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1605 E Firetower Rd, Greenville, NC
252-493-0510
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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    Very good
  • 11
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Wasabi 88 has a great ambiance, but to me the sushi is just alright. I love that they have live music here some days and it is a good place to hang out with friends. The food is just okay to me.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
BriaNicole
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Greenville, North Carolina
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Bar scene
  • Entertaining clients
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Greenville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Wasabi 88 has a great ambiance, but to me the sushi is just alright. I love that they have live music here some days and it is a good place to hang out with friends. The food is just okay to me.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We all got different entrees and all were satisfied with the flavor, presentation and service. The owners came to our table to make sure whew were satisfied

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Greenville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Very good sushi, and the best I've found in Greenville. Sunday through Thursday is the time to go--2 for 1 specialty sushi rolls. Some standard rolls, and some very creative, like the "Junk in the Trunk" and "Red Velvet." They do have Asahi (Japanese beer). It can be a very loud place, due to the structure and layout, and service... More 

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Greenville, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I'm honestly split on this place. To be honest the sushi is indeed the best in Greenville, NC. We have been to them all, but that doesn't necessarily mean that it was great, as far as sushi goes this is average at best. The atmosphere here is very good, the restaurant is HUGE inside, and I mean HUGE, which probably... More 

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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Extensive selection of sushi. Also have other options for those who don't eat sushi. Attentive service and good food make it worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I had an enjoyable experience at Wasabi 88! I Love Love Love Sushi and they have plenty to choose from. This is a Great Restaurant for individuals, couples, families, or a business event.

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Greenville, North Carolina
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

First thing: Wasabi 88 opens at 5:00 pm. I have eaten here three times. Service wasn't great the first time, but was much better the last two times. I ate Hot and Spicy Shrimp each time. I really like it because it has large shrimp, water chestnuts, and bamboo shoots. I also like the BOGO sushi. This last time, the... More 

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Greenville, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We used to make this a weekly place for dinner, but lately the portions are shrinking and the service isn't as good as it used to be. Although the food is still tasty, it is missing an element that used to make it special. A little bit disappointed in our last few visits.

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Greenville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I don't eat sushi nearly as much as I want to, or I'd be living on the street with mercury poisoning. The sushi is really good, you can't beat the Buy One Get One deal- I typically order the "special" rolls since I've tried everything else. I've never been disappointed in the food or service. They will be around for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

This went from a fabulous dining experience, to lackluster at best. Parked near the bar area (so knew there were open seats in bar), but went through the front door to get a table. We were told 45 minutes at 8pm on a Saturday night. We also asked for seats at bar or sushi bar and was told there were... More 

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Additional Information about Wasabi 88

Address: 1605 E Firetower Rd, Greenville, NC
Phone Number: 252-493-0510
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greenville
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 35
Cuisine: Sushi

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1605 E Firetower Rd, Greenville, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: 252-493-0510

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 35
  • Cuisine: Sushi

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Bar scene, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?