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19 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2903
4:30 pm - 9:45 pm
11:30 am - 2:45 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:45 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:45 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 10:20 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:20 pm
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North Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Enjoyed a special birthday dinner at Wasabi in downtown Asheville, NC. The food & service is excellent! Quick preparation time and servers are at your beckon call. Really enjoyed it. I highly recommend Wasabi to anyone visiting or staying in the area.

Thank Katie C
Indialantic, Florida
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Dinner at Wasabi with my son. We ordered spicy tuna and spicy salmon for appetizers. Both were excellent. I ordered hibachi shrimp. The shrimp were plentiful, large, and delicious. Meal came with rice, vegetables and choice of soup or salad. We ordered salads with ginger dressing - again great salad. For an upcharge of $2, I had fried rice. It... More 

Thank KatInd
Asheville, North Carolina
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I love close your and Wasabi is always a go-to restaurant for me. The sushi is amazing and last night I had the filet hibachi and it was great! Highly recommend!

Thank lcj0811
Charlotte, North Carolina
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93 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here because of TA reviews. It lived up to the reviews and more! Fresh sushi and great service. Parking is crazy in Asheville but the walk is worth it. Highly recommended.

Linthicum Heights, Maryland
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95 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant was full and we saw there was an available table so we decided to try their vegetarian sushi. The waitress told us about their vegetarian roll that is not on the menu. It contains avacado, cucumber, oshinki, carrot, and yamagobo. We also ordered the delicious wild mushroom with cream cheese, and potatoe rolls. A green house salad with... More 

The Villages, Florida
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113 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While visiting our friend in Asheville, this is one of the first restaurants she directed us to on this visit. Stopped here for lunch as we were taking the trolley for the hop on/hop off tour of the city. The sushi was excellent, many choices and beautiful presentations. My husband tried one of the noodle bowls and it was also... More 

Thank drmakh
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When we arrived there was a couple rushing out and the whole thing seems odd. Later we found out that the couple had slipped on the bill. We felt so sorry for the server, however she remained professional throughout our dining experience. The sushi here is top notch and the staff super friendly. We have been on the lookout for... More 

Thank Robbie L
Boca Raton, Florida
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280 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

There are many sushi places in downtown Asheville and for some reasons we stop at this one. It was good choice. The sushi and salads were a good quality. Service was good.

Thank VSPE
Asheville, NC
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172 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

I go to Wasabi often. They have good sushi. But today I got the hibachi with chicken and shrimp. All were overcooked. Not wirth it. I prefer Champa.

Thank localfoodluvr
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71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Go with an empty belly cause the portion sizes are HUGE. I had the Shrimp & Vegetable Tempura and it was awesome!!! I will definitely add Wasabi to my list of must eat places when in the area!

Thank Tammy R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
11:30 am - 2:45 pm
4:30 pm - 9:45 pm
11:30 am - 2:45 pm
4:30 pm - 9:45 pm
11:30 am - 2:45 pm
4:30 pm - 9:45 pm
11:30 am - 2:45 pm
4:30 pm - 9:45 pm
11:30 am - 2:45 pm
4:30 pm - 10:20 pm
12:00 pm - 10:20 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2903
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: 18282252551

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