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Wasabi

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Bywater
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900 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-1618
(504) 943-9433
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Gyoza a go-go

Everything our table ordered was good but I have to compliment, especially, their Gyoza. One of my favorite dishes to order and often disappointing - but not at Wasabi!! It was outstanding. Thank you for getting it right.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2015
Cheri H
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Franklin, Tennessee, United States
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Winnipeg, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

I came in at 8pm on a Thursday night. The lounge was virtually empty and the restaurant was about half full, although most were already eating. I ordered the honey shrimp appy and some sushi rolls. The appy was good but after a 45 minute wait, the rolls were not quite as good as your average mall food court serves.... More 

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Franklin, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Everything our table ordered was good but I have to compliment, especially, their Gyoza. One of my favorite dishes to order and often disappointing - but not at Wasabi!! It was outstanding. Thank you for getting it right.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Have read other reviews. but I must disagree. The problem may have been timing or a spat among the staff. Our trip was just average at best. The fish was fresh for the most part. We had a piece or two that had passed prime. Our server seemed to have a burr in his saddle giving us minimal attention. He... More 

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Central IL
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We were hungry late(ish) at night and had been up and down Frenchmen Street looking for someplace without a line that wasn't too crowded and noisy. Frenchman was a blast with lots of people and music, but after a long night of it we wanted somewhere a little quieter. Wasabi was perfect for this. Sushi was very good and incredibly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

My partner and I went here for dinner. Fantastic service great cocktails. Not that expensive. My partner does not usually eat seafood and he said was the best sushi and seafood he has ever had. Sushi Dinner was fantastic.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

Everything we ordered was amazing. Honey shrimp, tuna roll and the shrimp tempura roll are all a must. I'm glad we went. Fast and friendly service. I will definitely return when I come back to the fabulous city of New Orleans.

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North Charleston, SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

When my family and I come to New Orleans, we stay with friends in the Quarter who reside in close proximity to Wasabi. We ALWAYS make a point to stop in one night here during our trip. Tonight was no different. Peter was our server and though he was the only one in the dining area, he was able to... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Sushi was outstanding. Assassin roll was delicious. Was a pleasant atmosphere. Do not be in a hurry, but out is definitely worth the wait.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013 via mobile

I love Sushi!!!! We have just about everything and its the BEST in NOLA for the price!!! Service is Great and the Chef I'd on point (chef's special roll my fave)

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new orleans
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

Wasabi is a local's favorite!! The sushi is always fresh. The service exceptional- fast and efficient. I love their special rolls and seaweed salad. Honey wasabi shrimp appetizer is excellent! Their saki- mmmm- warm or cool, different flavors. It's a fantastic, New Orleans staple.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 900 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116-1618
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Bywater
  • Neighborhood: Bywater
  • Phone Number: (504) 943-9433

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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