We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Wakasa

Napols, 287, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 08 18 66
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
2 Mar 2017
“Excellent food, unique service”
1 Oct 2016
“Update: 6 years later”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Napols, 287, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (138)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Went to Wakasa with some friends, for supper, following a recommendation. They were right! This tiny place is a gem! Delicious, very fresh, authentic Japanese food. The service is absolutely exquisite; informative, original, friendly and respectful. Amazing lotus root starters, really fresh fish and surprisingly...More

Thank bag0mez
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Quick update to my first review of Wakasa, dated 2010. * There's a new, slightly larger place. * Food quality has improved, and is absolutely outstanding. * Book in large advance. You'll read reviews with two main negative points: it is expensive (and this is...More

Thank lucasorriso
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

I visited this restaurant for my friends birthday celebration. I really like Japanese food, but I have never had a gourmet experience like this one before. I recommend to give a visit to this place if you want to be culinary transported to Japan without...More

1  Thank Alidambrosio
Reviewed 24 May 2015

This small and apparently simple restaurant is the place where I've enjoyed the best japanese food in Barcelona. The gastronomical offer is honest, creative and made with love and devotion. So the experience is complete: great taste and strong emotions. And, for those who don't...More

Thank R0us66
Reviewed 16 April 2015

The best sushi ever! The couple is fantastic, and the experience is really different from any sushi place in Barcelona...maybe Europe!

Thank swileran
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Excellent service and impeccable tast! Amazing experience! Best Japanese food in Europe!! The quality is great and so nice to have dinner!

Thank quelpolicastro
Reviewed 13 April 2014 via mobile

Yes, ever! And great explanation of every single dish! Only 3 people working..For that, service is very slow despite the very few table (yes, u need to book in advance).. There is more light and "simplicity" respect to what you usually expect in a Japanese...More

1  Thank Davide S
Reviewed 16 October 2013

It is a very small place, and you might have to make reservations in advance, but it is certainly worth it. The sushi is fresh made, not taken from the cooler as you see in many sushi places, and tastes like the real deal in...More

1  Thank derek m
Reviewed 19 June 2011

Wakasa is a hard-to-get. The "tasca" is quite small, it only serves 10 people divided in 4 tables, and it is even hard to have a reservation (long waiting list). I have shown up by chance for luch, on a sunday afternoon, and got lucky....More

2  Thank lucasorriso
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Restaurante Fukamura
126 reviews
.07 km away
Un Capitol de Vietnam
489 reviews
.17 km away
The Venue Steak House
258 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Casa Macaia (Palau Macaya)
21 reviews
.39 km away
Jardins Sagrada Familia
11 reviews
.33 km away
Font De La Caputxeta Vermella
6 reviews
.28 km away
La Bodega Flamenca (Flamenco Barcelona)
324 reviews
.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Wakasa staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$29 - US$43
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Wednesday
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Napols, 287, 08025 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona
  • Phone Number: +34 932 08 18 66
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing