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Wasabi Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar

226 Lovell Rd, Knoxville, TN 37934-1905
+1 865-675-0201
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (38 reviews)
“shrimp” (23 reviews)
“hibachi grill” (8 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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226 Lovell Rd, Knoxville, TN 37934-1905
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great Food. Friendly service. Very large portions. I had salmon and ribeye. Both were cooked and seasoned perfectly. Dani, our waitress,was awesome. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank T2440PSroberth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a great week with some beautiful people in Knoxville me and my favourite people went to most excellent restaurant. As a new experience for me I drank it in, looking forward to seeing the chefs at work and he did not disappoint. After catching...More

Thank Hilda E
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Nice atmosphere, great dinner and show watching the chefs cook. Only downfall was being seated with 2 families with kids. Should try to keep adults with other adults and families with kids at like tables.

Thank Cindi M
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Most hibachi places are the same. This menu was par for the course. However our server absolutely broke his back the entire time. No cup was empty, no one was rushed, and everything was completely in order and on time. That’s really what counts at...More

Thank Travis W
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Always a treat to eat here. Love the sushi offering as well. Feels like being rushed sometimes but I am a quick paced eater.

Thank bkent7604
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We found this Restaurant very nice, food was great and chefs has a great sense of humor. Enjoyed very much.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

I like the location on Major Reynolds Place 100X better! The chefs at this location don’t seem to be as interactive and entertaining not is the food as good. It’s good but not GREAT.

Thank SheilaMarieK
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The food was good better then average but the rushed us through the meal so fast we couldn't enjoy the meal. The cook was entertaining but after he cooked and served us all the courses of our meal the waiter brought us are bill the...More

Thank Donna B
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I brought my mother here from her plane (arrived from Florida). She was cold with our tennessee Fall weather. I told her Wasabi was perfect- the seafood soup always comes with two shrimp and two scallops and two pieces of chicken. She would be happy....More

Thank Maodayrtravels
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Due to time (usually limited), my husband and I usually order our meals already prepared and take a table in the bar area. Today we had time for a long lunch, so we dined with other guests as our meal was prepared before our very...More

Thank TravelDiva001
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12 April 2017|
Response from james k | Reviewed this property |
Both seem the same. Depends on which area you are in.
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29 January 2016|
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Response from SUNSTARSNG | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 Lovell Rd, Knoxville, TN 37934-1905
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-675-0201
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