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Wasabi's Japanese Cuisine

75-5803 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1330
+1 808-326-2352
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (59 reviews)
“volcano roll” (8 reviews)
“udon noodles” (3 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Chinese
$$ - $$$
75-5803 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1330
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son just could not get enough! There is a wide selection (enough where even the non-sushi eaters were happy) and we returned several times throughout our visit.

Thank Lisa112110
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I stopped in here during my Kona vacation and I was disappointed with the quality of the sushi.  I ordered the rainbow roll, tuna nigiri and salmon nigiri.  Only the salmon nigiri was good.  The tuna was devoid of much of its flavor, while the...More

Thank wking555
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I wanted to like the sushi more because the service was so nice. We came here because the other restaurants in the 'mall' were full. Go with a basic sushi - or ask them what's freshest?

Thank FoiledSeattle
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We had a business gathering there this evening. The selection was great. Portions were plentiful with excellent quality and taste.

Thank RKL3
Reviewed 31 January 2017

My grandson loves sushi and we came for lunch, the food was very fresh and delicious! We couldn't get enough, grandson says he never wants to eat anywhere else!

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

They were so nice and friendly! Really enjoyed eating here. The food was fresh and very tasty! Great casual bite!

Thank Miller B
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We have had sushi at 3 different establishments while staying in Kona and the food here is the best of the three. It is a small place and sort of off the beaten track but still technically on the main drive. We only ate sushi...More

Thank MurTheExplorer
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We went to this place because we wanted to try a new restaurant. We were so disappointed. We ordered sushi rolls that were written on the special menu board. The chef kept looking at the menu board to figure how to make it. When we...More

Thank Srey_24
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This is a small,lively little place. The sushi is very good and is very reasonable. They have cooked entries also.

Thank Vfec
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Since I live on the island I found my love for sushi. This sushi restaurant serves excellent food, I would recommend it to any sushi lover

Thank gabrielakarin2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5803 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1330
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-326-2352
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