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Yo Sake Downtown Sushi Lounge

33 S Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4463
+1 910-763-3172
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (56 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
33 S Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4463
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Traveling solo on business, next time I am bringing some friends or family. The staff is friendly and the food is excellent! I sat at the Sushi Bar and watched the preparation. There were three people preparing the sushi and all were very clean and...More

Thank Terry428
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Really cool atmosphere, reminds me of a hip lounge in NYC. GREAT happy hour prices on food. Our server was pleasant but the sushi took at least 40 minutes to hit the table. I understand timing is hard when the sushi bar is separate from...More

Thank Katy G
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

I went here with a large group. The food was great--the firecracker shrimp were really good!! I also had two rolls that were yummy (datas dragon roll and crunchy spicy tuna). The drinks were also pretty good, and were only $5 since that is their...More

Thank Luv2travel1308
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here with friends and had some of the best food I've ever had!! Try anything on the 'favourites' section of the menu and you will not be disappointed. I had the shrimp and beef spring rolls, absolutely fabulous. Had to wait over an hour...More

Thank Rachelcorrie
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This is a restaurant my husband and I always need to visit when we make a trip to Wilmington. I'd recommend making a reservation. We've tried various sushi dishes and numerous starters and have loved every single one. We also have enjoyed sitting at the...More

Thank Elyssa M
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Let me start by saying that Yo Sake ruined dumplings for me forever. I've always enjoyed them - tender Chinese ravioli in broth. What's not to like? And then you try the dumplings at Yo Sake, and you realize that you have entered a brave...More

Thank mhanley254
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the 🍣 during happy hour with most rolls $4-6. Tiger beer for $3 this is our go to place on Friday before the downtown sundown concerts. Staff is always friendly and restaurant is clean and cool even in the hottest weather.

Thank kenasa
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We came here for a nice dinner out while on a trip to Wilmington/Carolina Beach area. We did make reservations ahead of time because it was graduation weekend for UNCW and it was a good choice as the couple ahead of us was told it...More

Thank Abby C
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Went here on a Sunday night for dinner with my wife and 8 year old. We are sushi fans, having lived in NY and several other east coast cities. We know that in NC, your standards can't be too high. But we do Sushi once...More

Thank fsu23phd
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Despite having a lot of competition in downtown Wilmington and having to hike up a steep pre-building-code staircase to get there, Yo Sake is famous for its Happy Hour sushi deals but has so much more on the menu than just sushi. There are other...More

Thank Pete C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$35
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 S Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4463
    (Dock St.)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-763-3172
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