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Wasabi

76 rue d'anvers, 69007 Lyon, France (Saint Michel - Mairie)
04.37.28.08.77
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Ranked #22 of 1,794 restaurants in Lyon
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Saint Michel - Mairie
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94% Recommend
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Helsinki
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Due to all very good reviews, my expectations were maybe too grand, as I was bit disappointed to the experience. Sushi, maki, sashimi were of good quality, but variety was quite typical and lacked the "wow" effect. Service was slow and nothing extra - no introduction to what was on our plates or ways to enjoy them. I would also... More

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Lyon, Rhone-Alpes, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Very nice ! Expensive but definitely worth it . My family and I went in that restaurant not long ago . A very nice place, nicely decorated, good food, good atmosphere , what else ! I have ordered some sushis and makis, a salad of summon and fresh leaves war served first ! The fish is fresh and good quality.... More

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Paris
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

My son organised an outing to this Japanese restaurant. He phoned ahead to ask if they could cater for a vegetarian. They put together for me a really succulent menu with things I'd never tasted before. I really appreciated that they explained to me that the soup had some fish in it so not on my menu, as I would... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

I always have dilemma going to a nice Japanese restaurant. I love sashimi, sushi, grilled chicken skewers; tempura and much more and I want to try them all when I visit a nice/highly recommended Japanese restaurant. This restaurant offered all these in one bento!! This is one of the best bento I have had. I was worried that I will... More

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012 via mobile

After 1 1/2 weeks we needed a change and found this on trip advisor. The sushi is fresh and the chef did demonstrate how to eat sushi as promised in the reviews I had read. What was not clear is that the restaurant is well off the beaten path, at least from our hotel in vieux ville. An 18 euro... More

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Klagenfurt, Austria
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

We had the 55 EU/person tasting menu and it was amazingly great - a great fine-dining experience (wine not included). Great atmosphere, great service and beautiful setting.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

Very fresh sashimi, sushi and salad. The service was efficient and friendly and the host even took time with you to show you which order the sushi should be eaten and with what sauces, which I thought was a nice touch. My husband had the bento box and I had the Ebi sushi combo, plus dessert each and a sparkling... More

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012 via mobile

Nice food - recommended. We had the bento box - was very fresh and well organized. If you like sashimi this is a good place to try.

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Brisbane, Australia
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

The fish was fresh, the salads tasty and the decor quirky. I loved their miso soup. The only thing that spoiled this restaurant for us was the slow service.

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Lyon, France
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

My partner brought me here for our Valentines' day celebration after making advance reservation. Perhaps due to the special ocassion, reservation is absolutely necessary; while we were there, we saw at least 3 other couples being turned away without reservation since the restaurant were full. Various past experiences of expensive but average (or lower) quality Asian food made me avoid... More

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