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Wasabi Chi

Douglas Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310-1840
+1 515-528-8246
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“sushi” (49 reviews)
“fried rice” (6 reviews)
“red curry” (4 reviews)
All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Douglas Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310-1840
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

I can only say that if you haven't tried it, don't wait to any longer!!! The best!!! So good that my wife has converted to Raw Sashimi and Raw Sushi, from all cooked.

Thank Cheffy6868
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Love this place. Excellent sushi. Excellent service. Andy is the best waiter!!! Had the crab Rangoon for the first time the other day. Wowzers was it good. Best sushi in town. We ate it all before I could snap a pic! We always get the...More

Thank clbosco
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Wasabi chi for lunch on a Sunday & it was surprisingly reasonably priced for such high-end food. I know they specialize in sushi but we opted to go for the non-sushi entrees. Unfortunately, the special lunch menu for 1 entree which comes with...More

Thank Pearl J
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This used to be one of favorites in Des Moines...but the last few times have been below par! The sushi rolls are lacking...the sauces aren't as good...and the entrees were eh. I thought maybe we hit it on a bad night..so we went back...still eh....More

Thank e_swanson86
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Fast, friendly service and excellent food. I've eaten here many times and really need to bring my professional camera with tripod to do the beautiful and delicious food justice. This trip, I had sushi and sashimi. Other trips, I've had the Bento Box. Would love...More

Thank Randy K
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant after it was recommended to me for a date night place with my husband. We sat on the bar side and quite liked it. It was nice & quaint. The other side sits more people and seemed busier. (Walked through to use...More

Thank Beth C
Reviewed 17 May 2017

My sons and I visited Wasabi Chi the other night for dinner because they remembered liking a dinner there a year or so ago. We left disappointed. I enjoyed my miso soup, edamame and few pieces of sushi, however, the three meals we ordered and...More

Thank IowaMum
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Met two other people here for a business lunch. Waitress was attentive and helpful. Very good selection on menu, with gluten free items marked. The red curry chicken was very good - enough spice to cause appreciation for water. Would like to go back for...More

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This place is a quaint lil place but is amazing when it comes to service, smiles, and amazingly good food with Supreme artists making your food. Our server Holly was amazing and helped us order foods we weren't accustomed to. It wasn't just a meal...More

Thank HonestJJReviews
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I had dinner at Wasabi Chi tonight. They got enough parking lots and a lot of staff to manage the peak hours without problem. The service is good, very fast. The tuna and the scrimp I had were very fresh. The Thai food they serve...More

Thank Peter S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Douglas Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310-1840
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-528-8246
Newly opened. Just reviewed today in The Des Moines Register Newspaper. Great value, service and sushi as well as various Asian dishes.
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