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1605 E Firetower Rd, Greenville, NC
252-493-0510
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5:00 pm - 11:00 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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Visitor rating
  • 29
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Sushi in Greenville

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
RRRice
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Greenville, North Carolina
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Doing business
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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Greenville, North Carolina
Top Contributor
160 reviews 160 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
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
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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North Carolina
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
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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Raleigh, North Carolina
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471 reviews 471 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
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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Greenville, North Carolina
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I attended a birthday party here this month. My wife had been recently and said she really liked the sushi so I had hi expectations. I got there and sat for a while with no wait staff offering me a drink. I finally got up and went to the bar and waited a little longer. I was greeted by a... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 via mobile

Had sushi on a weeknight with 2 for 1 special. We has a large group so we all ordered 2 each. Sampled all sorts of rolls I had never tried and they all were delicious. I will be back next time I am in town.

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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: Bar scene, Doing business, Large groups, Special occasions, 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?