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Wasabi Waukee

9500 University Ave, Suite 2101, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1745
+1 515-987-6080
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (5 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
“sushi” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
9500 University Ave, Suite 2101, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1745
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Seriously some of the best sushi in town! Great environment. Always had great service. Triple tuna is our favorite. We probably eat here 2-3 times per month it is so good. We often take our guests from out of town here and they all agree...More

Thank KJC42892
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Nice place for lunch or dinner, the staffs are nice. They seem to be trying something new to cater to the patrons that visit there often. Looking to please their customers

Thank timh8u
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Tried for the fist time. Went at happy hour. They have good selections for their happy hour specials. We had the shrimp Rangoon, shrimp tempura roll, and the angry Dragon roll. All were very good. Good job by the wait staff.

Thank Evan H
Reviewed 20 August 2017

When we came in we were told it was a 20-minute wait at 7:30 PM. We were seated then waited 10 minutes for a waitress. We ordered then waited 15 minutes for our appetizer and another 30-minute wait for the entrees. We ordered dessert and...More

Thank Proteeus3
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This review is based on our overall experience, not necessarily the food....Met an old friend for sushi & after having a few drinks & finishing our meal, the hostess approached us & asked if we could please leave because they needed our table for another...More

1  Thank Housefullofboys
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I ordered the shrimp shumai appetizer which was very tasty and came out pretty quickly! For lunch, I chose one of their signature rolls which was the Honey Rainbow Roll which was absolutely DELICIOUS!! Our waiter, Joe was very attentive and ensured we were well...More

Thank ConstantlyDreaming
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Met some friends there for a really nice lunch. Great menu even for someone who doesn't usually eat sushi. Busy, busy, but had great service.

Thank auvoir
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Very good service! Food was tasty and served hot. Not a large establishment but very clean and comfortable.

Thank Denise R
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Love coming to Wasabi for a lunch with girlfriends or family dinner! Sushi is my favorite !!! Fresh, tastes amazing, great presentation, what's not to love?! My favorite rolls- Wasabi and Triple tuna. The fried brussels sprouts are a must try!

Thank Travel_the_world11
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This is a brand new restaurant in a brand new strip in the very fast growing area of University Avenue near the border of Waukee and West DesMoines. It is the third DesMoines area restaurant in the Wasabi group, the others being Wasabi Chi and...More

Thank gopherhiker
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9500 University Ave, Suite 2101, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1745
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  West Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-987-6080
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