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Yo Sake Downtown Sushi Lounge

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33 S Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4463 (Dock St.)
+1 910-763-3172
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17:00 - 12:00
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Sun - Wed 17:00 - 22:00
Thu 17:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 12:00
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here for a nice dinner out while on a trip to Wilmington/Carolina Beach area. We did make reservations ahead of time because it was graduation weekend for UNCW and it was a good choice as the couple ahead of us was told it would be over an hour wait. We started with the bahn mini appetizer which was... More 

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Thank Abby C
Greenville, North Carolina
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118 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here on a Sunday night for dinner with my wife and 8 year old. We are sushi fans, having lived in NY and several other east coast cities. We know that in NC, your standards can't be too high. But we do Sushi once a week or so. We ordered 4 maki rolls and a lettuce wrap appetizer. We... More 

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Thank fsu23phd
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Despite having a lot of competition in downtown Wilmington and having to hike up a steep pre-building-code staircase to get there, Yo Sake is famous for its Happy Hour sushi deals but has so much more on the menu than just sushi. There are other establishments in town with more exotic offerings, but none that rival the reasonable prices. The... More 

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Thank Pete C
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74 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I have had several friends tell me about this place so I decided to try it. Staff was very friendly and it also had a great atmosphere. Sushi rolls that I had that night were ok. Nothing to give it a rating of 5 but I will say average. There were a couple of others that sounded very interesting to... More 

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Thank Michael W
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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97 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were staying at an Inn in Wilmington over Valentines Day weekend and being the sushi lovers we are decided to find a sushi place within walking distance of our Inn to have our VD Dinner. There were three to choose from but the "Sushi Happy Hour" made the decision in favor of Yo Sake. The decor... More 

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Thank dczanowski
Wilmington, North Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I have tried Yo Sake twice now. The food is horrible. Not sure why people like this place? There are so many other great sushi places in wilmington. The service and atmosphere were excellent though

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Thank JKJ9876
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

My husband and I love this place! It is always a must when we visit Wilmington. We love the food and atmosphere! The Shanghai Firecracker Shrimp and Banh Minis are favorites. I am not an adventurous sushi eater so I stick with the Pimp Shrimp and love it. They have great appetizer specials late night. This place is just cool!

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Thank Amanda L
Nanjing, China
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123 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Great food and great fun with the family! All the food was really great! They were a little slow tonight but only because they had some staff missing. The waitress really did a good job of helping us get everything we needed and she had a big smile on her face even when she was so busy. She made our... More 

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Thank Dan S
Wilmington, North Carolina
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Very good appetizers! They have happy hour specials! The food and service are very good! We plan to go back soon!

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Thank Cbbeacham
Ahoskie, North Carolina
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269 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Great recommendations and service. Everyone was knowledgable and friendly and made good recommendations, taking time to listen to my likes and dislikes. Definitely a place that I will visit again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 35
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 12:00
Saturday
17:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 S Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4463
    (Dock St.)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-763-3172

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