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19 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2903
+1 828-225-2551
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (167 reviews)
“california roll” (11 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:20 PM Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2903
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Probably the best sushi downtown. Always consistently very good. The food and the service are really good.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On business from out of town and thought I would sit down for a moment and have some sushi and relax...NOT!!! Greeted nicely at the front door and I ask to set outside, the server walks outside sits down a water with no ice and...More

2  Thank Bmood
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

I really expected a lot out of this place, especially because of the reviews and the price, but it was mediocre at best. We got confused about the menu and the waitress was visibly annoyed about it. The food wasn’t bad, just not the best....More

Thank Yara G
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

After a full day of working in our yard, as a treat we placed an expensive order from Wasabi, which we don’t do often. We ordered with a local delivery company-Takeout Central. Their driver was prompt and courteous, and everything was seemingly great except-THE FOOD!!!...More

Thank RNpris
Reviewed April 28, 2018

We have loved Wasabi for as long as it has been downtown. What a great atmosphere and the sushi is wonderful. We’ve never had a complaint My only caution would be to advise you that if you have reservations for a play or other event,...More

Thank Guy K
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

This was an exceptional food experience! Some of the best noodles and sushi my husband and I have had! We will be returning and highly recommend this place!

Thank Canulcj
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Easy access off of I-26. Plenty of party street side and public parking garage right across the street. No wait on a Saturday afternoon around 3:30. Very friendly, attentive service. Sushi was fresh and tasty. Hibachi was good. We had shrimp, chicken and salmon. Sauces...More

Thank MomGetsAway
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I actually drove from Franklin, an hour away, to try this restaurant. Based on reviews and a recommendation looking for Japanese that compares to what we have at home in Savannah. Not so much. Out server wasn't arvised that we were there,...More

Thank Karen T
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Lunch at Wasabi was a delight. For being hundreds of miles from the sea they manage to bring the ocean to the table with incredibly fresh product. My spicy tuna roll was all fish with no rice and very plump. Salmon sashimi melt in your...More

Thank Veggout
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

Very nice restaurant. Service was the best we have had in Asheville so far. Staff was extremely attentive and courteous. Appetizers were great. Veggie dumplings were delicious. The sushi was beautiful and so fresh! The ginger tea was amazing!!

Thank FLGRL123
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April 30, 2017|
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Response from Nancy B | Reviewed this property |
We walked in with a group of 7 on a weeknight and even though it was quite full they still got us seated without a wait.
March 8, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings
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: +1 828-225-2551
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