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Wasabi Sushi & Bento

561 7th Avenue, At 40th Street, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-575-1410
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (94 reviews)
“bento” (23 reviews)
“rice” (16 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Japanese, Fast food, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
561 7th Avenue, At 40th Street, New York City, NY 10036
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I got some sushi variety and Teriyaki chicken with udon noodles. For dessert a Mochi and a something that looked like a matcha pancake. My boyfriend is not a fan of Japanese food but he loved this one, the chicken and noodles...More

Thank Andrea J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good Japanese restaurant around here. The food is tasty.The service fast.A place to sit in or go.

Thank SE s
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We love sushi and this is a good place to grab a quick bite. Not much to choose from but otherwise staff was professional and helpful!!!

Thank NguyetMinh79
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Good sushi. Good service. Nice man who works there his name is Moussa. We were on vacation in new york.

Thank Rijschool B
Reviewed 9 April 2018

My daughter and I decided to try something different on our recent trip to NYC. Wasabi offers boxes of different sushi, poke bowls, hot items, individual pieces of sushi all reasonably priced. You can sit at shared tables to enjoy your choices. We tried the...More

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

If you are a big sushi fan, you will be disappointed in this place. Yes, you have a lot of sushi variety, but because it has stayed for so long in the fridge, everything just tastes the same and it's cold. I also got edamame,...More

Thank ErzinaS
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Excelent idea, good food, fresh and clean, i loved it and will certanly come back!! Oh, fair price for japanese food 😍

Thank Fernanda C
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

This sushi is goood,not the best one in the city but is good,fresh,its OK. Its very good concept all the meals all finished in big refrigerators wrapped and You can choose and take what You want... If You are hurry its a very good choice....

Thank Vlk777alfa
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

If you like Japanese food and you like Pret A Manger, you’ll enjoy Wasabi. It’s basically the same concept as the Pret but with sushi, bento, curries, etc. I had the teriyaki chicken rice bowl and a red bean mochi cake and it was fine....More

Thank TipperNC
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Sushi and Bento to go on the way back to the hotel. Nearly everything is pre-staged and on warming trays. My teriyaki chicken with udon noodles was good, not great. The sushi was pre-staged as well and in cooling bins. (Think buying prefixed sushi at...More

Thank 859michaell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 561 7th Avenue, At 40th Street, New York City, NY 10036
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-575-1410
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Wasabi is New York's first fast-casual, grab-and-go traditional Japanese sushi and bento dining destination specializing in individually wrapped sushi, sushi sets, hot and cold Japanese bento, chirashi sushi, noodle soups, salads, Japanese tea, and traditional beverages. Wasabi was founded in 2003 in London by Dong Hyun Kim. Since opening his first location, Mr. Kim has expanded the Wasabi brand to 40 locations throughout the UK. 561 7Th Avenue will be Wasabi's first US location, but not its last.
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