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Wasabi 88

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1605 E Firetower Rd, Greenville, NC
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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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, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
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    4 of 5 stars
Good Asian food

Liked the choices. Soup serving was too small. Spring rolls--one order enough for 2 people. Wait staff very good. Busy restaurant.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Bar scene
  • Business meetings
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Staff is very nice. In fact we have noticed how the personnel has improved through the years. Nice atmosphere, but can be loud at times. Great quality food.

Thank Alejandro H
Greenville, North Carolina, United States
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

Food and service is wonderful! Love the buy one get one free sushi on Thursdays!!! The waitstaff was very attentive!

Thank Terry E
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Liked the choices. Soup serving was too small. Spring rolls--one order enough for 2 people. Wait staff very good. Busy restaurant.

Thank Eland2007
Reynoldsburg, Ohio, United States
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

This was a very good meal had the Filet cut with a fork like butter. Pricey but worth it. Wait staff was very attentive and friendly.

Thank hall1052
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

The exterior of this restaurant is very nice looking; the interior was a big disappointment. The restaurant is very noisy and the wait staff were slow. The food is mediocre at best.

Thank Patricia J
Greenville, South Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

The sushi was good, very tasty but very pricey! We were visiting from out of town and the hostess took forever to seat us even though almost all the tables were open. The server then told us about the buy one get one special but neglected to tell us that it's only going to remove the lowest roll for the... More 

Thank M M
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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50 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I really like Wasabi 88's specialty rolls, though I'd recommend visiting Sunday-Thursday to take advantage of the buy one, get one rolls. The restaurant itself is decent. There are plenty of tables and a bar area. Service is good and relatively quick.

Thank CoolBreeze2010
Greenville NC
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We had a great waiter but the food was not good at all. We are not sushi eaters, so that probably makes a difference. I've always heard the sushi is good...but none of the four of us at our table thought the food had sufficient seasoning. Though our waiter was nice at the end of the meal, as often happens... More 

Thank AndiOfGreenville
Greenville, North Carolina
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106 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

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.

Thank BriaNicole
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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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

Thank Burke B

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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: Japanese, Sushi, Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings


Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?