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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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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good42%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
“sushi” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
9500 University Ave, Suite 2101, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1745
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I tried so many sushi restaurants in the area and we always go back to Wasabi. This location is spacious and just as good as the other Wasabi locations. Service has always been fast and friendly. Prices are right for the quality....More

Thank alexandra381
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Typical strip shopping center. I tried this soon after opening and wasn't that impressed. Very recently I tried it again. Much improved with really good sushi. I tried a mix of raw and cooked. Just the right amount for lunch and comes with miso soup...More

Thank FrequentDinerWDM
Reviewed 6 March 2018

This place is the BOMB! So good! The place is kind of expensive but lets face it, do you find good sushi cheap??? NO! The Wasabi roll is so good, highly recommend it. My husband is not much of a sushi eater but he will...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I've been here a dozen times. I had other favorite sushi restaurants in town and now will drive out to Waukee for sushi at Wasabi. It's the best! The service is phenomenal too. A+ all the way around. Not the most romantic atmosphere if that...More

Thank Jill S
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

2  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 Susie B
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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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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