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Wasabi Sushi Restaurant

417 S College Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403-1699
+1 910-798-2229
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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417 S College Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403-1699
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Reviewed 5 March 2015

The restaurant is located in the corner of a strip mall, yet the ambiance inside was nice. The sushi was good, and the service was excellent, but we felt the prices were higher than average.

Thank 34S_Latitude
Reviewed 9 December 2014 via mobile

This was our sixth visit. The chef/owner consistently over delivers. Most everything is fresh but I've dropped them to four stars due to frozen pork for my fave katsu don.

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 15 November 2014

My family loves Asian food and we have eaten at swanky restaurants in Miami, New York, San Francisco and Plenty of other large US cities. I will put Wasabi's food Side by side in competition with any Asian food in any metropolitan area of the...More

1  Thank AtlanticGeoscience
Reviewed 16 October 2014

The quality of the food and the service greatly exceeded our expectations. Extremely friendly with the owner chef personally greeting and seating you (when not cooking). Food tastes very clean and fresh as obviously only fresh ingredients are used. The standard Asian fare ( sushi...More

1  Thank SpikeGreensboro
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Wasabi is great! The sushi is excellent and always fresh. If you aren't in the mood for sushi, then try the Bibimbop(a sizzling rice dish with all kinds of wonderful flavors & textures) and the Bulgoki (tender, delicious marinated beef). Both of these traditional Korean...More

1  Thank AnitaLCPA
Reviewed 14 October 2014

We were craving sushi and went based on Trip Advisor reviews. We went for lunch and had the $1.50 nigiri sushi (tuna) and tuna roll which was under $4. Then we decided to 'splurge' and ordered two more rolls: Spicy Hamachi (Yellowtail) with scallion and...More

Thank lanalee1
Reviewed 6 October 2014

My first time here and a great experience!!! Nice waitress, nice courtesy, great food!!!! The fish was really fresh, and the taste was excellent: one of the best Sushi I've ever had. I've experience a lot of Sushi restaurants, really good also, in Italy and...More

Thank Marco C
Reviewed 30 September 2014

While riding my motorcycle on an extended trip, I happened into this restaurant and Enjoyed taking a break and eating some good sushi. The place was very clean and comfortable. The Asian lady who served me was very friendly and attentive.

Thank Terry428
Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

Forget the strip mall location because once you step in this nicely appointed dining room, great things happen. The rice is on the high end of the seasoning spectrum, the fish is super fresh and the rolls are wonderfully creative. We also enjoyed Vegetable Udon,...More

Thank Onthesquarenc
Reviewed 9 July 2014

Do not be turned away from the location (strip mall with diverse shops)! This place is a true gem and the best sushi in Wilmington. It is family owned and operated and customers are truly treated like family. The quality of thier sushi is outstanding...More

1  Thank Saber C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 S College Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403-1699
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-798-2229
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