean and well kept place is not too big. There is a room in front with maybe 5 tables and on back with another 5-6 tables where is also the kook. Judging from the outside one would not anticipate the surpising inside. The staff is friendly and the owner - a... More 

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Thank Hook00
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

The sushi here is amazing, and of very good quality as far as I could tell. The €28 all you can eat menu was recently replaced by a €25 and a €38 menu. We chose the €25 menu and could choose from an extensive range of sushi, sashimi and other Japanese dishes. The service was good, however nobody spoke English,... More 

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Thank Emma M
Milan, Italy
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 June 2015

This restaurant is conveniently locate between Duomo and Linate, and you can eat Japanese food at a budget price. I advise see-food salad, sashimi, katsudon. Good atmosphere, service too quick when you finish eating.

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Thank ryoma23
Graffignana, Italia
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93 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

Just the best all-you-can-eat experience you can get. The fare is higher than the standard (€28), but there is nothing that makes Wakaba to fall short from a Japanese a la carte. Superb!

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Thank ZZDaveZZ
Milan, Italy
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2014

All You Can Eat with a lot of different kind of Japanese food, including RAMEN! Very good! I've spent more than 30€, but it worth it, as they have very good plates. Uramaki are very bigs, with lots of rice.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Emilia 4, 20129 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan
  • Phone Number: +39 02 7000 3841

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