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Wazaaabi

#202 of 843 Restaurants in Cancun
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Av. Bonampak Plaza Peninsula local 9 y 10, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 889 9263
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13:30 - 23:00
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Mars, Pennsylvania
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195 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Don't like the cream cheese on just about every roll. Too many wasted high priced specialty rolls but the main staples are good..I loved the Hamachi Sashimi. It is fresh. Prices are about what you pay at a modest place in the US but with better quality.

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Thank Foodcritic11_11_11
1 review
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Really poor customer service, we arrive at 9:20 pm and it closes at 10:00 pm and they were already cleaning the kitchen, so they didn't want to serve us. Also the waiters were not friendly and the response time was slow

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Thank Manuel C
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134 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Our first visit to Wazaabi was not the best first impression. We saw that they had a special on Thursday and Sunday's "2 for 1" so we went there Thursday at 2:20pm. After standing around waiting to be seated, we were told to sit where ever we chose. After we sat it took 20 minutes for a waiter to stop... More 

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Cancun, Mexico
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

The food is amazing, I have been eating here for probably over a year now however yesterday I had the worst experience with their delivery service. I am a current customer, I was putting in a big order, they have me registered in their delivery system because they have delivered to my house before and all of a sudden they... More 

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Cancun, Mexico
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016

While the food is passable, and the outside seating would be pleasant - if it were not for the sickening stench of cigarette smoke which one has to endure as the outside is smoker friendly. Avoid going after dark. The interior of the restaurant has dreadful lighting reminiscent of an Oxxo on a low wattage diet. The ambiance inside is... More 

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Thank zenman44
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87 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

If you craving sushi in Cancun, you can't go wrong with this place. Situated in a little plaza, it is quiet and somewhat private. Very good menu, food, and service. We tried many things and there wasn't anything that I would recommend you avoid. We were 5 and ate a lot and the bill was $95. I would highly recommend... More 

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Thank Stephen1952a
Grupo M, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Wazaaabi, responded to this review

Hi Stephen, Thank you very much for visit and for your review! It´s a pleasure to have clients from other countries, come back soon! More 

Zermatt, Switzerland
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49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2015

Sushi and other dishes are very good. You get a lot of food to a very good price. The waiter was very nice and friendly.

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Thank RoTel_A
Grupo M, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Wazaaabi, responded to this review

thank you very much for your review, we offer the biggest and best quality in Cancun buns. we are happy to receive new customers from other countries, the hope of returning soon, greetings! More 

Vernal, Utah
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

Very friendly staff. Very prompt and very attenitive. Clean, and great ambiance. Would highly recommend. And would definitely make it a must stop on the next trip to cancun!!!!!

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Thank Robyn W
Grupo M, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Wazaaabi, responded to this review
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Hola! Muchas gracias por tus comentarios, en wazaaabi sushi house trabajamos para seguir ofreciendo el mejor sushi de Cancun ,... More 

Oldenburg
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106 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2015 via mobile

The Sashimi pieces were too big, the quality of the chicken yakitori was average. I would rather visit again the other Japenese Restaurant Irori because it is run by Japenese owners.

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1 Thank honestgerman
Grupo M, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Wazaaabi, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you very much for your review, in wazaaabi sushi house we work to continue offering the best sushi in Cancun and NOT to be just average, hope to see you soon! More 

milwaukee, wi
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 April 2015

We walked from the Sheraton Four Points. Wait staff didn't speak a lot of english, but enough. Miso Soup - Fantastic. Lots of tofu, great flavor and texture. Spring roll with shrimp - Awesome. Huge. Eating the ends is almost impossible, unless you have a huge mouth like I do. Peanut sauce was perfect. Wasaaabi Roll - Again, great flavor... More 

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1 Thank uncleyoda
Grupo M, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Wazaaabi, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you very much for your review, in wazaaabi sushi house we work to continue offering the best sushi in Cancun and NOT to be just average, hope to see you soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 40
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
13:30 - 23:00
Monday
13:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:30 - 23:00
Thursday
13:30 - 23:00
Friday
13:30 - 23:00
Saturday
13:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Bonampak Plaza Peninsula local 9 y 10, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 889 9263

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?