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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” (155 reviews)
“california roll” (10 reviews)
“miso soup” (10 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 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 1 November 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 22 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
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I've been here more than a few times and it has always been really good. The service is very good as well.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Had Hibachi chicken and it was tough, overcooked and disappointing. Is this the highest rated Japanese restaurant in Asheville???? I think not!!!

Thank Hephizibah19
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Ashley K
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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.
8 March 2017|
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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, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
4:30 PM - 9:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
4:30 PM - 9:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
4:30 PM - 9:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
4:30 PM - 9:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
4:30 PM - 10:20 PM
12:00 PM - 10:20 PM
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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