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The Wave Island Sports Grill & Sushi Bar

525 W 1st Ave, Spokane, WA 99201-3801
+1 509-747-2023
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average2%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi” (19 reviews)
“our waiter” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Bar, Sushi, Asian, Pub
$$ - $$$
525 W 1st Ave, Spokane, WA 99201-3801
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

It came highly recommended by hotel and others, I was not disappointed happy hour was a added bonus had the Q and Katsu and firecracker non disappoint very good will return before I leave. They have roll on special for happy hour.

Thank lightkeeper7
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We descended on them with a large group of volleyball players and their parents. They handled us wonderfully. Coordinated keeping the orders great. They have a wide variety of menu items and the food was fantastic.

Thank bvmoon
Reviewed 23 February 2018

I've never written a bad review until now, I'd like to start with the food was amazing, thank you to the Chef! However, and with being in the service industry for over 10 years, I've never experienced such a downright rude server. My boyfriend and...More

Thank njcam
Reviewed 31 January 2018

I visited Spokane on a training course from the Bahamas and really enjoyed my time here, the waitress was helpful and the food and drinks were good!

Thank MsKarineJ
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Have loved this place since it’s Raw days. The menu is huge and kids complicated but the wait staff always helps you through it. I love the Las Vegas roll, the Teka Maki and the Taco. Enjoy!!

Thank locosd40
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

They have more traditional rolls and Americanized ones. I love more traditional sushi; cream cheese and mayo do not belong in sushi. So I only tried traditional rolls. I like to order spicy tuna everywhere I go and use that to judge sushi places by....More

Thank StenaJoy
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Another downtown restaurant lost my reservation then wouldn’t accommodate a party of 4. The Wave bent over backwards to do so, especially when they learned about our experience with the other restaurant. They didn’t rush us even though they were busy. Very nice experience for...More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is pretty cool when it comes to just hanging out with friends. There is a lot to this small place. The food is delicious and the staff is friendly.

Thank Danielaili
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

My mother and children visited this place, and I loved it! I recently began eating sushi, so I depended on our waiter recommendations, I have to say he was very helpful! Our waiter was awesome! The sushi was awesome! The only negative thing I could...More

Thank lilbiglady
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Always really good, great service. Huge, multi cultural menu. Great drinks, close to the Davenport Historic and Tower Hotels. Great sushi! Plenty of items that are not sushi. Fun for all, huge restaurant.

Thank dragontravel2012
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Japanese, Bar, Sushi, Asian, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 W 1st Ave, Spokane, WA 99201-3801
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Spokane
  • Phone Number: +1 509-747-2023
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Corner of 1st & Howard in downtown Spokane, formerly RAW, the WAVE is a Sports/Sushi Bar, with award winning food and comfortable cool atmosphere. Business, family, friends, it's a spot for everyone with soemthing for everyone! Open 7 days a week, we offer lunch, dinner, a late night vibe, catering, and private rooms. Catch the WAVE!
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